An epic can be defined as a long version of poem dealing with a great and serious subject. These poems are generally based on the historical facts about a nation or a tribe and may be of two types, comic and serious. To make the genre more enjoyable while narrating it to the viewers, music plays an important role. Epic music is unique and has exceptional features. It is brought up with the help of certain orchestras and musical equipments. Narration of the poem becomes easy and convenient with the help of music.
The music used in the comical epics includes a soft appealing and fun. Clapping sounds, laughter sounds are used in this type of music. Appropriate usage of the music is necessary in order to provide a correct narration of the epic. Music helps in creating appropriate drama in the situation. The emotional effects are also affected with the help of music.