You may feel it easy to add apple music to sonos but once you cancel the subscription on apple music that means you will disconnect with sonos. Type in your computer s password if prompted and follow the on.
If your music is not located in the my music folder select the appropriate option.
How do i get sonos to play my itunes library. From the manage menu select music library settings. This guide will walk you through adding music services spotify pandora etc to the sonos controller app on your phone or tablet adding a music library to your computer and managing your music queue. But i have a huge ripped library of music in an itunes library.
Follow the above steps to complete the setting on your device and then you can enjoy the apple music on sonos freely. You then use the controller app to tell the player on the speaker where to go and get the music from. With it you manage and play the music suited to your taste instead of having to hop around individual apps to get your playlists.
How to play your own music on the sonos controller app for windows 10 pc launch the sonos app from your desktop or the start menu. What you re doing with sonos is telling the system where your itunes library exists. I know that i no longer need the controller and using my android app have reconnected my sonos 1 to my new network new house new state and can play music from my phone.
If you use itunes or are not sure where your music is stored select my music folder. My library highly leverages play counts bpm genre and comments and smart playlist to enable me to pull up just the right playlist for the current mood moment. You can learn how to share your local music to sonos in this article.
Add drm free apple music to sonos. Click music library under select a music source. Now i have to make other investments both in significant time and money to be able to play my extensive personal music library from my i phone on sonos.
If sonos tries to play a track from a computer that s turned off it won t be able to access your music library. Adding and updating your music. Playing through playlist imported into sonos app does not update the play counts in itunes.
Click plus on macos or add if you are using windows. How to play itunes on sonos. It s been almost a year since we ve used our sonos system.
Though i have a small sonos system in my home i have bought extensive systems for my kids and grandkids. At that point you re not really using itunes at all you re using what appears to be a sonos player app. I am simply going to dump my sonos speakers at my home and buy a bose wireless system.
When sonos plays music from a local computer or nas drive the device needs to be turned on and connected to your network.