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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 284 tracks: historic-period

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Retro Rocket - Bonus
Retro Rocket - Bonus
adventure chase, action , james bond...
Retro Rocket - Bonus
Historic/Period
adventure chase, action , james bond
1.28
Street Chase - Bonus
Street Chase - Bonus
adventure chase, action, james bond...
Street Chase - Bonus
Historic/Period
adventure chase, action, james bond
1.08
Moon Roller - Bonus
Moon Roller - Bonus
adventure chase, action , james bond...
Moon Roller - Bonus
Historic/Period
adventure chase, action , james bond
3.41
Not Stirred - Bonus
Not Stirred - Bonus
adventure chase, action , james bond...
Not Stirred - Bonus
Historic/Period
adventure chase, action , james bond
1.34
Misiing Satellite - Bonus
Misiing Satellite - Bonus
adventure chase, action , james bond...
Misiing Satellite - Bonus
Historic/Period
adventure chase, action , james bond
0.39
Microfiche - Bonus
Microfiche - Bonus
adventure chase, action , james bond...
Microfiche - Bonus
Historic/Period
adventure chase, action , james bond
1.30
European Spy - Bonus
European Spy - Bonus
adventure chase, action , james bond...
European Spy - Bonus
Historic/Period
adventure chase, action , james bond
1.32
Spiked - Bonus
Spiked - Bonus
adventure chase, action , james bond...
Spiked - Bonus
Historic/Period
adventure chase, action , james bond
2.11
The 50's 56 Caddy
The 50's 56 Caddy
dance, fifties, good times, rockabilly, dance hall...
The 50's 56 Caddy
Historic/Period
dance, fifties, good times, rockabilly, dance hall, 1960, 1950, rock n roll, jive, GIs
1.06
The 60's Searching FOR THE 60's
The 60's Searching FOR THE 60's
sixties, peace, festivals, Liverpool sound, retro,...
The 60's Searching FOR THE 60's
Historic/Period
sixties, peace, festivals, Liverpool sound, retro, vintage, flower power, hippies
1.12
The 70's Friday Night Revue
The 70's Friday Night Revue
seventies, cheese showtime, funky, 70's TV theme, ...
The 70's Friday Night Revue
Historic/Period
seventies, cheese showtime, funky, 70's TV theme, 70's cop show
1.36
The 70's Easy Rider
The 70's Easy Rider
seventies rock guitar, Bryan Adams feel, good time...
The 70's Easy Rider
Historic/Period
seventies rock guitar, Bryan Adams feel, good times, hippy, music festival, feel good, 70's bands, easy going, carefree, upbeat
1.46
Metallic Wasteland
Metallic Wasteland
metal, cold, industrial, disturbing, dystopia, dar...
Metallic Wasteland
Historic/Period
metal, cold, industrial, disturbing, dystopia, dark, epic, drones
1.18
2012
2012
cinematic, epic, classical, majestic, choirs, hist...
2012
Cinematic
cinematic, epic, classical, majestic, choirs, historic, heroic, stimulating, descriptive, exciting
2.50
Conflict
Conflict
war, military, fight, epic, heroic, cinematic, act...
Conflict
Historic/Period
war, military, fight, epic, heroic, cinematic, action to quiet mood, aftermath, sorrow, sadness
1.51
Infiltration
Infiltration
danger, battle, war, army, ambush, epic, cinematic...
Infiltration
Historic/Period
danger, battle, war, army, ambush, epic, cinematic, chase, fugitive
1.58
Don't Go There
Don't Go There
scary, tension, warning, desert, epic, ancient...
Don't Go There
Historic/Period
scary, tension, warning, desert, epic, ancient
1.47
Golden Age
Golden Age
epic, heroic, dramatic, Hans Zimmer, pirates, voya...
Golden Age
Historic/Period
epic, heroic, dramatic, Hans Zimmer, pirates, voyage, cinematic, ocean, sailing ships, historic
2.24
The Battle
The Battle
epic, heroic, dramatic, tension, war, battle, figh...
The Battle
Historic/Period
epic, heroic, dramatic, tension, war, battle, fight, cinematic, conflict, strife
2.25
Pirates Year 1600
Pirates Year 1600
epic, heroic, dramatic, Hans Zimmer, pirates, voya...
Pirates Year 1600
Historic/Period
epic, heroic, dramatic, Hans Zimmer, pirates, voyage, cinematic, swaggering, swash buckling, ocean
3.10
Pirates Voyage
Pirates Voyage
epic, heroic, dramatic, pirates, sea, voyage, cine...
Pirates Voyage
Historic/Period
epic, heroic, dramatic, pirates, sea, voyage, cinematic, ocean, oceanic, seafaring
1.50
Midsummer Nights Dream
Midsummer Nights Dream
classical, ballet, drama, romance, celebration, lo...
Midsummer Nights Dream
Orchestral/Classical
classical, ballet, drama, romance, celebration, long track, regal, royal, stately, historic
5.56
Quia Respexit
Quia Respexit
classical, sad, adagio, noble, regal, funeral, cou...
Quia Respexit
Orchestral/Classical
classical, sad, adagio, noble, regal, funeral, court, historic, funereal, majestic
2.50
Romanza
Romanza
sad, historic, love, noble, dignity, beautiful, or...
Romanza
Romantic
sad, historic, love, noble, dignity, beautiful, orchestral, heartfelt, tearful, emotional
5.00
Savannah Sunrise
Savannah Sunrise
Egypt, pyramids, ancient, historic, hot, desert, A...
Savannah Sunrise
Historic/Period
Egypt, pyramids, ancient, historic, hot, desert, Arabs, Islam, reflective, oasis
1.21
Ancient Secrets
Ancient Secrets
Egypt, pyramids, ancient, historic, hot, desert, a...
