Summer Concerts at Club Passim

E.g., 2016-07-23
E.g., 2016-07-23

For over 50 years, Club Passim has worked as a nonprofit venue dedicated to wonderful musical experiences. Artists who have performed there include Joan Baez, Shawn Colvin, Bob Dylan, Tom Rush, Joni Mitchell, Suzanne Vega, Muddy Waters, and many others. Join this historic club and Berklee folk artists outdoors on Thursday evenings at 5:30 p.m. in Harvard Square. (View Map)

Aliya Cycon Project

Thursday / July 28, 2016 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

Arabic-inspired band the Aliya Cycon Project, formed in the summer of 2014 by oud player, pianist, and singer Aliya Cycon, performs.

Admission: Free

The Wolff Sisters

Thursday / August 4, 2016 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

Hailing from the cobblestone streets of Boston, The Wolff Sisters blend rock, blues, and roots music into their own unique sound. Their gritty songs draw from adventures all over New England that shaped their lives. The three sisters, Rebecca, Rachael, and Kat, create haunting harmonies that only siblings can manage to do. 

Admission: Free

Honeysuckle

Thursday / August 11, 2016 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

Honeysuckle is a progressive folk trio which blends older influences and traditional instrumentation with modern effects and inspiration.

Admission: Free

The Ladles

Thursday / August 18, 2016 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

The Ladles have three-part female harmony perfected, but their sound is more than that… they are an amalgamation of their respective histories and influences, blending swing, old-time, neo-soul, choral music into a sound all their own. 

Admission: Free

Keyhan Kamelian

Thursday / September 1, 2016 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

Iranian Keyhan Kamelian, a classically trained jazz pianist, composer, and producer, performs. 

Admission: Free

Kaeli Earle

Thursday / September 8, 2016 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

Kaeli Earle, a bassist and vocalist from Bellingham, Washington, performs. 

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.

Sumner and Moss

Thursday / July 21, 2016 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

Sumner and Moss, a folk duo based in Boston, performs.

Admission: Free

MIXCLA

Thursday / July 14, 2016 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

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

Dear June

Thursday / July 7, 2016 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

Liz Wyatt and Justin Kelley are Dear June, a country folk duo from Boston. 

Admission: Free

TASH

Thursday / June 30, 2016 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

Folk singer-songwriter and Massachusetts native TASH performs as part of the Berklee Summer in the City series.

Admission: Free

Mckenna

Thursday / June 23, 2016 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

Mckenna, a storytelling singer-songwriter, performs.

Admission: Free

CANCELED: The Wiles

Thursday / September 10, 2015 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

CANCELED: This event has been canceled due to the weather.
The Wiles perform old folk songs, new Americana, and original songs in an acoustic roots style.

Admission: Free

Honeysuckle

Thursday / September 3, 2015 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

Honeysuckle, a psychedelic folk trio, performs.

Admission: Free

Wrong Is Right

Thursday / August 27, 2015 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

Wrong Is Right is a blend of mandolin, fiddle, and upright bass played by Jake Howard, Sumaia Jackson, and Mike Gaisbacher, respectively.

Admission: Free

Aurora Birch

Thursday / August 20, 2015 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

Aurora Birch is a singer-songwriter based in the greater Boston area.

Admission: Free

Dear June

Thursday / August 13, 2015 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

Dear June, a country folk duo from Boston, performs a blend of unique harmonies and compelling lyrics.

Admission: Free

Honeysuckle

Thursday / August 6, 2015 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

Honeysuckle, a psychedelic folk trio, performs.

Admission: Free

Nella

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

Club Passim

Former Latin American Idol participant and current Berklee student Nella performs her world music.

Admission: Free

Miriam Elhajli

Thursday / July 23, 2015 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

Singer-songwriter Miriam Elhajli's sound recalls Joan Baez and Buffy Sainte-Marie along with a touch of Delta blues.

Admission: Free