Encyclopedia SpongeBobia
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Closing Door Sting (aka "Evil Plans", "Closing the Door") was composed by Nicolas Carr. It is mostly known for being the dramatic cue that plays at the end of some specials' first parts. The main instruments being played in the piece include low brass, a timpani, cymbals, and other percussion instruments.


Closing Door Sting

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Closing the Door

Closing the Door Sting


  • The track coincidentally plays in "The Great Patty Caper" when Plankton closes the train's door.
  • Between "Trenchbillies" and "Married to Money," The 3 Challenges took five years to return.
  • Closing Door Sting, The 3 Challenges and Closing the Door use a sampled orchestral crescendo from Orchestral Colours called "Crescendo Fin 10." Closing the Door Sting uses "Crescendo Fin 10 A."