653 Chenery Street
in San Francisco's Glen Park neighborhood

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Tuesday to Sunday
noon to six


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with the music & the musicians!

Friday, July 18th — 5:30-8:00 pm
The John Calloway Quartet

john calloway interview 2Flautist John Calloway is a key Bay Area jazz musician — with a national reputation.  Known best for his latin jazz work, he’s also a consummate straight ahead player, and an educator of the top rank.  For the past several years, he was also a member of the San Francisco Arts Commission, hence the sobriquet, the “Jazz Commissioner!”  Those political-cultural responsibilities have subsided, so he can now once again dig deep into the music that is his raison d’etre.  We’re always overjoyed when John can fit one of our Friday gigs into his schedule — tonight, Scott Foster has to be out of town, so John is our man!  He always brings along musicians that will surprise and delight.  Don’t miss this one!


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The Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project

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.

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The Independent Musicians Alliance

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

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