The Lawn on D

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Take a break from the office every Friday and enjoy games and music designed to send you back to work refreshed and recharged! Every Friday from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Lawn on D, Berklee students will perform in a variety of genres for you to enjoy while taking advantage of the colorful collection of public seating and lounge chairs, assorted games, and free Wi-Fi. In addition to the performances, Rebel Restaurants will be serving lunch. (View Map)

Nat Reed

Friday / June 30, 2017 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Nat Reed is a new R&B-pop artist who creates ethereal sensuality in her music with heavy vocal textures over minimal production elements. 

Admission: Free

Martin Tamisier

Friday / July 7, 2017 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Martin Tamisier is a singer-songwriter and drummer from France.

Admission: Free

Maria Wadman

Friday / July 21, 2017 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Maria Wadman grew up in the midst of many musical cultures and languages, but nothing has influenced her musical sensibility more than the sound of bossa nova and samba on her father’s guitar. 

Admission: Free

Dashina

Friday / September 1, 2017 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Dashina is a world fusion band that features the resplendent harmonies of Balkan and Indian voices with elements of rock and jazz.

Admission: Free

Lizje Sarria

Friday / September 8, 2017 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Colombian performer Lizje Sarria is a versatile composer, arranger, and solo artist of soulful music.

Admission: Free

Elif Cakmut

Friday / September 15, 2017 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

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Elif's journey began at home in Istanbul, Turkey, as a classical oboist. Now, she is on her newest project, fusing Middle Eastern and South American music.

Admission: Free

Stephanie James

Friday / September 22, 2017 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Stephanie James, a pop and soul singer-songwriter, uses her powerful vocals and poignant lyrics to inspire and unite her audiences.

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.

Noa Vlessing

Friday / June 9, 2017 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Emerging singer-songwriter Noa Vlessing creates heartfelt music reflecting a soulful mix of pop melodies, catchy hooks, and honest, inspiring lyrics that speak of wisdom far beyond her years.
 

Admission: Free

Brenna Carroll

Friday / June 2, 2017 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Brenna Carroll is a passionate singer-songwriter who released her self-titled debut EP in 2016 on iTunes, Spotify, and many other digital sites. 
 

Admission: Free

Atileo Tedoli

Friday / May 26, 2017 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Atileo Tedoli's roots in vocal jazz and musical theater, alongside his love for popular music, have blended to create a fresh, new sound.

Admission: Free

Shirhan Agabeyli

Friday / September 23, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Bassist Shirhan Agabeyli, who combines influences that represent his ethnic Azerbaijani background with intricate rhythmical structures of jazz harmony and mugam, performs.

Admission: Free

Leah Lemon and Friends

Friday / September 16, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Raised in the farm country of Pennsylvania, Leah Lemon brings you an earthy yet fresh folk sound.

Admission: Free

Aliya Cycon Project

Friday / September 9, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Arabic-inspired band the Aliya Cycon Project, formed in the summer of 2014 by oud player, pianist, and singer Aliya Cycon, performs.

Admission: Free

Brenna Carroll

Friday / August 19, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Brenna Carroll, a passionate singer-songwriter from the Washington, D.C., area, performs.

Admission: Free

MIXCLA

Friday / August 12, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

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

CANCELED: Eduardo Mercuri

Friday / July 29, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

CANCELED: This event has been canceled due to the weather.
Brazilian guitarist Eduardo Mercuri, who has played at places like the Panama Jazz Festival, Carnegie Hall, and the 2013 Latin Grammys, performs.

Admission: Free

Kathryn Hallberg

Friday / July 22, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Emotional, evocative, warm, natural, and firmly rooted in Americana with light pop and country stylings: this describes Kathryn Hallberg's music.

Admission: Free

luhx.

Friday / July 8, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

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

Admission: Free

TASH

Friday / July 1, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Massachusetts native and folk singer-songwriter TASH performs as part of the Berklee Summer in the City series.

Admission: Free

Amy & the Engine

Friday / June 24, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.
The Lawn on D
420 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

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

Admission: Free