Archives for September 2014

Thursday, October 16 – 7:30 pm
Litquake at Bird & Beckett!
Poets Amos, Cherkovski,
Dunagan, Lazzara, Loos

"Generations" - a Bird & Beckett Litquake reading!       Five San Francisco Poets, 27 to 69:                                            A gathering of decades, born on the fog banks over Twin Peaks. Seth Amos, Neeli Cherkovski, Patrick … [Read more...]

Sunday, October 12th — 4:30-6:30 pm
sitar and tabla duo play
classical music of North India

a concert of Hindustani (North Indian) Classical Music. Joanna Mack, sitar. Ferhan Qureshi, tabla. Joanna Mack began her study of Indian Classical sitar in 1997. She spent eight years in Kolkata studying under Pandit Deepak Choudhury, … [Read more...]

Saturday Night Jazz Club!
The Grant Levin Quartet
featuring Noel Jewkes
October 11th – 8-11 pm

Pianist Grant Levin has become appreciated as among the very finest young pianists on the local jazz scene, and his collaboration with seasoned tenor sax player Noel Jewkes has paid dividends for both of them, and for audiences all around the … [Read more...]

Friday, October 10th – 5:30-8:00 p.m.
The Bird & Beckett Bebop Band
plays jazz in the bookshop

Drummer Jimmy Ryan leads a stellar rotating crew of musicians on the 2nd Friday of each month -- usually two horns on the front line, piano, bass and drums.  This week, he's got Stu Pilorz on trombone; Stephen Norfleet on tenor sax; Don Alberts on … [Read more...]