Friday, May 18th – 9:00-11:00 pm
Love is a Many Splendored Thing!
Vocalist Denise Perrier & the Grant Levin Trio – the late show!
$20 cover charge; students $10

Tonight, it’s all about Love! Songs of Love…. Lost, Found, Old, New & sometimes Blue Denise Perrier with Grant Levin, piano Chris Amberger, bass       Mark Lee, drums Vocalist Denise Perrier was born in Louisiana, and moved with her family … [Read more...]

Friday, May 18th – 5:30-8:00 pm
Amandla! The Scott Foster Quintet plays South Africa!
jazz in the bookshop
every Friday since October 2002
$10-20 suggested donation; students $5

Jim Peterson, alto sax Rolf Johnson, trumpet and piano Scott Foster, guitar Dennis Criteser, bass Dan Foltz, drums Five San Francisco players celebrate the points of musical contact they've had with the township jazz of South Africa.  South … [Read more...]

Thursday, May 17th – 7:30-9:30 pm
just Suzanne

Strength & Vulnerability Tour! Kicking off with this first concert at Bird & Beckett. The first half of the evening will feature ♡ just Suzanne playing her acoustic, original music. The second half is pure jazz standards! She'll be … [Read more...]

Tuesday, May 15th – 7:00-9:00 pm
Genny Lim, Kitty Tsui and Nellie Wong
featuring Bill Crossman on piano

WORDS ON FIRE Three pioneers of the Asian American Women's Literary Movement, Nellie Wong, Genny Lim and Kitty Tsui come together to share their powerful poetry with the accompaniment of pianist and poet, Bill Crossman Nellie Wong was born … [Read more...]

Monday, May 14th – 7:00-9:00 pm
Poets RAMON PIÑERO & AVOTCJA – Metaphoric Mofongo!

Avotcja, an Afro-Nuyorican poet and musician who has had an outsized influence on the Bay Area cultural scene through her poetry, her music with the ensemble called Modupue, and her radio shows on KPOO and KPFA, welcomes her long-time friend, the … [Read more...]