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Here you will find Jazz music written for dramatic purposes. This type of Jazz stands apart from other Jazz subgenres in that its instrumentation and production techniques are specifically chosen for their dramatic aspects. Whether to create tension, suspense, or evoke a specific mood or style, Dramatic Jazz music can work very well for Film and TV production.


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SMOKE AND NOIR - (by Wolftooth)  Year: 2015
Wolftooth Very smokey and seductive jazz inspired track perfect for film noir, detective, 40's, 50's gumshoe, passion and lust. Could be a short cue from the movie Chinatown. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
709681 0:39 Slow 64 USD $70.95  


TAINTED MONEY - (by Skip Peck)  Year: 2015
Skip Peck A sultry and bluesy jazz ballad with piano, acoustic guitar, tuba, drums and acoustic bass. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
788154 3:28 Slow 79 USD $125.95  


THE EVENING THEY SERVED DESSERT BEFORE DINNER - (by Jack Wyles)  Year: 2016
Jack Wyles Upbeat, jazzy hip hop groove with a sense of fun and comedy. It's lighthearted and creates a scattered mock frantic ambience. It could be used for a cartoonish chase scene, or a child who has had too much sugar! The saxophone doubles with guitar for the offbeat melody, and the bass is walking fast! Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
806146 1:29 Very Fast 200 USD $81.95  


UNAWARE - (by Skip Peck)  Year: 2014
Skip Peck A riff based jazz swing tune in a minor key featuring piano, flute, guitar, bass and drums. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
755660 2:35 Very Fast 180 USD $110.95  


WALKING IN THE CITY - (by Juan Pablo Zaragoza)  Year: 2009
Juan Pablo Zaragoza Dynamic and optimistic soul / jazz style arranged background vocals, electric guitar, brass, rhodes, percussion, and string, in a good feeling cool groove. Fun and upbeat. Smooth jazz, TV & film comedy, commercial radio, corporate and entertainement. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
354906 2:51 Medium 105 USD $216.95  


DO THE MATH - (by Skip Peck)  Year: 2014
Skip Peck An agreeable mind is open to many more possibilities, featuring flute, piano, guitar, bass and drums with brushes. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
755657 3:45 Medium 109 USD $129.95  


THE SCAMMER - (by Skip Peck)  Year: 2015
Skip Peck A very eclectic straight ahead jazz swing tune with piano, flute, acoustic bass, acoustic guitar and drums. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
771327 2:25 Very Fast 225 USD $110.95  


IT IS WITHIN US ALL - (by Skip Peck)  Year: 2013
Skip Peck A dark and moody jazz swing with a rueful feeling featuring piano, acoustic bass, acoustic guitar and drums. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
671212 3:19 Med Slow 80 USD $114.95  


DADDIO - (by Jack Wyles)  Year: 2016
Jack Wyles Mid tempo, jazzy instrumental song about a real hip guy who is hangin' out on the scene. It features flute and some cool saxophone. It's a jazzy big band/ Acid Jazz cross between Frank Zappa and Henry Mancini. This song is great for a TV or Movie Soundtrack. And did I say it was super cool? Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
793572 3:33 Med Slow 104 USD $117.95  


ETUDE NUMBER 39 - (by Kent Scott Carter)  Year: 2011
Kent Scott Carter Free form jazz instrumental. Avante garde piece great for a mystery or detective thriller. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
472968 1:04 Slow 60 USD $72.95  


INNOCENCE - (by Omar Sosa)  Year: 2016
Omar Sosa Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
824337 3:29 Very Slow USD $148.95  


HAUNTED TRAILER - (by Jeff Steinman)  Year: 2010
Jeff Steinman Very slow-paced midi big band track with dramatized hard hits. This song was written to be a movie trailer that builds in intensity from start to finish. It starts out very sleuth sounding (a little like the Pink Panther). It then builds as the orchestra and percussion come in. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
391368 2:08 Slow 70 USD $227.00  
30sec - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
391330 0:31 Slow 70 USD $89.00  
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
384744 2:08 Slow 70 USD $227.00  
60sec - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
391369 1:01 Slow 70 USD $155.00  
15sec - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
391370 0:15 Slow 70 USD $45.00  
Stinger - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
391371 0:09 Slow 70 USD $34.00  


