Note: No concert on July 4th due to the holiday.
Atlantic Wharf is a perfect waterfront location for music, a walk, and lunch. Situated on the Boston Harborwalk, Berklee bands perform Latin music and/or jazz every Thursday at noon. Whether you pack a lunch or buy from a local restaurant, enjoy views of the Boston Tea Party Ship and Museum, the Children's Museum, and Boston Harbor.
Thursday / June 6, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Carol, a solo project from Berklee College of Music student Carolyn Flaherty, released her debut EP Softest Destroyer in March. The poet-turned-songwriter combines soft ambience with a complex vocal tone, fluttering harmonies, and seering lyricism.
Thursday / June 13, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Stacey Kelleher is an indie-pop singer-songwriter who is unafraid to say what she wants in her music.
Thursday / June 20, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Sam Robbins is a New England–based musician who evokes classic singer-songwriters such as James Taylor and John Denver.
Thursday / June 27, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Zoe Benson, a singer-songwriter from Boulder, Colorado, is drawn to rock, Americana, and folk styles. She writes, records, and performs intimate and lyrically driven songs solo, as well as with a band.
Thursday / July 11, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
JAKE, previously a member of the South African band Early Hour, writes stories you can dance to.
Thursday / July 18, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Harry Egan is a singer-songwriter from San Francisco.
Thursday / July 25, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Brianna Nelson is a singer-songwriter and indie/folk/pop artist from Pennsylvania who has been writing and performing music since 2012.
Thursday / August 1, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Marlon Solomon is a gospel, R&B, and soul artist who fuses classical training with contemporary genres to create a unique sound with a deep, rich tone.
Tuesday / August 6, 2019 / 5:00 p.m.
Sophia Gripari, a native of London, England, is a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist based in the United States.
Tuesday / August 13, 2019 / 5:00 p.m.
Roy Juno is the collective name shared by four Boston, Massachusetts–based producers and instrumentalists.
Tuesday / August 20, 2019 / 5:00 p.m.
Blending huge jazzy vocals with soul, African groove, a touch of Caribbean beats, and pop, Niu Raza’s sound is full, mature, and alluring.
Tuesday / August 27, 2019 / 5:00 p.m.
Monse Siles is a violinist from Costa Rica.
This summer, Berklee students, faculty, and alumni will perform more than 400 free concerts at notable venues in and around Boston as part of Berklee's Summer in the City concert series.
Performances will take place through early October. The series will feature beloved performance locations throughout the city, such as the Boston Public Library, the Boston Harbor Islands, Brewer Fountain Plaza at the Boston Common, the Institute of Contemporary Art, and the Prudential Center. Summer in the City performers will also be featured in free festivals in the area, including Jazz at the Fort in Roxbury’s Highland Park and the Salem Jazz and Soul Festival.
New venues for the 2019 series include 401 Park in the Fenway, Chin Park on the Rose Kennedy Greenway, the Arnold Arboretum, Harvard Farmers’ Market, and City Winery on the Greenway.
The series will present a variety of musical genres, including jazz, R&B, world, pop, electronic, and classical, as part of its 2019 programming. Notable performers this summer include Cuban jazz flutist Sheila del Bosque, electronic-soul singer-songwriter Malaya, alternative Americana group Havins, singer and pianist Ljuliana Thomas, and award-winning mandolin player Ethan Setiawan.
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