Saturday, July 11th – 7:30 to 10 pm
The Grant Levin Quartet
plays Bird & Beckett’s jazz club!
when lights are low…

Grant Levin will be in the shop with bassist Chris Amberger, playing informally as a duo from 4-6 pm... plan to just browse around, as the chairs won't be set out 'til 7:00 for "jazz club" -- our regular Saturday night date -- which will swing into … [Read more...]

Sunday, July 5th – 4:30-6:30 pm
Trad jazz blow out with the
Buena Vista Jazz Band

Why are they called "Buena Vista?" Why, it's just 'cause they look so damned good! And they play good too! Modeled on Eddie Condon's band that held forth in New York in the 30s and 40s, the Buena Vista Jazz Band plays the original American … [Read more...]

Saturday, July 4th – 7:30-10 pm
Smith Dobson & Danny Brown
tenor saxes

Two of the City's premiere young saxophonists -- Smith Dobson V and Downtown Danny Brown -- go head to head at jazz club for the 4th of July -- with bassist John Wiitala and drummer Tony Johnson┬ástoking the fire. Scale the heights of San Francisco … [Read more...]

Friday, June 26th – 5:30-8:00 pm
The Chuck Peterson Quintet

Every Friday evening at Bird & Beckett, the neighborhood -- and folks from foreign climes and Bay Area aeries -- assemble "after work" to enjoy each other's company and the work of some of the fine jazz musicians who call the Bay Area … [Read more...]

Saturday, June 20th – 8-11 pm
The Panhandlers
Funky New Orleans Jazz & Blues

jazz club! when lights are low... Every Saturday night at Bird & Beckett Aaron Leese, piano & vocals, and Chris Lauf, drums, enlist trumpeter Dave Shaff, guitarist Scott Foster and bassist Kurt Ribak for three rocking sets of funky New … [Read more...]