Summer Concerts at Georges Island
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)
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Ana María Villa is a 24-year-old performer and vocalist from Bogotá, Colombia.
Check out some of the great shows that have been part of the Summer in the City series in prior years.
The Venezuelan Project is a Latin jazz group of Venezuelan musicians who met while studying at Berklee College of Music.
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.
Izzy Marcil is a folk-pop singer-songwriter who empowers others by weaving spirituality and consciousness into storytelling. Gabby Michelle is a singer-songwriter, recognized for her lyric-centered songs and unique vocals.
Alexis Newman is a singer-songwriter and performer who has opened for numerous artists such as Brian McKnight with the Divas as well as Aloe Blacc, Bilal, and Chris Turner with the Neo-Soul Ensemble during a Marvin Gaye tribute. Hailing from Dartmouth, Massachusetts, Mitch is a singer-songwriter whose styles vary from reggae, pop-rock, soul, and funk.