Summer Concerts at Brewer Plaza

E.g., 2016-08-30
E.g., 2016-08-30

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 workday this summer there will be a Berklee pianist playing lunchtime music on the solar-powered piano underneath the fountain. On Thursdays at 5:00 p.m., the week’s featured pianist will also perform with a trio. Performances are brought to you by the Friends of the Public Garden. (View Map)

Olivia Pérez Collellmir

Thursday / September 22, 2016 / 5:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Olivia Pérez Collellmir, a solo pianist, bandleader, and composer from Barcelona, Spain, performs. 

Admission: Free

Olivia Pérez Collellmir

Friday / September 23, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Olivia Pérez Collellmir, a solo pianist, bandleader, and composer from Barcelona, Spain, performs. 

Admission: Free

Anibal Cruz

Monday / September 26, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Pianist Anibal Cruz, a Berklee student and a freelance musician, performs. Rooted in classical music and Afro-Cuban jazz, his playing style is influenced by his Cuban piano heritage and the sounds of Chucho Valdez, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, and Tony Perez as well as jazz icons like Bill Evans and Herbie Hancock.

Admission: Free

Anibal Cruz

Tuesday / September 27, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Pianist Anibal Cruz, a Berklee student and a freelance musician, performs. Rooted in classical music and Afro-Cuban jazz, his playing style is influenced by his Cuban piano heritage and the sounds of Chucho Valdez, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, and Tony Perez as well as jazz icons like Bill Evans and Herbie Hancock.

Admission: Free

Anibal Cruz

Wednesday / September 28, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Pianist Anibal Cruz, a Berklee student and a freelance musician, performs. Rooted in classical music and Afro-Cuban jazz, his playing style is influenced by his Cuban piano heritage and the sounds of Chucho Valdez, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, and Tony Perez as well as jazz icons like Bill Evans and Herbie Hancock.

Admission: Free

Anibal Cruz

Thursday / September 29, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Pianist Anibal Cruz, a Berklee student and a freelance musician, performs. Rooted in classical music and Afro-Cuban jazz, his playing style is influenced by his Cuban piano heritage and the sounds of Chucho Valdez, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, and Tony Perez as well as jazz icons like Bill Evans and Herbie Hancock.

Admission: Free

Anibal Cruz

Thursday / September 29, 2016 / 5:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Pianist Anibal Cruz, a Berklee student and a freelance musician, performs. Rooted in classical music and Afro-Cuban jazz, his playing style is influenced by his Cuban piano heritage and the sounds of Chucho Valdez, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, and Tony Perez as well as jazz icons like Bill Evans and Herbie Hancock.

Admission: Free

Anibal Cruz

Friday / September 30, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Pianist Anibal Cruz, a Berklee student and a freelance musician, performs. Rooted in classical music and Afro-Cuban jazz, his playing style is influenced by his Cuban piano heritage and the sounds of Chucho Valdez, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, and Tony Perez as well as jazz icons like Bill Evans and Herbie Hancock.

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.

MIXCLA

Thursday / August 4, 2016 / 5:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Led by composer, pianist, and singer Zahili Gonzalez Zamora with Gerson Esteban Lazo Quiroga on bass and backing vocals and Takafumi Nikaido on percussion, MIXCLA performs, giving the audience a one-of-a-kind musical experience.

Admission: Free

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora

Thursday / August 4, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora’s music is a fusion of different genres founded in the deep traditions of Cuban music, bebop, funk, and soul with a nod to the modern.

Admission: Free

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora

Wednesday / August 3, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora’s music is a fusion of different genres founded in the deep traditions of Cuban music, bebop, funk, and soul with a nod to the modern.

Admission: Free

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora

Tuesday / August 2, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora’s music is a fusion of different genres founded in the deep traditions of Cuban music, bebop, funk, and soul with a nod to the modern.

Admission: Free

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora

Monday / August 1, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora’s music is a fusion of different genres founded in the deep traditions of Cuban music, bebop, funk, and soul with a nod to the modern.

Admission: Free

CANCELED: Zahili Gonzalez Zamora

Friday / July 29, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

CANCELED: This event has been canceled due to the weather.
Zahili Gonzalez Zamora’s music is a fusion of different genres founded in the deep traditions of Cuban music, bebop, funk, and soul with a nod to the modern.

Admission: Free

MIXCLA

Thursday / July 28, 2016 / 5:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Led by composer, pianist, and singer Zahili Gonzalez Zamora with Gerson Esteban Lazo Quiroga on bass and backing vocals and Takafumi Nikaido on percussion, MIXCLA performs, giving the audience a one-of-a-kind musical experience.

Admission: Free

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora

Thursday / July 28, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora’s music is a fusion of different genres founded in the deep traditions of Cuban music, bebop, funk, and soul with a nod to the modern.

Admission: Free

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora

Wednesday / July 27, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora’s music is a fusion of different genres founded in the deep traditions of Cuban music, bebop, funk, and soul with a nod to the modern.

Admission: Free

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora

Tuesday / July 26, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora’s music is a fusion of different genres founded in the deep traditions of Cuban music, bebop, funk, and soul with a nod to the modern.

Admission: Free

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora

Monday / July 25, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora’s music is a fusion of different genres founded in the deep traditions of Cuban music, bebop, funk, and soul with a nod to the modern.

Admission: Free

James Fernando

Friday / July 22, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

James Fernando is a 20-year-old pianist from Needham, Massachusetts, who frequently performs and teaches around the Boston area. 

Admission: Free

Maximalist Quartet

Thursday / July 21, 2016 / 5:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Alex Olsen, an innovative, masterful pianist and composer, performs with the Maximalist Quartet.

Admission: Free

James Fernando

Thursday / July 21, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

James Fernando is a 20-year-old pianist from Needham, Massachusetts, who frequently performs and teaches around the Boston area. 

Admission: Free

James Fernando

Wednesday / July 20, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

James Fernando is a 20-year-old pianist from Needham, Massachusetts, who frequently performs and teaches around the Boston area. 

Admission: Free

James Fernando

Tuesday / July 19, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

James Fernando is a 20-year-old pianist from Needham, Massachusetts, who frequently performs and teaches around the Boston area.

Admission: Free

James Fernando

Monday / July 18, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

James Fernando is a 20-year-old pianist from Needham, Massachusetts, who frequently performs and teaches around the Boston area.

Admission: Free

Danae Greenfield

Friday / July 15, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Seattle, Washington, native and pianist Danae Greenfield performs.

Admission: Free

Danae Greenfield Trio

Thursday / July 14, 2016 / 5:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Seattle, Washington, native and pianist Danae Greenfield performs with her trio.

Admission: Free

Danae Greenfield

Thursday / July 14, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Seattle, Washington, native and pianist Danae Greenfield performs.

Admission: Free

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