Archives for November 2013

Lee Morgan Tribute!
This Sunday, Nov. 10, 4:30-6:30 pm

Orion Edmondson, drums, leads a quintet tribute to Philadelphia-born trumpeter Lee Morgan -- famed for a hip, soulful, hard bop jazz output during the late 1950s and 1960s that became a significant soundtrack for the times.  From New York, trumpeter … [Read more...]

jazz in the bookshop
The Bird & Beckett Bebop Band
Friday, Nov. 8, 5:30-8:00 pm
(plus, a Marcus Books update)

jazz in the bookshop is our long-running Friday evening jazz shindig... now celebrating it's 12th year!  Nearly 600 consecutive Fridays of live jazz in an intimate independent book shop. Since the beginning, drummer Jimmy Ryan has been on the … [Read more...]

Saturday, November 16th, 7 pm
Book Release Party!
Jason Friedman’s debut
short story collection, Fire Year
from Sarabande Books

  Dazzling writing & great company Saturday night, November 16th, 7pm, at Bird & Beckett Books to celebrate the release of Jason Friedman's short story collection! From a recent review: In a collection of seven pieces of … [Read more...]