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in San Francisco's Glen Park

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Stay tuned for the next B&B benefit party in Jerry Ferraz's backyard! Here's some video of the last one!

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Wednesday, April 18th – 7:00-9:00 pm
Poets Steve Dalachinsky, Neeli Cherkovski
& Clark Coolidge with pianist Walter Earl
Alternative Acts

The Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project
and the Jazz Philanthropists Union,
with financial support from the
Zellerbach Family Foundation,
present

Alternative Acts: Seeking Truth Above #F

a series of six concerts beginning April Fools Day
and concluding May 20th

 

April 18th:
Dalachinsky:Cherkovski:Coolidge:Earl
3 Poets working with 1 Pianist

 

The “Alternative Acts” series is devoted to improvised and other avant garde musical approaches by locally based artists:

April Fool’s Day, Ouroboros
Sheldon Brown and Joseph Noble, reeds;
Andrew Joron, theremin; Clark Coolidge, drums

April 18th, Dalachinsky:Cherkovski:Coolidge:Earl
3 poets with 1 pianist

—  April 20th,  Drummer Scott Amendola’s 3-in-1
with Raffi Garabedian, saxophone and Zach Ostroff, bass

April 21st, animals and giraffes
Phillip Greenlief, saxphones and Bb clarinet

Claudia La Rocco, text and voice
Danishta Rivero, voice and electronics
John Shiruba, electric and acoustic guitars and preparations

May 5th, Dark Metals
David Boyce, saxophones/EFX

David Ewell, bass
Cairo McCockran, drums

May 20th, the Kasey Knudsen Quartet
Kasey Knudsen, sax; Lorin Benedict, vocals

Ben Goldberg, clarinet; Miles Wick, bass

 

 

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Our events are put on under the umbrella of the nonprofit Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project (the "BBCLP"). That's how we fund our ambitious schedule of 300 or so concerts and literary events every year.

The BBCLP is a 501(c)(3) non-profit...
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