Summer Concerts at Brewer Fountain Plaza

E.g., 2019-07-17
E.g., 2019-07-17

The Brewer Fountain, gifted to the city in 1868 by Gardner Brewer, is one of the most memorable features in the historic Boston Common. Every work day this summer, there will be a Berklee pianist playing music next to the fountain at lunchtime on the solar-powered piano. Performances are brought to you by the Friends of the Public Garden.

Salvatore Zanelli artist photo

Salvatore Zanelli

Wednesday / July 17, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Salvatore Zanelli, a Boston, Massachusetts–based musician and composer, has been playing piano since age 6, when he studied classical music. Recently, he has expanded to playing Latin, jazz, and other contemporary styles of piano.

Admission: Free

Salvatore Zanelli artist photo

Salvatore Zanelli

Thursday / July 18, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Salvatore Zanelli, a Boston, Massachusetts–based musician and composer, has been playing piano since age 6, when he studied classical music. Recently, he has expanded to playing Latin, jazz, and other contemporary styles of piano.

Admission: Free

Salvatore Zanelli artist photo

Salvatore Zanelli

Friday / July 19, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Salvatore Zanelli, a Boston, Massachusetts–based musician and composer, has been playing piano since age 6, when he studied classical music. Recently, he has expanded to playing Latin, jazz, and other contemporary styles of piano.

Admission: Free

Bobby Hall playing drums

Bobby Hall III

Monday / July 22, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Bobby Hall III, a multi-instrumentalist from the Brooklyn borough of New York City, is majoring in contemporary writing and production at Berklee College of Music.

Admission: Free

Bobby Hall playing drums

Bobby Hall III

Tuesday / July 23, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Bobby Hall III, a multi-instrumentalist from the Brooklyn borough of New York City, is majoring in contemporary writing and production at Berklee College of Music.

Admission: Free

Bobby Hall playing drums

Bobby Hall III

Wednesday / July 24, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Bobby Hall III, a multi-instrumentalist from the Brooklyn borough of New York City, is majoring in contemporary writing and production at Berklee College of Music.

Admission: Free

Bobby Hall playing drums

Bobby Hall III

Thursday / July 25, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Bobby Hall III, a multi-instrumentalist from the Brooklyn borough of New York City, is majoring in contemporary writing and production at Berklee College of Music.

Admission: Free

Bobby Hall playing drums

Bobby Hall III

Friday / July 26, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Bobby Hall III, a multi-instrumentalist from the Brooklyn borough of New York City, is majoring in contemporary writing and production at Berklee College of Music.

Admission: Free

Will Mallard playing piano

Will Mallard

Monday / July 29, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Will Mallard is an aspiring multi-instrumentalist, composer, and producer currently studying at Berklee College of Music. His sound is deeply rooted in the jazz and classical traditions, but doesn’t overlook younger genres such as hip-hop, R&B, fusion, and electronica.

Admission: Free

Will Mallard playing piano

Will Mallard

Tuesday / July 30, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Will Mallard is an aspiring multi-instrumentalist, composer, and producer currently studying at Berklee College of Music. His sound is deeply rooted in the jazz and classical traditions, but doesn’t overlook younger genres such as hip-hop, R&B, fusion, and electronica.

Admission: Free

Will Mallard playing piano

Will Mallard

Wednesday / July 31, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Will Mallard is an aspiring multi-instrumentalist, composer, and producer currently studying at Berklee College of Music. His sound is deeply rooted in the jazz and classical traditions, but doesn’t overlook younger genres such as hip-hop, R&B, fusion, and electronica.

Admission: Free

Will Mallard playing piano

Will Mallard

Thursday / August 1, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Will Mallard is an aspiring multi-instrumentalist, composer, and producer currently studying at Berklee College of Music. His sound is deeply rooted in the jazz and classical traditions, but doesn’t overlook younger genres such as hip-hop, R&B, fusion, and electronica.

Admission: Free

Will Mallard playing piano

Will Mallard

Friday / August 2, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Will Mallard is an aspiring multi-instrumentalist, composer, and producer currently studying at Berklee College of Music. His sound is deeply rooted in the jazz and classical traditions, but doesn’t overlook younger genres such as hip-hop, R&B, fusion, and electronica.

Admission: Free

Jordan Padilla

Jordan Padilla

Monday / August 5, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Jordan Padilla, an Australian pianist and songwriter, was first exposed to music through his parent’s vinyl collection, which featured artists as varied as Stevie Wonder, Radiohead, and Miles Davis. Since then, he has studied with Vadim Neselovskyi, Greg Coffin, and Jonathan Yeager.

