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Friday, July 14th – 5:30-8 pm
Henry Hung plays a date for Jimmy!
Bebop in the bookshop — every Friday since 2002

Henry Hung, trumpet;
Grant Levin, piano;
Josh Tower, bass;
Omar Aran, drums.

jazz at bird & beckett wouldn’t be what it is without the musicians who kicked it into gear and kept it going for years! R.I.P,  Jimmy!

Jimmy Ryan passed away in July 2015 and will always be missed! Henry Hung will make sure we don’t miss the bebop!

R.I.P, Jimmy!!!

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jimmy and bishop

jimmy on diamond street

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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