Saturday, August 7 – 7:30pm
Ben Esposito Trio
featuring Howard Wiley
a benefit for the East Bay Center for the Performing Arts
jazz club, when lights are low
Two rising future stars on drums and bass with the legendary saxophonist Howard Wiley.
Wiley has long been considered a giant on the Bay Area jazz scene, as a musician, as a musicologist, as a community pillar.
Funds raised tonight in excess of the guaranteed fair wage paid to the musicians will benefit the East Bay Center for the Performing Arts.
Whether attending the concert in person or watching on the live stream, donate generously to the East Bay Center!
Cover charge at the shop: $20 — cash, if you please!
BYOB, and enjoy the music!
Call for a reservation: 415-586-3733.
Masks required while inside Bird & Beckett, regardless of vaccination status. Thanks for keeping each other safe.
Can’t make it down to the shop?
Take in the show through the live stream on YouTube or Facebook,
and send a few dollars to help us cover the musicians’ guarantee
and the costs of streaming to you wherever you are.
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