Summer Concerts at Georges Island

E.g., 2018-09-20
E.g., 2018-09-20

Georges Island, one of the beautiful Boston Harbor Islands, is home to the Civil War-era Fort Warren (and the rumored resident ghost, the Lady in Black). On Saturdays in July and August, take a ferry ride out to the island to hear multiple Berklee artists. (View Map)

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Past Events

Check out some of the great shows that have been part of the Summer in the City series in prior years.

Ana María Villa

Saturday / August 18, 2018 / 2:30 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, United States

Ana María Villa is a 24-year-old performer and vocalist from Bogotá, Colombia.

Admission: Free

Maria Vertiz

Saturday / August 18, 2018 / 1:30 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, United States

Hailing from Mexico City, Mexico, Maria Vertiz is a composer, producer, songwriter, and arranger who creates music filled with ethnic sounds, atmospheric ideas, and structural concepts from different eras.

Admission: Free

CANCELED: Safiya Leslie

Saturday / August 4, 2018 / 2:30 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, United States

CANCELED: Please contact the box office for information on refunds.
Safiya Leslie is a vocalist and New York City native who is pursuing a dual degree in music production and engineering and music business/management at Berklee College of Music.

Admission: Free

CANCELED: Maddakaya

Saturday / August 4, 2018 / 1:30 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, United States

CANCELED: This event has been canceled due to the weather.
With a reggae, R&B, and pop-driven sound, the reggae pop duo Maddakaya, formed by Peruvians Gabriel Peralta and Lorenzo Cuneo, seeks to elevate reggae to the same importance as other genres.

Admission: Free

Brooks Robertson

Saturday / July 21, 2018 / 2:30 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, 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

The Tree That Falls

Saturday / July 21, 2018 / 1:30 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, United States

The Tree That Falls is an acoustic duet featuring cellist Cristobal Cruz-Garcia and guitarist John Shafer. Established in early 2016, the duo incorporates the modern fingerstyle technique for guitar and cello while taking influence from a wide variety of world styles and genres.

Admission: Free

Venezuelan Project

Saturday / July 7, 2018 / 2:30 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, United States

The Venezuelan Project is a Latin jazz group of Venezuelan musicians who met while studying at Berklee College of Music.

Admission: Free

Irais Brito Hierrezuelo

Saturday / July 7, 2018 / 1:30 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, 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