Contemporary music is a genre that encompasses a wide range of styles and sounds, often described as current or modern, and is opposite of classical music. It can include genres such as pop, rock, electronic, experimental, and avant-garde. Pop is characterized by catchy melodies and simple harmonies, rock by heavy electric instruments, electronic by use of technology and looping, and experimental by use of unconventional techniques and sounds. Contemporary music is used in popular media, entertainment industry, advertising, live performances, and for personal enjoyment.

Free Contemporary music

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You know what's cool? A standpipe in the winter. I imagine this one with a hip mustache and a plaid beret. Enough of the imagery, this is a little downtempo chill piece with lush horn punctuation. Suitable for: walks in the rain, time-lapse videos, sad cooking shows. You can <A...
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Calm piano solo centered around a repeating Ab motive. 20 seconds before end the motive expands slightly with an added harmony.
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Impromptu piano solo with a strange little bounce rhythm. Catchy, and slightly "off". Ends on a fat rich chord.
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Dramatic cinematic music. Very fantasy.
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Attention in the lobby: The show will begin shortly. Please find your seat. Souvenir programs are available for purchase at every entrance. Remember to set your bleeping devices to non-bleepie mode. This show features flashing lights, live bats, and almond butter. If you have a condition that may cause problems,...
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Modern yet classic reggae piece. Starts with a classic video game riff.<BR>This piece of music is <A HREF="">available in an uncompressed format here</A>.
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Modern Vibraphone composition. 4 mallet, plays with rhythm over the entire range of the instrument.<BR>