Archives for February 2015

Wednesday, April 22nd – 7:00 pm
Poets Franck Andre Jamme
& John Sakkis

In Avery Burns' Murmurations Reading Series, the French poet Franck André Jamme, with translator Norma Cole, will read from his new book, To The Secret (La Presse, 2015).  In addition, poet John Sakkis celebrates his excellent new book, The … [Read more...]

Sunday, April 19th – 4:30-6:30 pm
Denny Berthiaume Trio

A classic piano trio date. Pianist Denny Berthiaume, bassist Chuck Bennett and drummer Curt Moore. Three veterans of the Bay Area jazz scene who have been plying these waters together for many years, all the while pursuing countless other musical … [Read more...]

Sunday, April 19th – 2 pm
Diamond Dave’s Hipstory

Dave is at the core of the city we love. One of the  many reasons there's still hope for this city.* Come hear his freewheeling rap, his deep grooving philosophy of love and peace. Don't panic, it's organic.   Learn to love, love to … [Read more...]

Saturday, April 18th – 8-11pm
Celebrating the Bishop!
Michael Marcus + Heshima + Sharky

Michael Marcus, reeds Heshima Mark Williams, bass Art "Sharky" Lewis, drums celebrate three local legends Bishop Norman Williams    •    B.J. Papa    •    Vince Wallace Saturday, April 18th from 8 to 11 pm - $10 cover Painting by Lewis … [Read more...]

Friday, April 17th – 5:30-8:00 pm
The Scott Foster Trio
considers the influence of trios past…

Guitarist Jim Hall, pianist Herbie Nichols, tenor player Joe Henderson, pianist Bill Evans... these and numerous other jazz artists assembled trios that beguiled and informed the ears of countless jazz cognoscenti and bystanders caught in the beauty … [Read more...]