Open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Six days a week, Tuesday to Sunday

653 Chenery Street
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!

Bird & Beckett Archived Events

Sunday, March 29 – 2:30pm
Walker Talks. Walker Brents III speaks of Hafez and of storytelling

March 29, 2020

      “As Hafiz said: ‘Seek life and patience, for the great…

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Breaking ground and minding & mining the tradition–
live streaming from Bird & Beckett!
it’s been beautiful and necessary, but we’re going to hit the pause button on it now.

March 28, 2020

Saturday evening, March 28th, jazz flautist Gerald Beckett led a trio to celebrate…

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Duo Violao cancelled
Duo Violão + Trio Falsa Baiano
double bill!
which way west?
Sunday concert series 

March 15, 2020

CANCELLED – 3/15/20 Duo Violao + Trio Falsa Baiano concert Duo Violão Brasil…

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Sunday, April 5th – 2pm
Les Gottesman memorial reading

March 15, 2020

Memorial Poetry Reading for Les Gottesman and Omerta Publications Please join Omerta authors…

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two sets – 7:30pm and 9pm
separate $15 cover charge for each set


jazz club! when lights are low…
every Saturday night  

March 14, 2020

Sorry for so little notice! The band has decided it’s too risky to…

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Friday, March 13th – 5:30-8:00 pm
Michael Zilber / Jason Lewis Trio
with bassist Tyler Harlow
jazz in the bookshop
every Friday since October 2002  

March 13, 2020

$20 suggested donation; any amount appreciated Saxophonist/composer Michael Zilber is hailed as “one…

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Thursday, March 12th – 7:30pm
Jessica Jones Quartet
on tour

March 12, 2020

$20 cover charge; sliding scale available The Bay Area born and bred saxophonists…

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Sunday, March 8th – 4:30-6:30pm
Grant Levin Trio
which way west?
Sunday concert series

March 8, 2020

$20 suggested donation; any amount appreciated Jazz Messenger Chris Amberger joins Grant and…

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Sunday, March 8th – 7:30-10:00 pm
The Seducers
Classic, Outlaw & Honky Tonk
Country Music

March 8, 2020

$20 suggested donation. $5 for students/musicians/fixed income. The Seducers have had a monthly…

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POETS! every 1st & 3rd Monday
March 16, all open mic

originally scheduled for this date
Chris Olander + Kirk Lumpkin]

March 7, 2020

San Francisco Poet Laureate Kim Shuck and Bird & Beckett’s Troubadour in Residence…

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