Here on a brief visit from Paris and Oslo, pianist Michael Parsons and drummer Ulf Bjorkbom, with sax player Danny Brown and bassist Noah Schenker — all familiar faces on the Bird & Beckett bandstand — return to Bird & Beckett!
Besides celebrating Paris & Oslo & all that jazz, we’ll be celebrating the proprietor’s 59th birthday and the beginning of the store’s 17th year in Glen Park!
And with any luck at all, we’ll also be toasting the success of our application for a “Limited Live Entertainment Permit.” Â (Our hearing before the Entertainment Commission takes place at City Hall on Bloomsday, June 16th.)
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