Thursday, September 21st – 7:30 pm
Saxophonist Greg Abate
on tour! – $15 cover charge

Listen to this track, and come down to the show! "Take the Crowell Train" - written for saxophonist and Bay Area educator Ken Crowell. It burns! Greg Abate, a multi-instrumentalist and an alto player in the tradition of Phil Woods, is a road … [Read more...]

Sunday, September 17th – 7:30-9:30 pm
The Grant Levin Trio
$15 cover charge

  Grant Levin, piano. Chris Amberger, bass. Jeff Minnieweather, drums. . . . 2, 3, 4 Count it off with Grant Levin! Duos, trios, quartets... every 2nd, 3rd and 4th Sunday of the month   … [Read more...]

Sunday, September 17th – 2-3:30 pm
Magra Books Reading

Celebrating the first two seasons of titles from the independent publisher, Magra Books (magrabooks.com). Gillian Conoley will read from her just published chapbook, Preparing One’s Consciousness for the Avatar, along with Martha Ronk reading from … [Read more...]

Saturday, September 16th – 7:30-10:00 pm
Gaea Schell Trio
jazz club! when lights are low…
 

Gaea Schell, piano and vocals; James Mahone, tenor sax; Aaron Cohn, bass. The art of the trio! "Gaea Schell plays the heck out of the piano with them small hands." - drummer Albert "Tootie" Heath. Her colleagues on the date are hugely … [Read more...]

Friday, September 15th – 5:30-8:00 pm
The Scott Foster Quartet plays the music of Lee Morgan
At 9pm, a talk by jazz writer Larry Reni Thomas
(The Lady Who Shot Lee Morgan) follows the music!

Henry Hung, trumpet Scott Foster, guitar Eric Markowitz, bass Omar Aran, drums The Scott Foster Quartet plays the music of Lee Morgan!  Lee Morgan was one of the top jazz trumpet stars of the late 1950s and 1960s, recording … [Read more...]