Archives for June 2016

Saturday, July 9th – 4-6 pm and 7:30-10 pm
A Double Shot of Grant Levin
sharing the stage with Noel Jewkes, Joe McKinley & Malachi Whitson

Every second Saturday, we're blessed with a pair of performances by pianist Grant Levin -- first a duo outing in the late afternoon, and then after a dinner break, a quartet with some of the finest players the bay area has to offer.  In this … [Read more...]

Friday, July 8th – 5:30-8:00 pm
Jimmy Ryan’s Bird & Beckett Bebop Reunion Band

July 8 marks the anniversary of drummer Jimmy Ryan's passing. And though he's sorely missed, the momentum he gave to our 2nd Fridays carries on! Tonight, Trombonists Stu Pilorz and Rick Elmore, pianist Don Alberts, bassist Aaron Cohn join forces with … [Read more...]

Tuesday, July 5th – 7-9 pm
Lucie Vitkova, Czech composer and performer
screens a documentary film on her work and performs

    Lucie Vítková is a composer, improviser and performer (accordion, harmonica, voice and tap dance) from the Czech Republic. Her compositions focus on sonification (compositions based on abstract models derived from physical objects), … [Read more...]

Sunday, July 3rd – 7:30-10 pm
GG Amos Band plays West Coast blues for the holiday!

The GG Amos Trio with Lincoln Adler on sax, Greg Sankovich on keyboards and bass and Randy Odell on drums celebrate the Independence Day weekend. Guitarist / Vocalist GG Amos is an artist in the West Coast Blues tradition, raised in Sacramento and … [Read more...]

Sunday, July 3rd – 4:30-6:30 pm:
A trad jazz celebration with the
Buena Vista Jazz Band!

To us, nothing suits the 4th of July weekend as well as a trad jazz party, and few can rival the Buena Vista Jazz Band in bringing that spirit to life. Singer Darlene Langston is featured, with Noel Weidcamp on cornet, John Hunt on trombone, Don … [Read more...]