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Royalty Free historic-period music

Give your production a cinematic soundtrack with epic filmic music, bursting with drama, deep emotion, and suspense. Covering most historical periods and cinematic genres, our royalty free historic music is perfect for dramas, documentaries, and other similar types of productions.

Found 274 tracks: historic-period

**Note - album and track previews are in 64kbps mp3 format. Purchased download albums and tracks will be 320kbps mp3. WAV files available upon request at no extra charge.**

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Track
Genre
Taken from the Album
Description
Length
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Mediaeval Lute
Mediaeval Lute
Mediaeval Lute
Historic/Period
lute, lyre, Tudor, Elizabethan, history, courtly, elegant, orderly, calm, serene
1.40
The Vikings
The Vikings
The Vikings
Historic/Period
dark, menacing, drone, historical, Saxons, soundbed
2.07
Crusades
Crusades
Crusades
Historic/Period
eastern, Arabic, exotic, deserts, eerie, oud, eastern pipe, atmospheric, gladiator, hot
3.14
Manfredini
Manfredini
Manfredini
Travel/Landscape
classical strings and guitar, baroque, orchestra, Renaissance, art, palaces, architecture, heritage, stately, sedate
2.25
Gagliarda
Gagliarda
Gagliarda
Historic/Period
classical, baroque, harpsichord, Renaissance, art, palaces, dignified, sedate, regal, courtly
1.56
Highwaymans Chase
Highwaymans Chase
Highwaymans Chase
Action/Adventure
chase, dramatic, historic, stirring strings, battle, fight, conflict, challenge, danger
2.31
World At War
World At War
World At War
Historic/Period
dark, sombre strings, aftermath, war, world war, shipwrecked, tension, gloomy, bleak, battlefield
2.07
Silent Movies
Silent Movies
Silent Movies
Comedy/Children
classic comedy, silent movies, Buster Keaton, funny, keystone cops, fast paced piano, comic, slapstick, whimsical
2.56
Battle Over Britain
Battle Over Britain
Battle Over Britain
Action/Adventure
stirring strings and horns, dogfight, aerial combat, war, military, air display, battle of Britain, conflict, history drama/documentary
2.23
Retrospective
Retrospective
Retrospective
Cinematic
beautiful poignant strings, harp, landscape, historical, french horn, epic, romantic, grand love theme, longing, touching
2.05
Lost Ones
Lost Ones
Lost Ones
Historic/Period
aftermath, loss, quiet, reflective, death, memories, memorial, tribute, historic drama/documentary
1.42
The Lover's Waltz
The Lover's Waltz
The Lover's Waltz
Orchestral/Classical
waltz, love, Strauss, Vienna, ballet, majestic, flowing, romantic, costume drama, period drama
3.10
Spring Hopes
Spring Hopes
Spring Hopes
Orchestral/Classical
waltz, love, countryside, nature, tranquil, hopeful, spring, fresh, period drama, landscape
3.19
Ready To Go
Ready To Go
Ready To Go
Historic/Period
lively solo piano, silent movies, action, chase, keystone cops, expressive
1.32
Greensleeves
Greensleeves
Greensleeves
Historic/Period
Henry Tudor, Tudors, banquet, historical, drama, period drama, costume drama, historic, Elizabethan, courtly
1.17
Kemp's Jig
Kemp's Jig
Kemp's Jig
Historic/Period
medieval, court, royal, historical, historic, minstrels, troubadours, royal, regal, costume drama
1.25
King's Pavan
King's Pavan
King's Pavan
Historic/Period
early music ensemble, regal, sedate, stately, frame drum, royal court, historical, medieval, middle ages, castle
2.22
Scotch Brawl
Scotch Brawl
Scotch Brawl
Historic/Period
Tudor, banquet, feasting, folk, historical, middle ages, historic, minstrels, troubadours, Elizabethan
1.17
Shooting Of The Guns
Shooting Of The Guns
Shooting Of The Guns
Historic/Period
lady's chamber, queens, historical, middle ages, sad, history documentary, drama, reflective, poignant, sombre
2.02
Staines Morris
Staines Morris
Staines Morris
Historic/Period
middle ages, Morris men, folk, historical, traditional English, folklore, English customs, historic, England, Morris men
2.04
Watkin's Ale
Watkin's Ale
Watkin's Ale
Historic/Period
bright fiddles and pipes, medieval village, feasting, banquet, historical, historic, Elizabethan, Tudor, courtly
1.31
Canzona A 4
Canzona A 4
Canzona A 4
Historic/Period
Elizabethan, historical, courtly, kings, Tudors, monarchy, royalty, courtly, refined, sedate
3.29
La Bonacossa
La Bonacossa
La Bonacossa
Historic/Period
Stuarts, Baroque, royal, palaces, strings, historical, historic, the Restoration, period drama, Charles I
4.09
Noel En Musette
Noel En Musette
Noel En Musette
Historic/Period
solemn, church organ, baroque, religion, traditional early Christmas, sincere, serious, religious, church music
1.57
Passacaglio
Passacaglio
Passacaglio
Historic/Period
Renaissance, the masters, royal, palaces, historical, historic, grand, grandiose, regal, royal
3.05
Toccata In C
Toccata In C
Toccata In C
Historic/Period
Bach, organ recital, religious, sombre, church music, religion, serious, dignified, serious, art
1.40
Beyond The Void
Beyond The Void
Beyond The Void
Tranquil/Atmospheric
