"Cinematic music" is a term that refers to music written specifically for film or other visual media. It encompasses a wide range of styles, including orchestral, electronic, and experimental music, and is designed to enhance the emotional impact of the visual images on screen. Cinematic music can be used for a variety of purposes in a film, such as setting the mood, creating tension, and highlighting important moments. It often incorporates elements of classical, popular and ethnic music. The music is composed to match the pace of the scene and support the overall narrative of the film.

Cinematic music can also refer to music which is inspired by the sound and feel of film scores and soundtracks, even if it is not written specifically for a film. It can be used in a variety of contexts, such as in video games, television shows, and advertising. It is widely used to create an emotional and immersive experience that can be used to tell a story and create a feeling of a different world.

Free Cinematic music

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Woodwinds enter 53 seconds in, and the tone changes from outright depressing to somewhat hopeful.
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A slow, meditative psalm for orchestra and basso cantante. The lyrics are nothing more than the word, "Domine", and some nonsense syllables.
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Small calm transition; descending wind ensemble blending to ascending string ensemble. Short, and efficient!
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Just a small section of quiet fast playing strings from "Danse Macabre".
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A sound track piece with Kit and Trombones/French Horns throughout.<BR>
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Dark horror soundscape with technological and mechanical overtones.
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A Summer fantasia.....
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Lyrical melody and full of emotional moments composition. Brings back memories and feelings while listening to it.
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A short piece that mixes the symphony with frenzied electronica elements and a dance beat. The horns are blasting and discordant, the synthesizer is manic, the effects disorienting, and the final cresecendo push is loud and forceful.
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Intense, slightly urban piece with rich chordal melodies.
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James Scott composition.