Every Friday, 5:30 to 8:00pm:
jazz in the bookshop

We've been doing it for 11 straight years now-- straight-ahead hard bop every Friday evening by seasoned pros and some of the most talented youngsters on the San Francisco scene, ever since sax player Chuck Peterson got the ball rolling back in … [Read more...]

Friday, October 18th, 5:30-8:00 pm
jazz in the bookshop
The Scott Foster Ensemble

Jazz in the bookshop... every Friday without fail.  San Francisco's longest running neighborhood jazz party! Every third Friday, guitarist Scott Foster brings in a newly constituted ensemble for the occasion. Joining guitarist Scott Foster at … [Read more...]

5th Friday, August 30th, 5:30 to 8:00 pm
jazz rhythms from the Latin side,
with the Jazz Commissioner,
John Calloway
& a fresh conclave of sidemen

Once in awhile we're treated to a five-Friday month, and when that happens we get to bring in a favorite pinch-hitting band-- this one led by one of the key players on the Latin jazz scene in San Francisco for several decades already... a top … [Read more...]

Friday, August 16th, 5:30 to 8:00 pm
Scott Foster Brazilian Jazz

Jazz in the bookshop... every Friday without fail.  San Francisco's longest running neighborhood jazz party. Joining guitarist Scott Foster at Bird & Beckett this Friday are vibes player Jim Zimmerman, bassist Ken Lenga and drummer Curt Moore, … [Read more...]

Danny Brown Quartet

jazz in the bookshop every Friday evening... 5:30 to 8:00 pm Tonight, Friday, June 21st, a special appearance by the Danny Brown Quartet, led by the finest young tenor player this town has to offer.  Not to be missed! … [Read more...]