653 Chenery Street
in San Francisco's Glen Park neighborhood

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Open to walk-in trade and browsing
Tuesday to Sunday
noon to six


Live Streams every weekend!
Refresh your browser
to catch a show in progress!
Visit our Facebook page or
YouTube channel!

But nothing beats being in the room
with the music & the musicians!

Friday, June 3 – 7:30pm
Charlie Gurke Quartet

Charlie Gurke, baritone saxophone
Marcus Stephens, alto and tenor saxophones
Josh Tower, bass
Isaac Schwartz, drums

Who doesn’t love the bari sax in jazz?
One of San Francisco’s foremost bari practitioners will be in the house this Friday!

Charlie Gurke is a keystone of the local jazz scene, leader of the famed Gurkestra — an elastic concept that puts many San Francisco talents to brilliant use in a variety of lovely settings!

To our small stage, he brings a quartet once again for your pleasure. Jazz chamber music most pleasing to the senses.

$20 cash cover charge at the door.
Reservations welcome — call 415-586-3733.
BYOB & a mask.
A live stream will be found on Bird & Beckett Facebook page and YouTube channel.

Your donations help fund the stream and, even more importantly,
help us pay the musicians a guaranteed fair wage. Thanks for supporting jazz in SF!

Here’s a taste of Charlie on his visit just a few months ago at Bird & Beckett:


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The Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project

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.

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