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. Â Born in Stockton, Bob hit NYC in the early 1990s andÂ was a member of the Jack McDuff organ combo, and the Ruth Brown Band. He recorded â€˜The Sparkâ€™, with Billy Hart and Ira Coleman, and â€˜Bronx Taleâ€™, with Pat Martino and Jack McDuff. Bob also played on Pat Martinoâ€™s â€˜Nightwingsâ€™, with Bill Stewart and Marc Johnson.
jazz club! when lights are low…Â every Saturday night 7:30-10 pm at Bird & Beckett. Â 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