Sunday, February 4th – 2-4 pm
Nasty Women Poets read at Bird & Beckett

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Saturday, February 3rd– 7:30-10:00 pm
Five Spot Jazz Quintet
jazz club! when lights are low…
$20 cover charge

With a financial assist from Jazz in the Neighborhood's Guaranteed Fair Wage Fund, the Jazz Philanthropists Union presents... The Five Spot Jazz Quintet Five musicians beyond description, together propelling a sweet little juggernaut of jazz … [Read more...]

Friday, February 2nd – 9:00pm
Kahil El’Zabar and the Ethnic Heritage Ensemble
45th Anniversary “Improvised Soul” Tour!
$20 cover charge

Kahil El'Zabar - traps, percussion, vocals Corey Wilkes - trumpet Alex Harding - reeds … [Read more...]

Friday, February 2nd – 5:30-8:00 pm
Justin Rock Trio
jazz in the bookshop
every Friday since October 2002
$10 suggested donation

This  may or may not be the Bastet! Either way, it's Justin Rock, a firecracker of a jazz guitarist with a lot on his mind, most of it private! With collaborators Owen Clapp on bass and Mike Quigg on drums, he'll rock the joint this Friday and … [Read more...]

Thursday, February 1st – 7:30-9:30 pm
Guitarist Howard Alden & Violinist Kit Eakle:
A duo exploration of some music by Monk & Django!
$20 cover charge

Howard Alden is a formidable guitarist with an international reputation, visiting California this winter for a number of dates with violinist Kit Eakle, well known as an historian of the violin in jazz. Alden and Eakle are embarking on a run of … [Read more...]