melancholic background music

melancholic royalty-free film music designed for media projects

390 Tracks Title     /ID Description Duration
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Cookietown
ID: KF031702
Album: Quirky & Fun
A spirited flute plays the main melody in this charming, upbeat song. As it progresses, the arrangement nearly grows into a big band line-up with drum solos and vocal interjections. 02:06
Who I Am
ID: KF030609
Album: Ambient Flux
A peaceful piece of music starting with beautiful reversed piano chords. It develops into a very dynamic arrangement filled with a beat, strings and synth arpeggios. 02:56
Sea
ID: KF030608
Album: Ambient Flux
Mellow soundscapes open this floating, weightless collage of music which gains momentum as the beat drops in. The calm synths below the beat support the melancholic mood. 03:17
Living Water
ID: KF030607
Album: Ambient Flux
Starting from a small piano line, the arrangement gets bigger and more complex with a warm synth bass line and an unobtrusive beat giving this tracks its constantly floating characteristic. 02:52
Creative
ID: KF030604
Album: Ambient Flux
The track has a reflective mood which is created by the use of soft beats and wide sonic surfaces. Everything is held together by mellow piano chords. 03:19
Shining
ID: KF030602
Album: Ambient Flux
A rather transcendent piece of music which is characterised by the reverse piano pattern and synth arpeggios. Later it is accompanied by a half time beat and an electric guitar. 02:52
Blowing
ID: KF030601
Album: Ambient Flux
Starting as a soft soundtrack with piano and sound design the track evolves into to a larger arrangement with drums, strings and synths. 02:59
Lumberjack
ID: KF030510
Album: Dreams Atmosphere
Focusing on light acoustic instruments - steel guitar and piano - this track uses minimal accompaniment early on and gradually adds to it. The thoughtful melody invites deep contemplation and satisfaction. 03:37
Pink Rays
ID: KF030509
Album: Dreams Atmosphere
Slightly twisted, trippy harmonies and timbres dominate this track as well as a strong, continuous beat. Most instruments are slightly amplified or distorted; yet the track maintains a non-agressive, meditative feel. 04:06
Staring
ID: KF030503
Album: Dreams Atmosphere
Warm, atmospheric pads are infused by occasional reverberant background vocal elements. A steady pulse rhythm carries the arrangement through its meditative chord progressions. 02:49
Never Really Here
ID: KF030501
Album: Dreams Atmosphere
Soft, hollow atmospheric chords are joined by a round, static bass until a laid-back beat and accompanying elements overflow into the higher frequency ranges and envelop the piece in a tranquil reflectiveness. 02:49
Darken Demand
ID: KF030410
Album: Cinematic Piano Scoring
Steady piano arpeggios introduce a contemplative theme, that develops in with a powerful backing section and electronic elements, adding a touch of drama towards a grand climax. However, the track furthers its original rhythm with a bit of careful optimism sprinkled in between. 02:12
On The Road To Sanity
ID: KF030409
Album: Cinematic Piano Scoring
With a slightly playful 3/4 rhythm in the beginning, the track evokes childhood memories. In a truly cinematic fashion, the grand atmosphere takes the listener to a warm, predominatly orchestral middle part. In the final part, the bass note rests on one key, while light piano chords complete the journey. 03:26
Forsaken
ID: KF030408
Album: Cinematic Piano Scoring
This track plays with various emotions on the darker side: Gentle melancholy, uncertainty, mystery. Featuring various acoustic backdrops such as mallet rhythms, solo celli and string ensembles, the track later ends on a rather reflective, restful theme. 02:56
For Mary
ID: KF030407
Album: Cinematic Piano Scoring
A sweet, soulful piano theme opens the track, surrounded by wide, open, bright acoustic backing sections. It then builds rhythmically, adding shimmering piano elements as well as drums as well as orchestral instruments. After the peak, the track continues its rhythm and begins a second build-up during which it features a solo violin. The last part ends on broad, warm strings as well as shimmering piano chords as its final call. 03:55
Scenes From A Playground
ID: KF030406
Album: Cinematic Piano Scoring
Hopeful, innocent and altogether positive. Mixed with the overall cinematic, slightly chilly atmosphere of this album, the light piano melodies as well as flowing orchestral movements in the background give the track a dreamy, distant-world quality while remaining fully authentic and grounded. 02:37
