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The term "traditional folk" (or "traditional music") is often used interchangeably with "folk music". Apart from instrumental music that forms a part of traditional music, especially dance music traditions, much traditional music is vocal music, since the instrument that makes such music is usually handy. As such, most traditional music has meaningful lyrics.

Before artists like Bob Dylan, the Kingston Trio, and the Weavers popularized folk among hip young college kids, the music existed in many forms in the U.S.--rural old-time songs passed from family to family (and generation to generation), broadly political or satirical songs, children's tunes, minstrel songs. This is a catc ...
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SCARBOROUGH FAIR - (by D J Bonseye)  Year: 2007
D J Bonseye An adaptation of a classic British traditional folk song with new contemporary but timeless lyrics. A beautiful love ballad about true loves separated in foreign lands destined to be together. Featuring classical acoustic guitar and female vocals suitable for romantic wedding proposal scene, Female Vocals, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk
417002 2:09 Very Slow 45   


MASLENSKAYA - (by Andrey Vinogradov)  Year: 2017
Andrey Vinogradov Russian traditional Pancake week ritual song, Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk
843592 3:05 Med Slow 98   


CUCKOOS NEST - (by Bernard Wrigley)  Year: 2011
Bernard Wrigley A traditional, medium pace jolly tune. Ultra catchy, very hummable. Played on three English Wheatstone concertinas, including a very rare contra-bass. Usable with or without the middle section. Ideal theme tune for children's programmes, circus events. Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - Folk, Traditional Folk
469127 0:49 Very Fast 176   
Variation A (17sec) - Folk, Traditional Folk
469128 0:17 Med Fast 176   
Variation B (30 sec clip) - Folk, Traditional Folk
469129 0:31 Med Slow 88   


SANDS OF TIME - (by Abbas Premjee LP)  Year: 2015
Abbas Premjee LP Evocative Middle Eastern music with a strong and dramatic flavor. Intense and exotic with melancholic undertones. Instrumental, Middle East, Arabic Pop
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
13 Mixes Available
748058 2:46 Medium 120   


COSSACK DANCE - (by Abbas Premjee LP)  Year: 2017
Abbas Premjee LP Traditional Russian music with a festive and celebratory mood. Like many cossack dances it starts slower and accelerates at the end for fanfare. Great for traditional Russian features. Instrumental, East European, Russia
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
11 Mixes Available
826821 2:13 Med Fast 146   


THE SHETLAND HIGHLAND - FULL - (by Paul Gelsomine)  Year: 2014
Paul Gelsomine A lush blend of powerful Scottish bagpipes, tin whistle, and fiddle evoke a warm Scottish / Irish feeling, bringing a hauntingly real element to this cue. Traditional percussion elements and a false ending add to the suspense and drama. Ideal for film, TV, travel, nature, adventure, documentary. Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available
640842 2:12 Med Slow 96   


SMOKE AND LANTERNS - (by Jared Chance Taylor)  Year: 2017
Jared Chance Taylor A chill, folk sequence perfect for scenes of content resolution. Possessing a positive flavor that suggests the continuation or ending of a story. Instrumental, Folk, Folk Dramatic
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
11 Mixes Available
830003 3:17 Slow 72   


DANCING DRUID - (by Abbas Premjee LP)  Year: 2017
Abbas Premjee LP Happy and playful traditional Celtic track. Features acoustic guitar, Irish Whistle, melodeon and bodhran. Instrumental, Folk, Folk Pop
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
12 Mixes Available
826833 1:49 Medium 115   


I REMEMBER ITALIAN - (by Michelangelo Oprandi)  Year: 2016
Michelangelo Oprandi italian mandolin popular simil tarantella, with tamburine fisarmonica (accordion) traditional style of Italian. Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk
794019 1:14 Medium 122   


PLEASANT VALLEY - (by Abbas Premjee LP)  Year: 2015
Abbas Premjee LP Happy and uplifting trio of classical guitar, piano and violin. Very heartfelt and sincere. Great for nature. Beauty and heartwarming romance. Instrumental, Country, Bluegrass
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
12 Mixes Available
746708 2:11 Med Slow 64   