THE PINK LADY - (by Skip Peck)  Year: 2012
Skip Peck A melancholic and lightly orchestrated tune with a slight jazz swing feel featuring piano, flutes, strings, clarinets, french horn and basses, Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
671588 2:37 Med Slow 90 USD $110.95  


HE HAD IT COMING - (by Skip Peck)  Year: 2015
Skip Peck A very mellow and relaxed jazz swing tune with a hint of melancholy featuring piano, vibes, acoustic bass, acoustic guitar and drums. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
785622 3:46 Medium 109 USD $129.95  


OPEN YOUR HEART - (by Skip Peck)  Year: 2015
Skip Peck Some secrets are never ever told, featuring piano, electric piano, alto flute, bass and drums. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
788025 4:04 Slow 72 USD $138.95  


FLIRTY - (by Skip Peck)  Year: 2014
Skip Peck A light and worryfree jazz swing tune with electric piano, guitar, bass and drums. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
670395 2:53 Med Fast 145 USD $109.95  


BEAT THE CLOCK (FULL) - (by Ian Kirton)  Year: 2010
Ian Kirton Medium paced, laid back, lounge jazz creating a light, stylish feel with a slight air of suspicion. Cool but busy bass line intro leads to smooth Rhodes, choppy guitars and lazy trombone over percussive rhythm. Lead guitar melody comes in at 02.15. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
17 Mixes Available
533479 3:05 Med Slow 100 USD $107.95  


A WILD NIGHT - (by Alastair Cameron)  Year: 2015
Alastair Cameron An epic and dramatic jazz track that starts slowly but builds to a breathtaking finale. A full orchestra gives a grand and energetic and manic feel similar in style to the opening titles of Tintin. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
721826 2:57 Med Fast 135 USD $107.95  
60sec - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
721822 1:03 Med Fast 135 USD $74.95  
Segue - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
721823 0:12 Med Fast 135 USD $19.95  
Impact - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
721825 0:07 Med Fast 135 USD $16.95  
30sec - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
721824 0:35 Med Fast 135 USD $44.95  


SERENE MORNING - (by Ethereal Motion)  Year: 2016
Ethereal Motion Soft, dreamy and ethereal new age jazz song featuring a smooth and flowing tenor sax melody, and quiet real horn section. Moody and serene great for an underwater scene scene in a major motion picture where earth and water collide and become one with the elements. Perfect for the travel channel. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
787590 3:01 Med Slow 95 USD $234.95  
Variation A (No Drums) - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
787594 3:01 Med Slow 95 USD $130.95  
Variation B (No Horn Section) - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
787595 3:01 Med Slow 95 USD $130.95  
Variation C (No Melody) - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
787597 3:01 Med Slow 95 USD $130.95  


A DELICIOUS DAY - (by Alexander Peck)  Year: 2016
Alexander Peck An excited, happy and euphoric little tune with piano, accordion, acoustic guitar, drums and acoustic bass. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
823051 3:30 Med Slow 97 USD $106.95  


JAZZ 7TH FLOOR (LITE JAZZ CINEMATIC)60SECONDS - (by Steve Dafoe)  Year: 2017
Steve Dafoe Beautiful Jazz Waltz Featuring Trumpet, Guitar and Piano. Gorgeous Melody and Solos. Great for Romantic settings including Documentaries, Travel Shows and Film Background Music Romantic, groovy lounge jazz instrumental with any wedding/cocktail party/celebratory feel! Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec (Needledrop) - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
848029 1:01 Medium 128 USD $81.95  


A SECRET NO MORE - (by Skip Peck)  Year: 2013
Skip Peck A very eclectic and lively jazz swing tune with piano, acoustic bass and drums. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
671194 2:36 Very Fast 180 USD $107.95  


MARLOW - (by Nick Nicolas)  Year: 2013
Nick Nicolas Thematic cinematic film-noir soundtrack instrumental; dramatic, mysterious, suspenseful, tense, spacious, subtle, driving, whirling atmospheric music. Sounds like: Bernard Herrmann, Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
624221 3:41 Medium 120 USD $100.00  
60sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
632360 1:00 Medium 120 USD $50.00  


