Tips for using royalty-free music
For the best results with this stock music, here are some words to the wise.
- Different shades of sadness. Sadness comes in many different flavors, from sorrow to pessimism to pity to wistfulness. Choose the song that best fits the type of sadness on display in your project.
- Make use of contrast. Sad music doesn’t only have to be used in sad scenes and content. You can surprise your audience by using sad music in a scene with a different emotional tone. This is a great way to create tension or foreshadowing.
- Take your audience on a journey. By using other music moods in different parts of your project along with this sad music, you can create an emotional arc to tell a more complete story.
Where to use sad music
You’re invited to use our free sad music in any type of project, including podcasts, social media videos, films, and more.