653 Chenery Street
in San Francisco's Glen Park neighborhood

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Open to walk-in trade and browsing
Tuesday to Sunday
noon to six


Live Streams every weekend!
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But nothing beats being in the room
with the music & the musicians!

Friday, March 8th – 5:30-8:00 pm
The Scott Barnhill Quartet plays John Coltrane
jazz in the bookshop
every Friday since October 2002

Scott Barnhill, tenor saxophone
Keith Saunders, piano
Eric Markowitz, bass
Smith Dobson, drums
with guest vocalist Louise DeLucchi

Scott Barnhill has been a force on the Bay Area jazz scene for decades. Son of the well-traveled drummer Buddy Barnhill and singer Louise DeLucchi, it’s in his blood.

Scott has held his own on stage with such jazz superstars as Terrance Blanchard, Charlie Haden, Joe Henderson, Mulgrew Miller, Cedar Walton, Henry Robinette, Joe Gilman, Jeff Alkire, Peppe Merolla, Peter Horvath, and Zigaboo Modeliste. 


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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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