jazz in the bookshop
Third Fridays 5:30 to 8:00 pm
The Scott Foster Quartet

live jazz in the bookshop every friday Beginning this July, guitarist Scott Foster leads a quartet of his own in Bird & Beckett's third-Friday-of-the-month slot... 5:30 to 8:00 pm... no cover charge, but your donations at the shows and your … [Read more...]

Sunday, December 2nd:
Tango No. 9

Sunday, December 2nd – 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. which way west? Sunday concert series. No cover charge, but your donations help us pay the band!  All ages welcome. Why do we love this music so much, and Tango No. 9′s deeply soulful takes on it in … [Read more...]

Sunday, November 25th:
jazz writer Paul de Barros
presents his new biography of
pianist Marian McPartland

Sunday, November 25th — 3:00 p.m. Shall We Play That One Together? The Life and Art of Jazz Piano Legend Marian McPartland A book event with biographer Paul de Barros. Marian McPartland has done more to edify jazz lovers than anyone … [Read more...]

Spotlight on the legendary
baritone sax player Pepper Adams!

Sunday, Oct. 28th Pepper's music played live 4:30-6:30 p.m., preceded at 3:00 p.m. by a talk by discographer, biographer and jazz fan Gary Carner. Gary Carner has recently completed and published a comprehensive discographic work on Pepper Adams, … [Read more...]

Ragtime Skedaddlers

Sunday, October 21st - 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. which way west? weekly concert series. No cover charge, but your kind donations helps us pay the musicians and make the propagation of the culture possible! The name sounds quaint, perhaps.  It evokes … [Read more...]