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in San Francisco's Glen Park neighborhood

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Friday, June 24th – 5:30-8 pm – jazz in the bookshop
Tenor Conclave Madness!
David Boyce & Phillip Greenlief with the Scott Foster Quintet

Phillip Greenlief

Two hugely creative and talented tenor players collaborating on two sets of jazz, out on the front line of the Scott Foster Quintet — Scott on guitar, Alex Farrell on  bass and Mark Lee on drums. It’s impossible to believe this won’t be a classic outing long to be remembered.

Scott Foster leads an ensemble every month at Bird & Beckett and it’s always a treat.  This month, he’s traded Fridays with Chuck Peterson, so we’ve got him on the fourth Friday of June rather than the third.  Back to the normal schedule in July.Scott Foster


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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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