Summer Concerts at Kendall Square

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 Tuesdays 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.

Event Dates
Tuesday / August 27, 2019 / 12:00 pm
Venue
Kendall Square
300 Athenaeum Street
Cambridge
MA
02142
United States

Mar Fayos is a jazz singer from Barcelona, Spain. She performs jazz-fusion music with Latin, Mediterranean, and soul influences. For this performance, she will present a new formation, her quartet, and will offer a special repertoire designed for this performance.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / August 20, 2019 / 12:00 pm
Venue
Kendall Square
300 Athenaeum Street
Cambridge
MA
02142
United States

Fryderyk Hoang Dong, born in Poland to Vietnamese parents, began studying classical music at age 6. Majoring in piano performance at Berklee College of Music, he is working on an original repertoire that draws from jazz, soul, fusion, and minimal music.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / August 13, 2019 / 12:00 pm
Venue
Kendall Square
300 Athenaeum Street
Cambridge
MA
02142
United States

Sophia Gripari, a native of London, is a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist based in the United States. She focuses primarily on her voice, songwriting, guitar playing, and electronic digital instrument skills.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / August 6, 2019 / 12:00 pm
Venue
Kendall Square
300 Athenaeum Street
Cambridge
MA
02142
United States

John Michael Bradford presents a showcase of jazz and funk music, as well as original compositions and arrangements. Like so many before him, his passion for music was sculpted by the spirit, sounds, and fate of New Orleans, Louisiana. 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / July 30, 2019 / 12:00 pm
Venue
Kendall Square
300 Athenaeum Street
Cambridge
MA
02142
United States

Born in 1994 in Havana, Sheila del Bosque is one of the most in-demand young flutists in Cuba. Her music features contemporary and traditional Afro-Cuban music with the influence of European and jazz ingredients.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / July 23, 2019 / 12:00 pm
Venue
Kendall Square
300 Athenaeum Street
Cambridge
MA
02142
United States

Anastassiya Petrova is a jazz pianist and organist from Kazakhstan and a participant in many international festivals.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / July 16, 2019 / 12:00 pm
Venue
Kendall Square
300 Athenaeum Street
Cambridge
MA
02142
United States

Tyson Jackson first discovered his love of music at age 3 in his hometown of West Palm Beach, Florida, and has studied with world-renowned artists including Ron Blake, Nona Hendryx, and Terri Lyne Carrington. 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / July 9, 2019 / 12:00 pm
Venue
Kendall Square
300 Athenaeum Street
Cambridge
MA
02142
United States

Stacey Kelleher is an indie-pop singer-songwriter who is unafraid to say what she wants in her music. Blending electronic elements reminiscent of Dua Lipa and Halsey with acoustic guitars similar to those of Fleetwood Mac and Joni Mitchell, Kelleher fuses genres to create her own unique sound.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / June 25, 2019 / 12:00 pm
Venue
Kendall Square
300 Athenaeum Street
Cambridge
MA
02142
United States

Argentinian multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Martín Guas presents original music that combines influences from genres throughout the world.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / June 18, 2019 / 12:00 pm
Venue
Kendall Square
300 Athenaeum Street
Cambridge
MA
02142
United States

Mestiza is a female group specializing in a fusion of flamenco, Latin, and jazz genres, with an extended repertoire of covers and originals. 

Admission
Free