Standard Music Library

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Formed in 1968, Standard Music Library provides classic archive television sounds through to richly creative contemporary styles.

With a long history representing the works of pioneering composers, we are home to catalogue by such diverse names and talents as Brian Eno, Delia Derbyshire, Matthew Herbert, George Martin, Gordon Giltrap, Ben Salisbury, Krust, The Heavytrackerz, Marco Pirroni (Adam & The Ants), Richard Thair (Red Snapper), and Sheridan Tongue

A multitude of TV series, films, games, and brands have dipped into Standard’s library catalogue including Triangle of Sadness, Serpico, Sex and the City, The West Wing, South Park, The One Show, MasterChef, Come Dine With Me, Coronation Street, I’m a Celebrity, Top Gear, Agatha & Poirot, Grand Theft Auto, Just Cause 4, Burberry and even Debbie Does Dallas.

Standard Music Library also represents four additional catalogues:

Musica Britannica

Formed by legendary library composer, James Kenelm Clarke. A boutique label of simple and subtle melodies and moods, predominantly classical and acoustic and ever evolving. Featuring composers such as Patrick Hawes, David Snell, and James Clarke himself.

All Music Gallery

Established catalogue from Czechia offering an extensive range of renowned public domain classical works from composers including Handel, Mozart, Tchaikovsky, Bizet, Brahms and Vivaldi, alongside traditional music from Russia, Chechnya, and former Soviet regions, plus klezmer, Jewish and Gypsy music and a growing contemporary selection.


The production music library of French / British composer duo, Savage & Spies, featuring their own work and that of further fresh composing talent from across Europe. Cinetiks provides a swiftly expanding collection of evocative, high-quality, cinematic music. Simple, haunting themes and distinctive soundscapes with rich, multi-layered textures where electronic sound merges organically into the acoustic.

Picture Box Music

Launched in 2021, Picture Box Music is a new catalogue from Warren and Brian Bennett, two of the industry's most recognisable and prolific composers. Individually and collaboratively, they're responsible for countless film and television scores, advertising campaigns and documentaries along with major successes in single and album charts around the world. With their years of knowledge and experience, discover a diverse, distinct selection of synch-friendly music.

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