Open daily 11-7 & every Friday until 9

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!


Monday, July 1st – 7:30pm
David Murray / Kahil El’Zabar Duo

The return of the mighty David Murray and the miraculous Kahil El’Zabar.

People get ready!

We are pleased and honored to present a return engagement by one of the towering jazz figures of our time, saxophonist David Murray, playing in a duo format with his esteemed colleague of three decades, the Chicago-based percussionist Kahil El’Zabar. Messrs. Murray and El’Zabar last performed as a duo at Bird & Beckett in April of 2017.

Doors at 7:30pm; Showtime 8:00pm.
Two 50-minute sets ending at 10pm.

$30 advance tickets will be available beginning June 1st at the bookshop during normal business hours. First come, first served for 24 tickets. Cash only. Limit two advance tickets per person. The tickets are not transferable, but we’ll buy them back from you at face value if you can’t use them.

On the day of the show, at 7pm, we will sell an additional 10 seats at $30 each
plus 15 standing room tickets at $25 each. Cash only, please.

Capacity is 49 (35 seated).


Call 415-586-3733 for information.

No advance reservations will be taken.
Thanks for your consideration!



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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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