jazz club special!
A tribute to pianist Smith Dobson
Gail Dobson & Friends
Saturday, January 3rd, 8-11 pm

Smith Dobson was a key jazz pianist in these parts right up to his untimely death in a car accident in 2001 at the age of 54.  The eminent jazz journalist Philip Elwood wrote, "The importance of Dobson's more than 20 years on the South Bay jazz scene … [Read more...]

Saturday, Nov. 8 – 8-11 pm
jazz club!
Grant Levin Quartet

Noel Jewkes, reeds. Grant Levin, piano. Joe McKinley, bass. Myron Cohen, drums. Always a new twist when Grant Levin brings in some of San Francisco's finest and most interesting players. "jazz club" every Saturday night, from 8-11.  When … [Read more...]

Saturday, November 1st – 8-11 pm
jazz club!
The Smith Dobson Quartet

Tenorman Smith brings in a crack quartet-- with Ben Goldberg on clarinet, Adam Gay on bass and Omar Aran on drums.  Smith has a brand new cd in hand!  Come celebrate! … [Read more...]

Saturday, October 25th – 8-11 pm
The Terrance Tony Quartet

Saturday night, you'll want to unwind from Giants mania with the Terrance Tony Quartet -- Eugene Pliner, piano; Aaron Cohn, bass and Vinnie Rodriguez, drums. Alto player Tony was Houston based until just a couple of years ago.  He was influenced … [Read more...]

Saturday, October 18th – 8-11 pm:
jazz club! The Jay Sanders Quartet

Jay Sanders is a fiery and lyrical trumpet player who will play any tune, any time, any tempo, any key.... that's why they call him Jay Standards!  Get down to Bird & Beckett this Saturday night to hear Jay's quartet at our cozy little weekly … [Read more...]