Summer Concerts at Berklee After 5

Kelly Vargas / BEANE

Thursday / June 28, 2018 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Kelly Vargas is an emerging singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from New York whose styles include acoustic pop, R&B, and soul.

Admission: Free

Harry Jay

Thursday / July 5, 2018 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Harry Jay is an R&B/funk/hip-hop artist and Berklee College of Music student from Washington, D.C.

Admission: Free

Yanina

Thursday / July 12, 2018 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Yanina is a sultry and soulful singer-songwriter and music business major from Cambridge, Massachusetts. Her influences include Lauryn Hill, Lalah Hathaway, Esperanza Spalding, Beyoncé, and Lianne La Havas.

Admission: Free

Jacqueline Muñiz

Thursday / July 19, 2018 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Jacqueline “Jacks” Muñiz is a singer-songwriter based in New York City. Coming from a family of singers, she has toured with her sister Bianca Muñiz on the East Coast, as well as in Chicago and Montreal.

Admission: Free

Danielle Juhre

Thursday / July 26, 2018 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Neo-soul/pop/R&B artist Danielle Juhre, who records simply as Danielle, is an award-winning soul and pop artist from Chicago, Illinois.

Admission: Free

Nick Ricks

Thursday / August 2, 2018 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Nick Ricks is a classically trained pianist who is an avid composer and songwriter in genres such as R&B, funk, and neo-romantic.

Admission: Free

Sam Robbins

Tuesday / August 7, 2018 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Sam Robbins is a New England–based Americana/country singer-songwriter.

Admission: Free

Dom Jones

Tuesday / August 21, 2018 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Dom Jones is an artist, singer-songwriter, MC, poet, author, orator, and vocal producer from Oakland, California.

Admission: Free

Gary Kerkezou Trio

Tuesday / August 28, 2018 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Gary Kerkezou is a drummer and violinist currently attending Berklee College of 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.

Spencer Nicholson

Thursday / June 21, 2018 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Blazing across a wide variety of styles, Spencer Nicholson’s groovy and soulful expressions are a revolution of modern pop music. With influences from Allen Stone to Justin Timberlake and Michael Bublé, the Canadian singer-songwriter presents a classic yet innovative style with a smooth and contagious vibe.

Admission: Free

Triple Tea

Thursday / June 14, 2018 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Formed at Berklee in 2016, Triple Tea is a cinematic/progressive jazz trio influenced by a variety of styles, from pop and electronic to jazz and film music.

Admission: Free

Red Elk

Thursday / June 7, 2018 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Armed with his bass and voice, Josiah Contreras, a.k.a. Red Elk, plays what he calls “Native soul,” combining modern groove-based styles (funk, soul, folk, and rock) with elements of Native American music (rhythms, chants, flutes, and percussion).

Admission: Free

Maria Wadman

Thursday / September 7, 2017 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Maria Wadman (Maria Rowinska) grew up amid many musical cultures and languages, but nothing influenced her musical sensibility more than the sound of bossa nova and samba on her father’s guitar.

Admission: Free

Naty Hernandez

Thursday / August 24, 2017 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Naty Hernandez, or simply Naty, is a singer-songwriter, guitarist, acoustic and electric bassist native of Medellín, Colombia. 

Admission: Free

Mitchell

Thursday / August 17, 2017 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Hailing from Dartmouth, Massachusetts, Mitch is a singer-songwriter whose styles vary from reggae, pop-rock, soul, and funk.

Admission: Free

Joaquina Mertz

Thursday / August 10, 2017 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Joaquina Mertz is a Mexican singer-songwriter who is passionate about performance and the connection between her, the band, and the audience. 

Admission: Free

Nicolas Emden

Thursday / August 3, 2017 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Nicolás Emden is a singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and conductor from Osorno, Chile. 

Admission: Free

Mirella Costa

Thursday / July 20, 2017 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Brazilian singer Mirella Costa recorded her first solo CD, Minha Arca, in 2016.  

Admission: Free

Lizje Sarria

Thursday / July 6, 2017 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Colombian performer Lizje Sarria is a versatile composer, arranger, and solo artist of soulful music.

Admission: Free

Mufaro Kambarami

Thursday / June 29, 2017 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
2 Cambridge Center, Cambridge , MA, 02142, United States

Born in Zimbabwe and raised in Europe, Mufaro Kambarami has been molded from a love of music from a very young age. 

Admission: Free