Summer Concerts at Spectacle Island

E.g., 2016-06-29
E.g., 2016-06-29

Berklee students provide a jazz soundtrack to Spectacle Island, one of the Boston Harbor Islands. Take the ferry to hear wonderful music and explore fun options for hiking, swimming, boating, or just laying on the beach. (View map.)

Ceci Juno / Seven to Five

Sunday / June 19, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Spectacle Island

Ceci Juno is an Ecuadorian singer-songwriter, composer, and music therapist in training. Seven to Five is a Boston-area band that makes reharmonized arrangements such as mashups and medleys.

Admission: Free

Nicolas Emden

Sunday / July 3, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Spectacle Island

Nicolas Emden, a Chilean singer-songwriter who lives in Boston, performs the music from his new album. 

Admission: Free

Daniel Patiño

Sunday / July 17, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Spectacle Island

Daniel Patiño, a singer-songwriter from San José, Costa Rica, performs.

Admission: Free

a l e a

Sunday / July 31, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Spectacle Island

a l e a is the stage name of Maria Alejandra Jimenez '16, a singer-songwriter from Barrancas, La Guajira, Colombia.

Admission: Free

Jacob McCaslin

Sunday / August 14, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Spectacle Island

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

Admission: Free

Aliya Cycon Project

Sunday / August 28, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Spectacle Island

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

Foreign Hues

Sunday / September 6, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Spectacle Island

Foreign Hues is a band of talented musicians from around the world, coming together with great passion to take what they've learned from their homes countries and infuse these genres, styles, and traditions with groove-based R&B and soul music.

Admission: Free

Josu Ortiz Latin Jazz Quartet

Sunday / August 23, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Spectacle Island

The Josu Ortiz Latin Jazz Quartet performs.

Admission: Free

N&P Colombian Duo

Sunday / August 9, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Spectacle Island

With the use of contemporary instrumental techniques for violin and Colombian harp, the goal of the N&P Colombian Duo is to expose these instruments in a new and exciting way and share Colombian music worldwide.

Admission: Free

CANCELED: The Nasty Candombe Project

Sunday / July 26, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Spectacle Island

CANCELED: This event has been canceled due to weather.
Nacho González presents the Nasty Candombe Project, an Afro-Uruguayan groove mixed with jazz and funk.

Admission: Free

Juan Mejía's Conspiracy

Sunday / July 12, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Spectacle Island

Juan Mejía's Conspiracy, featuring incredibly talented musicians from all over the world, performs original compositions and arrangements.

Admission: Free

CANCELED: 3 Sudacas

Sunday / June 28, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Spectacle Island

CANCELED: This event has been canceled due to the weather.
3 Sudacas, who met as Berklee students two years ago and have been playing together ever since, perform. 

Admission: Free