Friday, February 21st – 5:30-8:00 pm
Scott Foster Quartet with David Boyce
jazz in the bookshop
since October 2002
For black history month, David Boyce leads the band and audience through a discussion and performance of the history of Black Music in America, and specifically, Jazz. The stories behind the music as it evolved from its New Orleans roots, through the swing era, be bop, hard bop, the sixties revolution and fusion. An evening of discussion and performance touching on these distinct eras and evolutions in the music and, as well, the environment in which the art was growing.
David Boyce sax and discussion leader
Scott Foster, guitar
Charles Thomas, bass
Cairo McCockran, drums and percussion
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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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