TRIPPING OVER YOU - (by Ethereal Motion)  Year: 2016
Ethereal Motion A groovy and sensual acid/chill jazz song featuring a flowing tenor sax melody. Driving acoustic guitars, smooth bass, real horn section and drums. The party has been going on for days and now it's time to actually chillout on the beach and relax. Sexy, serene, swaggering and slightly mystical. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
785608 3:05 Med Slow 85 USD $131.95  
Variation A (Drums And Bass Only) - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
785610 3:05 Medium 85 USD $131.95  
Variation B (No Drums) - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
785611 3:05 Medium 85 USD $131.95  
Variation C (No Horn Section) - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
785612 3:05 Medium 85 USD $131.95  
Variation D (No Melodies Or Horn Section) - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
785613 3:05 Medium 85 USD $131.95  
Variation E (No Melodies) - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
785614 3:05 Medium 85 USD $131.95  


MOMENTS - (by Al Vienneau)  Year: 2011
Al Vienneau An exquisitely harmonized jazz ballad. Fender Rhodes and ethereal string pads tug on ones heartstrings. Evocative and emotional. A yearning. Pregnant pauses... Could be used in a love scene, or a scene where hope is tenuous but possible. Any scene that depicts the quieter side of our world. Drama.. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
12 Mixes Available
508349 3:59 Very Slow 55 USD $205.95  


JASAX - (by Gokul Salvadi)  Year: 2015
Gokul Salvadi Expressive, dramatic, Soothing, relaxing Sax. No improvisations. Memorable Sax melody with mild Pop groove, accompanied by Jazz Guitar. Lounge, steady dancing, Rhythmic and funky. Sensual, Romantic and Relaxing. Works well with club, Ballroom, dramatic scenes connected with concert. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
708135 2:02 Med Fast 130 USD $132.95  


OUT OF LINE - (by Skip Peck)  Year: 2016
Skip Peck A very commanding and authoritative melody keeps things in order and moving along quite nicely at an accelerated pace, featuring piano, electric piano, guitar, bass and drums. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
844949 4:57 Very Fast 223 USD $156.95  


GET TO THE POINT (FULL TR) - (by Andrej Hrasko)  Year: 2012
Andrej Hrasko Cool jazzy trumpet over drums and guitar with suspenseful doubt and curiosity vibe. Perfect for tense comical dramatic situations with real dirty bluesy smokey sound. Instrumental, Comedy, Comedy Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Comedy, Comedy Jazz
556318 1:18 Medium 120 USD $160.00  
Loop - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
556319 1:16 Medium 120 USD $160.00  


LOOKING FOR A CLUE - (by Gustavo Coutinho)  Year: 2016
Gustavo Coutinho Atmospheric jazz with a mysterious feeling, a touching of suspense. Imagine a detective carefully looking for a clue in a house. Perfect for crime scene and detective games, mobile games, crime, police investigation. Mellow piano scales, apprehensive melodies on wind instruments. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Full Instrumental Track) - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
800163 2:08 Slow 70 USD $89.95  
Loop (Full Loop) - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
800162 1:16 Slow 70 USD $68.95  


QUIRKS - (by Ethereal Motion)  Year: 2009
Ethereal Motion Quirky acid jazz tune, cool tenor sax melody, tight horn sections. Groovy, moody and dissonant. Real drums, bass & guitars. Thematic film or TV. Heavy guitars add an interesting twist to the horn sections, synth loops & pads. End credits, dark humor, buddy road show, romantic breakup, edgy mystery, Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
424640 3:16 Med Slow 90 USD $137.95  
Variation A (No Melody Or Horns) - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
424693 3:17 Med Slow 90 USD $137.95  
Variation B (No Melody Or Harmony) - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
424692 3:17 Med Slow 90 USD $137.95  


A LONG FAREWELL - (by Nick Levinovsky)  Year: 2009
Nick Levinovsky Cool jazz track featuring a confident guitar and keyboard melody backed by a relaxed drum and bass groove. Sounds like Weather Report, Herbie Hancock. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
385876 7:29 Med Fast 136 USD $196.00  


