What is Found Object Music?
Have you ever absent-mindedly tapped your spoon on the side of your mixing bowl while baking and thought, “That sounds nice”? Or noticed the percussive …
What Is Meditation Music?
Meditation is not exclusive to gurus and their fans. Today, many people use meditation to clear their minds, stay mentally fit, and relieve stress. Music …
What is Organum?
Organum (a term drawn from the Greek word for “organ, instrument, tool”) is a style of plainchant melody (think: chanting monks) that dates back to …
What is Goth Rock?
As Halloween looms, few musical styles are better suited to the season than goth. Soul probing, melancholic, and haunting, the genre serves as an anthem …
What is Pagode?
Our latest journey into hidden gem musical styles from around the world takes us to beautiful Brazil with the sounds of “pagode.” Vibrant, infectious, and …
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Amplify Your Vision: Pond5’s Top-Selling Musical Themes
Composing with a theme in mind that hits these top concepts from customer searches is a great way to get heard and potentially increase your sales.