Sam Adams Park at Faneuil Hall
Located in Faneuil Hall at the Sam Adams statue, this series is a partnership between Berklee and the City of Boston. Performances are free and open to the public. Berklee students will perform at 12:00 p.m. on selected Fridays. (View map.)
Pretty Saro is a four-piece bluegrass string band composed of students in the American Roots Music Program at Berklee College of Music.
Alex Maes, a singer-songwriter from Salida, Colorado, aims to spread positivity through her music, empowering people to create social change. Her songs have intricate melodies, strong rhythms, and creative grooves that are catchy, creative, and exhilarating.
Zoe Benson, a singer-songwriter from Boulder, Colorado, is drawn to rock, Americana, and folk styles. She writes, records, and performs intimate and lyrically driven songs solo, as well as with a band.
Jobi Riccio is an Americana/country songwriter based in Boston, Massachusetts. Her debut EP, Strawberry Wine—think Loretta Lynn and Emmylou Harris meet Lori McKenna—is an ode to the women of classic country music.
Check out some of the great shows that have been part of the Summer in the City series in prior years.
The Bengerstobal String Trio, which plays world music, is composed of Bengisu Gokce on violin and vocals, Gerson Eguiguren on viola and vocals, and Cristobal Cruz Garcia on cello and vocals.
A drummer and bombo legüero player, Tadeo Kvitca is passionate about percussion and its application to music, whether it is his native Argentine folklore roots or a modern approach to contemporary genres such as rock, funk, and pop.
Fingerstyle guitarist Brooks Robertson doesn’t need much more than two thumbs, eight fingers, and six strings on a wooden box to carry listeners away. He utilizes superb technical ability to play bass, rhythm, and melody simultaneously and surpass the borders of conventional genres.