Sunday, October 13th – 4:30-6:30pm
SFJAZZ Poet Laureate Emeritus Genny Lim, in performance with Francis Wong & Jon Jang
$20 suggested donation; any amount appreciated
Coltrane, Dolphy Monk. Billy Higgins, Shirley Horne, Billie Holiday, Sun Ra, Nina Simone and more geniuses of jazz are evoked in a newly published book that combines the poetry of Genny Lim and the linocuts of artist Nina Mera.
This afternoon will feature a performance of the material by Genny Lim, poetry and vocals; Francis Wong, reeds; and Jon Jang, piano.
Equipto Sato, emcee and rap artist, will open the afternoon’s program.
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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