Thursday, February 21 – 7:00-9:00 pm
On Their Shoulders We Stand:
Artists Pay Homage to Their Mentors
A Benefit for the
Native American Health Center SF Youth Services Program
On Their Shoulders We Stand
San Francisco poets & musicians pay homage
to those who laid the groundwork for their art
Proceeds will go to the Youth Services program of the Native American Health Center S.F.
Participants will include:
KIM SHUCK (Poet Laureate S.F.)
MAURISA THOMPSON (Poet/Educator)
DAN BRADY (Poet/Educator)
KAYLAH MARIN & DEIDRE WASHINGTON (Music & Poetry)
BILL VARTNAW (Poet Laureate Emeritus Sonoma)
LESLIE SIMON (Poet/Educator CCSF)
RICHARD SANDERELL (Poet)
Members of the THE TROUBLE MAKERS UNION
WENDY LOOMIS and ROYAL KENT of COPUS (Music & Poetry)
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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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