Summer Concerts at Harvard Longwood Campus

The Interlopers

Wednesday / July 8, 2015 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

Grown locally in the rolling green hills of Berkshire County, Massachusetts, the Interlopers are best described as a young, organic, and joy-inducing musical organism.

Admission: Free

3 Sudacas

Wednesday / July 15, 2015 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

3 Sudacas, who met as Berklee students two years ago and have been playing together ever since, perform. 

Admission: Free

Cordelia & the Buffalo

Wednesday / July 22, 2015 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

Singer-songwriter and producer Cordelia Vizcaino performs with her band, inspired by Mexican Indian tribes and Native American cultures. Buffalo travel in herds, so Cordelia & the Buffalo strive to preserve that feeling of camaraderie within the band and among their listeners.

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

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

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

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

Marina Maiztegui

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

Harvard Longwood Campus

Berklee student and seasoned performer Marina Maiztegui performs.

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.

SkyBridge

Wednesday / August 27, 2014 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

SkyBridge music is truly globalized, ranging from pop and R&B to reggae, jazz, soul, and funk. Through the exchange of culture, language, and ideas, Sky Bridge brings music that serves a warm message for the global community.
 

Admission: Free

Lesser Animals

Wednesday / August 20, 2014 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

Lesser Animals is a Boston-based band with James Sanderson and Noel Friesen on vocals and guitar, Mike Kerr on guitar, Myles Davis on piano and woodwinds, Charlie Porter on bass, and Roland Greco on drums. 
 

Admission: Free

Hadley Kennary

Wednesday / August 13, 2014 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

This concert has been canceled due to weather. Yes, Kennary is pronounced like the bird. Her sound is refreshing and real. Her music mixes the honesty of Sara Bareilles with the mellow cleverness of Ingrid Michaelson, finished off with defining harmonies similar to the Indigo Girls. 

Admission: Free

Bobby Wesley

Wednesday / August 6, 2014 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

Bobby Wesley is an up and coming guitarist, songwriter and vocalist from Detroit, now based in Boston. His compositions are a timeless mixture of contemporary jazz and neo-soul. He is in the process of recording his debut album.

Admission: Free

Armeen Musa

Wednesday / July 30, 2014 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

Armeen Musa is a singer-songwiter and composer from Dhaka, Bangladesh, currently living in Boston. Her sound is a blend of Bengali folk, jazz, soul, acoustic blues, Indian classical and more. She has released an EP with guitarist Zak Dylan Wass.
 

Admission: Free

OSIRIS FIRE

Wednesday / July 23, 2014 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

OSIRIS FIRE frontman Itamar Edelman combines influences from his reggae-rich hometown of Ithaca, New York (the birthplace of John Brown's Body and 10 Ft Ganja Plant), with the heavy bass and electronic sounds of the Boston underground hip-hop scene to create an original genre-defying sound. 

Admission: Free

3 Sudacas

Wednesday / July 16, 2014 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

This performance has been canceled due to weather. 3 Sudacas is three students at Berklee from Venezuela, Brazil, and Colombia performing traditional and unique compositions arranged for voice, percussion, mandolin, guitar, and bass. They have each had unique performance experiences and had the opportunity to work and perform together for the 2014 Latin Grammys with Alejandro Sanz.

Admission: Free

Aphrolove

Wednesday / July 9, 2014 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

Sterling Rhyne's original music blends R&B with neo-soul and indie pop. She is planning to release a project with her band, Aphrolove, later this year. 

Admission: Free