Jimmy Ryan Quintet

Friday, June 8 - 5:30 to 8:00 pm The Jimmy Ryan Quintet jazz in the bookshop Fridays in Glen Park Jimmy Ryan has been our drummer of choice at Bird & Beckett since the Friday evening series started in October 2002... first with the late … [Read more...]

Luxorius – Joe Warner Trio

Sunday, June 3 - 2:00 pm Luxorius! Opera Omnia: Or, a Duet for Sitar and Trombone Art Beck reads from his new book of translations Art Beck has devised an extended set of translations of the poems of Luxorius, the 6th century (c.e.) provincial … [Read more...]

Tango No. 9

Sunday, May 27 - 4:30 to 6:30 pm Tango No. 9 feat. vocalist Zoltan diBartolo which way west? Sunday concert series - all ages welcome! - $10 suggested donation per adult Tango is a deeply mesmerizing music -- and dance form, of course -- … [Read more...]

Lynn Bonfield – Ventresco/Axelrod/Eggers – Tom Church/Dan Brady

Sunday, May 20 - 2:00 pm The Rix Journal: Small-Town Vermont to Gold Rush era San Francisco Historian Lynn Bonfield discusses the document and her work Lynn Bonield, former director of the San Francisco Labor Archives, now divides her time … [Read more...]

Dan Richman + Macy Blackman + Bill Vartnaw & Patti Trimble

Sunday, May 6, 2pm "enclosure" a talk by Dan Richman The fencing of common grazing land in England in the 17th and 18th century accelerated the creation of a landless working class, and today we still mourn and suffer from the loss of the … [Read more...]