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Getting started

your music

How to make your personal playlist

Conversation starters
Prompts to start building your personal playlist


Help finding tunes

100 Years Book
The top UK songs from 1915–2015 

Our Spotify playlists
Our library of playlists by genre, decade, location, hobbies, etc.

BBC Music Memories
Find music, TV & radio theme tunes


How to listen

Listening to
your playlist

Advice on equipment, headphones, etc.

MP3 music
player guide

How to choose an MP3 music player

Streaming music
How to listen online

Downloading music
How to get music onto a device


Making the most of your music

When to listen
How playlists help dementia

How to use music safely
What music to avoid