653 Chenery Street
in San Francisco's Glen Park neighborhood

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Open to walk-in trade and browsing
Tuesday to Sunday
noon to six


Live Streams every weekend!
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to catch a show in progress!
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But nothing beats being in the room
with the music & the musicians!

jazz club! Saturday nights
July 26th — 8 to 11 pm:
Michael Parsons, piano, w/Rob Figliuzzi

photo by Patricia Mark.

photo by Patricia Mark.

Michael Parsons, piano

Rob Figliuzzi, guitar

Heshima, bass

Vinnie Rodriguez, drums

San Francisco is a jazz town, and you’re in it!  Get down to Bird & Beckett and find out.

Guest guitarist Rob Figliuzzi leads one of the finest trad sessions in town down at the hot little spot called “Local Edition” in the Hearst Building, where every Wednesday you can hear his eight piece band that includes Michael on piano, Harvey Robb on tenor and other fine local players.  Tonight, Rob will make the swing to bop with Michael’s quartet, and cover a lot of territory en route.

Michael Parsons at the piano in Chetty's Lullaby, Stephan Delbos.  Photo by Ebbe Roe Photography ebberoephoto.com

Michael Parsons at the piano in “Chetty’s Lullaby.”  Photo by Ebbe Roe Photography ebberoephoto.com

2nd & 4th Saturdays at Bird & Beckett — The Jazz Philanthropists Union presents jazz club!  $15 cover charge.  Top flight local musicians.


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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.

The BBCLP is a 501(c)(3) non-profit...
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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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