Admission: Free

Jordan Padilla

Jordan Padilla

Tuesday / August 6, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Jordan Padilla, an Australian pianist and songwriter, was first exposed to music through his parent’s vinyl collection, which featured artists as varied as Stevie Wonder, Radiohead, and Miles Davis. Since then, he has studied with Vadim Neselovskyi, Greg Coffin, and Jonathan Yeager.

Admission: Free

Jordan Padilla

Jordan Padilla

Wednesday / August 7, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Jordan Padilla, an Australian pianist and songwriter, was first exposed to music through his parent’s vinyl collection, which featured artists as varied as Stevie Wonder, Radiohead, and Miles Davis. Since then, he has studied with Vadim Neselovskyi, Greg Coffin, and Jonathan Yeager.

Admission: Free

Jordan Padilla

Jordan Padilla

Thursday / August 8, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Jordan Padilla, an Australian pianist and songwriter, was first exposed to music through his parent’s vinyl collection, which featured artists as varied as Stevie Wonder, Radiohead, and Miles Davis. Since then, he has studied with Vadim Neselovskyi, Greg Coffin, and Jonathan Yeager.

Admission: Free

Jordan Padilla

Jordan Padilla

Friday / August 9, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Jordan Padilla, an Australian pianist and songwriter, was first exposed to music through his parent’s vinyl collection, which featured artists as varied as Stevie Wonder, Radiohead, and Miles Davis. Since then, he has studied with Vadim Neselovskyi, Greg Coffin, and Jonathan Yeager.

Admission: Free

Devin Smith posing with cymbals and piano

Devin Smith

Monday / August 12, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Devin “D.S.16” Smith, a multi-instrumentalist, producer, and arranger, always strives to put on the best show possible. Expressing himself through rhythms, chords, and programming, Smith seeks to write and produce enjoyable music that will last for generations.

Admission: Free

Devin Smith posing with cymbals and piano

Devin Smith

Tuesday / August 13, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Devin “D.S.16” Smith, a multi-instrumentalist, producer, and arranger, always strives to put on the best show possible. Expressing himself through rhythms, chords, and programming, Smith seeks to write and produce enjoyable music that will last for generations.

Admission: Free

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Past Events

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

Salvatore Zanelli artist photo

Salvatore Zanelli

Tuesday / July 16, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Salvatore Zanelli, a Boston, Massachusetts–based musician and composer, has been playing piano since age 6, when he studied classical music. Recently, he has expanded to playing Latin, jazz, and other contemporary styles of piano.

Admission: Free

Salvatore Zanelli artist photo

Salvatore Zanelli

Monday / July 15, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Salvatore Zanelli, a Boston, Massachusetts–based musician and composer, has been playing piano since age 6, when he studied classical music. Recently, he has expanded to playing Latin, jazz, and other contemporary styles of piano.

Admission: Free

Donnell posing outside with a beanie on

Donnell Gilchrist

Friday / July 12, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Donnell Gilchrist is a jazz pianist and hip-hop/electronic producer based in Boston, Massachusetts, and raised in Tampa, Florida. Blending his foundation in jazz and gospel with his love for an unconventional electronic sound, Gilchrist has created a unique footprint as a producer.

Admission: Free

Donnell posing outside with a beanie on

Donnell Gilchrist

Thursday / July 11, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Donnell Gilchrist is a jazz pianist and hip-hop/electronic producer based in Boston, Massachusetts, and raised in Tampa, Florida. Blending his foundation in jazz and gospel with his love for an unconventional electronic sound, Gilchrist has created a unique footprint as a producer.

Admission: Free

Donnell posing outside with a beanie on

Donnell Gilchrist

Wednesday / July 10, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Donnell Gilchrist is a jazz pianist and hip-hop/electronic producer based in Boston, Massachusetts, and raised in Tampa, Florida. Blending his foundation in jazz and gospel with his love for an unconventional electronic sound, Gilchrist has created a unique footprint as a producer.

Admission: Free

Donnell posing outside with a beanie on

Donnell Gilchrist

Tuesday / July 9, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Donnell Gilchrist is a jazz pianist and hip-hop/electronic producer based in Boston, Massachusetts, and raised in Tampa, Florida. Blending his foundation in jazz and gospel with his love for an unconventional electronic sound, Gilchrist has created a unique footprint as a producer.

