Melancholy Royalty Free Music

472 Melancholy tracks for Videos, Adverts, Youtube & more - Instant download - Unlimited Royalty Free License

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Mystical, futuristic cinematic soundscape featuring dark, droning synths, pulsating bass and skittering, fractured rhythms. Serene, moving modern cinematic piece in a similar style to Cliff Martinez, Thomas Newman, Brian Eno, Clint Mansell, Trent Reznor etc.

So Far, So Close

Unsettling atmospherics under gentling plucking acoustic guitar and a sprinkling of western style electric guitar. Reminiscent of movies like Babel and Traffic.

Solo piano and pride

A romantic piece that suggests a feeling of determination. Features piano, strings and choir creating a lush texture.

God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen

A warm, mellow and emotional orchestral rendition of the popular Christmas carol. Great for commercials, adverts, presentations, trailers and projects that need to convey that traditional Christmas feel.


A minimalist and moody ambient underscore. Suitable for a variety of applications such as nature/stop motion, city scapes. Etc.

Move on (Pop Ballad With Vocals)

Emotional pop ballad with a romantic male vocal, warm keyboards, optimistic strings, piano and a modern beat. For fateful, romantic and dramatic scenes.

Move on Logo

Emotional pop ballad with a romantic male vocal, warm keyboards, optimistic strings, piano and a modern beat. For fateful, romantic and dramatic scenes.

Dramatic Film Score Strings (Orchestral Background Soft Emotional)

Very soft long chord strings for dramatic scenes. Track conveys a sad feeling of being lost. Dynamic volume and tempo add to this dramatic effect. Very calm strings, combined with emotional and touching background choral vocals.Ideal for ending credits. Related as Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Sad ...

The Inspirational Horizon

Dramatic, monumental film score with an epic increase, hopeful strings, powerful brass and a modern beat. Ideal for big pictures and stirring movie scenes.

Just Love (Instrumental Version)

Romantic-sounding composition with an emotional piano melody. Ideal for thoughtful and dreamy scenes.

Just Love

Romantic-sounding composition with an emotional piano melody and a dreamy female voice. Ideal for thoughtful and dreamy scenes.


Futuristic, gentle breakbeat with atmospherically-rhythmic synthesizers, Kalimbas and dubby voices in the background, modern sounds and a groovy beat. Great for games, industry films and technology.

Forever Autumn

An ambient piano based track. Melancholy and spiritual, building up to the 55 second mark into a flowing lyrical melody. Great for documentary or time-lapse photography.

Breathe For Me

A slow moody and emotional piano gradually building to a climactic crescendo of distorted guitars and drums.

I Drift

An understated piece of music. Simple piano chords over an ambient background pad. Highly effective as a simple underscore for scenes of melancholy, romance, solitude, etc


A simple and effective ambient piece of music. Great for underscore and setting the mood. Lush pads underpinned by a solid bass and recurring guitar motif. Great for nature, documentary, optimism, solace. Covers many moods and applications.


A simple and effective ambient underscore featuring processed guitars and lush synth pads. A great mood setter. Suitable for nature,wide open spaces, documentary, optimism and solace.


Simple and effective mood setter featuring a repeating piano motif over an ambient bed. Perfect for documentary, personal achievement or melancholy scenes.

Beauty Of Sunrise

Dreamy, slightly melancholic-emotive ambient electro with smooth pads, airy synth melodies and an easy breakbeat. Great score for drama, suspense and sci-fi.

The Light Shines So Bright

Hypnotic ambient with atmospheric pads and melancholic guitar sounds. Perfect as background music!
Yann Keerim