The melody is familiar as “Cheer! Boys, Cheer!” a song popular during the US Civil War era. This delicate piano solo arrangement includes the basic melody with variations.
The melody is motivational and uplifting with an underlying sense of purpose, courage, and a call to duty. The variations and fast piano piano sections give it a light, happy feel while still tied to the deep purpose provided by the melody.
This music is suitable a wide variety of uses. The piece in its entirely would be suitable for a silent film or any kind of storytelling, as it has a sense of a journey or adventure. The 2nd variation in particular is more lively and fun and could be background for a comedy, a search, crowds, traffic, confusion, bustle or busy-ness.In addition to the entire music piece, your download includes the following shorter excerpts:
- Main Theme 0:42 (in preview from 0:28-1:10)
- 1st Variation 0:42 (in preview from 1:10-1:53)
- 2nd Variation 0:43 (in preview from 1:53-2:36)
- Finale 1:17 (in preview at 2:36)