A Celtic Sojourn live broadcast from the WGBH Studio at the Boston Public Library (Sept.)

With the release of Ken Burns' new documentary Country Music this fall, Brian O'Donovan will be tracing the roots of Celtic and country music in a LIVE broadcast of "A Celtic Sojourn" from our Boston Public Library studio. Come see radio in the making, say hi to Brian in person, meet fellow fans of WGBH and Celtic music, enjoy the library’s Newsfeed Café and hear live and prerecorded Celtic performances.


A Celtic Sojourn will be broadcast live from the WGBH Studio at the Boston Public Library from 3pm to 6pm with in-studio performances throughout the show. Please note there is no entry after 5pm. 


This is free and open to the public, but we appreciate you letting us know if you plan to attend. Please RSVP.




Very limited seating is available on a first come, first serve basis.

No entry after 5pm.

Food and drink is available for purchase at the Newsfeed Café.


*If you can't make, but would like to hear the show, tune in to the show Saturday 3-6pm on WGBH 89.7FM.




The WGBH Studio at the Boston Public Library is located at 700 Boylston St. at the corner of Exeter Street inside the Newsfeed Café.



Limited metered parking is available in the area. We recommend taking public transportation when possible. MBTA’s Copley stop on the Green Line and Back Bay stop on the Orange Line are located nearby. Visit to plan your trip on public transportation.



Photo credit: Will Daniels