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Friday, September 3 – 7:30pm
Keith Saunders Trio
plays Horace Silver
live and live-streamed
from the bookshop
every Friday night

Horace Silver, a giant of jazz born in 1928, joined Stan Getz on piano in 1950 and changed the face of jazz. In 1953, he co-founded the Jazz Messengers with Art Blakey and went on to ever greater heights, always with an individual voice that can’t be imitated — only honored.

Pianist Keith Saunders leads a trio in tribute, hot on the heels of Silver’s September 2nd birthday — with Michael Zisman on bass and Tony Johnson on drums.

$20 cover charge (cash please).
Call for reservations – 415-586-3733.

BYOB. Proof of vaccination  and masks required.

Can’t attend in person? Catch the live stream on facebook or youtube.

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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