Archives for August 2015

Sunday, October 4th – 4:30-6:30 pm
Northern Winds and Voices
Heikki Koskinen

Finnish trumpet player Heikki Koskinen leads this ensemble, featuring Kati Pienimäki Schenker, vocals; Steve Heckman, saxes, flutes & clarinet; Rent Romus, saxes & flutes & kantele; and Noah Schenker, bass.  Heikki performs on piano, … [Read more...]

Saturday, October 3rd – 7:30-10:00 pm
Bird Lives!
The Smith Dobson Quartet
pays tribute to Charlie Parker

Smith Dobson, highly regarded for his talents on tenor sax, vibes and drums, is picking up the alto for this date -- the horn on which Charlie Parker made revolutionary jazz advances through the 1940s and 1950s. Charlie Parker, known as Bird, is … [Read more...]

Friday, October 2nd – 5:30-8:00 pm
jazz in the bookshop
Don Prell’s SeaBop Ensemble

Don Prell's got a trio tonight, with Vinnie Rodriguez on drums and Jerry Logas on tenor -- promising many some sublimely beautiful moments along the way. … [Read more...]

Thursday, October 1st – 7:30-10:00 pm
Remembering Morris Atchison
A tribute by the Michael Marcus Duo

Michael Marcus Duo "Remembering Morris Atchison Michael Marcus - clarinets Brian Ho - Hammond organ This concert, put together by New York clarinetist Michael Marcus, is a tribute to legendary tenor saxist Morris Atchison, an important player out … [Read more...]

Sunday, Sept. 27th – 7:30-10 pm
Misisipi Mike Wolf’s Glen Park Hayride
~~Canyon Moonlight Music Series~~

Misisipi Mike is all over the San Francisco country/Americana scene, writing songs left and right, fielding more than a few bands and working in ten more as a hired gun & ringer. Not to mention turning out hundreds of stylish, eyeball pleasing … [Read more...]