Summer Concerts at Spectacle Island

E.g., 2017-06-29
E.g., 2017-06-29

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.)

Samuel Batista

Sunday / July 9, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Spectacle Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, United States

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

Admission: Free

MIXCLA

Sunday / July 23, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Spectacle Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, United States

Latin jazz trio MIXCLA performs a truly unique experience. 

Admission: Free

Paul Sanchez

Sunday / August 6, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Spectacle Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, United States

From Quito, Ecuador, Paul Sanchez is a trumpeter who began his musical career at a very young age studying at the National Conservatory and the Brass Band of Ecuador.

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.

Moxie

Sunday / June 25, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Spectacle Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, United States

A musical analogy for tigers befriending orangutans, Dalia Marina (voice) and Parker Ousley (cello) are an unusual but perfectly paired duo. 

Admission: Free

Aliya Cycon Project

Sunday / August 28, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.
Spectacle Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, 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

Jacob McCaslin

Sunday / August 14, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.
Spectacle Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, United States

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

Admission: Free

a l e a

Sunday / July 31, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.
Spectacle Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, United States

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

Admission: Free

Daniel Patiño

Sunday / July 17, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.
Spectacle Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, United States

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

Admission: Free

Nicolas Emden

Sunday / July 3, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.
Spectacle Island
Boston Harbor Islands, Boston, MA, United States

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

Admission: Free