Every third Friday, guitarist Scott Foster brings in a newly constituted ensemble for the occasion. This week: tenor sax players Ken Rosen and Harvey Robb make up the front line, with Scott on guitar and Richard Saunders on bass. We’ll hear Continue reading
Vocalist Jenny Ferris will be joined by reed player Rich Lesnik, pianist Laura Klein, bassist Dean Reilly and drummer Tom Hassett in a program of jazz standards.
Pianist Larry Dunlap and vocalist Bobbe Norris have been performing together since the late 1970s (and have been married since about the same time). Born in the Bay Area, Bobbe was sitting in at the Fillmore District’s Bop City in the 1950s Continue reading
Bassist Heshima Mark Williams is a San Francisco native whose playing springs from thirty years’ experience of the Bay Area’s rich musical heritage. Heshima studied under the tutelage of the first African-American classical bassist in the Boston Symphony, Dr. Ortiz Continue reading
On the fourth Friday of each month, our weekly jazz in the bookshop series features The 230 Jones Street, Local 6 Literary Jazz Band — aka The Chuck Peterson Quintet. Reed & flute player Chuck Peterson initiated Bird & Beckett’s tradition of Friday Continue reading