July 11-Aug. 29, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $30, $24 for students, seniors, and members. (Animal Hospital Ensemble tickets are $16-$20.) Museum of Fine Arts. 800-440-6975, mfa.org/programs/music.
On a perfect night, under clear skies dotted with stars and with a cool breeze whipping through the Calderwood Courtyard, its hard to think of a better place to hear music al fresco.
Playing: The Campbell Brothers (July 11), Animal Hospital Ensemble (Aug. 1), Pokey LaFarge and the South City Three (Aug. 22), and Red Baraat (Aug. 29).
Pictured: Local folk band the Parkington Sisters performed at the Museum of Fine Arts in August 2011.