Admission: Free

Donnell posing outside with a beanie on

Donnell Gilchrist

Monday / July 8, 2019 / 12:15 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Donnell Gilchrist is a jazz pianist and hip-hop/electronic producer based in Boston, Massachusetts, and raised in Tampa, Florida. Blending his foundation in jazz and gospel with his love for an unconventional electronic sound, Gilchrist has created a unique footprint as a producer.

Admission: Free

Marco Birro

Friday / July 5, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Marco Birro, a native of Verona, Italy, graduated with honors in piano from Conservatory of Vicenza in 2014 and is a student at Berklee College of Music. He has performed at some of the most renowned venues in Boston, including Scullers Jazz Club, Regattabar, and the Berklee Performance Center.

Admission: Free

Marco Birro

Thursday / July 4, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Marco Birro, a native of Verona, Italy, graduated with honors in piano from Conservatory of Vicenza in 2014 and is a student at Berklee College of Music. He has performed at some of the most renowned venues in Boston, including Scullers Jazz Club, Regattabar, and the Berklee Performance Center.

Admission: Free

Marco Birro

Wednesday / July 3, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Marco Birro, a native of Verona, Italy, graduated with honors in piano from Conservatory of Vicenza in 2014 and is a student at Berklee College of Music. He has performed at some of the most renowned venues in Boston, including Scullers Jazz Club, Regattabar, and the Berklee Performance Center.

Admission: Free

Marco Birro

Tuesday / July 2, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Marco Birro, a native of Verona, Italy, graduated with honors in piano from Conservatory of Vicenza in 2014 and is a student at Berklee College of Music. He has performed at some of the most renowned venues in Boston, including Scullers Jazz Club, Regattabar, and the Berklee Performance Center.

Admission: Free

Marco Birro

Monday / July 1, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Marco Birro, a native of Verona, Italy, graduated with honors in piano from Conservatory of Vicenza in 2014 and is a student at Berklee College of Music. He has performed at some of the most renowned venues in Boston, including Scullers Jazz Club, Regattabar, and the Berklee Performance Center.

Admission: Free

Camila Cortina Bello

Friday / June 28, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Camila Cortina Bello is a pianist, music educator, musicologist, and composer from Cuba. She studied classical piano and theoretical subjects at Amadeo Roldan Conservatoire, later majoring in musicology at the Higher Institute of Arts.

Admission: Free

CANCELED: Camila Cortina Bello

Thursday / June 27, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

CANCELED: This event has been canceled.
Camila Cortina Bello is a pianist, music educator, musicologist, and composer from Cuba. She studied classical piano and theoretical subjects at Amadeo Roldan Conservatoire, later majoring in musicology at the Higher Institute of Arts.

Admission: Free

Camila Cortina Bello

Wednesday / June 26, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Camila Cortina Bello is a pianist, music educator, musicologist, and composer from Cuba. She studied classical piano and theoretical subjects at Amadeo Roldan Conservatoire, later majoring in musicology at the Higher Institute of Arts.

Admission: Free

Camila Cortina Bello

Tuesday / June 25, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Camila Cortina Bello is a pianist, music educator, musicologist, and composer from Cuba. She studied classical piano and theoretical subjects at Amadeo Roldan Conservatoire, later majoring in musicology at the Higher Institute of Arts.

Admission: Free

Camila Cortina Bello

Monday / June 24, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Camila Cortina Bello is a pianist, music educator, musicologist, and composer from Cuba. She studied classical piano and theoretical subjects at Amadeo Roldan Conservatoire, later majoring in musicology at the Higher Institute of Arts.

Admission: Free

Santiago Bertel

Friday / June 21, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Pianist Santiago Bertel is a graduate of the Music Conservatory of the National University of Colombia and current student at Berklee College of Music, where he is pursuing a professional music diploma in performance, arranging, and production.

Admission: Free

CANCELED: Santiago Bertel

Thursday / June 20, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

CANCELED: This event has been canceled due to the weather.
Pianist Santiago Bertel is a graduate of the Music Conservatory of the National University of Colombia and current student at Berklee College of Music, where he is pursuing a professional music diploma in performance, arranging, and production.

Admission: Free

Santiago Bertel

Wednesday / June 19, 2019 / 12:00 p.m.
Brewer Fountain Plaza (near Park Street Station)
Boston Common, Boston, MA, 02108, United States

Pianist Santiago Bertel is a graduate of the Music Conservatory of the National University of Colombia and current student at Berklee College of Music, where he is pursuing a professional music diploma in performance, arranging, and production.

Admission: Free

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