Eliot School Yard Concerts

Free ($10-$20 suggested donation)

Eliot School Yard Concerts 2022

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Bring your own chair for the Eliot School's live outdoor concerts. You'll hear some of Boston's best musicians play neo-soul, jazz, electro-pop and more. The concerts typically last for an hour and attendees continue to mingle on the yard (for a bit) after.


Summer 2022 Schedule

Sundays, June 5th - September 25th

(except holiday weekends)

4:00pm


June 5

Shaw Pong Liu & Brian Friedland (violin & keyboard, improvisation & new compositions)


Shaw Pong Liu at Eliot School Yard Concert 2022 Jamaica Plain Boston MA

Photo: Shaw Pong Lui



June 12

Niu Raza (Malagasy singer-songwriter + band)


Niu Raza at Eliot School Outdoor Concert 2022

Photo: YouTube



June 19

Dis N Dat Band (neo-reggae)


This N Dat Band 2020 Album Cover

Photo: Dis N Dat Band



June 26

Schoolyard Quartet: Lihi Haruvi, Brian Friedland, Keala Keala Kaumeheiwa & Jorge Perez-Albela (globally-inspired jazz)



July 10

Ava Sophia (neo-soul)


Ava Sophia at Eliot School Outdoor Concert Jamaica Plain Boston Ma

Photo: Stay Happening



July 17

Nadia Washington & Brian Friedland (soul, R&B, jazz)


Nadia Washington at Eliot School Outdoor Concert 2022 Jamaica Plain Boston MA

Photo: YouTube



July 24

Akili Jamal Haynes (Positive African Images)


Akili Jamal Haynes (Positive African Images) at Eliot School Outdoor Concert 2022 Jamaica Plain Boston

Photo: Racines Black Dance Festival



July 31

YBH Trio (jazz trumpet & more)



August 7

Naomi Westwater (folk, jazz, soul, electro-pop)



Naomi Westwater at Eliot School Outdoor Concert 2022 Jamaica Plain Boston

Photo: Under The Radar



August 14

Miguel Landestoy Trio (jazz)


Miguel Landestoy Trio Jazz musician at Eliot School Outdoor Concert 2022 Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA

Photo: Arts Boston



August 21

Phil Sargent & Brian Friedland (boundary-pushing jazz)


Photo: Phil Sargent


August 28

Trio Let's Vamos (Brazilian forró)


Trio Let's Vamos At Eliot School Concert 2022 Jamaica Plain Boston

Photo: Facebook



September 11

John Williams Jam Band (movie music with a funky twist)



John Williams Jam Band at Eliot School Summer Concert 2022 Jamaica Plain Boston

Photo: Mass Live



September 18

Shavonne Brown (classic soul vocals)


Shavonne Brown (classic soul vocals) at Eliot School Yard Concert 2022 Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA

Photo: Arts Boston


September 25

Stan Strickland Trio (jazz & soul)



Photo: Express Yourself

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