Five nights of discovery, five nights of experimentation, five nights of thrilling and path-breaking music.

Doors open at 7pm with cash bar service through performance
Shows start at 8pm

Stave Sessions offers an unique way to experience and hear up and coming trail-blazers from a wide variety of genres. Read about the sound you'll hear at Stave Session with sound engineer Steve Colby on our blog!

Upcoming Stave Sessions

Stave Line Up 2019

“The [Stave Sessions] lineup this time around is exceptional. I’m especially looking forward to the experimental folk-singing and storytelling duo Anna & Elizabeth and the boisterous pan-Latin outfit LADAMA”

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“Stave Sessions, presented by the Celebrity Series of Boston, is dedicated to sharing a diverse array of top-level musicians in a relaxed concert format.”


160 Mass Ave

160 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston

Stave Sessions is sponsored by:
MARGARET EAGLE & ELI RAPAPORT, SUSAN & MICHAEL THONIS, and the BARR FOUNDATION through its ArtsAmplified initiative.

Additional support provided by Michael & Debra Raizman, Yukiko Ueno & Eran Egozy, Randolph Hawthorne & Carliss Baldwin, and Marylen Sternweiler.

This performance is made possible in part by support from Celebrity Series LIVE PERFORMANCE! Arts for All Endowment & Innovation Funds with generous leadership support from Peter & Anna Kolchinsky and Cerise Lim Jacobs, for Charles. Additional support provided by Kathleen & Chris GaffneyMarylen Sternweiler, and Samuel & Gretchen Shubrooks.