Sunday, October 15th – 2 pm
Poets Carolyn Miller & Gerald Fleming read their work

"Carolyn Miller is a lyric poet of redeeming grace and intense clarity. Her poems are grounded in a sense of the marvelous, as if viewing life through a jewel, transforming the dark world of memory and desire into a luminous presence. She is a master … [Read more...]

Saturday, October 14th – 7:30-10:00 pm
Darren Johnston/Marcus Stephens/Wil Blades/Scott Amendola
jazz club! when lights are low…

The Jazz Philanthropists Union presents... Darren Johnston, trumpet Marcus Stephens, tenor sax Wil Blades, organ Scott Amendola, drums $15-20 sliding scale; Students $10 This evening will mark the first performance of a new … [Read more...]

Friday, October 13th – 5:30-8 pm
Don Alberts Quintet
jazz and bebop in the bookshop
every Friday since 2002

Ian Carey, trumpet Tod Dickow , tenor sax Don Alberts, piano John Donnelly, bass Ron Marabuto, drums … [Read more...]

. . . 2, 3, 4! duo, trio, quartet… pianist Grant Levin
2nd, 3rd & 4th Sunday evenings, every month

Tonight! Sunday, October 8th – 7:30 pm
Grant Levin / Greg D’Augelli Duo

Best jazz piano player ever, in your own back yard! Tatum? Mary Lou Williams? Herbie Nichols? Meet your young colleague from the North Coast. He's San Francisco's finest... And a pianist for the ages. We're not joking! … [Read more...]

Tonight! Saturday, October 7th – 7:30-10 pm
jazz club! when lights are low…
every Saturday night

Tonight: $15 to $20 sliding scale... for students: $5 The Jazz Philanthropists Union presents… Sueños-- expanding the boundaries of this jazz music! Noah Frank, trumpet;  Eli Maliwan, tenor sax;  James Mitchell, piano;  Alex Farrell, … [Read more...]