Berklee Summer in the City

Past Concerts

Check out some of the great shows that have been part of the Summer in the City series in prior years.

Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival

Saturday / September 28, 2013 / 12:00 p.m.
Beantown Jazz Festival
The Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival has delighted tens of thousands with a host of jazz, Latin, blues, and groove acts. Our communities come out in force—with attendance swelling to 70,000...
Admission: Free

Chroma

Thursday / September 26, 2013 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Square's Cambridge Center Plaza
Jazz quintet Chroma presents original compositions featuring a modern yet accessible sound with its roots in groove. Formed at Berklee College of Music, Chroma is comprised of Brian Plautz (saxophone...
Admission: Free

Tal Even-Tzur

Monday / September 23, 2013 / 12:00 p.m.
Brewer Plaza
Jazz pianist Tal Even-Tzur’s passion for music began at the age of eight when she first started playing her parents’ piano. Pretty soon, she discovered how much she enjoyed composing and...
Admission: Free

Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors featuring Joe Lovano

Friday / September 20, 2013 / 6:00 p.m.
Monterey Jazz Festival
The Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors, the premier music ensemble of the Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI), performs John Coltrane's Interstellar Space with saxophonist Joe Lovano.
Admission: Ticketed

Esther Rojas

Thursday / September 19, 2013 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Square's Cambridge Center Plaza
Born into a musical family in Barranquilla, Colombia, Esther Rojas started playing the violin at age 10, mainly focusing on a classical music repertoire. From 1995 to 1997, she continued her studies...
Admission: Free

Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors featuring Joe Lovano

Monday / September 16, 2013 / 8:00 p.m.
Jazz at Lincoln Center Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola
The Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors, the premier music ensemble of the Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI), performs John Coltrane's Interstellar Space with saxophonist Joe Lovano.
Admission: Ticketed

Fabio Rojas

Thursday / September 12, 2013 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Square's Cambridge Center Plaza
Jazz percussionist and film scoring and performance dual major Fabio Rojas strives to express emotions through music that cannot be put into words. For this performance, he will be joined by recent...
Admission: Free

John Mailander and Molly Tuttle

Thursday / September 12, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.
Club Passim
John Mailander and Molly Tuttle are individually renowned musicians currently studying at Berklee College of Music and joining together to perform their dynamic blend of original acoustic music...
Admission: Free

Vanisha Gould

Thursday / September 5, 2013 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Square's Cambridge Center Plaza
Vanisha Gould, a 21-year-old jazz vocalist and composer from Simi Valley, California, is currently finishing her senior year at Berklee. Her father, a jazz flutist, and her mother, a vocalist, made...
Admission: Free

Sarah Rogo

Thursday / September 5, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.
Club Passim
Sarah Rogo is a songwriter and instrumentalist from New England. Influenced by country blues and American roots, she crosses an old genre with a young fire. Full of surprises and chock-full of...
Admission: Free