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Music for Documentaries

Creating the perfect soundtrack for your documentary project is all about choosing music that sets the mood and connects with your audience.  With albums ranging from Documentary Drama, to Infectious Nu-Indie and Bollywood Through The Ages, our library of 74,125 tracks has something for everyone!

We are constantly keeping our music fresh and our catalogue up-to-date by releasing up to 1,000 tracks per month!  Created by authentic musicians across every continent, each track is cleared for worldwide use on multiple platforms, forever.

If you need some help getting started finding music for documentaries, you can find our helpful “How To Search Our Site” video here.  Still having trouble finding the perfect track?  We’re happy to help – just give us a call at (646) 688-4320 or email us at nyoffice@audionetwork.com.

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Featured Tracks

2:40
Contemplative piano & sparse guitar with dreamy pads & rhythmic sections
 
5:09
Epic episodic action track with orchestra & beats
 
3:15
Chugging rock song with chugging guitar, gritty vocal & dirty synths
 
2:05
Up-tempo sixties soul groove with organ melody & mischievous raffishness
 
 

Featured Composer

Philip Guyler

Philip has written successful themes and underscore music for many major television documentaries and entertainment programmes including The Queen Mother (Channel 4), Atlantic Convoys (Channel 4), She Wolves (BBC) and Keep Your Enemies Close (BBC1).

Read here for more on Philip Guyler.

Our Music In Use

The Audio Network Documentary Catalog has been used in loads of TV, Film and Advertising productions; here are a few of our recent credits:

Featured Blog

Round Up: Sheffield Doc/Fest – Advice for Producers and Filmmakers “Small Fish, (Very) Big Pond: A Manifesto for Emerging Documentary Talent”

Last week myself and some of the Audio Network team headed to the historic steel town of Sheffield for the 19th Annual Sheffield Doc/Fest. This is the annual international festival for documentary filmmakers and I attended some fantastically insightful sessions – below, some of the best advice…

 
 
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Music Usage

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$1.25
PER TRACK (NO VAT)

Download for Personal Use

Covers downloading for personal audio-only use and storage. This includes saving the file on your computer or mp3 player and listening to the track.

JUST
$1.35
PER TRACK (Excl.VAT)

Home / Student Productions

Covers music for synchronization use in a single non-commercial home/student film or other multi-media project. This includes productions created at home, within an education facility, community centre or religious establishment. You are permitted to distribute the finished audio-visual production to friends and family, festivals,

UP TO
$150
PER TRACK (Excl.VAT)

Online / Corporate / Charity Productions

Covers music for synchronization use in a single corporate, charity or brand film, computer game, app or multimedia presentation. This covers distribution on websites (including third party content sites such as YouTube or Vimeo), DVD and live events.

Please contact us for details of campaign discounts or to speak to someone from your local office.

UP TO
$195
PER TRACK (Excl.VAT)

TV / Radio / Film Productions

Covers music for synchronization use in a single TV, Radio and Film production. All rights in the sound recording and musical work are cleared for the world, for multi-platform distribution, in perpetuity. The above license clears the rights for one program or episode. Please contact us if you wish to use the track in multiple programs, or episodes.
This usage type excludes Cinema, Radio and Television commercials, productions for Retail Sale or Cover Mount, Audio-only CDs and any Public Performance.

Please contact us for details of campaign discounts or to speak to someone from your local office.

JUST
$495
PER TRACK (Excl.VAT)

Radio Commercials

Covers music for synchronization use in a single Radio commercial. All rights in the sound recording and musical work are cleared for the world, for multi-platform distribution, in perpetuity.
Different versions of commercials require separate licenses.

Please contact us for details of campaign discounts or to speak to someone from your local office.

JUST
$595
PER TRACK (Excl.VAT)

TV / Cinema Commercials

Covers music for synchronization use in a single TV or Cinema commercial. All rights in the sound recording and musical work are cleared for the world, for multi-platform distribution, in perpetuity.
Different versions of commercials require separate licenses.

Please contact us for details of campaign discounts or to speak to someone from your local office.

Unauthorized synchronization use, copying, hiring, lending, broadcast and public performance are strictly prohibited.





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