Summer Concerts at Kendall Square

E.g., 2016-09-27
E.g., 2016-09-27

Originally a salt marsh on the Charles River between Boston and Cambridge, Kendall Square is now a growing 10-acre community. Join us this summer for a farmer’s market, food trucks, and Berklee artists performing on Thursdays at lunchtime. (View Map)

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Past Events

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

Niu Raza

Thursday / September 1, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Kendall Square

Hailing from Madagascar, singer-songwriter Niu Raza has performed with the likes of Nigerian record producer, singer-songwriter, and musician Don Jazzy as well as Grammy winner Hugh Masekela. 

Admission: Free

Niya Norwood

Thursday / August 25, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Kendall Square

Niya Norwood's influences include artists such as Luther Vandross, Michael Jackson, Prince, Lisa Fischer, Brandy, Justin Timberlake, and so many more.

Admission: Free

Maddy Myers

Thursday / August 18, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Kendall Square

Reminiscent of the dreamy soundscapes heard in Beach House, Maddy Myers's music is tender but capable of unleashing energy in the tradition of artists such as Jack White and the National. 

Admission: Free

ChoroBop

Thursday / August 11, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Kendall Square

ChoroBop is a trio that brings you the liveliness and lyricism of Brazilian choro music with a toque of bebop and contemporary music. They will be joined by vocalists from Mais Cinco Cinco, an independent group formed by Brazilian students at Berklee.

Admission: Free

Sudacas

Thursday / August 4, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Kendall Square

Sudacas, a group founded by Marianella Rojas (voice and percussion) and Esther Rojas (bass), performs as a quintet.

Admission: Free

CANCELED: Selah Poitier

Thursday / July 28, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Kendall Square

CANCELED: This event has been canceled.
Multitalented Bahamian bassist and singer Selah Poitier '15 performs.

Admission: Free

RickExpress

Thursday / July 21, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Kendall Square

Singer-songwriter RickExpress performs in his unique style with an eccentric flavor.

Admission: Free

noé

Thursday / July 14, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Kendall Square

Parisian-born noé plays indie-electronic sounds and thought-provoking music.

Admission: Free

Dashina

Thursday / June 30, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Kendall Square

Dashina, a world music vocal trio comprising Inna Dudukina, Dana Protsenko, and Harshitha Krishnan, performs. 

Admission: Free

MIXCLA

Thursday / June 23, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Kendall Square

Led by composer, pianist, and singer Zahili Gonzalez Zamora with Gerson Esteban Lazo Quiroga on bass and backing vocals and Takafumi Nikaido on percussion, MIXCLA performs, giving the audience a one-of-a-kind musical experience.

Admission: Free

Maddie Jay and the pH Collective

Thursday / June 16, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Kendall Square

Maddie Jay and the pH Collective bring to the table a unique blend of acid jazz, old-school beats, and psychedelic girl rap. 

Admission: Free

Kaeli Earle

Thursday / June 9, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Kendall Square

Kaeli Earle, a bassist and vocalist from Bellingham, Washington, performs. 

Admission: Free

Max Brandenburg

Thursday / June 2, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Kendall Square

Max Brandenburg, a classically trained pianist and singer-songwriter, performs his original music. 

Admission: Free