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in San Francisco's Glen Park neighborhood

1-415-586-3733
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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!

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Thursday, August 27th – 7 pm
POETS David Meltzer & Julie Rogers
with Zan Stewart, sax
CD Launch Party
w/guest poets Christopher Luna &
Toni Partington, from Vancouver, WA

CD LAUNCH PARTY!
Two Tone Poetry & Jazz
David Meltzer & Julie Rogers
Zan Stewart on saxophone
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photo courtesy of Ariel Gonzalez

with special guest poets from afar / long-time friends
Christopher Luna
(Clark County, WA Poet Laureate)
Toni Partington
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indomitable beats, zensters, seers,
latter day philosophes:
luminous souls in jazzland
David Meltzer and Julie Rogers
have just released their new CD,
Two Tone Poetry & Jazz,
a playful swingin’ improv of poems
with sounds by saxophonist Zan Stewart,
recorded right in their living room
by Doug Col of Pureland Audio in 2013.

Visit http://meltzerville.com for a little glimpse of David's universe in a tea cup.

Click on the photo to visit http://meltzerville.com,
for a glimpse of David’s universe in a tea cup

As for Julie, visit:  www.julrogers.com

And for Zan?  zanstewart.com

And for Christopher & Toni,
who are touring down from
Washington state, celebrating their new marriage,
check these two links:
Interview with CL at Folks Press Magazine
Info on their honeymoon tour at PrintedMatterVancouver

Books

Books

"It is in doubt and not in faith that the salvation of the world is to be found. Faith is a delusion and a snare: a pitfall, a prison. It intimidates the intellect. With fear of eternal damnation religion crushes intellectual activity; with hero worship it destroys individuality; with hopes for the beyond it prevents the growth of ideals for the present. It makes of us a race of intellectual cowards; it changes but little if any our daily conduct toward each other. But doubt sets us free."

-- Job Harriman, 1902

 

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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