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 weekend!
Refresh your browser
to catch a show in progress!
Visit our Facebook page or
YouTube channel!

But nothing beats being in the room
with the music & the musicians!

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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