Friday, June 8th – 9-11 pm
Darren Johnston – Destiny Muhammad Quartet
The Late Show! $10 cover charge

Three Friday late nights in a row with triple-threat trumpeter Darren Johnston. Call him Mr. 3D!

(featuring Leon Joyce Jr. and Eric Vogler)

Expect fresh takes on jazz standards, some premieres of original music, and selected covers from around the globe.

Destiny Muhammad – harp
Darren Johnston – trumpet
Eric Vogler – bass
Leon Joyce Jr. – drums


Known by my cats at home as “The Noisy Strangers,” this collective arranges classic symphonic and chamber themes for jazz improvisers by the likes of Bach, Bartok, Sibelius, and more.

Matt Renzi – clarinet, tenor sax, English horn
Darren Johnston – trumpet
Adam Shulman – piano
Eric Vogler – bass

June 22 – THE PIPES

A very unique and original recipe for chamber-folk with a jazz reduction.

Darren Johnston – trumpet, voice
Cory Wright – bass clarinet, clarinet
Steven Lugerner – bass clarinet

Available Now at Bird & Beckett

Hot off the press from your neighborhood bookshop just in time for the lame duck period. 75 million voters, and counting, have rejected fascism and lies. 70 million haven’t yet made that commitment. Bully Goat’s Bluff might change a few of their minds.

Fits nicely in an invitation envelope for mailing. Fits in a pocket as well.

~~ Poetry as philosophy to plumb the deeper truths of these times ~~

$15 and worth every penny
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Jerry Ferraz is a keystone of
the Bird & Beckett cultural edifice, built by you through your decades-long love and support.

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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