Instrumental piano music to license for documentaries, trailers, films and YouTube videos. From quiet, serene and tender emotional solo piano to tense and moody atmospheric soundtracks. The music tracks range in style from sad, dark and harrowing to light and uplifting.

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  • Into Green by Simon Wilkinson

    Into Green


    Track length: 3:57
    Tempo: 78 bpm

    Slow, thoughtful and intimate close-up piano instrumental with very light and subtle music box and percussive elements. Introspective and melancholy music with a quiet and reflective somber feel that would be ideal as background music for reflective films or pensive human interest documentaries.

  • Crystalline by Simon Wilkinson



    Track length: 3:05
    Tempo: 60 bpm

    Slow and peaceful piano track with subtle atmospheric background soundscapes, minimal percussion and light electronic pulsing that ebbs and flows building to subtle peaks and drops. Calming and ethereal atmospheric background music for documentaries, films and videos.

  • The Harder Ground by Simon Wilkinson

    The Harder Ground


    Track length: 4:30
    Tempo: 70 bpm

    Slow and atmospheric solo piano track with subtle atmospheric background soundscape and minimal percussion. Quiet, sparse and melancholy instrumental piano music that would work well in human interest documentaries and film scenes needing a thoughtful, sad, introspective or subtle soundtrack.

  • Black Orchid by Simon Wilkinson

    Black Orchid


    Track length: 2:12
    Tempo: 135 bpm

    Dark, tense and edgy instrumental piano music track featuring subtle harp plucks, light percussion, rhythmic staccato cello and double bass string lines. Sinister and unsettling music for documentaries and films with themes of crime, conspiracy or drama.

  • Royalty Free Piano Music For Film & Documentary Vol.5: Cinematic Piano by Simon Wilkinson

    Royalty Free Music For Film & Documentary Vol. 5: Cinematic Piano


    Total running time: 48:33 (13 tracks)
    Tempo: Various

    Royalty free piano music for documentary and film makers Vol. 5 focuses on atmospheric and cinematic piano. Dramatic and emotional instrumental piano album including a lifetime license to use the tracks in all your films and videos. Hear short clips from all 13 tracks in the preview above or click below for full length track previews. Buy once, use the music repeatedly in all your videos (including monetised YouTube videos).

  • Spring Fields by Simon Wilkinson

    Spring Fields


    Track length: 2:40 and 1:00
    Tempo: 65 bpm

    Emotional but positive instrumental music perfect for human interest short films, trailers, commercials and promo videos. Gentle piano with subtle pizzicato bass notes and tinkling bells cycle around several times before adding more layers of pizzicato strings then leading to an emotional climax with full orchestra and strings.

  • Leaving Paris by Simon Wilkinson

    Leaving Paris


    Track length: 5:19
    Tempo: n/a (slow to medium)

    Emotional and melancholy piano music with sparse touches of pizzicato string and harp plucks giving a subtle atmosphere of romantic regret, sadness and longing. Atmospheric and solo piano music to license for human interest documentaries and films of a personal emotional nature.

  • Royalty Free Music For Film & Documentary Vol.1: Piano & Atmospheric Beds by Simon Wilkinson

    Royalty Free Music For Film & Documentary Vol. 1: Piano & Atmospheric Beds


    Total running time: 45:32 (15 tracks)
    Tempo: Various

    Royalty Free Music Vol. 1 contains 15 atmospheric piano soundtracks and dark textured ambient soundscapes and music for documentaries and films. Includes a lifetime royalty free license to use the music in all your documentaries, films and videos (including monetised YouTube content) with no further fees. Hear short clips from all the tracks in the preview above or click below for full length track previews.

  • White Widow by Simon Wilkinson

    White Widow


    Track length: 3:44
    Tempo: 90 bpm

    Dark and dramatic instrumental piano music track with a tense and edgy atmosphere. Slightly sinister and unsettling music with a dark feel that’s ideal for adding atmosphere to documentaries, films and thrillers. Suitable for films with themes of crime, conspiracy, paranoia or drama.

  • Cursed by Simon Wilkinson



    Track length: 3:10
    Tempo: 125 bpm

    Creepy and unsettling instrumental horror music track featuring cyclic descending solo piano arpeggios, dark percussion and rhythmic effects. Has a feel similar to old school horror movie music like Tubular Bells in The Exorcist or retro 70s stalker and slasher soundtracks like John Carpenter’s Halloween.