Royalty Free Dramatic Music
These are dramatic background music tracks written specifically for any type of scene with tense or suspenseful setting.
Royalty free dramatic music moments between participants in these tense and dramatic situations.
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- 20's / 30's / 40's / Cabaret
- 50's / 60's / 70's / Retro
- Acoustic Guitar
- Action / Thriller
- Ambient Chill
- Americana / Blues
- Big Beat / Techno
- Bossa / Brazilian
- Christmas / Holiday
- Comedy / Fun / Kids
- Corporate / Positive
- Country Music
- Dance / House / Club
- Drama / Tension
- Dramedy / Lifestyle
- Dubstep / DnB / Uptempo
- Electro / Breakbeat
- Fantasy / Mystery
- Film Music / Trailer Music
- Funky / Groovy
- Hard Rock / Heavy Metal
- Hip Hop / Trip Hop
- Horror / Suspense
- India / Bollywood
- Indie Rock / Punk / Surf
- Irish / Celtic
- Island / Tropical
- Jazz / Modern
- Jazz / Traditional
- Laid Back / Downtempo
- Latin / Salsa
- Logos / Stingers
- Middle East / Africa
- Music Loops
- New Age / Meditation
- News / Technology
- Orchestral Music
- Orient / Asia
- Percussion / Drums
- Piano Music
- Pop Music / Uplifting
- Progressive Rock
- Reggae / Ska
- RnB / Urban
- Romantic / Sentimental
- Sci-fi Music
- Travel / Documentary
- Unique / Different Music
- Violin / Fiddle
- Vocal Music w/lyrics
- World - Europe
composer: Richard Temple | duration: 133 seconds
Minimalist and reflective piano and glockenspiel with subtle harmonium and pads. Atmospheric, magical and mysterious. Great for exploration, reflection, discoveries and much more.
composer: Jon Cooper | duration: 2 seconds
Flowing, floating, ambient track. Think the film Traffic. Very cool.
composer: Robert Mann | duration: 60 seconds
The bass drums leads this song with a mesmerizing pulse, followed by a simple repetitive guitar line. The song maintains the basic theme throughout, but builds until the end, where it ends with the pulse of the bass drum again. Drum Kit, Drum Machine, Bass (Electric), Guitar (Electric), Percussion, Synthesizer Tempo-111, medium
composer: Wade Mosher | duration: 205 seconds
Track with lots of tension. Features piano, vibes and other instruments.
composer: Giannis | duration: 110 seconds
Quirky and hypnotic retro classical piece, with a heavy influence from Italian traditional music and Baltic/Gypsy music as well.
With a somewhat funny and unusual mystery aura, investigative and foggy.
A repetitive cello pizzicato progression is surrounded by a series of dreamy chromatic melodies on mandolin, clarinet, flute, celesta, glockenspiel, basson, harmonium and violin.
This piece could easily fit a Frederico Fellini's surreal scene.
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composer: Felipe Adorno | duration: 160 seconds
Heroic epos. Starts very dramatic and mysterious with lots of bass and then Horns play the main theme, moving to a climax. Than, dramatic atmosphere returns. Great as a soundtrack for film, trailer or credits run, intro. Also fits any war, fantasy video game.
composer: Sergei Stern | duration: 138 seconds
Poignant, gentle guitar over deep strings and ethnic drums resolve to quiet accomplishment.
composer: Brilliant Music | duration: 45 seconds
composer: Yuri Sazonoff | duration: 217 seconds
Perfect CSI fodder. Cool hip hop groove, Seriously nasty sound design, raw authentic moog and oberheim analog lines and stuttered guitars. Antagonistic and thought provoking from top to tail!
composer: Dave Klotz | duration: 177 seconds
The storm clouds quickly gather over you, The wind picks up and begins hurling needle sharp rain drops in your face as you stand baffled by the spectacle ---Absence darkness, dimness, murkiness, obscurity pitch-dark black foreboding depressing: black, bleak dreamy dark , afraid, aghast,apprehensive, bugged, careful, choked, clutched, concerned, disquieted, distressed, disturbed,disturbing dreading, fearful, fidgety, ,searching apprehensive careful tension crime cheating waiting looking lie future past loss experimenting , Ibuilding opening closing glass Philip
composer: Ilya Kaplan | duration: 113 seconds
A mysterious, atmospheric cue with ambient synthetics, sparse distant percussion, etc. Somewhat tribal, making it suitable for topics involving ancient, historical, or cultural mysteries.
composer: EH Music | duration: 95 seconds