Every third Friday, guitarist Scott Foster brings in a newly constituted ensemble for the occasion. Â This week: Â tenor sax players Ken Rosen and Harvey RobbÂ make up the front line, with Scott on guitar and Richard Saunders on bass. Â We’ll hear some marvelous players delving deep into the tenor sax tradition that is a cornerstone of jazz.
Jazz in the bookshop…Â every Friday without fail.Â San Francisco’s longest running neighborhood jazz party! Â Scott’s monthly Bird & Beckett sessions draw on the fantastic pool of jazz musicians that populate this little berg, from his years of experience gigging and teaching around town.Â One day we’ll realize what a golden era of jazz it is in San Francisco!Â Â Don’t be shy to make it out to Bird & Beckett’s Friday and Sunday sessions…Â
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