Archives for February 2016

Saturday, May 7th – 7:30-10pm
The Smith Dobson Quartet

Expect a generous portion of Lester  Young-inspired tenor sax playing from one of the very best sax players in the Bay Area, when Smith Dobson V is joined by drummer Tony Johnson, bassist Miles Wick & pianist Adam Shulman!   … [Read more...]

Friday, May 6th – 5:30-8:00 pm
Don Prell’s Seabop Ensemble feat. Al Molina

plays jazz in the bookshop

Al Molina, trumpet Jerry Logas, sax and clarinet Don Prell, bass Vinnie Rodriguez, drums Jazz history right here folks! Bebop, lovely standards, a little trad... bass-sax-drums - from "Ornithology" to "Doxy" -- from "For All We Know" to "St. … [Read more...]

Tuesday, May 3rd – 7 pm
Nachoem Wijnberg reads
from his novel, The Jews

Dutch poet and novelist Nachoem M. Wijnberg, acclaimed as one of the foremost Dutch authors of the last decades, will visit San Francisco in May to read from his recent novel, The Jews (punctum books, 2016, tr. Vincent W. J. van Gerven Oei) and Divan … [Read more...]

Monday, May 2nd – 7-9 pm
Poets Ron Sauer and Dan De Vries

open mic follows, Jerry Ferraz hosts

Ron Sauer Ron Sauer is a native New Yorker and a leading light of the North Beach art and poetry scene, known for trenchant social satires and poignant love poems and for translations of Baudelaire, Aloysius Betrand, and Jacques Prevert. A … [Read more...]

Sunday, May 1st – 7:30-10:00 pm
Eric Shifrin & the In Crowd

canyon moonlight music series, every Sunday night

Get in with the In Crowd Pianist Eric Shifrin & Friends Tom Griesser, sax; Paul Smith, bass; Randy Odell, drums Sunday, May 1st - 7:30-10:00 pm No cover charge … [Read more...]