Elevated
ID: KF030405
Album: Cinematic Piano Scoring
A gradually developing track - confident, positive with a touch of heavy-heartedness, sweet and elevating, travelling from deep piano chords into light, broad atmospheres and later joined by a solo violin. Gentle, shimmering and wide open with a slow pace. 02:28
Solitude Sweeps In
ID: KF030404
Album: Cinematic Piano Scoring
Piano chords serve as a slightly abstract opener to this thoughtful track - later joined by a solo violin and developing its theme further. Further down, the overall emotion turns toward cold melancholy, ending the piece on a bittersweet note. 03:00
Beyond The Giant Waves
ID: KF030403
Album: Cinematic Piano Scoring
The heartfelt beginning notes and arcs of piano and emotive backing orchestra evoke a sense of longing sadness until the piece briefly rises in its dynamic like an oncoming wave. A calm part follows, where distant horn-like sounds give way to solo violin tunes. Calming down even more, a mellow piano tune takes the spotlight and builds once more towards a big, open orchestral, rhythmically driving finale. 04:13
Paper Birds
ID: KF030402
Album: Cinematic Piano Scoring
Driven by subtle rhythm, a pensive piano theme carries the track, accompanied by light, subtle but powerful orchestral backing sections. The track moves forward through various arcs, at times rising optimistically and then returning back to gentle minimal instrumental accompaniment, putting the piano centre-stage. 03:49
Disruption
ID: KF030401
Album: Cinematic Piano Scoring
A searching, doubting piece of music with a steady piano arpeggio rhythm, being reinforced by orchestral strings and moving through various stages of various dynamic levels and clearness of rhythm, which on occasion fades completely into the background, yet comes in hard near the middle in a grand outburst of emotion, towards which the track once again builds near the end. 03:44
No More Fear
ID: KF030303
Album: On The Rise
A thoughtful, pulsating piano progression gets gradually supplemented and eventually fully enveloped by strings, woodwind staccatos, synthesizers and most prominently a smooth bass line. Later, drums and brass join the mix. 02:46
Make It Move
ID: KF030110
Album: Dance Rush
Starting out as a liquid dance track with smooth pads, subtle keys and bright FX, the track raises a biting synth line out of its smooth atmosphere. It peaks in two distinct choruses together with a whopping bass line. 03:05
Drop It
ID: KF030107
Album: Dance Rush
With a casual, groovy attitude, this track invites to dance all worries away. Stylish guitar-esque sounds, shining leads, rhythmic vocal elements and a bouncing beat create a carefree partying atmosphere. 03:21
Satisfaction
ID: KF029810
Album: Viral Pop
This track features pop strings, a captivating, groovy e-guitar line and semi-retro synth bass as well as melodies. The song plays with all elements, exchanging, building them up and mangling throughout its progression. 02:39
Waterfall
ID: KF029809
Album: Viral Pop
Atmospheric and "wet", this track comes with a solid dance rhythm, piano chords, vocal snippets in the background, plucked synth melodies and wide-open musical effects. 02:39
Dreams
ID: KF029807
Album: Viral Pop
Inviting to dance along, this catchy, dimensional track plays with a marimba hook, different electronic background elements, voice snippets and atmospheric effects. 02:47
Broken Words
ID: KF029805
Album: Viral Pop
A gritty trap-electro track alternating between thoughtful, atmospheric passages and a down-to-business, almost aggressive synth-dominated main part. 02:34
Breathing
ID: KF029804
Album: Viral Pop
Starting with a fresh, relaxed beat with piano chords and clean electric guitar, the piece packs a lot of heat in its chorus, where fast hi-hats and crisp synth lines drive the music. 02:52
Into The Transcendence
ID: KF029707
Album: Black Prophecy Vol.1
This track stands out above all for its sacred character, which is evoked by fugue-like melody lines and the sound of choir and organ. 02:00
A Medieval Morning
ID: KF029404
Album: Orchestral Colors
An orchestral track describing an early summer sunrise in a forgotten city. The sublimity of the city is expressed as well as the many battles that have left their mark. 02:08
Hide And Seek
ID: KF028711
Album: Orchestral Tales
Beautiful and playful orchestral music that scalates with epic percussions and a strong brass line 01:08
Dramatic Goodbye
ID: KF028710
Album: Orchestral Tales
An epic orchestral track full of heroic passages and nostalgic elements. 01:03
Champions Of Light
ID: KF028709
Album: Orchestral Tales
