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Patrick Wolff at Secret Studios, photo by Sean Dana 2016

Friday, August 6 – 7:30pm
Patrick Wolff Hard Bop Quintet
live and live-streamed
from the bookshop
every Friday night

Once upon a time at Bird & Beckett, 3/4/2018…Patrick Wolff Quintet, with Mike Olmos,(trumpet), Keith Saunders (piano), Eric Markowitz (bass) and Evan Hughes (drums) playing a few originals and hard bop tunes from Horace Silver, Kenny Dorham and Clifford Jordan, jazz masters of the 1950s.

Patrick Wolff, saxophones
Mike Olmos, trumpet
Keith Saunders, piano
Eric Markowitz, bass
Evan Hughes, drums

Five solid talents from the Bay Area jazz scene making music as vital and inspired as any being made in the world at this moment in time. A return engagement!

Originals and jazz classics penned by Horace Silver, Clifford Jordan and Kenny Dorham.

$20 cover — cash, if you please!

BYOB, and enjoy the music!

Call for a reservation: 415-586-3733.

Masks required while inside Bird & Beckett, regardless of vaccination status. Thanks for keeping each other safe.

Can’t make it down to the shop? Take in the show through the live stream on YouTube or Facebook, and donate to help us cover the musicians’ guarantee and the costs of streaming to you wherever you are. We do recommend you access the best speakers possible!

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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