Catch Berklee performers beside Macy's in downtown Boston on Summer Street on Thursdays and Fridays from May through October. Located in the heart of Boston’s Financial District and within walking distance from an array of restaurants, South Station, and the waterfront, Summer Street is the perfect downtown lunchtime and dinnertime location. The Downtown Boston Business Improvement District (BID) is a private, nonprofit corporation created and maintained by property owners to serve the entire downtown community.
Thursdays through October 3
12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Fridays through October 4
12 p.m. to 2 p.m. // 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Full schedule of performers
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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