An epic orchestral tale that follows the peaks and valleys of a steady and heroic rise to a greatness, complete with subtle moments of tension that simmer and fester before bursting into a dramatic finale. 02:25
Armed Prayer
ID: KF028708
Album: Orchestral Tales
A peaceful yet ominous orchestral backdrop that culminates with a confident and decisive flourish. 02:16
Stealing The Medallion
ID: KF028707
Album: Orchestral Tales
An epic orchestral track with a playful interlude and a heroic ending. 01:30
Fountain Of Youth
ID: KF028706
Album: Orchestral Tales
A dramatic orchestral score that gently blossoms into a full story with moments of trepidation, fulfillment, and fascination. 01:10
The Ice Melts
ID: KF028705
Album: Orchestral Tales
A moving orchestral piece that fills the scene with a sense of awe and wondrous revelation. 02:28
Journey To Another World
ID: KF028704
Album: Orchestral Tales
A lush orchestral work instilling heroic quests with inspirational determination. 02:41
Tree Of Life
ID: KF028703
Album: Orchestral Tales
A magical and positive orchestration with epic choirs and brass 02:34
Endless Horizon
ID: KF028702
Album: Orchestral Tales
A delicate intro provides moments of reflection, before the tension rises dramatically and ultimately resolves into an emotional ending. 03:15
Miles Per Second
ID: KF028607
Album: Electroactive
Motivating Dubstep track with intense strings. 01:47
Move It
ID: KF028606
Album: Electroactive
Funky electro track with a positive vibe and a catchy melody. 03:12
Turn It Up
ID: KF028605
Album: Electroactive
Sidechained electro track with a catchy synthesizer tune. 02:43
Brute
ID: KF028604
Album: Electroactive
A futuristic and dynamic track. With energetic beats and electro sounds. 02:47
Through The Seasons
ID: KF028602
Album: Electroactive
Inspirational electro track with sweet choirs. 02:36
Electronic Emporium
ID: KF028601
Album: Electroactive
Electro beats combined with atmospheric strings and piano melody. 02:43
Sunday Drive
ID: KF028511
Album: Corporate and Positive
Energetic positive track with a sticky synthesizer melody line. 02:39
First Light
ID: KF028510
Album: Corporate and Positive
Melancholic inspirational track with emotional strings. 01:29
Confident
ID: KF028509
Album: Corporate and Positive
A melodic, energetic rock track with motivatig electric guitar and whistling. 02:33
Positive Motivation
ID: KF028508
Album: Corporate and Positive
Relaxing, calming music with quiet synthie sounds, accompanied by soft strings and electric piano. 02:44
Easy Walks
ID: KF028507
Album: Corporate and Positive
Rock track with melodic keys and a catchy tune. Energetic pleasant and positive. 02:32
Sunny And Bright
ID: KF028504
Album: Corporate and Positive
Acoustic and emotional with a positive melody. 02:30
Pearls
ID: KF028503
Album: Corporate and Positive
Melancholic music with piano and strings. Creates positive feelings and inspiration. 02:12
Aside
ID: KF028501
Album: Corporate and Positive
Groovy and cool, an rocky beat with positive attitude. 02:38
Open and Wide
ID: KF028409
Album: Synesthesia
A Filmscore song with a aello as the main character, epic and exalted. 02:04
Always Hope
ID: KF028408
Album: Synesthesia
Beautiful track full of hope, arranged with piano and strings. 02:35
Crossing the Way
ID: KF028407
Album: Synesthesia
Emotional, uplifting piece filled with piano, strings and a delightful flute. 02:57
Changing
ID: KF028406
Album: Synesthesia
Positive and gentle track with piano, cello and strings. Uplifting and motivating. 03:12
Ceiling
ID: KF028405
Album: Synesthesia
Melancholic quiet track carried by piano, cello and Guitar. Accompanied by drums. Floating and pulsating. Emotional but yet positive. 02:18
By Heart
ID: KF028402
Album: Synesthesia
A sensitive piece with a flowing piano, sustaining strings and guitar. Positiv, emotional and melancholic. 02:32
Entry
ID: KF028401
Album: Synesthesia
Positive track with uplifiting strings, guitars and choir. Emotional, stirring and melancholic. 03:50
Cruel Life
ID: KF028308
Album: Pop Music Vol.1
A driving and catchy pop-rock song with driving male vocals. 03:10
We Are Who We Are
ID: KF028307
Album: Pop Music Vol.1
Typical arena rock with calm verses, big chorus and motivational lyrics, pretty rocking! 03:23
Blank Heart
ID: KF028304
Album: Pop Music Vol.1
An emotional pop ballad with big sound and a beutiful female voice. 03:39
Walls In Our Heads
ID: KF028303
Album: Pop Music Vol.1
A danceable deep house track with acoustic instrumentation and a sweet female voice - a track with great potential! 03:37
Tree Of Life
ID: KF028207
Album: Emotional Promotion
