Free Streaming Music

From Your Library:

Streaming music can be downloaded from Hoopla with a BPL eCard. Explore hundreds of albums spanning different genres, including some of today’s top artists.

Free For Now:

The Metropolitan Opera in New York City is streaming free operas nightly.

Boston Symphony Orchestra is doing BSO at Home, streaming concerts and introducing you to musicians and music directors.

StubHub has a list of artist livestreams that you can tune in to including Garth Brooks, Norah Jones, and Kesha.

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Go Electronic!

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