Summer Concerts at Brewer Plaza

E.g., 2016-06-05
E.g., 2016-06-05

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)

 

Danae Greenfield

Thursday / July 14, 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

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

Brewer Plaza

Seattle, Washington, native and pianist Danae Greenfield performs.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Friday / July 29, 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

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

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

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

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

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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.

CANCELED: Freyja Garbett

Tuesday / August 11, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

CANCELED: This event has been canceled due to the weather. Refunds are available at the point-of-purchase site during business hours.
Freyja Garbett's music combines her many stylistic influences including jazz, soul, funk, reggae, fusion, R&B, and classical. 

Admission: Free

Freyja Garbett

Monday / August 10, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Freyja Garbett's music combines her many stylistic influences including jazz, soul, funk, reggae, fusion, R&B, and classical. 

Admission: Free

Santiago Bosch

Friday / August 7, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Pianist Santiago Bosch performs in different styles such as Latin, pop, rock, and jazz.

Admission: Free

Santiago Bosch Band

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

Brewer Plaza

Pianist Santiago Bosch performs in different styles such as Latin, pop, rock, and jazz.

Admission: Free

Santiago Bosch

Thursday / August 6, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Pianist Santiago Bosch performs in different styles such as Latin, pop, rock, and jazz.

Admission: Free

Santiago Bosch

Wednesday / August 5, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Pianist Santiago Bosch performs in different styles such as Latin, pop, rock, and jazz.

Admission: Free

Santiago Bosch

Tuesday / August 4, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Pianist Santiago Bosch performs in different styles such as Latin, pop, rock, and jazz.

Admission: Free

Santiago Bosch

Monday / August 3, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Pianist Santiago Bosch performs in different styles such as Latin, pop, rock, and jazz.

Admission: Free

Caleb Hensinger

Friday / July 31, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Trumpet player and Berklee student Caleb Hensinger has studied with such artists as David Fiuczynski, Charles Lewis, Jetro Da Silva, Hal Crook, and Jerry Leake.

Admission: Free

Caleb Hensinger Band

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

Brewer Plaza

Trumpet player and Berklee student Caleb Hensinger has studied with such artists as David Fiuczynski, Charles Lewis, Jetro Da Silva, Hal Crook, and Jerry Leake.

Admission: Free

Caleb Hensinger

Thursday / July 30, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Trumpet player and Berklee student Caleb Hensinger has studied with such artists as David Fiuczynski, Charles Lewis, Jetro Da Silva, Hal Crook, and Jerry Leake.

Admission: Free

Caleb Hensinger

Wednesday / July 29, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Trumpet player and Berklee student Caleb Hensinger has studied with such artists as David Fiuczynski, Charles Lewis, Jetro Da Silva, Hal Crook, and Jerry Leake.

Admission: Free

Caleb Hensinger

Tuesday / July 28, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Trumpet player and Berklee student Caleb Hensinger has studied with such artists as David Fiuczynski, Charles Lewis, Jetro Da Silva, Hal Crook, and Jerry Leake.

Admission: Free

Caleb Hensinger

Monday / July 27, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Trumpet player and Berklee student Caleb Hensinger has studied with such artists as David Fiuczynski, Charles Lewis, Jetro Da Silva, Hal Crook, and Jerry Leake.

Admission: Free

Vivienne Aerts

Friday / July 24, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

From the Netherlands, vocalist Vivienne Aerts studied at Berklee College of Music where she worked with renowned jazz artists such as Danilo Perez, Joe Lovano, John Patitucci, Joanne Brackeen, and Jetro Da Silva, among others.

Admission: Free

Vivienne Aerts Band

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

Brewer Plaza

From the Netherlands, vocalist Vivienne Aerts studied at Berklee College of Music where she worked with renowned jazz artists such as Danilo Perez, Joe Lovano, John Patitucci, Joanne Brackeen, and Jetro Da Silva, among others.

Admission: Free

Vivienne Aerts

Thursday / July 23, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

From the Netherlands, vocalist Vivienne Aerts studied at Berklee College of Music where she worked with renowned jazz artists such as Danilo Perez, Joe Lovano, John Patitucci, Joanne Brackeen, and Jetro Da Silva, among others.

Admission: Free

Justin Salisbury

Wednesday / July 22, 2015 / 5:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

An accomplished performer originally from Oregon, Justin Salisbury currently attends Berklee and is part of the Berklee Global Jazz Institute.

Admission: Free

Vivienne Aerts

Wednesday / July 22, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

From the Netherlands, vocalist Vivienne Aerts studied at Berklee College of Music where she worked with renowned jazz artists such as Danilo Perez, Joe Lovano, John Patitucci, Joanne Brackeen, and Jetro Da Silva, among others.

Admission: Free

Vivienne Aerts

Tuesday / July 21, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

From the Netherlands, vocalist Vivienne Aerts studied at Berklee College of Music where she worked with renowned jazz artists such as Danilo Perez, Joe Lovano, John Patitucci, Joanne Brackeen, and Jetro Da Silva, among others.

Admission: Free

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