Summer Concerts at Club Passim

E.g., 2018-06-23
E.g., 2018-06-23

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)

The Ladles

Thursday / June 28, 2018 / 6:00 p.m.
Club Passim
Palmer Street and Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA, 02138, United States

The Ladles have three-part female harmony perfected, but their sound is more than that. They blend swing, old-time, neo-soul, and contemporary choral music into a sound all their own. 

Admission: Free

Emily Baker

Thursday / July 5, 2018 / 5:30 p.m.
Club Passim
Palmer Street and Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA, 02138, United States

Emily Haviland Baker, a five-string fiddler and singer-songwriter, will perform a compilation of traditional fiddle tunes, original songs, and covers. 

Admission: Free

Brooks Robertson

Thursday / July 19, 2018 / 5:30 p.m.
Club Passim
Palmer Street and Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA, 02138, United States

Fingerstyle guitarist Brooks Robertson doesn’t need much more than two thumbs, eight fingers, and six strings on a wooden box to carry listeners away. He utilizes superb technical ability to play bass, rhythm, and melody simultaneously and surpass the borders of conventional genres.

Admission: Free

James Heazlewood Dale

Thursday / August 2, 2018 / 5:30 p.m.
Club Passim
Palmer Street and Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA, 02138, United States

James Heazlewood Dale is a bassist from Sydney, Australia, who is steeped in the jazz tradition. Come enjoy his free concert featuring some of the best jazz musicians in Boston.

Admission: Free

Irais Brito Hierrezuelo

Thursday / August 9, 2018 / 5:30 p.m.
Club Passim
Palmer Street and Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA, 02138, United States

Born and raised in Havana, Cuba, Irais Brito Hierrezuelo is a bass player and music educator pursuing his interest in contemporary music at Berklee College of Music.

Admission: Free

Maxfield Anderson

Thursday / August 23, 2018 / 5:30 p.m.
Club Passim
Palmer Street and Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA, 02138, United States

Maxfield Anderson is a contemporary mandolinist, vocalist, songwriter, and composer born and raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He will be performing as a duo with Tader Shipley.

Admission: Free

Ethan Heyenga

Thursday / September 6, 2018 / 5:30 p.m.
Club Passim
Palmer Street and Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA, 02138, United States

Saxophonist Ethan Heyenga will perform jazz standards and originals. 

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.

Fabiola Mendez

Thursday / June 21, 2018 / 5:30 p.m.
Club Passim
Palmer Street and Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA, 02138, United States

Fabiola Mendez is a Puerto Rican cuatro player who has taken part in a musical movement, crossing over genres such as folkloric, jazz, and Latin.

Admission: Free

Han Beyli Project

Thursday / August 10, 2017 / 5:30 p.m.
Club Passim
Palmer Street and Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA, 02138, United States

Born and raised in Ukraine and heavily influenced by his Azerbaijani heritage, Han Beyli's eclectic background and influences have merged to create a listening experience that is one of a kind.

Admission: Free

Stephanie James

Thursday / July 13, 2017 / 5:30 p.m.
Club Passim
Palmer Street and Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA, 02138, United States

Stephanie James, a pop and soul singer-songwriter, uses her powerful vocals and poignant lyrics to inspire and unite her audiences.

Admission: Free

Kathleen Parks

Thursday / July 6, 2017 / 5:30 p.m.
Club Passim
Palmer Street and Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA, 02138, United States

Fiddle player Kathleen Parks' sound incorporates influences from writers such as Harry Nilsson, Paul McCartney, and Paul Simon. 

Admission: Free