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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. Perfect for historical and factual drama and documentary.

Found 283 tracks: historic-period

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Prehistoric
Prehistoric
Prehistoric
Historic/Period
ancient history, stone age, eerie, mysterious, dramatic, planet of the apes, spooky, dawn of man, prehistoric, cave dwellers
2.29
Arthurian Legend
Arthurian Legend
Arthurian Legend
Historic/Period
medieval, love, epic, orchestra, grand, historical, choir, french horn, dramatic, history
2.10
Roman Excavation
Roman Excavation
Roman Excavation
Historic/Period
Romans, historical, atmospheric, ancient history, horns, castles
1.53
Roman Legion
Roman Legion
Roman Legion
Historic/Period
war, military, fighting, Roman soldiers, centurions, gladiators, dramatic, dark, conflict, history drama/documentary
1.30
Mediaeval Banquet
Mediaeval Banquet
Mediaeval Banquet
Historic/Period
Tudors, Henry V111, banquet, history, feasting, events, castles, medieval
2.07
Tudor Times
Tudor Times
Tudor Times
Historic/Period
atmospheric, harp, historic, dramatic, melancholic, Tudor, aftermath, history drama/documentary
2.12
Lady In The Lake
Lady In The Lake
Lady In The Lake
Cinematic
atmospheric choir, romantic harp, strings, sad, landscape, historic, epic love theme, gentle, touching, heartfelt
2.20
Plainsong
Plainsong
Plainsong
Historic/Period
monk, plainsong, monastery, Spanish guitar, religious, ambient, historical, male voice, evocative, religion
2.30
Monastic Times
Monastic Times
Monastic Times
Historic/Period
slow and evocative, sad, melancholic choral, cold, historical, regret, dark ages, history
2.58
Telucis
Telucis
Telucis
Historic/Period
latin prayer, monk's chant, mass, church, the pope, religious, dark ages, historical, monastery, abbey
1.34
Mediaeval Lute
Mediaeval Lute
Mediaeval Lute
Historic/Period
lute, lyre, Tudor, Elizabethan dance, 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, dance, majestic, flowing, romantic, costume 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, dance, period drama, costume drama, historic, Elizabethan
1.17
Kemp's Jig
Kemp's Jig
Kemp's Jig
Historic/Period
lively medieval dance, 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, royalty
2.02
Staines Morris
Staines Morris
Staines Morris
Historic/Period
middle ages, Morris men, folk, historical, traditional English, folklore, English customs, historic, England, Morris dance
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 dance, 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