Best place for Classical Music on the App Store

Change Your Life with classical music

"I use this when I need to work/concentrate. Always works like a charm."

"Very cool app. I play it while I work and find myself more productive. Go figure."

"I listen to it while I study, do homework, and sleep! It is wonderful, they are all great choices. I never have to skip one of them. My 8 month old loves it too! :)"

"I love this app! I use it all the time! Mostly when im studying"

Do you like to study while listening to music?
Do you find it hard to focus?

Sonata (formerly iLuvMozart) powered by the "Mozart effect" will increase your IQ and give you a boost in concentration.

A little background: "Mozart effect" was first coined by Dr. Alfred A. Tomatis, an internationally known otolaryngologist who used Mozart's music as the listening stimulus in his work to cure a variety of disorders. Later on, Dr. Rauscher, Shaw, and Ky took this research further and published an article in Nature that demonstrated an increase in IQ of 8 to 9 points when students studied while listening to Mozart's music.

- 10 free classical greatest hits
- Crowdsourced effects of each classical hit
- High quality stereo soundtracks
- Licensed collection of classical music

- Access to all songs
- Sync your playlist and downloads across different devices

Get your monthly Sonata Premium subscription through the app. If you choose to subscribe, you will be charged $5.99. The price will be shown in the app before you complete the payment. The subscription renews every month unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24 hours before end of the current subscription period. Your iTunes account will automatically be charged within 24 hours prior to the end of the current period and you will be charged for one month at a time. You can turn off auto-renew at anytime from your iTunes account settings. When your subscription ends, the songs you downloaded during your subscription period will be removed.

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What’s New

Version 2.0.24

- OMG, we found some bugs and fixed it!
- Update the fonts
Happy Classical Music Month! We hope this update makes easier to celebrate this time of year with your favorite classical songs.
- iPhone X support
- Improved playlist view, making it easier to arrange your ideal playlists.
- Improved the playback UI to make it simpler to download HD versions of songs. - Redesigned UI for sorting composers in your library. - Minor bug fixes.
Musically yours, The Sonata team

Ratings and Reviews

4.8 out of 5
1.3K Ratings

1.3K Ratings

AquaLeader777 ,

Love it! My favorite music app.

Definitely a great app. I love all of the classical music it provides. All the music you have, you can listen to without wifi. And when you exit the app, the music keeps playing. You can "buy" more songs without having to actually pay. They provide ways for you to get sonata coins. I use it for reading, studying/homework, and simply for entertainment. Oh and sometimes when I have a hard time sleeping, I use it to lull me to sleep. It's free and it's never glitched or shut down. There are literally almost no ads. Which is hard to find in a free app. I can definitely say this a quality application majorly under appreciated, it's that good. Reliable, fast and free, can't get better than that.

YouDoNotNeedToKnowMyName ,

It isn’t too good to be true

I love this app. Trust me it’s everything you think it is. You can download recordings of classical music and listen to them with no WiFi. This helps in the car for someone who doesn’t have data. It is 100% free and requires no payment. The only downside is that to download the music you have to watch ads to get sonata coins, which then you can choose which app to get at the price of usually 45 coins. No real money is used however. There is an option for a $5.99 per month subscription to automatically download all of the songs at once but again, it isn’t required. Anyway, definitely download this app. It’s exactly what it advertises and I couldn’t be more satisfied with it.

Meghananne10 ,

Easy to use

Love this app. Had it over 5 years ago when my son was born because classical music soothed him to sleep. Now here I am with my second child and she loves it too! It's pretty much the only thing that is guaranteed to help soothe her. This app is simple and straightforward - none of that extra mumbo jumbo that other apps seem to have, which is my favorite thing because when I need to quickly calm my baby down the last thing I want to do is have a bunch of annoying stuff to click around on. This app plays and organizes music in a logical order and you can even rate how well the song helps you sleep, focus, etc. I would be lost these last 5 years without this!

App Privacy

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