Archives for January 2018

New series: Alternative Acts: Seeking Truth Above #F
Music on the “out” side – first show April Fool’s Day
Sunday, April 1st – 4:30-6:30 pm
$10-15 suggested donation; students $5

The Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project and the Jazz Philanthropists Union, with financial support from the Zellerbach Family Foundation, present Alternative Acts: Seeking Truth Above #F a series of six concerts beginning April Fools … [Read more...]

Saturday, March 31st– 7:30-10:00 pm
Erik Jekabson Quartet
jazz club! when lights are low…
Every Saturday night!
$20 cover charge tonight; students $5

Erik Jekabson, trumpet Dave Ellis, saxophones John Wiitala, bass Evan Hughes, drums Another fabulous night at jazz club! when lights are low... $20 cover charge tonight. Thanks for supporting the music! … [Read more...]

Friday, March 30th – 9:00 pm
The Lost Trio
$15 cover charge; students $5

Phillip Greenlief, reeds Dan Seamans, bass Tom Hassett, drums two decades redefining the jazz standard   … [Read more...]

Friday, March 30th – 5:30-8:00 pm
Dave Parker Sextet
jazz in the bookshop
every Friday since October 2002
$10-20 suggested donation; students $5

Clifford Brown III, trumpet; Charles Hamilton, trombone;  Hal Richards, tenor sax and bass clarinet;  Jerry Logas, baritone sax; Dave Parker, bass; Dillon Vado, drums;  with guest lyricist Scribe Sayar. … [Read more...]

Thursday, March 29th – 7-9pm
Treyf Pesach
Hilton Obenzinger
with Don Alberts, Chris Amberger and Noel Jewkes
A Reading, A Party & Some Jazz

Blasphemy is holy—and exciting, outrageous literature in Hilton Obenzinger's new book Treyf Pesach (Unkosher Passover). Join Hilton, and jazz musicians Don Alberts, Chris Amberger and Noel Jewkes, at Bird & Beckett on Thursday. March 29th for … [Read more...]