Royalty free Ethnic music

  • Oriental world background music. Great choice for travel projects, documentaries and more. Instruments used in this track are eastern deep strings, oud, tabla, bansuri, santur, dholak, and sitar. Thanks for listening and purchasing.

    Contemporary Middle Eastern orchestral background music featuring duduk, santoor, and percussion. Would be great for an oriental documentary or film, cinematic scenes of desert sands and oasis, mysterious and haunting exotic Arabic world.

    Energetic Indian dance music track with punchy and upbeat beats, similar to Panjabi MC. Featuring incredible ethnic rhythms, female chants, Indian flute, in combination with sitars and drums. Perfect to create a celebration of life atmosphere for a colorful journey to far away places, Bollywood films themed projects, Hindi party, travel vlog about Asian countries, Delhi and Mumbai streets videos, etc.

    A relaxed Indian chill out music featuring a real Bansuri bamboo flute. Perfect for spa centre commercials, yoga practice, travel vlogs, ethnic in-store music, soothing relaxation, spirituality and a sense of being connected with inner nature.

    A nice and playful background music track featuring ethnic drums, bells and viola. This track could add feelggod energy and a exotic feeling to many types of project.

    Marimba, Indian drums and traditional dance instruments create an authentic taste of Indian music. Great for travel, documentary or tourism.

    African epic cinematic music with ethnic instruments, choir, brass, and strings. Perfect music for your adventure films, games, exotic travels or video about safari and nature.

    Ethnic music theme from the Asia fused with cinematic modern textures. This mystical music creates a majestic and unforgettable ambience that is perfect for suspenseful film soundtrack, ancient movie trailers, film openers, asian documentaries, travel Asia journey and more. It is based on guzheng, gaohu, strings, cello, piano, bass, flutes, percussion and brass.

    Trendy and modern music piece with digital voice samples and some robotic bouncy sounds. Perfect as royalty-free background music for your new presentations, viral marketing, timelapse drone footage, travel vlogs, cutting edge fashion show, or social media content.

    Atmospheric sad background music. This track is great for ethnic and oriental scenes, mountains, waterfalls, grassland, herds of sheep, desert, documentary videos about nature, people, eastern world, and more.

    Asian lounge music featuring marimba, mallets, percussions, and synthesizers. This ethnic flavour piece creates a mysterious, catchy, and reflective ambience. Good underscore for world documentary, spy movies, exotic drama plots of forbidden love, good prophecy or bad prediction.

    Traditional happy upbeat African track featuring an array of ethnic instruments including bongos, African ethnic guitar and hollowood percussion. A very useful background track with many joyful, upbeat elements making it useful for fun and games, animal themes or quirky scenes.

    It's Indian etnic, meditational track. This track is consisting of Indian tabla, metal tongue drum, electric guitar, bells, percussion and fretless bass. Great for meditation, travel videos, relaxation vibes, in-store retail background music, etc.

    Ethnic African music groove using traditional African instruments and vocals. In mix used forest reverb and for mastering modern technology.

    This Indian royalty-free soundtrack featuring traditional Hindi instruments like sitar, bansuri, tumbi, tabla, dholak, shehnai, harmonium, ghatam and modal. Suitable for ethnic theme documentaries, Bollywood productions. Indian TV shows, exotic travel journey, and road adventures. Also perfect for the Indian Holi festival known as "the fest of spring, colours and love". Let's Dance and play with colours! Thanks for listening and purchasing.

    Сhina Nature is a beautiful and atmospheric track, full of lyric and tender. Great for travel and ethnic films, nature and meditation videos, landscapes and much more. Also perfect for romantic and sentimental scenes, Asian and Chinese backgrounds and much more. Mood: relax, peaceful, breezy, flowing, epic, mystery, romantic, Instruments: Hulusi flute, wind bells, percussion, rain stick, synth pads

    World music and modern classical are merged together to create a perfect soundtrack for various media projects. Featuring piano, cello, strings, guitar, exotic percussion, marimba, bells, bongos. Great for a wild nature documentary, amazing timelapse, travel world journey. Also suitable for art installations, or eco-technology innovations.

