Summer Concerts at Harvard Longwood Campus

E.g., 2016-07-25
E.g., 2016-07-25

This outdoor series, a collaboration between Harvard and Berklee, features free concerts at the Harvard School of Public Health’s courtyard. Stop by on Wednesdays at lunchtime for pop, Latin music, folk, and jazz in a lovely setting. The Harvard Longwood Campus is home to Harvard Medical School, Dental School, and the School for Public Health. (View Map)

Amy & the Engine

Wednesday / July 27, 2016 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

Award-winning pop group Amy & the Engine performs as part of the Berklee Summer in the City series.

Admission: Free

Samuel Batista

Wednesday / August 3, 2016 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

The first musician in his family, Samuel Batista, an alto saxophone player born in Panama City, Panama, currently works as a bandleader of the Third Land Quintet.

Admission: Free

Jacob McCaslin

Wednesday / August 10, 2016 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

Award-winning vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Jacob McCaslin performs as part of the Berklee Summer in the City series.

Admission: Free

Kyle Thornton & the Company

Wednesday / August 17, 2016 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

Kyle Thornton & the Company is a seven-piece soul-hop group whose sound samples influences from several genres while remaining grounded in the passionate, honest style that is the blues.

Admission: Free

Juidero

Wednesday / August 24, 2016 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

Led by Dominican guitarist and producer Radha Acosta and Dominican drummer and mixing engineer Helen De La Rosa, Juidero's exquisite new sound comes to life.

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.

Kristin Corpuz

Wednesday / July 20, 2016 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

Singer-songwriter Kristin Corpuz is an instrumentalist, actress, and dancer from Tampa, Florida. She currently attends Berklee College of Music as a 2013 presidential scholar.

Admission: Free

Honeysuckle

Wednesday / July 13, 2016 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

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

Admission: Free

luhx.

Wednesday / July 6, 2016 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

Anonymous synth/soul group luhx. performs as part of the Berklee Summer in the City series.

Admission: Free

Marina Maiztegui

Wednesday / August 26, 2015 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

Berklee student and seasoned performer Marina Maiztegui performs.

Admission: Free

Josh Shpak Band

Wednesday / August 19, 2015 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

Rising trumpeter/composer Josh Shpak has collected a quintet of some of the brightest young talents in music today, creating a group steeped in the history of jazz that generates a sonic palette more accessible to young listeners of the modern era.

Admission: Free

Sara Kendall

Wednesday / August 12, 2015 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

Sara Kendall's haunting melodies and intimate lyrics are showcased in her release "Love You More".

Admission: Free

Grey Season

Wednesday / August 5, 2015 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

Grey Season performs their unique brand of folk music wrapped in rock 'n' roll. 

Admission: Free

The Yousif Yaseen Project

Wednesday / July 29, 2015 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

Elements of jazz, soul, Arabic music, and American folk come together in elemental songs that are reminiscent of distant daydreams and ominous mountaintops.

Admission: Free