Concert

C-bass' Infinity Band

Thursday / August 7, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Square's Cambridge Center Plaza
Marriott CourtyardKendall Square
Cambridge
MA
02239

C-bass' Infinity Band is an improvisational group led by percussionist and composer Santiago Sebastian "C-bass" Chiriboga. The group combines music with visual arts, dance, speech, and theatre.

Admission: 
Free

The Maniacs of the 4th Dimension

Thursday / July 24, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Square's Cambridge Center Plaza
Marriott CourtyardKendall Square
Cambridge
MA
02239
Davis Whitfield

The Maniacs of the 4th Dimension, led by Davis Whitfield on piano, is a collective of creative individuals who share an interest in the Fourth Dimension. In trio, quartet, quintet, and sextet formats, the Maniacs offer a unique presentation of timeless standards and original jazz compositions. The group began with two musicians who met while attending Berklee College of Music: Jared Mulcahy on bass and Oscar Suchanek on drums. They have performed at the Fat Cat in New York, The City's Dream Art Gallery in New Jersey, and the Middlesex Lounge in Cambridge. Don't miss an opportunity to travel to the Fourth Dimension with the Maniacs.

 

Admission: 
Free

Fabio Rojas Trio

Thursday / July 17, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Square's Cambridge Center Plaza
Marriott CourtyardKendall Square
Cambridge
MA
02239

Hailing from Valencia, Venezuela, Rojas began his musical studies with drums at the age of 13. By 19, he was playing with the most acclaimed and recognized jazz musicians in Venezuela, such as Pablo Gil, Diego Alvarez, and Gonzalo Mico.  Rojas has performed at numerous venues and events since coming to Boston, including Symphony Hall, TEDx Boston, the Berklee Middle Eastern Festival, and the Esplanade.

Admission: 
Free

Tomas Latorre Quartet

Thursday / July 10, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Square's Cambridge Center Plaza
Marriott CourtyardKendall Square
Cambridge
MA
02239
Tomas La Torre

Tomas Latorre Quartet started playing together in fall 2013. With Josh Plotner on sax and flute, Evan Waarama on piano, Tiago Michelin on drums, the group is led by Tomas Latorre on bass. They play an array of Latin music, mostly Latorre's original compositions blended with jazz and modern sounds.

Admission: 
Free

Jan Esbra Quartet

Thursday / June 26, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Square's Cambridge Center Plaza
Marriott CourtyardKendall Square
Cambridge
MA
02239
Jan Esbra

The Jan Esbra Quartet plays original compositions of all the band members. Originating in the fall of 2011, the Jan Esbra Quartet has recorded in the Berklee studios and performed in and around Boston. Personnel changes, depending on the season or event, provide fresh takes on the music composed by Jan and the band.

Admission: 
Free

Unidentified Fusion Orangement

Thursday / June 19, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Square's Cambridge Center Plaza
Marriott CourtyardKendall Square
Cambridge
MA
02239
Unidentified Fusion Orangement

This jazz-rock group, based in Boston and founded San Diego, plays jazz arrangements and compositions with electric vibrations, creating infinite forms that express themselves through improvised sound.

Admission: 
Free

Simon Moullier Trio

Thursday / June 12, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Square's Cambridge Center Plaza
Marriott CourtyardKendall Square
Cambridge
MA
02239
Simon Moullier Trio

Simon Moullier Trio is centered on jazz but uses it only as a color in the sound via acoustic instruments. The group is sometimes sullied by effects on the vibraphone or by the mad itching rhythms of Simon’s main influences: Thom York, Steve Reich, Tygran Hamasyan, John Coltrane, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Kenny Garrett, Robert Glasper, Archive, and Pink Floyd.  Simon's group performed at the 2013 Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival.

Admission: 
Free

Amethyst

Thursday / June 5, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Square's Cambridge Center Plaza
Marriott CourtyardKendall Square
Cambridge
MA
02239
Amethyst

Created in the fall of 2012 by vocalist and composer Raquel Rivera, Amethyst has brought together six of Boston’s up-and-coming young musicians for a unique project. The members of Amethyst have joined their love of contemporary jazz, acoustic pop, and various Latin genres with skill and taste. Each unique voice enriches improvisational arcs throughout every performance. Featuring Rivera’s originals as well as collaborative cover arrangements, this group delivers accessible interpretations of human feeling.

Admission: 
Free

Satarra

Thursday / June 26, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Kendall Square
300 Athenaeum Street
Cambridge
MA
Satarra

Satarra, a singer-songwriter from Atlanta, is rooted in R&B, indie rock, and world music. She focuses on bringing a fresh sound to the forefront of the music scene and will move you with stunning, potent lyrics and an authentic sound.

 

 

Admission: 
Free

Apoena

Thursday / June 12, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Kendall Square
300 Athenaeum Street
Cambridge
MA
Apoena

Apoena’s music is a concise mixture of the many types he heard throughout childhood. Coming from a family of actors, musicians, acrobats, and variety performers, his influences range from Brazilian folk and pop to contemporary indie rock and world jazz. 

Admission: 
Free

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