Summer Concerts at Kendall Square

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

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

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

Satarra

Thursday / June 26, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Kendall Square
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...
Admission: Free

Grey Season

Thursday / July 10, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Kendall Square
Grey Season electrifies living room music, perching harmonies atop a sound that envelopes folk in rock 'n' roll. The variety show that is a Grey Season performance may include the occasional...
Admission: FREE

Common Thread

Thursday / July 17, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Kendall Square
Common Thread is a collective of like-minded musicians from all over the globe, brought together by a passion for good vibes and music that makes you move, and the purpose of building musicianship in...
Admission: FREE

LowTone Society

Thursday / July 24, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Kendall Square
The members of LowTone Society came together in the fall of 2011 from diverse backgrounds and sharing a pure love of making music. Collectively they draw from musical training and experience in...
Admission: FREE

Latimbop

Thursday / July 31, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Kendall Square
Latimbop is an explosive contemporary Cuban jazz and dance music group co-led by Colombian bassist Esther Rojas and Cuban pianist Issac Delgado Jr. Latimbop embraces various genres of Latin American...
Admission: FREE

Sarah McKenzie

Thursday / August 7, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Kendall Square
Sarah McKenzie, a pianist, vocalist, and composer "already in full possession of an individualistic voice,'' according to DownBeat magazine, will perform. McKenzie's second...
Admission: FREE

Song Yi

Thursday / August 14, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Kendall Square
Hailing from South Korea, the singer and composer Song Yi Jeon combines modern jazz harmony and odd time signatures with singable melodies that catch the ear of the listener. Heavily...
Admission: FREE

Oyinda

Thursday / August 21, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Kendall Square
Oyinda is an alternative-influenced electronic-pop singer and songwriter with a unique sense of cinematic storytelling.   Video of Oyinda - Rush of You (Official Music Video)
Admission: FREE

Wambura

Thursday / August 28, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Kendall Square
Wambura Mitaru's eclectic and fluid music blends funk, soul, R&B, jazz, hip-hop, and sounds from her African background. A young passionate singer and songwriter from Nairobi, her career...
Admission: FREE