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)

 

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora

Friday / August 5, 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

Jenny Xu

Monday / August 8, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Jenny Xu, a Canadian jazz pianist and vocalist, performs.

Admission: Free

Jenny Xu

Tuesday / August 9, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Jenny Xu, a Canadian jazz pianist and vocalist, performs.

Admission: Free

Jenny Xu

Wednesday / August 10, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Jenny Xu, a Canadian jazz pianist and vocalist, performs.

Admission: Free

Jenny Xu

Thursday / August 11, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Jenny Xu, a Canadian jazz pianist and vocalist, performs.

Admission: Free

Jenny Xu

Thursday / August 11, 2016 / 5:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Jenny Xu, a Canadian jazz pianist and vocalist, performs.

Admission: Free

Jenny Xu

Friday / August 12, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Jenny Xu, a Canadian jazz pianist and vocalist, performs.

Admission: Free

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora

Monday / August 15, 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 16, 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 17, 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 18, 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 18, 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 / August 19, 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

Monday / August 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

James Fernando

Tuesday / August 23, 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 / August 24, 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 / August 25, 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

Alex Olsen

Thursday / August 25, 2016 / 5:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Alex Olsen, an innovative, masterful pianist and composer, performs.

Admission: Free

James Fernando

Friday / August 26, 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

Dabin Ryu

Monday / August 29, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Dabin Ryu, a pianist from South Korea, performs.

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.

Vivienne Aerts

Monday / July 20, 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

CANCELED: Justin Salisbury

Friday / July 17, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

CANCELED: This event has been canceled.
An accomplished performer originally from Oregon, Justin Salisbury currently attends Berklee and is part of the Berklee Global Jazz Institute.

Admission: Free

POSTPONED: Justin Salisbury

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

Brewer Plaza

POSTPONED: This event has been canceled or postponed. This site will be updated as additional information becomes available.
An accomplished performer originally from Oregon, Justin Salisbury currently attends Berklee and is part of the Berklee Global Jazz Institute.

Admission: Free

Justin Salisbury

Thursday / July 16, 2015 / 12:00 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

CANCELED: Justin Salisbury

Wednesday / July 15, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

CANCELED: This event has been canceled.
An accomplished performer originally from Oregon, Justin Salisbury currently attends Berklee and is part of the Berklee Global Jazz Institute.

Admission: Free

Justin Salisbury

Tuesday / July 14, 2015 / 12:00 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

Justin Salisbury

Monday / July 13, 2015 / 12:00 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

Daniel Pugh

Friday / July 10, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

A musician born and raised in Syracuse, New York in a musical family, Daniel Pugh has been playing piano since the age of five and performing since the age of seven.

Admission: Free

Daniel Pugh

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

Brewer Plaza

A musician born and raised in Syracuse, New York in a musical family, Daniel Pugh has been playing piano since the age of five and performing since the age of seven.

Admission: Free

Daniel Pugh

Thursday / July 9, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

A musician born and raised in Syracuse, New York in a musical family, Daniel Pugh has been playing piano since the age of five and performing since the age of seven.

Admission: Free

CANCELED: Daniel Pugh

Wednesday / July 8, 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.
A musician born and raised in Syracuse, New York in a musical family, Daniel Pugh has been playing piano since the age of five and performing since the age of seven.

Admission: Free

Daniel Pugh

Tuesday / July 7, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

A musician born and raised in Syracuse, New York in a musical family, Daniel Pugh has been playing piano since the age of five and performing since the age of seven.

Admission: Free

Daniel Pugh

Monday / July 6, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

A musician born and raised in Syracuse, New York in a musical family, Daniel Pugh has been playing piano since the age of five and performing since the age of seven.

Admission: Free

James Fernando

Friday / July 3, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

James Fernando is a 19-year-old pianist from Needham, Massachusetts who frequently performs and teaches around the Boston area.

Admission: Free

James Fernando

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

Brewer Plaza

James Fernando is a 19-year-old pianist from Needham, Massachusetts who frequently performs and teaches around the Boston area.

Admission: Free

James Fernando

Thursday / July 2, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

James Fernando is a 19-year-old pianist from Needham, Massachusetts who frequently performs and teaches around the Boston area.

Admission: Free

CANCELED: James Fernando

Wednesday / July 1, 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.
James Fernando is a 19-year-old pianist from Needham, Massachusetts who frequently performs and teaches around the Boston area.

Admission: Free

James Fernando

Tuesday / June 30, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

James Fernando is a 19-year-old pianist from Needham, Massachusetts who frequently performs and teaches around the Boston area.

Admission: Free

James Fernando

Monday / June 29, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

James Fernando is a 19-year-old pianist from Needham, Massachusetts who frequently performs and teaches around the Boston area.

Admission: Free

NuMind

Friday / June 26, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

To say NuMind started in one place or with one person would be false. NuMind is the reaction to oppressive forces in the world that refuse to progress consciously with their brothers and sisters.

Admission: Free

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