    Uplifting positive ethnic, world beat track. Great for every video with nature, kids adventure, animals and more. So if you looking for travel nature music, The Jungle Adventure will do the job. Resembling "The Lion King" Disney cartoon soundtrack.

    Ethnic music theme from the ancient Near East and North Africa fused with cinematic modern textures. This mystical groove creates a majestic and unforgettable ambience that is perfect for suspenseful film soundtrack, dramatic movie trailers, spy film openers, Assassin’s Creed style games, Arabian documentaries and more. It is based on ethnic guitars, strings, cello, piano, bass, flutes, percussion and brass.

    A tropical happy tune with a jumpy beat and a catchy melody. Featuring ethnic flute, various percussion, a harp and a celeste. Suitable for video games with a forest, jungle or an island themes. Can be used in children related productions or commercials. Picture a small colorful island with coconut trees, clear sand and colorful birds.

    Arabic cinematic track, combining ethnic duduk melody along with stylish synth beats. Suitable for projects about the Middle East as the main theme for TV programs, production films, documentaries, news, travel videos or even for Epic Hollywood blockbuster movie.

    Deep meditative tribal theme created with Shamanic sounds immersing the listener to the state of trance. Loud breath set the rhythm of the composition, angelic female voice, with a heavy reverb for maximum atmosphere, envelops the consciousness. Suitable for world ethnic documentaries, epic adaptations of Viking stories, ancient civilizations, history film soundtrack, scenes of initiation, the awakening of spirit and strength, etc.

    Asian inspired music with traditional instruments and orchestra. The track could be useful in a morning TV show, China and Asian countries travel documentaries, or other projects that need an ethnic flavour.

    Middle Eastern royalty-free world tune, with a festive mood. Made with oriental instruments such as zurna, kanun, oud, nay flute, groovy darbuka, Arabic percussion and ethnic strings. Great for positive and happy projects, historical documentaries, cultural traditions, holiday travel shows, and oriental themed projects. This inspiring worldbeat sounds will elevate your unique project.

    This track is great for Arab and ethnic scenes, desert and oriental landscapes, world travel videos, Aladdin style films, etc. Instruments and orchestration: percussion, Arabian flute, synth pads, shakers, tambourine.

    Energetic, dynamic, powerful and very exciting tribal percussion for your wonderful projects. Sounds great in travel videos, adventure videos, sport videos, action scenes, background music, nature films, video games, documentary films, commercials, travel guides, advertisings, historic movies, heroic films, inspirational and motivational projects, cinematic trailers and teasers, presentations, movies, slideshows, slow motion and timelapse movies, tv, youtube, motion graphics, soundtracks, etc. I hope you like it.

    This is an Asian oriental world music track, full of beauty and atmosphere. Great for travel films, nature and meditation videos, landscapes. Also perfect for culture and tradition scenes, Japanese and Chinese culture, world ethnic documentary films and much more.

    An ethnic hip-hop tune with world sounds hard drums and female vocal samples. This track will pump you to your physical limit. It's perfect for all kinds of sports videos or martial arts demonstration, fighting video games, extreme races in the desert, the track to listen to during a hard workout, etc.

    Get ready for action! Get ready for a big adventure! Ethnic percussion for any kind of your projects. I hope you like it.

    Ethno oriental royalty-free track with festive moods. Used oud, kemance, kemani, darbuka, strings, tabla, dholak, and dubstep elements. An excellent choice for dance TV projects, modern middle east adverts, Arabian commercials, animated success scenes, great love, celebratory times, Bollywood production, and many more.Thanks for listening and purchasing.

    Uplifting African style Instrumental track with background choir, marimba, rhythmic percussion, and warm synth pads. Great for safari, adventure, African jungle scenes, travel channel, natural world documentaries. Resembling to "The Lion King" soundtrack.