Ancient Secrets
Travel/Landscape
Egypt, pyramids, ancient, historic, hot, desert, arabs, islam, sad, mystical
1.26
On The Cross
On The Cross
religious, bible, Christians, sacrifice, sad, refl...
On The Cross
Historic/Period
religious, bible, Christians, sacrifice, sad, reflective, mourning, heartfelt
1.21
Roman Soldiers
Roman Soldiers
menace, legions, ancient, power, might, emperor, g...
Roman Soldiers
Historic/Period
menace, legions, ancient, power, might, emperor, gladiator, war, drama, clash
2.02
In The Desert
In The Desert
hot, desert, lost, ancient, Egypt, drought, Islam,...
In The Desert
Historic/Period
hot, desert, lost, ancient, Egypt, drought, Islam, the Sahara, mirage, oasis
1.17
Promised Land
Promised Land
market, bazaar, upbeat, action, epic, adventure, e...
Promised Land
Historic/Period
market, bazaar, upbeat, action, epic, adventure, exotic, eastern travel
1.12
Ancient History Unfolding
Ancient History Unfolding
tension, mystery, discovering, ancient, historic, ...
Ancient History Unfolding
Drama
tension, mystery, discovering, ancient, historic, secret revealed, shock, dramatic, unexpected, mysterious
1.52
Mystery Land
Mystery Land
ambient, mystery, journey, Islam, middle east, ten...
Mystery Land
Historic/Period
ambient, mystery, journey, Islam, middle east, tension, suspense, drama
1.43
Last Remnants
Last Remnants
ancient, monuments, history, pharaohs, desert, isl...
Last Remnants
Historic/Period
ancient, monuments, history, pharaohs, desert, islam, syria, afghanistan, reflective
1.15
America on the Move
America on the Move
big band, prohibition, jazz age, Charleston, World...
America on the Move
Historic/Period
big band, prohibition, jazz age, Charleston, World War 2, Glen Miller style, trumpet, lively, bright, vibrant
0.40
Optimistic Ballroom Big Band
Optimistic Ballroom Big Band
cha cha, ballroom, uptempo, happy, 1940, nostalgic...
Optimistic Ballroom Big Band
Historic/Period
cha cha, ballroom, uptempo, happy, 1940, nostalgic, retro, big band, dance, 1940's
1.13
Duty And Honour
Duty And Honour
gladiator, epic, emotional, cinematic, heartfelt, ...
Duty And Honour
Historic/Period
gladiator, epic, emotional, cinematic, heartfelt, stirring, rousing, historic, heroic, grand
1.23
Herioc Defiance
Herioc Defiance
bravery, epic, heroic, war, historic, loss, inspir...
Herioc Defiance
Historic/Period
bravery, epic, heroic, war, historic, loss, inspiring
1.18
Battle Lines
Battle Lines
action cue, violence, fight, war, battle, evil, cl...
Battle Lines
Historic/Period
action cue, violence, fight, war, battle, evil, clash, conflict, heroic, epic
1.20
Going To War
Going To War
leaving home and loved ones, departing, sad farewe...
Going To War
Historic/Period
leaving home and loved ones, departing, sad farewell, cinematic, war, clash, conflict, grand, orchestral
2.41
Million Miles Away
Million Miles Away
tension, military drums, war, soldiers, world war,...
Million Miles Away
Historic/Period
tension, military drums, war, soldiers, world war, dark, uneasy, conflict
1.57
Prepare For Battle
Prepare For Battle
action cue, violence, fight, war, battle, evil, ev...
Prepare For Battle
Historic/Period
action cue, violence, fight, war, battle, evil, evil forces, conflict, clash, tension
1.09
Battle Cry
Battle Cry
reflective, sad, epic, heroic, war, victory, after...
Battle Cry
Historic/Period
reflective, sad, epic, heroic, war, victory, aftermath, emotive, the end, finale
0.56
Dreams
Dreams
dreamy, atmospheric, low cello, sad, dreamlike, wi...
Dreams
Historic/Period
dreamy, atmospheric, low cello, sad, dreamlike, wistful, loss, emptiness
1.13
Awaiting News
Awaiting News
cinematic strings, drama, war, epic, dark, afterma...
Awaiting News
Historic/Period
cinematic strings, drama, war, epic, dark, aftermath
1.22
Bachman Jungle
Bachman Jungle
classical, bach, regal, historic, mozart, chamber ...
Bachman Jungle
Historic/Period
classical, bach, regal, historic, mozart, chamber orchestra, costume drama, period drama, majestic, royal
1.16
Spring Onions
Spring Onions
retro, 1960s, swinging London, pop, sexy, historic...
Spring Onions
Dance/Pop
retro, 1960s, swinging London, pop, sexy, historic, fashion, hip, hammond organ, 60's electric guitar
2.46
Emotional
Emotional
emotional, sad, elegy, remember, epic, military, t...
Emotional
Historic/Period
emotional, sad, elegy, remember, epic, military, triumph, quest, warfare, warrior
3.00
Santan
Santan
dark, cinematic, historic, war, military, epic, po...
Santan
Historic/Period
dark, cinematic, historic, war, military, epic, powerful, conflict, strife, warfare
2.09
Sunday
Sunday
peaceful, emotional, cinematic, landscape, romanti...
Sunday
Orchestral/Classical
peaceful, emotional, cinematic, landscape, romantic, inspiring, stately homes, countryside, manors, castles
2.03
A Lost Love
A Lost Love
cinematic, emotions, passing time, epic, romantic,...
A Lost Love
Cinematic
cinematic, emotions, passing time, epic, romantic, sweeping strings, drama, historical, historic, voyage
2.12

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.