Music from the transitional movement in Europe between medieval and modern times beginning in the 14th century in Italy, lasting into the 17th century, and marked by a humanistic revival of classical influence expressed in a flowering of the arts and literature and by the beginnings of modern science.
This period is well-known as a time of rapid development in all forms of learning and the arts. There was a new self-sustaining freedom of expression which spread throughout much of Europe, and incubated many new ideas and schools of thought. The church was still very powerful and its influence was everywhere, yet the reformation brought a degree of freedom to religious thinking and ...
The water music famous piece of music by GF Handel, an elegant and formal Orchestral instrumental, This piece is ideal for formal occasions, stately and royal occasions, Instrumental, Classical, Renaissance
Bianco Fiore: Bright, lively 30 second Renaissance piece with classical guitar and hammered dulcimer. Great for a cheerful background for a 30 second spot or transition. An Italian lute piece played with ringing sounds of hammered dulcimer and classical guitar for fullness. Instrumental, Classical, Renaissance
Unusual old theme from the Renaissance composer Heinrich Isaak who influenced the development of music in Germany. This theme will enhance any project for historical purposes as well as add background music for majestic promenade along with the country side scene, by the Rhine river. Instrumental, Classical, Renaissance
This title Oh Elslein, my dear Elslein is a 16th century song by Hans Ott Good theme for background old days like knights of old or ancient market place scene castles country side by the Rhine river. Old German farms pastures and villages working singing hearty songs of love & joy, Instrumental, Classical, Renaissance
Nice Lute piece by Anonymous composer gives a feeling of Royalty with a majestic scene for any historical project, TV, Film etc. also could be a theme for educational documentary. Simple guitar arrangement based on this period of music as well as performance mode for background voice over projects. Instrumental, Classical, Renaissance
Nice Lute piece by Anonymous composer gives a feeling of Royalty with a majestic scene for any historical project, TV, Film etc. also could be a theme for educational documentary. Simple guitar arrangement based on this period of music as well as performance mode for background voice over projects, Instrumental, Classical, Renaissance
Solo harpsichord repeats rolling A/B patterns in romantic chamber music style. Suggested for period high society scenes, formal receptions, solemn social functions, ceremonial processions, conservative celebrations, underscoring unrequited love, nostalgia, past regrets. Key of A minor, 120 beats/min, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Traditional Renaissance harmonies combined with romantic chamber orchestration make this suitable for many historical eras (1500's/1910's). Good for church/religious settings, quiet moments in the kingdom. Instrumental, Classical, Renaissance
Christmas music with a serious attitute. Variations on the haunting Sixteenth Century Coventry Carol for solo harp. The main melody goes through several rhythmic transformations, gradually getting quicker and more complicated. Great for historical/courtly pieces or holiday music that is more somber. Instrumental, Classical, Renaissance
Royal music in late Renaissance style suitable for any old time royal function.
Brass and kettledrum drive this fanfare. Good for any production requiring a noble, classy sounding fanfare. Great for period and fantasy pieces. Courtly dancing in the palace of the Bourbons. Instrumental, Classical, Renaissance
A warm and tender composition created in an authentic fifteenth century style. String ensemble plays the first verse. Winds, lute and percussion join on the second verse. Both serious and exotic in tone.Great for historical pieces, esp. Medieval and early Renaissance, fantasy, videogames, Instrumental, Classical, Renaissance
A peaceful, meditative composition in the style of the Renaissance for solo guitar with an improv feel. Great for historical pieces and adventure video games as background music or color. Instrumental, Classical, Renaissance
Lovely composition with medieval elements for a romantic situation in the old times. Very peaceful and elegant. Features medieval instruments like lyres, lutes and choirs. Works for fantasy games/movies and christmas themes. Instrumental, Classical, Renaissance
A modern arrangement of a traditional Renaissance song by O. Gibbons. Brass and woodwind sections present the piece in a classical styling. Film, television, documentary, corporate, games, historical, dance or animation. Instrumental, Classical, Renaissance
This is a pastiche of the music of the Spanish Renaissance. Energetic, asymmetrical dance, played on authentic instruments such as bass lute, viola, recorder, percussion. This clearly emotional music, with sharp angular melodies, perfect for theater performances, promotions and other projects. Instrumental, Classical, Renaissance
This beautiful melody written in the Renaissance style. This court dance, tender and passionate. Features asymmetrical rhythm, melody inspiring, beautiful development. The track can be used as the soundtrack to the film, theater performances, promotions or other projects, Instrumental, Classical, Renaissance
Light and Elegant medieval/renaissance dance. Flute, mandolin, tambourine, bodhran, guitar, violin. Beautiful and romantic. Great for medieval feeling, Castles, history documentaries. Instrumental, Classical, Renaissance
Melancholy, sweet and expressive composition with medieval elements for a romantic situation in the old times. Perfect for historical pieces, adventure, fantasy video game. Instrumental, Classical, Renaissance
1. ALLEMANDE 2. BRANSLE 3. BRANSLE II by Claude Gervaise (1556) PARIS. Great for swords and sorcery/Medieval/Gothic pieces. Terrific for town/fair/tavern scenes in adventure games as well for history, fantasy, historical, gaming. Instrumental, Classical, Renaissance