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L-R: Dean Reilly, Howard Dudune, Chuck Peterson, Tony Johnson, Glen Deardorff, Dorothy Lefkovits. Photo  by Angela Bennett.

jazz in the bookshop
Friday, August 26th – 5:30-8:00 pm
The Chuck Peterson Quintet featuring vocalist Dorothy Lefkovits

Sinatra was the chairman, sure.

But Chuck was the founder of jazz at Bird & Beckett… there’s nothing so sublime!

Dorothy Lefkovits sings on each set, sharing the bandstand with Chuck and four wonderful fellow musicians: reed player Howie Dudune, guitarist Glen Deardorff, bassist Dean Reilly and drummer Tony Johnson. Several hundred years of jazz experience aggregated on the Bird & Beckett stage on the fourth Friday of each month!

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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