Phil plays a sweet and evocative guitar and sings with understatedÂ elan, delivering for the wistful, the lovelorn and the hopelessly romantic lovelyÂ standards from the Great American Songbook like Pennies from Heaven, On the Sunny Side of the Street, Donâ€™t Get Around Much Anymore, Route 66, The Girl from Ipanema, On a Slowboat to China, Stardust, Ainâ€™t Misbehavinâ€™ and many more. Â Sam Cady’s piano sets the frame and embellishes the picture flawlessly, and bassist Bill Langlois gives it soul that takes you right into Nat Cole’s 1940s world.
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