music without spoken or sung language

An instrumental is music that has no words or people singing. The music is made only by musical instruments , or by makings sounds using other things, like bins.

Some types of music like Jazz and classical music have a lot of instrumentals, but most other types of popular music do not.

Some very popular instrumental songs are:

  • "Theme from A Summer Place" by Percy Faith
  • "Grazing in the Grass" by Hugh Masekela
  • "Classical Gas" by Mason Williams
  • "Frankenstein" by Edgar Winter Group
  • "Love's Theme" by Love Unlimited Orchestra
  • "The Hustle" - Van McCoy
  • "Rise" by Herb Alpert
  • "Chariots of Fire" by Vangelis
  • "Miami Vice Theme" by Jan Hammer