A whole new way for audiences and musicians to connect, this contemporary series, curated by Shea Rose and Simone Scazzocchio, spotlights pop, rock, and hip-hop artists in our sonic cube, Calderwood Hall.

Award-winning jazz & world music vocalist and Grammy Awards Nominee Gretchen Parlato is the headliner for this amazing show.


Gretchen Parlato | Mirella Costa

Headliner: Gretchen Parlato
Opening Act: Mirella Costa
Pre-Show Act: L'duke, formerly known as DJ LeahV

How To Buy Tickets

Tickets are required and include Museum admission.

Adults $27, seniors $24, members $17, students & children 7–17 $12 (children under 7 not admitted).

Buy Tickets

  • Online, by clicking the TICKETS button above*
  • By calling the box office at 617 278 5156, Wednesday-Monday, 10 am-4 pm*
  • In person: Visit the Museum and purchase at the door, Wednesday-Monday, 11 am-4:30 pm

*Handling charges apply to these orders.

In the event that advance tickets are no longer available for concerts, standby tickets may be issued on a space-available basis. Standby tickets can only be purchased in person on the day of the show. Availability is not guaranteed. 

The generous lead sponsors of RISE are Amy and David Abrams. The lead corporate sponsor of RISE is Fidelity Investments. The series is also generously supported by Valentine Talland and Nagesh Mahanthappa. RISE is also supported in part by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, which receives support from the State of Massachusetts and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Media Sponsor: Improper Bostonian