A laidback and sweet acoustic pop track, performed in a sedate manner 01:54
Timepieces
ID: KF028206
Album: Emotional Promotion
A catchy pop track with memorable piano arpeggios in the style of Coldplay 02:17
Positive Charge
ID: KF028205
Album: Emotional Promotion
An emotional and hopeful pop rock track with catchy piano 02:10
Sunrays Around Every Corner
ID: KF028111
Album: Serious Business
In this urban pop track smooth rnb sounds are paired with breakbeats 00:34
Porcelain Man
ID: KF028109
Album: Serious Business
An intimate and emotional track that receives its special note through flowing piano arpeggios and memorable reverse sounds 01:00
Morning Sky
ID: KF028107
Album: Serious Business
An atmospherically versatile track with soft beats and calm interludes 03:12
Gentle Breeze
ID: KF028105
Album: Serious Business
An atmospheric pop track with laidback beats and a variety of melodic fill-ins 04:01
Deep Blue Matrix
ID: KF028104
Album: Serious Business
Cinematic big beat track with atmospheric synths and grooving drums 03:08
City At Night
ID: KF028103
Album: Serious Business
Trip-hop beats are paired with pulsating basses, melodic piano and other diverse soundscapes 03:17
Feeling Free
ID: KF028011
Album: Feelgood Vol.2
Harmonious pop-rock sounds with catchy guitar melodies embedded in a common chord progression 02:21
Clouds
ID: KF028010
Album: Feelgood Vol.2
Open and catchy pop-rock track in slow tempo, elegantly instrumented and topped off with a slide guitar in the chorus 04:02
Circles
ID: KF028009
Album: Feelgood Vol.2
Slow pop rock track with melodic guitars and uplifting chorus 02:32
Behind The Mask
ID: KF028006
Album: Feelgood Vol.2
An upflifting and atmospheric pop track with characteristic sound effects and slide guitar 03:30
The Healing Light
ID: KF027910
Album: Wellness Vol.01
A thoughtful and atmospheric pop track with melodious piano and acoustic guitars 03:31
The End Is The Beginning
ID: KF027909
Album: Wellness Vol.01
At first, a rather melancholic track with spherical pads and flutes, that then leads in a hopeful bridge 03:59
Silver Moon
ID: KF027908
Album: Wellness Vol.01
A bittersweet pop track with melodic guitars and piano 05:50
In Between My Lifes
ID: KF027903
Album: Wellness Vol.01
Melancholic yet smooth ambient track with spherical pads and a melodic piano part 04:08
Petite Reverie
ID: KF027715
Album: Piano Works
A triste ballad in 6/8 time, in the style of a romantic piano piece 00:59
Rainy Day
ID: KF027714
Album: Piano Works
A programmatic piano ballad that is being characterized by emotional melodies and arpeggios in minor 02:32
Motion
ID: KF027713
Album: Piano Works
A melancholic and calm piano track in a pop chord progression 03:07
Long Ago
ID: KF027712
Album: Piano Works
A mysteriously as well as imaginatively arranged track in 3/8 time 01:26
Le Ruisseau
ID: KF027711
Album: Piano Works
A beautiful yet bittersweet piano track in minor with flowing arpeggios 01:01
In The Morning Sun
ID: KF027710
Album: Piano Works
A peaceful and intimate piano piece in major with a hopeful vibe 01:12
In The Countryside
ID: KF027709
Album: Piano Works
A short yet emotional piano track with diverse harmonies 00:59
I Had A Dream
ID: KF027708
Album: Piano Works
A contemplative and calm piano track with interesting harmonic changes 01:01
Contemplation
ID: KF027707
Album: Piano Works
Emotional and epic track that is carried by a flowing piano and sustain strings 02:00
Cold Nights
ID: KF027706
Album: Piano Works
Intimate, almost sighing piano track with stripped-back accompaniment and simple motifs 00:59
The Invitation
ID: KF027705
Album: Piano Works
And intimate and harmonically diverse piano track with a simple melody progression and arpeggios 01:13
Melancholy
ID: KF027704
Album: Piano Works
An initally melancholic and intimate piano track that leads to an optimistic conclusion 01:17
Fallen Leaves
ID: KF027703
Album: Piano Works
And intimate and melancholic piano track with a simple melody progression and arpeggios 01:36
Soleil Et Neige
ID: KF027702
Album: Piano Works
Bittersweet melodic motifs are shaping this emotional solo piano piece 03:16
The Unshaken
ID: KF027701
Album: Piano Works
An emotional, orchestral piano track with various changes in tempo 02:15
Open Roads
ID: KF027612
Album: Automotive Vol.2
Melodic acoustic guitars and piano lines are paired with epic beats, modern synths and emotional strings 03:55
Highway Dawn
ID: KF027611
Album: Automotive Vol.2
Emotional piano lines culminate in an earth-shaking dubstep track with diverse beats, topped off with epic strings 05:12
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