Saturday, November 14th – Grant Levin Duo & Quartet
Pianist Grant Levin plays with Chris Amberger on bass from 4-6 pm and returns at 7:30 with saxophonist Bob Kenmotsu, Chris on bass, and Jeff Minnieweather on drums.
Bob has had a storied career, recording in 1992 with Billy Hart on drums; 1994 with Pat Martino on guitar and Jack McDuff on organ; in 1998 with Babatunde on percussion; in 1997 with Essiet Essiet on bass and Bill Stewart on drums; in 2002 with Ron Marabuto on drums; and in 2015 with David Hazeltine on piano and Billy Drummond on drums. Born in Stockton, Bob hit NYC in the early 1990s and was a member of the Jack McDuff organ combo, and the Ruth Brown Band. He recorded ‘The Spark’, with Billy Hart and Ira Coleman, and ‘Bronx Tale’, with Pat Martino and Jack McDuff. Bob also played on Pat Martino’s ‘Nightwings’, with Bill Stewart and Marc Johnson.
jazz club! when lights are low… every Saturday night 7:30-10 pm at Bird & Beckett. San Francisco’s finest musicians play for your pleasure and our delight!
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