this evening at Bird & Beckett!
Jazz at the bookshop
jazz every Friday evening, 5:30 to 8:00 pm
Singer Dorothy Lefkovits
with the “230 Jones Street,
Local 6 Literary Jazz Band”
aka, the Chuck Peterson Quintet
Tenor sax player Chuck Peterson inaugurated our weekly jazz party in the neighborhood back in late 2002, and it’s still going strong.Â Dorothy’s been singing in here almost as long…Â all the musicians on the bandstand tonight have long experience in the music, and swing in the best west coast post bop tradition…Â join your friends and neighbors for a fine, convivialÂ summer evening…
Beside Chuck, the band consists of reed player Howie Dudune, guitarist Glen Deardorff, bassist Dean Reilly and drummer Tony Johnson.Â A fine outfit indeed…
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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Gigging musicians! You have nothing to lose but your lack of a collective voice to achieve fair wages for your work!
The IMA can be a conduit for you, if you join in to make it work.
Read more here - Andy Gilbert's Feb 25 article about the IMA from KQED's site