Hokkaido Travel Diary: Photos, Video & Free Background Music 41

Unfolded (www.youtube.com/watch?v=uUZWB5bWX94)

1. The Music

This video features the 41st song in the Free Background Music Series and is the second video in my Travel Diary series. As with the other songs in the background music series, this song can be used for free in non-commercial projects and in YouTube monetized videos (that are otherwise non-commercial in nature) as long as credit is provided (“Music by longzijun”).

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Free Background Music 40: Tale of the Forgotten Forest Kingdom

Tale of the Forgotten Forest Kingdom (www.youtube.com/watch?v=2YAJg0tFNpY)

In this video, I continue the Featured Guest series with this beautiful original piano instrumental by Kate Kwok. The song—entitled Tale of the Forgotten Forest Kingdom—is the 40th song in the Free Background Music Series. As with the other songs in this series, this song can be used for free in non-commercial projects and in YouTube monetized videos (that are otherwise non-commercial in nature) as long as credit is provided (“Music composed and performed by Kate Kwok”).

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Free Background Music 39: Summit by Gary Ames

Summit (www.youtube.com/watch?v=dxksCZ8zzpc)

In this video, I continue the Featured Guest series with this song by Gary Ames. This pulsating dramatic intrumental—entitled Summit—is the 39th song in the Free Background Music Series. As with the other songs in this series, this song can be used for free in non-commercial projects and in YouTube monetized videos (that are otherwise non-commercial in nature) as long as credit is provided (“Summit; Composed and produced by Gary Ames”).

For more information about the terms and conditions for using the music, you can refer to the detailed Terms of Use.

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Free Background Music 38: Somewhere Deep in the Sea

Somewhere Deep in the Sea (www.youtube.com/watch?v=K0O1RsOYibI)

This solo piano instrumental—Somewhere Deep in the Sea—is the 38th song in the Free Background Music Series. As with the other songs in this series, this song can be used for free in non-commercial projects and in YouTube monetized videos (that are otherwise non-commercial in nature) as long as the following credit is provided:

Somewhere Deep in the Sea
Composed and performed by Jessica Yip
Produced by longzijun

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Free Background Music 37: Holly’s Theme

Holly’s Theme (www.youtube.com/watch?v=jNgGpkFZ2f8)

In this video, I collaborated with a pianist, Kate Kwok, and five dancers from around the world—Haruko Kasai (Japan), Hope Gemmell (America), Applee Official (The Czech Republic) and Sarik Karichashvili and Mariam Barbaqadze (Georgia). I composed the song, Kate Kwok performed her piano arrangement and the dancers did their own choreography to the music. I hope you enjoy the video.

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Free Background Music 36: Buoyant

Buoyant (www.youtube.com/watch?v=bVQBFlHvI_s)

Here is my new song and new music video. This video is a collaboration with Juliana Payson, who supplied the original video footage of her swimming, dancing underwater, experimenting with synchronized swimming skills and doing other kinds of workout routines. Through her YouTube channel (www.youtube.com/user/Onnaloves), Juliana has been documenting and sharing recovery methods and fitness training after having hip-replacement surgery.

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Free Background Music 33: Little Hero

Little Hero (www.youtube.com/watch?v=ER7klt2cUCk)

Little Hero is the 33rd song in my free background music series. This is an uptempo and lively three-minute instrumental that is suitable for use in projects like Anime, Animation and AMVs (Anime music videos). As with the other songs in the background music series, this song may be used for free for non-commercial purposes; you only need to provide a credit: music by longzijun. You can also use the music for free in monetized YouTube videos (that are otherwise non-commercial in nature). For more information about the terms and conditions regarding using the music (including terms for commercial use), you can refer to the Terms of Use.

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Three new free background music tracks

Three new free background music tracks (Songs 10-12) have been added to the Free Background Music Series

You can use these music recordings for any non-commercial projects that you are working on (e.g., video, animation, presentations, etc.); just provide  credit (music by longzijun). You can refer to the Terms of Use for more information.

Background Music 12: Dreams

Dreams (www.youtube.com/watch?v=QRtHl9n-G3o)

This is the most popular song in the series. It was originally composed for a video done by students in my school’s Creative Media Studio team. They interviewed people about their dreams in life (see their video: (www.youtube.com/watch?v=QbLf9QZ-njY). The song was mainly composed on a Korg M50 synthesizer and is influenced by Indonesian gamelan music and minimalist music.   

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