Summer Concerts at Berklee After 5

Nella

Thursday / August 6, 2015 / 5:00 p.m.

Kendall Plaza

Former Latin American Idol participant and current Berklee student Nella performs her world music.

Admission: Free

Foreign Hues

Thursday / August 13, 2015 / 5:00 p.m.

Kendall Plaza

Foreign Hues is a band of talented musicians from around the world, coming together with great passion to take what they've learned from their homes countries and infuse these genres, styles, and traditions with groove-based R&B and soul music.

Admission: Free

ChoroBop

Thursday / August 20, 2015 / 5:00 p.m.

Kendall Plaza

ChoroBop performs music from their repertoire, which is based on the roots of Brazilian choro with influences from jazz and contemporary music.

Admission: Free

Past Events

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

Juan Mejía's Conspiracy

Thursday / July 30, 2015 / 5:00 p.m.

Kendall Plaza

Juan Mejía's Conspiracy, featuring incredibly talented musicians from all over the world, performs original compositions and arrangements.

Admission: Free

The Nasty Candombe Project

Thursday / July 23, 2015 / 5:00 p.m.

Kendall Plaza

Nacho González presents the Nasty Candombe Project, an Afro-Uruguayan groove mixed with jazz and funk.

Admission: Free

Danny Nagy's Big Stenk Band

Thursday / July 16, 2015 / 5:00 p.m.

Kendall Plaza

Danny Nagy's Big Stenk Band is an energetic funk/fusion band directed by Danny Nagy.

Admission: Free

ChoroBop

Thursday / July 9, 2015 / 5:00 p.m.

Kendall Plaza

ChoroBop performs music from their repertoire, which is based on the roots of Brazilian choro with influences from jazz and contemporary music.

Admission: Free

Carlos Capacho: The Cuatro Project

Thursday / July 2, 2015 / 5:00 p.m.

Kendall Plaza

Carlos Capacho performs his music on the Venezuelan cuatro.

Admission: Free

Josu Ortiz Latin Jazz Quartet

Thursday / June 25, 2015 / 5:00 p.m.

Kendall Plaza

The Josu Ortiz Latin Jazz Quartet performs.

Admission: Free

Matthieu Danesin Quartet

Thursday / June 18, 2015 / 5:00 p.m.

Kendall Plaza

The Matthieu Danesin Quartet fuses modern jazz and rock with a touch of groove and reflects the cultural diversity in the band.

Admission: Free

Nicolás Castañeda Group

Thursday / June 11, 2015 / 5:00 p.m.

Kendall Plaza

The Nicolás Castañeda Group, a musical project based on contemporary Colombian music, performs.

Admission: Free

Etienne Monsaingeon Group

Thursday / June 4, 2015 / 5:00 p.m.

Kendall Plaza

Etienne Monsaingeon presents his new project, the Etienne Monsaingeon Group, a quartet that fuses modern jazz and world music with a lot of groove.

Admission: Free

Yonit Spiegelman

Thursday / August 28, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.

Kendall Plaza

The 25-year-old singer-songwriter and bassist Yonít Spiegelman and her band create original music inspired by Irish melody lines in an intimate environment of acoustic instruments, touching lyrics, and tasteful simplicity.
 

Admission: Free

Karamel Day

Thursday / August 21, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.

Kendall Plaza

Karamel Day, led by Dana Protsenko, draws mainly from the rich history of jazz but with a contemporary stylistic fusion of popular music. The group has performed at the Lily Pad, the Middle East, All-Asia Bar, the Cantab Lounge, Berklee Performance Center, and the Red Room at Café 939.
 
 

Admission: Free

The Cuatro Venezuelan Project

Thursday / August 14, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.

Kendall Plaza

The Cuatro Venezuelan Project, led by composer and performer Carlos Capacho, plays original compositions inspired by world music and jazz.
 

Admission: Free

C-bass' Infinity Band

Thursday / August 7, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.

Kendall Plaza

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

Josh Shpak

Thursday / July 31, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.

Kendall Plaza

With a rich style evident of influences from classic jazz to electronica, trumpeter Josh Shpak has made himself a commodity in the music world. This cross-generational quality has launched a career playing with jazz heavyweights such as Cedar Walton and Jimmy Heath, soul legends Tower of Power, and young crossover innovators like Esperanza Spalding, Christian Scott, and John Daversa.
 

Admission: Free