Summer Concerts at Georges Island

E.g., 2017-06-22
E.g., 2017-06-22

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)

Sarah Vela / Lisa Oduor-Noah

Saturday / July 1, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, United States

Sarah Vela is a singer-songwriter and performer based out of Oakland, California. Her sound offers a laidback, soulful, and captivating effect. Lisa Akech Oduor-Noah is a Kenyan singer who was introduced to music through her sibling’s playing of varied styles of music, from R&B to Lingala.

Admission: Free

Zack Auslander / Claudia Medina

Saturday / July 15, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, United States

From Miami, Florida, Zack Auslander has become a well-known jazz guitar player around Berklee, working on different projects. From Lima Peru, Claudia Medina is a saxophone player who is currently touring with her jazz trio around Boston. 

Admission: Free

Alexis Newman / Mitchell

Saturday / August 5, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, United States

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.

Admission: Free

Izzy Marcil / Gabby Michelle

Saturday / August 19, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, United States

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. 

Past Events

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

Aliya Cycon Project / Naty Hernandez

Saturday / August 20, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, United States

Arabic-inspired band the Aliya Cycon Project and singer-songwriter, guitarist, and bassist Naty Hernandez perform.

Admission: Free

a l e a / Laura Salgado

Saturday / August 13, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, United States

Colombian singer and composer  a l e a '16 and vocalist, pianist, and teacher Laura Salgado '15 perform.

Admission: Free

Maddie Jay and the pH Collective / Viayra

Saturday / August 6, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, United States

Maddie Jay and the pH Collective, a unique blend of acid jazz, old-school beats, and psychedelic girl rap, and R&B and pop singer Viayra perform.

Admission: Free

Fabiola Méndez / Orlando Retana

Saturday / July 30, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, United States

Puerto Rican cuatro player Fabiola Méndez and Costa Rican percussionist Orlando Retana perform.

Admission: Free

Stephanie James / Lisa Noah

Saturday / July 23, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, United States

Boston-based singer-songwriter Stephanie James and Kenyan R&B artist Lisa Noah perform.

Admission: Free

Seven to Five / Joaquina Mertz

Saturday / July 16, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, United States

Vocal- and piano-based band Seven to Five and Mexican vocalist Joaquina Mertz perform.

Admission: Free

Daniel Patiño / Idelle

Saturday / July 9, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, United States

Costa Rican musician Daniel Patiño and Puerto Rican singer Idelle perform.

Admission: Free

Mafalda / Viayra

Saturday / July 2, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.
Georges Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 02125, United States

Singer-songwriter Mafalda and R&B and pop artist Viayra perform.

Admission: Free