Archives for April 2016

Saturday jazz club! when lights are low…
June 18th, 7:30-10pm: The Ways & Means Committee

Before heading out to Europe with Idris Ackamoor and the Pyramids this summer, bassist Heshima Mark Williams gets in another session with the Ways & Means Committee, a project of three horn players whose vocations are in medicine and business, … [Read more...]

Friday jazz in the bookshop!
June 17th, 5:30-8pm: Dorothy Lefkovits sings
with the Chuck Peterson Quintet

The heart and soul of jazz at Bird & Beckett are this band and singer Dorothy Lefkovits.  Tenor player Chuck Peterson started the whole Bird & Beckett jazz program back in late 2002, and Dorothy converged with the scene right back at the … [Read more...]

this week on Bloomsday!
Joyce & Jazz – Thursday, June 16th, 7:30pm

A jazz & literary evening in celebration  of Bloomsday! Joyce & Jazz Featuring celebrated Irish celtic-jazz vocalist Melanie O'Reilly with Frank Martin on piano   $15 cover charge / $10 seniors and … [Read more...]

Sunday, June 12th – 7:30-10pm
The Seducers!
A classic country quartet

On the second Sunday of the month, The Seducers continue a traditional booking that started at the Riptide Bar out on Taraval, and continues at Bird & Beckett until the Riptide is rebuilt and the doors flung back open. This lovely band is led … [Read more...]

Sunday, June 12th – 4:30-6:30 pm
The B-Stars play Western Swing & Country Bop!

Inspired by the western swing and early country boppers of the late 1940s and early 1950s, The B-Stars bring the golden age of country & western swing back to the dancehalls and dental parlors, barrooms and bookstores, so hold onto your hats and … [Read more...]