Live Streams Every Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm, and more!

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Bird & Beckett Archived Events

Postponed to Sunday, August 14
SF Lives Live Talk:
Third Parent’s Daveea Whitmire
in conversation with journalist Denise Sullivan

June 28, 2022

San Francisco journalist Denise Sullivan conducts a monthly series of conversations (the second…

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Monday, June 20th – 7pm
Coming Out Together
LGBTQ+ memoirs anthology
a fundraising reading
by poet Geddes Fielder
+ open mic

June 20, 2022

View tonight’s reading on Bird & Beckett’s Facebook page   or   YouTube channel Open…

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Plan your 5-Day, 7-Event
Carnaval / Memorial Day weekend!
Do drop by!

February 16, 2022


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August 19-21: Three big nights — all shows live and live streamed at 7:30pm on fb & yt
Thurs., 8/19: Annette A Aguilar Beans on the Left Septet
Fri., 8/20: Mutant Audio (Foster / Boyce / McCockran)
Sat. 8/12: Jonah Cabral Quintet

July 1, 2021

Thursday, August 19 – Annette A Aguilar, NYC Latin/Brazilian drummer with San Francisco…

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Postponed ’til the smoke clears!
Vocalist CeCe Gable, CD release tour
with Roni Ben Hur, Harvie S & Sylvia Cuenca

July 1, 2021

Scheduled for 9/9, this one will have to wait! CeCe is based in…

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Old news, circa Feb 2021: Living in the Purple Tier

June 15, 2021

We’re back in the purple tier, thinking about Prince and thinking about how…

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Big doings in jazz next weekend!
Friday, Saturday & Sunday!

February 7, 2021

Hungry to hear some of Bird & Beckett’s past live streams? Scroll down…

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Live streams coming up this weekend…
full details in the posts below!
Simon Rowe Organ Trio on Friday, 12/4
Kalil Amar Wilson / Javier Santiago Duo on Saturday, 12/5

November 25, 2020

Fabulous music time and again at Bird & Beckett. It’s a time of…

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Miss your evenings in the bookshop?

Live streaming from Bird& Beckett Thursday and Friday evenings at 7:30pm
right in your living room, but more than six feet away!

October 1, 2020

The live streams from Bird & Beckett all started in mid-March on Friday…

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Hey, it’s not June any more!!

June 10, 2020

Whither goeth jazz?! We haven’t resigned ourselves to live without live audiences We’re…

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The Independent Musicians Alliance

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