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Finals Study Playlist

As the year begins to wind down and finals slowly creep up on us, we thought you might need a killer study jam playlist, or at least some new tracks to add to your go-to list. We have scoured Spotify searching for instrumental study playlists and compiled many songs to create one amazing playlist that is sure to motivate you to get stuff done. Divided into two instrumental playlists below you will find soundtracks ranging from Harry Potter to Finding Nemo to The Shawshank Redemption and a list of more modern classical hits as well as instrumental remakes to pop hits! Enjoy!

Movie Soundtracks

Corynorhinus- Hans Zimmer, James Newton Howard (Batman Begins)

Raising the Sail- Philip Glass, Burkhard Dallwitz (The Truman Show)

Cornfield Chase- Hans Zimmer (Interstellar)

Harry’s Wondrous World- John Williams (Harry Potter and The Sorcerer's Stone)

Concerning Hobbits- Howard Shore (The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring)

Torn Souls- Hans Zimmer, Geoff Zanelli, Blake Neely (The Pacific)

Nemo Egg (Main Title)- Thomas Newman (Finding Nemo)

Brooks Was Here- Thomas Newman (The Shawshank Redemption)

The Swings of Central Park- Alexandre Desplat (Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close)

Time- Hans Zimmer (Inception)

The Adventures of Tintin- John Williams (The Adventures of Tintin)

The Greatest Game Ever Played- Brian Tyler (The Greatest Game Ever Played)

This Land- Hans Zimmer, Lebo M. (The Lion King)

Main Title- James Horner (Braveheart)

Only A Dream- Danny Elfman (Alice in Wonderland)

Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence- Ryuichi Sakamoto (Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence)

The Green Mile- Thomas Newman (The Green Mile)

Love Death Birth- Carter Burwell (Breaking Dawn) (Yes, Twilight)

The Imitation Game- Alexandre Desplat, London Symphony Orchestra (The Imitation Game)

Hedwig’s Theme- John Williams (Harry Potter and The Sorcerer's Stone)

The Theory of Everything- Johann Johannsson (The Theory of Everything)

Mountains- Hans Zimmer (Interstellar)

Theme- John Williams, Boston Pops Orchestra (Jurassic Park)

I’m Forrest...Forrest Gump- Alan Silvestri (Forrest Gump)

Rooftop Kiss- James Horner (The Amazing Spider-Man)

Classical with a Twist

Début- Mélanie Laurent

Cello Gonzales- Chilly Gonzales

Wide Awake (Violin Version)- Taylor Davis

Autumn Hill- John Hopkins

With Or WIthout You- 2Cellos

Aliquot- Poppy Ackroyd

Titanium / Pavane- The Piano Guys

The Reader (Malbork)- Bill Ryder-Jones

Blank Space (String Quartet Tribute to Taylor Swift)- Vitamin String Quartet

Falling, Catching- Agnes Obel

Pompeii (String Quartet Tribute to Bastille)- Vitamin String Quartet

A Softer World- Luke Howard

Chasing Cars- Simply Three

Sonet luz de la Luna- Ludwig van Beethoven

Viva La Vida- Simply Three

River Flows In You- Yiruma

Pumped Up Kicks- St. Martins Pops Orchestra

Rêverie- Claude Debussy, Alain Planes

Counting Stars- Simply Three

Glasslight- Desertshore

Lithium- Maxence Cyrin

Story of My Life- The Piano Guys

One Note- Alberto Giurioli

Cool Kids (String Quartet Tribute Echosmith)- Vitamin String Quartet

Reel- Dmitry Evgrafov

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