February 1st to 4th: More!

 . Guitarist Howard Alden on Thursday, the 1st;   The Justin Rock Trio (Bastet) on Friday, the 2nd (early show);   Kahil El'Zabar Ethnic Heritage Ensemble 45th Anniversary Show on Friday, the 2nd (late show);   The … [Read more...]

Sunday, January 28th – 4:30-6:30 pm
The Grant Levin Trio
$10 suggested donation

Two favorite collaborators join one of San Francisco's most astonishingly talented pianists for two sets of standards, bop, little known gems and originals. Grant Levin, piano Charles Thomas, bass Pepe Jacobo, drums … [Read more...]

Sunday, January 28th – 2:30-4 pm
Walker Talks!

Novalis, arch Romantic poet of the 18th century, precursor to Goethe, perceptive of the ancient wisdom embodied in Heraclitus' observation, "Wisdom is a dry light." … [Read more...]

 Saturday, January 27th– 7:30-10:00 pm
Lost Shapes
jazz club! when lights are low…

The Jazz Philanthropists Union presents...   The Lost Shapes   Darren Johnston, trumpet Kasey Knudsen, alto sax Mark Clifford, vibraphone Safa Shokrai, bass Jason Levis, drum set   All five members contribute compositions to the band's … [Read more...]

Friday, January 26th – 5:30-8:00 pm
230 Jones Street Jazz Band
jazz in the bookshop
every Friday since October 2002
$10 suggested donation

Talk about your San Francisco jazz… On the fourth Friday of each month, our weekly jazz in the bookshop series features The 230 Jones Street, Local 6 Literary Jazz Band — once the province of the estimable Chuck Peterson — five musicians whose … [Read more...]