Saturday, June 30th – 7:30 pm
NoCoasters
$20 cover charge (students $10)
jazz club! when lights are low…
 

Lincoln Adler, sax Lee Bloom, piano Brandon Essex, bass Carrie Jahde, drums With the experience of many years of collaboration as a unit, NoCoasters takes on original compositions, jazz, Latin, New Orleans, pop and even country standards … [Read more...]

Friday, June 29th – 9-11 pm – The Late Show!
San Francisco Holiday – a Smith Dobson/Charlie Gurke Quartet
$15 cover charge; students $5
 

Smith Dobson, soprano sax Charlie Gurke, baritone sax John Wiitala, bass Evan Hughes, drums Each of these four musicians is hugely respected on the local professional jazz scene; together, they'll dig deep into some wonderful … [Read more...]

Friday, June 29th – 5:30-8:00 pm
The Adam Gay Quintet
jazz in the bookshop, every Friday after work
bring what you can to help us pay the band!

Lyle Link, alto sax Bob Kenmotsu, tenor sax Keith Saunders, piano Adam Gay, bass Omar Aran, drums Bassist Adam Gay has assembled a quintet of fine players, including two reed players who have soul and technique to spare. The … [Read more...]

Sunday, July 1st – 4:30-6:30 pm
Patrick Wolff Quartet featuring pianist Randy Porter
which way west? Sunday concert series
$20 suggested donation/$10 students
 

Patrick Wolff, sax Randy Porter, piano Eric Markowitz, bass Evan Hughes, drums Saxophonist Wolff joins forces with highly acclaimed Grammy-nominated pianist Porter for a couple of sets of creative, swinging jazz. Long associated through … [Read more...]

Sunday, June 24th – 7:30-9:30 pm
Caili O’Doherty Quartet
$15 cover charge; students $5

Pianist Caili O'Doherty is out from NYC to teach at the Stanford Jazz Workshop and brings in a quartet that includes Bay Area stalwarts Steven Lugerner on saxophone and Giulio Xavier on bass, with Caili's fellow New Yorker & running buddy Cory … [Read more...]