Gaea Schell + John Wiitala Duo played Jazz in the Bookshop, Friday, March 20, 2020 – making for about 910 consecutive Fridays since October 2002!
Glen Park has never been without live jazz on a Friday night since the Chuck Peterson Trio got the ball rolling!
This time, we had no live audience, but we streamed it out to the world via facebook. You can see and hear the evidence at this link: https://www.facebook.com/pg/bird.and.beckett/videos/?ref=page_internal
Folks tuned in from the neighborhood, all around the Bay Area, down in Ventura, over in Australia… and donated generously online through the website. Enough that we were able to pay $200 to each of the musicians for their fine artistry and generous spirit.
Let’s do it again tonight, Saturday, March 21st at 7:30, when the young jazz guitarist Kai Lyons takes the Bird & Beckett stage!
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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