Archives for January 2015

Monday, March 16th – 7 pm
poets Devreaux Baker
and Doren Robbins
open mic follows

Devreaux Baker and Doren Robbins will converge on Bird & Beckett for what promises to be a rich and rewarding reading, she from Mendocino and he from Santa Cruz.  Though they haven't met, they've known and admired each other's poetry and are … [Read more...]

Sunday, March 15th — 4:30-6:30 p.m.
The Jim Grantham Quartet
which way west? Sunday concert series

Jim Grantham - reeds & flute Eric Swinderman - guitar Jeff Neighbor - bass Jack Dorsey - drums Veteran jazz players unite under the leadership of Jim Grantham, who plays from deep within the tradition of melodic lyricism—Lester Young, … [Read more...]

Sunday, March 15th – 2 pm
David Schooley on San Bruno Mtn

David Schooley has been minding the mountain for 25 years or more, working hard to keep it in the minds of those who might help him protect it from encroaching development.  He regularly leads hikes over its rolling terrain, and spends many hundreds … [Read more...]

Saturday night, March 14th – 8-11 pm
jazz club! when lights are low…
The Grant Levin Quartet

Jonathan Bautista, sax Grant Levin, piano Joe McKinley, bass Jon Arkin, drums More fantastic jazz from Grant Levin and a hardy band of co-conspirators. Jazz club at Bird & Beckett is the thing for sure!  Come and dig it. … [Read more...]

Friday, March 13 – 5:30-8 pm
Scott Foster Ensemble:
Rummaging in Dexter’s Bag

Guitarist Scott Foster leads a quartet through tunes associated with the great tenor saxophonist Dexter Gordon. We're talkin' the great David Boyce on sax (think Broun Fellinis, but then think Dexter!), plus Noah Schenker on bass and Omar Aran on … [Read more...]