About Us

What we do

Premiumbeat.com provides high quality Royalty Free Music for all new and traditional media, including websites, online videos, slide shows, DVDs and CD-ROMs, television, radio, films, etc.

How it works

Purchasing music is very simple. Browse our products, preview and purchase online with a credit card or your Paypal account, and download your purchase immediately. Your product will be on your desktop within minutes!

A Father & Son Team

Created in 2005, Premiumbeat.com is an innovative and creative endeavor initiated by Francois Arbour and his father Gilles Arbour. With over 35 years of combined experience, they bring valuable insights from interactive media and business development to the company.

Francois has more than 10 years of experience in the Interactive Advertising Industry, having worked with clients such as Le Cirque du Soleil, Adidas, Sony Japan, MGM Grand, Bell Canada, Molson, etc. Gilles has been an entrepreneur and marketing specialist in Canada and in the USA for more than 25 years.

10 Key Facts About Premiumbeat.com

1. Hand Picked Premium Quality Music

Unlike many Music Libraries, Premiumbeat.com does not automatically accept all submitted music. Instead, we work with few talented musicians and we select from the best music they submit. We even remove music from our catalog if our customers do not appreciate it. We do it all so you save time and quickly find the right music to match your needs. At Premiumbeat.com, we do not aim to be the largest Music Library — we just want to be the best!

2. Exclusive Music

Exclusivity is crucial to Premiumbeat.com. All our music is exclusive to us. You will not find our music anywhere else. Only people who license music through us, have the right to use it. So, there is no dilution factor where everyone ends up with the same music. The only exception is when it comes to classical music — neither Beethoven nor Mozart gave us exclusivity…

3. Legal Affordable Music

Legal Affordable music is what we provide. Our tracks are 100% guaranteed by all our composers to be Copyright Clear. 

4. Professional Composers

Our composers are professionals with eclectic backgrounds and training. But they all share one common passion — music and they are recognized by their peers. They are members of Performing Rights Organizations and all their music is legally registered. We are honored to make their music available to you.

5. Our Website is Designed for You!

The Premiumbeat.com website is designed with you in mind. We understand the process of listening and finding the right music track. So, we’ve made it easy for you to navigate our website and quickly find the right tune by browsing through Categories, Themes, Artists or Collections, or simply by using our powerful Search Engine. We also offer a great membership area to manage your music selections and to facilitate the order process.

6. Our website is iPad / iPod compatible

You like browsing on your mobile device? We do too. Premiumbeat.com is fully compatible with your iPad / iPod. You can now preview all our music on your mobile device using our HTML5 music player.

7. Our Blog

We cover topics important to you - our customers. Professional bloggers give you the latest news and create tutorials about Final Cut Pro, Avid Media, Adobe Premiere, After Effects and more. We also write often about Royalty Free Music and music Copyright You can visit our blog at premiumbeat.com/blog.

8. Our Offices

Our offices are located in Canada, but with thousands of customers from all around the world, our Music Library really is where you are, in your home or in your office, right on your desktop, 365 days a year and 24 hours a day.

Our postal address is
Arbour Interactive Inc.
4398 St-Laurent
Suite 103
Quebec H2W 1Z5

9. We Love What We Do!

We are excited to do what we do. We work with great composers. We are surrounded by first class designers and programmers. But most of all, we work for the best and the most creative customers in the world! Naturally, we strive to provide the best possible customer service and are always happy to hear from you.

10. Our Clients

Our clients are an extremely diverse group of inspired people and organizations — advertising agencies, web designers, flash developers, video producers, film makers, photographers, business people, website owners, major corporations and small shop owners, interactive media designers, college students…

Our music has been used in TV shows and advertising, videos and audio books, and on websites. It has been heard in school projects, at Film Festivals, on radio stations and on YouTube. It has been used for meditation CDs, yoga instructions, poetry reading, non-profit organizations CD-ROMs for their supporters. It has been integrated in children toys. It has been used in games on line and off-line, in downloadable software, music-on-hold, background music in stores, e-cards, e-learning programs and documentaries, as well as in programs designed for young musicians, for autistic children education, in DVDs for deer hunters… even potty training videos!

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Thank you for choosing our music,

Francois Arbour & Gilles Arbour


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