SOLDIERS JOY - (by Bernard Wrigley)  Year: 2011
Bernard Wrigley A traditional, fast paced jolly tune, often used for barn dances, and ceilidhs. Ultra catchy, very hummable. Played on three English Wheatstone concertinas, including a very rare contra-bass. Usable with or without the middle section. Ideal theme tune for children's programmes, circus events. Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk
469136 1:13 Med Slow 85   
Variation A - Folk, Traditional Folk
469139 1:02 Med Slow 85   
Variation B - Folk, Traditional Folk
469137 0:15 Fast 171   
Variation C - Folk, Traditional Folk
469138 0:30 Fast 171   


UZH I YA LI MOLODA, TONKOPRIADITSA BYLA - (by Andrey Vinogradov)  Year: 2017
Andrey Vinogradov Russian traditional jocular song, Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk
843593 3:11 Med Slow 100   


POSITIVE FUN FOLK - (by Heavenless)  Year: 2017
Heavenless The bouncy, lively feel and happy tune create a perfectly optimistic vibe for motivational corporate videos, websites, Youtube videos, commercials and more. Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Folk, Traditional Folk
860430 0:59 Fast 160   


DZHOLOMYGA PATTERN 02 - (by The Cradle)  Year: 2006
The Cradle The Dzholomyga (or Dvodentsivka) is a woodwind musical instrument. It differs from the true sopilka in that the dentsivka has a fipple, like the western European recorder. It is thus classified as a duct flute. Two dentsivkas are joined together into one which is called Dvodentsivka, or Dzholomyga, Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Folk Wind Instr. Dzholomyga) - Folk, Traditional Folk  
725101 1:29 No Tempo   


HUTSUL COLLECTION - WEDDING IN KOSMACH - 06 - (by Hutsul Collection)  Year: 2010
Hutsul Collection Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk
704141 2:32   


WORKING ON THE RAILROAD - (by Ronald Nelson)  Year: 2016
Ronald Nelson Soulful song of a railroad man at the end of a hard days work. Features a male vocal with a steady slow rhythm reminiscent of hammering railroad spikes. Perfect for a scene with trains or railroad yard in the background. Male Vocals, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk
769526 1:31 Very Slow   


TIMELESS - (by George Crisikakos)  Year: 2014
George Crisikakos Beautiful Mysterious track featuring a touch of Greek and Eastern Music. Didgeridoo Santoor Guitar Harmonics and percussion blend with sub drones to create a strong rhythmical soundscape. Very melodic and dreamy tune. Could also be used for war scenes scoring. Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk  
687776 2:46 Med Fast 142   


HAPPY UKULELE AND WHISTLE - (by Heavenless)  Year: 2017
Heavenless The bouncy lively feel and happy tune create a perfectly optimistic vibe for motivational corporate videos websites Youtube videos commercials and more. Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk
861518 1:31 Fast 160   


HUTSUL COLLECTION - WEDDING IN KOSMACH - 07 - (by Hutsul Collection)  Year: 2010
Hutsul Collection Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk
704142 3:15 Med Fast 147   


HUTSUL COLLECTION - WEDDING IN KOSMACH - 08 - (by Hutsul Collection)  Year: 2010
Hutsul Collection Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk
704143 1:27 Medium 112   


HUTSUL COLLECTION - WEDDING IN KOSMACH - 09 - (by Hutsul Collection)  Year: 2010
Hutsul Collection Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk
704144 3:08 Fast 150   


EL CONDOR PASO - (by Junko Aono)  Year: 2009
Junko Aono Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk
333107 5:15 Fast 157   


OLDFOLKCOUNTRYDANCE ENDING - (by Joel Hunger)  Year: 2013
Joel Hunger Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk
572098 1:27 Med Slow 94   


JOCK O HAZELDEAN - (by Chris Angel)  Year: 2015
Chris Angel Moving folk song about lost love. Male vocals and elegant guitar. Would work over historical pieces or period pieces. Perfect for settings in forest or fields. Scottish ballad song. Male Vocals, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk  
725549 4:32 Med Slow 100   


HUTSUL COLLECTION - WEDDING IN KOSMACH - 15 - (by Hutsul Collection)  Year: 2010
Hutsul Collection Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk
704150 2:21 Fast 155   


