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Music scholarship concert

Berklee College of Music will host the annual City Music Scholarship concert at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 7 at the Berklee Performance Center, 136 Massachusetts Ave.

This concert will feature Berklee City Music scholars attending the summer performance program as they play jazz, pop/rock, choral music, big band and R&B. This event will also celebrate City Music students receiving scholarships to attend Berklee this coming academic year.

Musical performances will be led by Robert Gallegos (funk/fusion, big band), Marty Walsh (rock), Mike Tucker (jazz), David Alexis (pop, R&B), and Nichelle Mungo (choir.)

Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 on the day.

For a complete schedule and ticket information, visit or call 617-747- 2261.

Flute recital

The Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave., will host an evening of music for the French flute in the Romantic Period from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 8.

Peter H. Bloom, a nationally known performer and lecturer on modern and historical flutes, will discuss the history, repertoire and playing techniques of the flute in France during the mid-19th century. He will demonstrate various flutes from his own collection, as well as instruments belonging to the MFA, particularly a Parisian example from about 1856, produced by the celebrated maker Vincent Hypolite Godfroy.

Admission is free with museum admission.

For more details, call 617-267-9300 or visit

Latin sounds

Berklee College of Music and Harvard University will present a free summer concert with at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 8 with vocalist Mirella Costa at the Harvard School of Public Health’s Longwood campus, Longwood Avenue.

Brazilian singer Costa will sing classics of her country’s music, along with her own contemporary arrangements.

Further information can be found at by calling 617-747-2261.

Music of Americana

The Rosenfeld Concert in the Courtyard will welcome musical group Twisted Pine in concert from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 8 at the Museum of Fine Arts, 230 The Fenway.

The Boston band Twisted Pine is a new force in Americana: four versatile players and singers writing and improvising across bluegrass, folk, funk, jam and vintage radio pop.

Soulful Boston-based vocalist Ali McGuirk will be opening the night. The courtyard opens for dining at 6 p.m. Courtyard seating is limited; low lawn chairs and blankets are recommended.

Tickets are $24 for members and $30 general admission.

Visit or call 617-267-9300 for more information and to purchase tickets.