Ancient Egypt Tension Music

A selection of tension music for documentaries set in Ancient Egypt.

Endless Peak
  • Nikolaj Bjerre
Extreme tension track with pulsing synth bass, glitchy atmospherics and percussion
The Path
  • Lucas Friedmann
  • Nikolaj Bjerre
Tense electronic underscore track with delayed bass rhythm, glitchy drums, synths and tuned percussion
Dusty Field
  • Nikolaj Bjerre
Bleak tension track that builds intensity with swarming strings, synths and sparse percussion
Front to Back
  • Nikolaj Bjerre
Extreme tension track which builds to a climax with a pulsing bass line and sparse percussion
Liquid Sand
  • Nikolaj Bjerre
Extreme electronic tension track with synth pads which builds with intense ambient noise and sparse percussion
The Light is Coming
  • Lucas Friedmann
  • Nikolaj Bjerre
Electronic tension track with pulsing synth bass and glitchy ambient textures which builds to a climax with distorted bells and driving percussion
Electric Storm
  • RJ McConnell
Sparse electronic tension track with dissonant synths and intense ambient sounds
Edge of Noise
  • RJ McConnell
Electronic, ambient tension track with rumbling waves and a piercing drone
The Girl With Blue Hair
  • RJ McConnell
Bleak atmospheric tension track which builds to a climax. Sparse ringing drones create further tension
Ebb and Flow
  • RJ McConnell
Bleak electronic tension track with intense echoing synth pads and sparse atmospheric sounds
Vibrant Space
  • Veronika Hanl
Electronic tension track with intense synth pads which swell to a dramatic climax with glitchy atmospheric sounds
Prey
  • Ozzie Rogers
Tense electronic underscore which starts with glitchy textures, distorted pulsing bass, shakers and a pizzicato string part before layered percussion and synth pads build to a finale
Shifting Time
  • RJ McConnell
Tense electronic underscore with looped percussion, drones and intense ambient synth pads
The Wrong Decision
  • Mathieu Karsenti
Tense orchestral drama track which begins with a delicate harp melody and string pads, building to a climax with strings, orchestral drum hits and brass
Liquid Sun
  • Veronika Hanl
Tense orchestral track which starts with eastern ambient textures before building in intensity with urgent violin melodies and glockenspiel
Big Liar
  • Mathieu Karsenti
Tense and suspenseful orchestral track starting with strings and a mysterious guitar riff before building with acoustic guitar, bells, live drums and cinematic strings
Treading Carefully
  • Mathieu Karsenti
Upbeat and tense orchestral Rock track which starts with tense strings and piano before developing with live drums, bass guitar, distorted synths and an urgent string arrangement
Precarious Situation
  • Richard Keyworth
Tension track with live drums, percussion and an ominous pulse bass that builds with cymbals and sparse synths
Hanging in the Balance
  • Richard Keyworth
Orchestral tension bed which starts with an ominous steel drum pattern before building with deep cellos, sparse echo-ey percussion and violins
Eleventh Hour
  • Richard Keyworth
Electronic tension bed with ominous sustained strings and a fast paced melodic pulse bass which builds with bells, reverberated synth pads and effected guitar melodies
Uncertain Times
  • Richard Keyworth
Dark pulsing synths create an ominous, uneasy and uncertain atmosphere