Bebop, jazz & poetry!
Don Alberts Renaissance Band
Ian Carey, trumpet â€¢ Charlie McCathy, tenor sax
Don Alberts, piano â€¢ Larry Epstein, bass â€¢ Ron Marabuto, drums
Plus poet Jeff Kaliss – poetry by Don Alberts & Jeff Kaliss
Don Alberts is a bop cat from the earliest â€™60s still wailing five and a half decades on. A lyrical romanticist, too, playing with all the lush eloquence of Duke Ellington and Bill Evans.Â Check his bio atÂ http://donalberts.com/bio.html
Come hear him live with a fine band at Bird & Beckett!
Need a preview? You can hear some spectacular short clips on his site at this link:Â http://donalberts.com/music.html
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...
[Read More ]
Gigging musicians! You have nothing to lose but your lack of a collective voice to achieve fair wages for your work!
The IMA can be a conduit for you, if you join in to make it work.
Read more here - Andy Gilbert's Feb 25 article about the IMA from KQED's site