With March marking a year without live music, it’s the perfect time to discover the perfect alternative, Qello Concerts! Found through the Library’s website, this digital resource brings live shows from your favorite musical artists to life. Qello Concerts offers a wide variety of genres including rock, hip hop, folk, classical, metal, blues, and jazz. Watch legendary performances such as Jimi Hendrix at Berkeley University, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band in New York City, Queen at Wembley Stadium, Bob Dylan at the Newport Folk Festival and so many others. In addition, Qello Concerts makes you feel like you’re part of the crowd as you watch past music festivals and even gives you behind the scenes insight with a variety of music documentaries. 

Follow these simple steps to get started:

  1. Go to bcpl.org and click on the Digital Library tab. 
  2. Next, scroll down the RB Digital section of the page and click its header.
  3. From there, you will be taken to the RB Digital homepage where you should click the Qello Concerts section. 
  4. The last step is to click the Register button in the top right-hand corner and create your account! If you already have a RB Digital account, log on with your information. Note: Your library card number will be required.

Once logged in, you are ready to start browsing the collection or begin searching for your favorite artist. Life is better with music and Qello Concerts allow you to still experience the magic of live performances safely from the comfort of your own home! 

Written by Emily Sexton
Public Relations Specialist