    Indian royalty-free music in a bhangra ( martial dance of Punjab) style. Featuring a mix of traditional ethnic instruments and bass elements. It's more than perfect for your culture research projects, travel documentaries movies, Bollywood fashion commercials, cooking TV shows, traditional fests in India. Have fun!

    Inspired by traditional Arabic music, this track is an example of an oriental epic. Featuring ethnic strings, a passionate oud and groovy darbuka elements. Suitable for travel journey to the Middle East, UAE resorts, Arabian commercials and cultural documentaries, national history projects, infinite desert landscapes and more. Good luck with your fantastic projects!

    Energetic track with running drums and african mixed electronic percussion loops. A mixture of ethnic mood and contemporary electronic sounds. Perfect for locations scenes of action in the jungle.

    A relaxing, new age royalty-free music theme similar to Deep Forest or Enigma. Featuring gentle flutes, nice percussion, pads, e-organ bass and vocal cuts. Great for the beautiful atmospheric soundscape, rainforest exploration, nature documentaries or Asian ravel visuals.

    This is a happy and romantic Mexican mariachi music, full of fun and joy. Great for fiesta and celebration background, Spanish and Mexico travel shows and more.

    This is an African world music. Great for travel and journey trailer, jungle and safari background, ethnic landscapes. Also perfect for tribal traditions scenes, wildlife and nature documentary films, intro music, "Lion King" like soundtrack, etc.

    Beautiful new age background music with Asian flavour and subtle and sensitive mood. Ideal for world documentary, advertising, Japanese anime, cultural and historical oriental projects, exotic travel destinations. Featuring mallet, ethnic instruments, percussions and synthesizers. Enjoy!

    Arabian Nights? Battling Mummies? Sweeping Sandstorms? This loop features powerful brass stings, creepy strings, haunting low vocal effects, and a catchy melody. Great for games!

    Booming taikos, are the main instrument of this highly energetic action drum track. Suitable for any martial arts promotion, holiday promotion, or anything which requires a distinctly robust Asian themed piece of music. Perfect music for action scenes, chasing cues and for an extreme sports project.

    Energetic, upbeat Ethnic Indian style piece with hip-hop and Bollywood themes. Sarod and Sitar carry melody with contemporary percussion with traditional Indian drones.

    A beautiful, heartfelt and emotional world-music composition that combines traditional elements from different cultures, featuring authentic instruments like harp, duduk, and oud. A perfect choice for projects related to travelling, tourism, eastern culture, spiritualism, healing PRACTICE, ecology, documentaries and much more! 4 versions included. These sounds will fill your project with peace and harmony!

    Traditional Chinese music with harp and strings ideal for the Chinese New Year celebration or Asian documentary.

    Middle Eastern ethnic music similar to 1001 Arabian Nights theme. The traditional oriental melody sounds hypnotic as if the wind plays with the sand of an endless desert. This composition is ideal for documentary films, travel-related projects, Sinbad the Sailor fairy tail, etc.

    Beautiful ethnic flute and natural sounds create calm and serene atmosphere, full of peace and tenderness. Great for travel documentaries and Asian theme films, relaxing spa presentation videos, nature landscapes and meditation, early morning, Tai Chi Chuan practice, Chinese culture backgrounds and more.

    Abstract new age composition with elements of ethnic world music. Featuring traditional Asian instruments, mallet percussions and synthesisers. The track has calm, contemplative and relaxed mood. Suitable for documentaries about Asia, and vlogs about exotic travel destinations.

    Spiritual sensual track in ethnic style is good for for yoga, spa, mindfulness, meditation, relaxing, chillout, spiritual, zen, yoga massage, video etc.

    Gentle, atmospheric and relaxing traditional Chinese composition with a soothing and warm feel. Featuring Chinese Guzheng Zither accompanied by warm strings, percussions, and other traditional Chinese instruments. Great for healing meditation, a relaxing practice of yoga or thai chi, spa massage, etc.

