Banjo music is often associated with Americana, bluegrass, folk, and country music, but the instrument has its roots in Africa as African American slaves in America created the banjo based on similar African instruments. Although we're most familiar with the fast, upbeat sound of banjo loops and dueling banjos found in Western banjo music, the banjo can also produce haunting, sad, melancholy sounds. The sharp, arpeggiated plucking of banjo stock production music can add a sense of flurries or action to your next video production. Banjo background music evokes that "down home" feeling, so add it any time you want to create a happy, nostalgic feeling. Search by specific mood, genres, and instruments to filter your search.