deep bass pulse, dark, sad, ambient, chants, religious, mystic, dramatic, historic/heroic drama, brave
3.04
Journey To The Unknown
Journey To The Unknown
Journey To The Unknown
Orchestral/Classical
cinematic, historical, choirs, castles, middle ages, bygone eras, historic, gently building theme, end credits, finale
4.28
Cradling Ashes
Cradling Ashes
Cradling Ashes
Historic/Period
funeral, dark, sad, war, aftermath, defeat in battle, military, serious, sombre, melancholic
3.04
Elevation
Elevation
Elevation
Documentary
Scottish feel, Scotland, dual electric guitars, the highlands, stirring, dramatic, Celtic, factual/historic documentary, atmospheric, mellow
2.53
Xibalba's Curse
Xibalba's Curse
Xibalba's Curse
Cinematic
fantasy, mysterious, Raiders of the Lost Ark, sinister, dramatic, march, war, epic, historic, cinematic
1.20
Stalag Luft 3
Stalag Luft 3
Stalag Luft 3
Historic/Period
world war 2, prison camp, nazi, war, heroic, epic, Colditz, escape, grim, bleak
1.59
Scriptures
Scriptures
Scriptures
Historic/Period
bible, religion, excavations, desert, mysterious, sad, mystery, biblical, historic, reflective
1.35
Marching Legions
Marching Legions
Marching Legions
Historic/Period
war, Roman legions, battle, army, fighting, heroic, epic, marching, horns, military drums
1.51
Stalk and Cheese
Stalk and Cheese
Stalk and Cheese
Historic/Period
exotic, ambient, textural, landscape, dark, slow intro then fast chase
1.42
Beetle March
Beetle March
Beetle March
Historic/Period
insects, march, war, soldiers, regiments, battle
0.57
Bigbury House
Bigbury House
Bigbury House
Orchestral/Classical
classical, Georgian, stately home, luxury, court, historic, regal, country life, architecture, period drama
1.36
Orders of State
Orders of State
Orders of State
Historic/Period
royal procession, regal, Queen, classical, baroque, harpsichord and strings, period drama, costume drama, royal, stately
3.04
Coffee and Cookies
Coffee and Cookies
Coffee and Cookies
Orchestral/Classical
American colonies, western, the frontier, USA, lifestyle, timpani and rousing brass
1.52
Georgiana
Georgiana
Georgiana
Historic/Period
playful harp, landscape, royalty, castles, architecture, English countryside and heritage, sweeping violins
2.28
The Arrival
The Arrival
The Arrival
Orchestral/Classical
royal procession, regal, the Queen, classical, baroque, bassoon, strings, orchestral, uplifting, positive
3.51
Edwardian Waltz
Edwardian Waltz
Edwardian Waltz
Comedy/Children
whimsical, comic, Fawlty Towers style, antiques, waltz, comedy, fun, chamber orchestra, animal antics, young animals
0.55
The Procession
The Procession
The Procession
Historic/Period
royal procession, regal, the Queen, classical, baroque, period drama, costume drama, royal, stately, grand
3.20
Hunting Song
Hunting Song
Hunting Song
Historic/Period
waltz, regal, whimsical, light, rural, pastoral, the hunt, English countryside, the gentry
0.57
Badinerie
Badinerie
Badinerie
Orchestral/Classical
busy. Chopin, piano, strings, , upper class, aristocratic, sophisticated, regal
1.04
Quintet
Quintet
Quintet
Historic/Period
classical, Georgian, stately home, luxury, court, historic, regal, country life, architecture, period drama
1.28
The Duke
The Duke
The Duke
Orchestral/Classical
royal procession, regal, the Queen, classical, baroque, royal fanfare, historical, historic, courtly, aristocratic
3.18
Remembrance
Remembrance
Remembrance
Romantic
romantic harp and rousing fanfare, female voice, gentle, reflective
1.31
Romance
Romance
Romance
Historic/Period
tender piano, Victorian era, silent movies, love, nostalgia, nostalgic, the Victorians
1.00
Clara's Theme
Clara's Theme
Clara's Theme
Romantic
love, romance, nocturne, gentle, reflective, nostalgic, nostalgia, poignant, solo piano, tender
2.17

What Can Royalty Free Historic & Period Music Be Used For?

We provide a comprehensive library of royalty free historic and period music which can be used for all types of video productions.

Some examples of productions that you can use our royalty free historic music for include:

YouTube / Vimeo & Video Production – Our historic and period music tracks are perfect for use on YouTube, Vimeo, and other social media and streaming websites and really help to set the tone and historical context of your visual. If you’re involved with historic or factual drama productions on video streaming sites, then our period music tracks are ideal. Plus you only buy once and use forever.

TV Broadcasts – Our royalty free historic music tracks can also be used for all television productions, regardless of the TV channel your production will air on.

Video Games – Do you make video games? If so, music and sound are a huge part of the gaming experience. Add some royalty free historic and period music tracks to your video game productions.

Advertising – If you’re looking to set an historic mood for your advertisements, our royalty free historic music is ideal. Whether your advert is online, on TV or on radio, our royalty free music tracks can be a great way to set the right tone.