HUTSUL COLLECTION - WEDDING IN KOSMACH - 17 - (by Hutsul Collection)  Year: 2010
Hutsul Collection Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk
704152 4:32   


MOVING THROUGH THE COUNTRYSIDE - (by Mark Burch)  Year: 2011
Mark Burch All acoustic instrument short song that would be a great background song for a comercial or a movie scene. Has a country feel to it. Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Folk, Traditional Folk  
471056 0:58 Very Fast 174   


THE PARTING GLASS - (by Chris Angel)  Year: 2015
Chris Angel Traditional song of farewell and parting. Great for funerals or wakes and saying goodbye to loved ones. Strong emotional beat. Historical piece with symbolic and gentle lyrics. Evokes feelings of nostalgia. Male Vocals, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk  
725597 4:52 Slow 79   


MY KIND OF PLACE - (by Dustin Taylor Phillips)  Year: 2015
Dustin Taylor Phillips Light acoustica. Somewhere between folk, country, easy listening and soft pop, this track features crisp acoustic guitars and a heartwarming piano melody. Happy, in an easy-going, laid back way. Instrumental, Pop, Acoustic Pop
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Pop, Acoustic Pop
754845 2:43 Fast 155   
Loop A - Country, Country Pop
754841 0:25 Fast 155   
Loop B - Country, Country Pop
754840 0:25 Fast 155   
60sec - Folk, Folk Pop
754839 1:00 Fast 155   
30sec - Folk, Traditional Folk
754838 0:30 Fast 155   
Loop - Pop, Acoustic Pop
754842 0:25 Fast 155   
Stinger - Pop, Acoustic Pop
754843 0:13 Fast 155   
Variation (Underscore Version) - Pop, Acoustic Pop
754844 2:43 Fast 155   


LONG DRIVE HOME - (by Dustin Taylor Phillips)  Year: 2015
Dustin Taylor Phillips An easy-going, earthy and nicely laid back Folk / Nu-folk / Acoustica track. Acoustic guitar, piano and subtle shaker rhythm. Feelgood, relaxed, uncomplicated and happy. Think home, family, friends and good times. Instrumental, Pop, Soft Pop
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available
754837 2:39 Med Slow 100   


HUSH LITTLE BABY - (by Amy Elizabeth Wheeler)  Year: 2009
Amy Elizabeth Wheeler Warm and playful, this classic lullaby is one of the best-loved in the genre. Female vocal and guitar sounds like Joan Baez/Alison Kraus. Perfect for film & TV underscore, documentaries, ad campaigns for products that help you sleep, children’s clothing, diapers, formula, baby food. Female Vocals, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk
344001 1:33 Very Slow   


WINDMILLS - (by Brian Blaney)  Year: 2007
Brian Blaney Windmills- a free flowing acouctic guitar / finger style & lush violin duet track duet between Ann Gilleran and Brian Blaney (who wrote the tune) The track has a warm and fulling feeling - a smooth jazz tone poem with a soft breezy feeling.......... Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Traditional Folk
277743 2:08 Med Fast 138   


CABIN BOY - (by Alex Larson)  Year: 2015
Alex Larson Cabin Boy is a short, salty whistle and guitar track which conjures up a life on the ocean waves. Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Variation - Folk, Traditional Folk
732137 0:44 Slow 78   


LYRE PATTERN 01 (WITH BOURDONS) - STEREO SPREAD - (by The Cradle)  Year: 2015
The Cradle Lyre is the old traditional instrument of Slavic nations. It was also widely used in medieval Europe. It’s often called a Wheel Lyre or Hurdy Gurdy. Lyre performance school as well as bandura/kobza one is outlined in a separate musical tradition of performance. Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Wheel Lyre, Hurdy Gurdy Loop) - Folk, Traditional Folk  
726411 1:07 No Tempo   


DANCING DRUID - (by Abbas Premjee LP)  Year: 2017
Abbas Premjee LP Happy and playful traditional Celtic track. Features acoustic guitar, Irish Whistle, melodeon and bodhran. Instrumental, Folk, Traditional Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
12 Mixes Available
839389 1:49 Medium 115   


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