    A powerful and dynamic middle eastern track, featuring traditional ethnical instrumentation, like saz and driving rhythm section and percussion. Would be great for travel documentaries, film about the Arab world, ethnical trips, political situation issue, the culture of such countries as Turkey, UAE or Iran.

    Travel China is a traditional Eastern new age instrumental, which is perfect for any material relating to China or Asia. The Chinese percussion, flute and zither add the relaxed ethnic flavour to this piece of music and your project as well.

    This track is great for ethnic and oriental scenes, desert and Arab landscapes, world travel documentary & TV. Instruments and orchestration: percussion, saz, darbuka, bass, shakers and tambourine.

    A relaxing and peaceful world fusion lullaby featuring beautiful flutes and calm bells. Perfect for anything relating to Asia, Himalayas or even Celtic theme. Also suitable for cultural documentaries, fantasy voice-overs, fairytale stories, children's projects, the good wizard magic, and more.

    Backpack already packed, now it’s time to embark on a journey! Ethnic percussion for any kind of your projects. I hope you like it.

    Experimental ethnic new age background music in an Asian flavour for world documentary, and exotic video projects. Featuring pizzicato strings, mallet instruments, percussions and synthesizers. It's mysterious, inspiring and Inspiration moods. Ideal for oriental art culture exhibition or travel YouTube vlogs.

    Middle East ethnic background music with relaxing and lush atmosphere. This track is great for travel documentaries about Marocco, OAE, Turkey, Egypt and Tunisia, Sahara desert, and more. Instruments and orchestration: Arabic strings, synth pads, rain maker.

    Calm and quiet track in a relaxed mood. It features cello, bells and percussions. Good for relaxation and meditation video.

    Bright and cheerful, featuring a bouncy marimba texture that creates an ethnic and playful mood.

    Oriental ethnic hip hop tune with a cool Zurna in combination with deep basses, trap drums and vocal hits. Suitable as background music for Arab world documentaries, ghetto life, travel to the Middle East, Sahara desert landscape, camel caravans, Eastern street markets, etc.

    Original Indian dance composition in bhangra style. With a mix of Indian rhythms, instruments and ethnic voices. Featuring tumbi, tabla, dhol, bansuri, ghatam, and modal. It's more than perfect for Bollywood movies productions, Oriental travel videos, and journey vlogs, Indian wedding documentary, world cultural and religious festivals, belly-dance, and more.

    This track is great for ethnic and oriental travelings, a night at the desert, exotic landscapes, world travel shows, relaxation, and meditation. Instruments and orchestration: percussion, big ocarina, synth pads, shakers and tambourine

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The use of ethnic music on any creative project is undoubtedly going to take that project to a completely new level thanks to its ability to conjure up images of its country or culture in the mind of those listening to it. Whether it be African drums, the delicate string tones of Japanese music, or the haunting tones of the pan pipes from South America, ethnic music just breathes new life and stirs up new found emotions even in those that have never traveled to those far flung lands.

This type of music can greatly enhance any movie, slideshow, app, or presentation and can transform your project from just being good to being something that is then far superior. Indeed, it could be argued that viewers will already anticipate certain music as soon as they discover the part of the world that your project is dealing with and there is a sense of disappointment if that does not turn out to be the case

Could you picture anything connected to Sub-Saharan Africa that did not contain the sound of drums? Could you imagine a project with a Middle Eastern theme without those Arabian influences that can be so powerful and create a sense of mystery surrounding it?

With Melody Loops, you will be able to download royalty free mps wav files to use either as background music or as a main part of your project. Each track has authentic sounds from around the world that immediately identifies the country and culture that it is related to. We do not believe in just providing you with good music, but rather music that encapsulates your audience from start to finish.

No matter if you wish to travel to the Far East, across Europe, Asia, or any continent in the world we have over 200 individual tracks that will transport you around the globe. Ethnic music is about more than just allowing people to identify the country that has inspired it, but rather it is about enhancing your project and allowing people to feel as if they are actually experiencing life in another part of the world.

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