ORB TO ORB - (by Skip Peck)  Year: 2016
Skip Peck A happy yet secretive tune with piano, marimba, guitar, drums and bass. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
841353 3:07 Medium 129 USD $124.95  


BEFORE THE DAWN (ROMANTIC JAZZ) - (by Ntinos Tselis)  Year: 2014
Ntinos Tselis A Jazz instrumental track with great 60's acoustic and inspirational melody. Commences with a romantic mood and builds to a funky, melodramatic song. Ideal for movie soundtrack and coffee shops. Sounds like Duke Ellington, Miles Davis and Modern Jazz Quartet. Available at different versions/tempos. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
693182 3:43 Medium 108 USD $117.95  


TRIED AND TRUE - (by Skip Peck)  Year: 2015
Skip Peck A frenetic yet charming fast jazz swing filled with exuberance and optimism with piano, vibes, acoustic bass and drums. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
775854 2:19 Very Fast 220 USD $107.95  


NEVER SAY FUNK AGAIN - (by Vincent Pace)  Year: 2012
Vincent Pace This guitar driven, funky jazz track is perfect for the retro scene. It takes you back into the 70's setting the mood for any action or drama. The modern synth elements also makes this track perfect for supporting the tension of any chase scene. When listening to this track, think of 'Shaft'. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz  
525860 2:10 Medium 120 USD $107.95  


NOTHING BUT DOUBTS - (by Skip Peck)  Year: 2015
Skip Peck A song of confidence with piano, electric piano, vibes, bass and drums with brushes. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
787759 2:52 Med Fast 130 USD $120.95  


ANCESTORS - (by Omar Sosa)  Year: 2016
Omar Sosa Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
824304 5:10 Very Slow USD $181.95  


FORBIDDEN - (by Skip Peck)  Year: 2015
Skip Peck A haunting and melancholic tune of deception with piano, guitar, marimba, flute, bass and drums. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
787097 3:25 Med Slow 90 USD $127.95  


IT"S A SLOW TRAIN OUT OF HERE - (by Steve Urwin)  Year: 2007
Steve Urwin Hot soul jazz combo with great horn section moving slow with a groove, very reminiscent of the 50s-60s crime movies. Has a moody sexy feel. Great music for a city with a vibe. Very sexy feel with an extremely cool orchestral touch. Perfect for that city movie track, classic and timeless. Lovely jazz, Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz  
530251 4:40 Med Slow 90 USD $155.95  
60sec - Jazz, Soul Jazz  
361178 1:03 Med Slow 90 USD $81.95  
30sec - Jazz, Soul Jazz  
361179 0:34 Med Slow 90 USD $49.95  
15sec - Jazz, Soul Jazz  
361184 0:16 Med Slow 90 USD $26.95  


COMING FROM NOWHERE - (by Mike McAnally)  Year: 1999
Mike McAnally New age with jazz undertones, in the style of Ray Charles in regards to tempo,thematical material for uplifting emotions that range from romantic to pensive, the B section is about resolved conflicts,recap to 1st theme with bari sax double.Orchestrated to enhance melody lines with colorful harmony, Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz  
518743 3:39 Slow 72 USD $105.95  


LIFE STYLE TV LIGHT COMEDY 60 - (by Alexander Khaskin)  Year: 2010
Alexander Khaskin Slow Tempo with a catchy tune and a pulsing rhythmic beat. Lively and exciting vibe that is right on target for Life style TV shows, lifestyle, infomercials or any positive, uplifting media project. Instrumental sweet chic sophisticated & charming as can be. Romantic playful jazzy flirty & sassy, Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
425142 0:59 Med Fast 134 USD $120.95  


THE OPINIONATED - (by Skip Peck)  Year: 2015
Skip Peck A busy melody talks your ear off and tells you how it is, featuring piano, acoustic bass, vibes and drums. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
788896 3:54 Very Fast 175 USD $133.95  


LIVE AND LEARN - (by Skip Peck)  Year: 2011
Skip Peck A slow plodding blues with piano, vibes, guitar, bass and drums with brushes. Instrumental, Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Dramatic Jazz
732432 3:51 Med Slow 94 USD $130.95  


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