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Mark Williams with Ways and Means

Saturday, May 21st – 7:30-10 pm
Heshima’s Mo’ Better Jazz Birthday Bash

jazz club! when lights are low… every Saturday night!

Heshima Mark Williams marks another year, and what better way to do it than to celebrate his birthday, just a little belatedly, with colleagues and friends on the bandstand at Bird & Beckett!  He’ll have Art Khu on piano and Alcide Marshall on drums, with horn players Gary Bean (trumpet) and David Ferrazares (tenor sax). Collectively, this is the Ways & Means Committee! Come out and join the party!


Heshima leads the date every third Saturday– 
spotlighting some of the Bay Area’s very best jazz talent for the Bird & Beckett  jazz club!  audience.

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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