New series: Alternative Acts: Seeking Truth Above #F
Music on the “out” side – first show April Fool’s Day
Sunday, April 1st – 4:30-6:30 pm
$10-15 suggested donation; students $5
The Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project
and the Jazz Philanthropists Union,
with financial support from the
Zellerbach Family Foundation,
Alternative Acts: Seeking Truth Above #F
a series of six concerts beginning April Fools Day
and concluding May 20th
April Fools Day:
Sheldon Brown, bass clarinet,
tenor saxophone and clarinet
Clark Coolidge, drums
Andrew Joron, theremin
Joseph Noble, flute, alto flute,
alto saxophone and soprano saxophone
The “Alternative Acts” series is devoted to improvised and other avant garde musical approaches by locally based artists:
— April Fool’s Day, Ouroboros
Sheldon Brown and Joseph Noble, reeds;
Andrew Joron, theremin; Clark Coolidge, drums
— April 18th, Dalachinsky:Cherkovski:Coolidge
3 poets, with a musician or two tba
— April 20th, Drummer Scott Amendola’s 3-in-1
with Raffi Garabedian, saxophone and Zach Ostroff, bass
— April 21st, animals and giraffes
Phillip Greenlief, saxphones and Bb clarinet
Claudia La Rocco, text and voice
Danishta Rivero, voice and electronics
John Shiruba, electric and acoustic guitars and preparations
— May 5th, Dark Metals
David Boyce, saxophones/EFX
David Ewell, bass
Cairo McCockran, drums
— May 20th, the Kasey Knudsen Quartet
Kasey Knudsen, sax; Lorin Benedict, vocals
Ben Goldberg, clarinet; Miles Wick, bass
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Fits nicely in an invitation envelope for mailing. Fits in a pocket as well.
~~ Poetry as philosophy to plumb the deeper truths of these times ~~
$15 and worth every penny
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Jerry Ferraz is a keystone of
the Bird & Beckett cultural edifice, built by you through your decades-long love and support.
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.
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