653 Chenery Street
in San Francisco's Glen Park neighborhood

[email protected]

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


Live Streams Every Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm, and more!

View them on our Facebook page or YouTube channel

Saturday, September 24
to the end of the month
reggae, jazz, boogie woogie, Henry David Thoreau!

most events start at 7:30, doors at 7:20. byob.
for reservations/information, call the shop at 415-586-3733.
cover charge is typically $20 to $25 — cash, please!

Saturday, Sept. 24 – 7:30pm
jazz club goes roots reggae
for one glorious night!


The Baytals

Safaa Modir, guitar
Connor Sablan, keyboards
Russell Vazquez, bass

Pianist Rudi Mwongozi performs a solo set Sunday, September 25 at 5pm. A jam session with the Vince Lateano Trio follows at 7pm.

Hafez Modirzadeh, tenor sax
Keshav Batish, drums

Sunday, Sept. 25
at 5pm – Rudi Mwongozi solo piano

home on a visit to family, from NYC
at 7pm – Vince Lateano’s Doggone Jazz Jam Session
with Ben Stolorow & Peter Barshay


can’t make it down to the shop?
you’re missing out on a good thing!

but you can usually catch the livestream on our
Facebook page and YouTube channel.
Please donate to help us pay the musicians!
A recurring monthly donation can give you
unlimited guilt-free consumption of the stream
and our sincere gratitude.

Bird & Beckett guarantees a fair wage
to the musicians who play here,
and the funding for that starts with you!


Tuesday, Sept. 27 – 7:30pm
Frank Muschalle

solo boogie woogie & blues piano specialist
on tour from Germany
Free performance courtesy of the
German Consulate of San Francisco
Call for a reservation – 415-586-3733

Wednesday, Sept. 28 – Walker Talks
(live stream only)
on “Thoreau, the Teacher”

Friday, Sept. 30 – Erik von Buchau Vibes Quartet
with Matt Clark, David Ewell & Jeff Marrs

The Scott Foster Quintet celebrates the return of audiences to Bird & Beckett, June 18, 2021.


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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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