Friday, December 21st – 5:30-8:00 pm
Scott Foster Quartet
surveys the Wes Montgomery/Wynton Kelly collaboration 
jazz in the bookshop, every Friday since October 2002
$10-20 suggested donation

Scott Foster Quartet takes a look at the famous Wes Montgomery/Wynton Kelly collaboration. Scott Foster, guitar Ben Stolorow, piano Noah Schenker, bass Omar Aran, drums $10-20 suggested donation $5 suggested for students/musicians/low income … [Read more...]

Saturday, December 22nd – 7:30–10:00 pm
Vocalist Larry Smith & His Trio
$25 cover charge; $10 for students, musicians, low income
jazz club! when lights are low… every Saturday night

In the spirit of the season, vocalist Larry Smith brings us a warm, joyful and healing evening of song. You can expect elegantly swinging renditions of traditional and seasonal jazz, contemporary and Brazilian tunes, and undoubtedly his … [Read more...]

Wednesday, December 26th – 7:30–9:30 pm
Peck Allmond Quartet
a Jazz in the Neighborhood
Guaranteed Fair Wage Fund event

Keith Saunders, piano John Wiitala, bass Vince Lateano, drums $20 cover charge: $10 for students/musicians/low income check out this recording of Peck with John Wiitala on bass in an an all-star quintet One of the top trumpeters on the … [Read more...]

Thursday, December 27th – 7:30-9:30 pm
Sylvia Cuenca Trio
featuring Essiet Okon Essiet & Ben Stolorow

On tour from NYC, drummer Sylvia Cuenca and bassist Essiet Okon Essiet join forces with bi-coastal pianist Ben Stolorow. Sylvia grew up in San Jose and comes out from Manhattan frequently to gig up and down the coast and be with family, fitting in … [Read more...]

Friday, December 28th – 5:30-8:00 pm
230 Jones Street
jazz in the bookshop
every Friday since 2002
$10-20 suggested donation per solvent adult

Talk about your San Francisco jazz… On the fourth Friday of each month, our weekly jazz in the bookshop series features The 230 Jones Street, Local 6 Literary Jazz Band — aka The Chuck Peterson Quintet — five musicians whose history on the local jazz … [Read more...]