Music, is a companion to yoga that can invoke many emotions. Hearing a song or a melody can easily make us happy or sad. Thus, what we listen to when we are exercising is very important, as it effects the depth and the effectiveness of our practice. Since meditation, relaxation and stress release are all so important for our health we have selected 10 meditative albums that will provide you with a diverse collection of enjoyable and calm melodies plus a few energizing beats. Here are our favorite meditation soundtracks along with some helpful descriptions via Amazon.com.

ProductRatingReviewsPrice
World Yoga by Putumayo Presents4.7 stars 122 reviews$9.49-$13.69
Relax – A Liquid Mind Experience by Liquid Mind4.6 stars235 reviews$9.49-$10.94
Ocean Waves by Joe Baker4.6 stars122 reviews$0.99-$8.98
Chakra Chants by Jonathan Goldman4.6 stars94 reviews$5.79-$6.93
Satori – Music for Yoga and Meditation by Riley Lee4.6 stars79 reviews$7.99-$13.98
Meditation & Yoga – Flutes by Jessita Reyes Massage Tribe4.5 stars134 reviews$6.99-$8.37
Music For Healing by Steven Halpern4.4 stars589 reviews$19.57-$21.08
Buddha Bar XV / Various by Claude Challe4.4 stars63 reviews$15.98-$29.99
Music For Yoga by Various Artists4.3 stars27 reviews$9.49-$12.99
Escapes – Music for Relaxing by Jeff Gold4.1 stars126 reviews$8.99-$14.98
World Yoga

Why choose this product?

World Yoga – “Drawing on contemplative sounds from Wales to Tibet and Armenia to Uganda, this collection leads listeners to deeper relaxation and a stronger connection with life. With an engaging balance of more traditional yoga sounds mantra-based pieces with Indian elements and unexpected acoustic gems from Africa and beyond, World Yoga reflects the practice and its planetary impact and grace.”

Relax_ a Liquid Mind Experience

Why choose this product?

Relax: a Liquid Mind Experience – is a wonderful relaxation music album. “At their essence, Liquid Mind recordings are slo-mo electronic symphonies created for frantic souls who yearn to take a mental float trip across their own private Sea of Tranquility.”

Ocean Waves

Why choose this product?

Ocean Waves – “Digitally mastered CDs containing crisp clear nature sounds designed for deep sleep, meditation, and relaxation. Creating a natural atmosphere for sleep, yoga, the workplace, dinner time, morning coffee, driving, and for other special times in our.”

Why choose this product?

Buddha Bar XV – This is “an excellent fusion of international grooves and beats with an awesome chill, lounge atmosphere.” This soundtrack has a great mixture of slower and faster songs that are great for your upbeat practice but also if you are traveling.

Satori_ Music for Yoga and Meditation

Why choose this product?

Satori music collection for yoga and meditation is another good alternative, featuring bamboo flute music.

Meditation & Yoga - Flutes

Why choose this product?

Meditation and Yoga Flutes – “These Native American flute and nature sounds transport you to a different place. This zen & chakra healing music is the perfect soundtrack to help you get away from your daily thoughts and activities.”

Music For Healing

Why choose this product?

Music for Healing – “Recognized by Keyboard magazine as “One of the most influential artists of the past 35 years who changed the way we compose, market and listen to music,” Steven Halpern continues to set the gold standard in the healing music.”

Buddha Bar XV _ Various

Why choose this product?

Buddha Bar XV – This is “an excellent fusion of international grooves and beats with an awesome chill, lounge atmosphere.” This soundtrack has a great mixture of slower and faster songs that are great for your upbeat practice but also if you are traveling.

Music For Yoga

Why choose this product?

Music for Yoga – “This is a very good CD for relaxation and chilling out at home after a long day at the office. All seven of the recording artists who perform the 12 selections on the CD are in top form and the music varies from chants or a flute solo, to synthesized space music.”

Escapes - Music for Relaxing

Why choose this product?

Escapes music for meditation: “California native Jeff Gold is a composer/musician who creates imagery through music; images that are emotional and melodic, restorative and uplifting. He composes soulful relaxing instrumentals which have received the attention of Wellness Centers, Spas and Music Therapists for their tranquil and healing qualities.”

This collection of relaxing music can be a great addition to your playlist, whether you are a student or an instructor. Always keep in mind that the music you listen to will influence your mood. If you are leaving work and had a bad day, this type of music — specifically designed for relaxation — will help you calm down. As an instructor remember to always diversify your playlist; students are good listeners and they will appreciate new music. Most importantly, create a playlist that inspires you, because your inspiration is who you are.

Which of these is your favorite yoga and meditation music?


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