Summer Concerts at Harvard Longwood Campus

E.g., 2017-08-17
E.g., 2017-08-17

This outdoor series, a collaboration between Harvard and Berklee, features free concerts on the Harvard Medical School Quad and in the Kresge courtyard on the Harvard Longwood Campus. 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, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, and the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health. (View Map)

Mayah Dyson

Wednesday / August 23, 2017 / 12:30 p.m.
Harvard Longwood Campus
25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Singer-songwriter Mayah Dyson is also an actress, dancer, and model. 

Admission: Free

Samuel Batista

Wednesday / August 30, 2017 / 12:30 p.m.
Harvard Longwood Campus
25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Panamanian saxophonist Samuel Batista, a recent alumnus, is in the process of recording his first album, Voices of Freedom.

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.

Inna Dudukina

Wednesday / August 16, 2017 / 12:30 p.m.
Harvard Longwood Campus
25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Inna Dudukina is a contemporary jazz and Russian vocalist, pianist, and composer. 

Admission: Free

Niu Raza

Wednesday / August 9, 2017 / 12:30 p.m.
Harvard Longwood Campus
25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Blending huge jazzy vocals with soul, African groove, a touch of Caribbean beats, and pop, Niu Raza’s sound is full, mature, and alluring.

Admission: Free

Aliya Cycon Project

Wednesday / August 2, 2017 / 12:30 p.m.
Harvard Longwood Campus
25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Aliya Cycon Project blends Cycon’s soulful compositions with characteristics of traditional Arabic music to create an unforgettable East-meets-West experience.

Admission: Free

Joaquina Mertz

Wednesday / July 26, 2017 / 12:30 p.m.
Harvard Longwood Campus
25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Joaquina Mertz is a Mexican singer-songwriter who is passionate about performance and the connection between her, the band, and the audience. 

Admission: Free

Kathleen Parks

Wednesday / July 19, 2017 / 12:30 p.m.
Harvard Longwood Campus
25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Fiddle player Kathleen Parks' sound incorporates influences from writers such as Harry Nilsson, Paul McCartney, and Paul Simon. 

Admission: Free

Brandon Diaz

Wednesday / July 12, 2017 / 12:30 p.m.
Harvard Longwood Campus
25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Brandon Diaz is a gifted and highly accomplished vocalist, songwriter, and musician from Ashburn, Virginia.

Admission: Free

Juidero

Wednesday / August 24, 2016 / 12:30 p.m.
Harvard Longwood Campus
25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

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

Kyle Thornton & the Company

Wednesday / August 17, 2016 / 12:30 p.m.
Harvard Longwood Campus
25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

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