Summer Concerts at All

Latimbop

Saturday / May 10, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.
Derby Square, Salem
Latimbop is an explosive contemporary Cuban jazz and dance music group composed of Berklee students and co-led by Colombian bassist Esther Rojas and Cuban pianist Issac Delgado Jr.  Latimbop has...
Admission: Free

Matthew Azrieli

Tuesday / June 3, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Prudential Center
Matthew Azrieli is a singer-songwriter studying at the Berklee College of Music. Originally from Montreal, he was first inspired by Elliott Smith and Nick Drake and taught himself the guitar by...
Admission: Free

Daniel Rotem Trio

Wednesday / June 4, 2014 / 6:00 p.m.
Boston Public Library
The Daniel Rotem Trio will perform original compositions integrating world influences with improvisation and the jazz tradition. Working as a group for almost three years, the trio has developed a...
Admission: Free

Azul

Thursday / June 5, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Kendall Square
This group was put together in the spring of 2014 by Eleni Arapoglou. Each member comes from a different country: Argentina, Greece, and Brazil. They infuse their original arrangements with the...
Admission: Free

Lizje in Blue

Thursday / June 5, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Atlantic Wharf
Lizje Sarria was born in Los Angeles and grew up in Colombia. Her soulful sound is influenced by jazz, blues, Latin, and soul music. Video of ESCUCHAME - South People (Live Session Part 4)
Admission: Free

Amethyst

Thursday / June 5, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Square's Cambridge Center Plaza
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...
Admission: Free

KeL

Friday / June 6, 2014 / 12:30 p.m.
Boston Public Library
The colorful sound of KeL combines elements of jazz and pop with Brazilian melodies. The band's lead singer, Kel do Nascimento, was born and raised in São Paulo, Brazil, and toured her country of...
Admission: Free

Wambura Mitaru

Wednesday / June 11, 2014 / 6:00 p.m.
Boston Public Library
Wambura Mitaru's eclectic, fluid music blends funk, soul, R&B, jazz, hip-hop with sounds from her African background. A young and passionate singer and songwriter from Nairobi, Kenya, she got...
Admission: Free

Apoena

Thursday / June 12, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Kendall Square
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...
Admission: Free

Arreana Jaye

Thursday / June 12, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Atlantic Wharf
Raised in northern Denmark, Arreana Jaye brings Scandinavian folklore to her music, along with some interesting grooves. She has toured Denmark and played New York venues such as the Bitter End and...
Admission: Free

Simon Moullier Trio

Thursday / June 12, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Square's Cambridge Center Plaza
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...
Admission: Free

Jenna Moynihan and Mairi Chaimbeul

Friday / June 13, 2014 / 12:30 p.m.
Boston Public Library
Rooted in traditional Scottish and Appalachian old-time music, this duo has developed a sound that celebrates and explores beautiful melodies. The pair met while studying at Berklee College of Music...
Admission: Free

Bobby Wesley

Saturday / June 14, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.
Derby Square, Salem
Bobby Wesley is a guitarist, songwriter, and vocalist from Detroit. Soon to release his debut album, he writes compositions that mix contemporary jazz and neo-soul. As an accomplished musician and...
Admission: Free

The Western Den

Wednesday / June 18, 2014 / 6:00 p.m.
Boston Public Library
Formed in February 2013 and driven by a shared passion to create music with purpose, The Western Den is the collaborative work of Deni Hlavinka and Chris West, who together blend compelling folk...
Admission: Free

The Erin Bentlage Group

Thursday / June 19, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Kendall Square
Hailing from the green hills of Vermont, Erin Bentlage writes, sings, and plays with an unquenchable thirst for organic sound. Raised in a small town near Burlington, she first explored her love...
Admission: Free

Danny Nagy Group

Thursday / June 19, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Atlantic Wharf
Danny Istvan Nagy is a small town guy with a downtown sensibility. He was born in Fort Bragg, North Carolina and moved with his family to Hungary a few years later. One day, when exploring the...
Admission: Free

Unidentified Fusion Orangement

Thursday / June 19, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Square's Cambridge Center Plaza
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...
Admission: Free

Ahmad El Haggar

Friday / June 20, 2014 / 12:30 p.m.
Boston Public Library
Ahmad El Haggar is an Egyptian singer-songwriter and oud player. He performs orginals and covers from the Arab world, rearranging them to suit a more modern sound. Born to a family of musicians,...
Admission: Free

Eduardo Mercuri

Sunday / June 22, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Spectacle Island
Guitarist, mandolinist, composer, and arranger Eduardo Mercuri was born in Curitiba, Brazil and grew up listening to his father’s record collection. At age 11 he began playing the guitar. Since...
Admission: FREE

Jenna Moynihan and Mairi Chaimbeul

Sunday / June 22, 2014 / 3:00 p.m.
Longfellow House
Rooted in traditional Scottish and Appalachian old-time music, Jenna and Mairi have developed a sound that celebrates beautiful melodies. The pair met at Berklee and are a product of the Boston music...
Admission: Free

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