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Harvey Wainapel

Friday, June 9th – 5:30-8 pm
Harvey Wainapel / Sylvia Cuenca Quartet
jazz in the bookshop — every Friday since 2002

Harvey Wainapel, reeds
Adam Shulman, piano
Peter Barshay, bass
Sylvia Cuenca, drums

Reuniting two old friends who have rarely played together in recent years, the Harvey Wainapel/Sylvia Cuenca Quartet promises an evening of fresh musical energy and material, with a mix of originals, “standards” and “ought to be standards!”

Sylvia (who has played with Joe Henderson, Clark Terry, and Eddie Henderson, among many other greats) and Harvey (Joe Lovano, Airto Moreira/Flora Purim, Ray Charles) are thrilled to be joined by pianist Adam Shulman and bassist Peter Barshay, two of the strongest and most in-demand players in the Bay Area.

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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