Saturday, January 9 – 7:30pm
Eric & the In Crowd
Eric Shifrin, jazz pianist par excellence and free spirit, has gathered the In Crowd in the City’s saloons and salons for decades. Tonight, he’s bringing in Ollie Dudek on bass and Mark Lee on drums for two eclectic sets of jazz pearls, pop tunes and your occasional novelty number.
Gems from Jelly Roll Morton to Hoagy Carmichael to Gene Autrey.
It’s always a pleasure to welcome Eric back to Bird & Beckett.
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