Music is made for listening, and iTunes handles this task well. Shuffle and Genius help you enjoy music in different ways, and with Up Next you can queue your music for a listening session.

You can play your media through other devices, and even control iTunes with Apple’s iTunes Remote app on an iOS device or an Apple Watch.

The last two topics in this chapter look playing audiobooks and videos.

Play Topics

How Do I Start Playing Music?

How Do I Play a CD? | Do I Have to Play Music in Order?

How Do I Shuffle My Music? | Can I Shuffle Albums?

How Do I Use the MiniPlayer?

How Do I Sing Along with My Music?

Can My Mac Tell Me What I’m Hearing?

What Is Genius? | How Do I Turn On Genius? | How Do I Create a Genius Playlist? | How Do ...

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