Royalty Free Nostalgic / Melancholic Music
Loss, longing and sadness are highlighted in these mellow tunes. Feelings of tenderness, warmth and sadness give way to reflective feelings and flashbacks of old memories. Perfect for stories of romance and grief.
BPM 100: Sad and melancholy, this track features cello and piano. The intro moves into hauntingly beautiful female vocals over powerful strings and percussion. Sad, sorrowful and eerie.
BPM 80: A beautiful, uplifting piano track with subtle string layers and xylophone rhythms. Building percussion gives the piece a sense of moving towards a goal with purpose. Compelling, positive, inspirational.
BPM 86: A simple, yet emotional ambient pop track. A light blend of instruments creates a gentle feel without being too soft. Sweet, quiet, sentimental.
BPM 87: This relaxing instrumental track features guitar, keyboards, bass and strings. Gentle guitar strums along with a pure sound as the keyboard carries the melody accompanied by the smooth string section. Relaxing, soothing and calming.
BPM 70: Inspired by World War 2 cinematic music. Patriotic and heartwarming, this theme uses classic orchestral instrumentation and french horn for its main melody. The track rises into an epic uplifting crescendo and ends with a subtle piano and clarinet duo playing the main theme.
BPM 78: A reminiscent and calming track filled with ambient electric guitars as well as a melodic piano and acoustic guitar. Soft drums and synth underlays give off a cinematic depth. Gripping, compassionate and emotional.
BPM 68: A passionate and rousing soft rock track with a piano lead, complimented by guitars, bass, drums and a soaring string section. The track builds to an epic and inspiring climax. Well suited for dramatic scenes in a narrative project or documentary.
BPM 84: Emotional, cinematic and profound. This acoustic guitar and piano piece is a great fit for any personal project needing a deep and meaningful song. Heartache, sadness and regrets.
BPM 126: A beautiful and emotional track with piano, strings and vocals. Perfect for strong and emotional movie scenes.
BPM 90: A gentle solo on acoustic guitar make for a peaceful and nostalgic track. This piece evokes images of growing old in the country. Quiet, loving and wholesome.
BPM 100: This track is for projects with a serious message, depth, and/or informational materials. The piece is both serious yet emotional and unique. Driven by piercing and attention grabbing mandolin lines, this piece features an eclectic collection of instrumentation.
BPM 80: A powerful and moving piece. This track swells to a dramatic climax. The composition features violins and rising strings accented by a subtle piano line. Cinematic, dramatic, and stirring.
BPM 60: This track consists of an emotional piano solo. Reflective and melancholic, this track is evocative of sad memories, a haunting past or lost love. Perfect for any dramatic project.
BPM 95: This is a sad, yet peaceful track. The beautiful piano solo portrays feelings of loneliness, regret and loss. Well suited for dramatic projects.
BPM 90: A slow and orchestral piece. Haunting, melancholic and lonely. The piano's echoes and reverb create a feeling of despair and loss.
BPM 69: This track features a sad and haunting piano solo. The simple harmony and melody come together to create a reflective and somber mood. Nostalgic, pensive and sorrowful.
An emotionally strong and cinematic piece, filled with eerie voices and violin solos. Can be used for film, movie trailers, websites, advertisements and projects needing an emotional drive. A great piece for making that dramatic impact.
BPM 85: A blend of sweet, ethereal wordless female vocals and indie rock / post rock in an uplifting, majestic crescendo. Ideal for emotional ads or trailers.
BPM 190: A French themed waltz, using piano, accordion and orchestral accompaniment. Light hearted, with a catchy melody and rousing chorus. This track has elements of folk or gypsy styles within the melody.
BPM 58: Emotionally filled track. Poignant, thoughtful with a mix of nostalgia and hope. Piano, strings and Glokenspield.