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Thursday, March 14th – 7:30-9:30 pm
Elliott Levin/Mogauwane Mahloele
an Excursion into the Freedom of Words and Music

Elliott Levin;
Mogauwane Mahloele;
Mark Pino, drums
Elijah Pontecorvo, bass

Elliott Levin is a legendary poet and vocalist on the Philly free jazz scene, traveling out to the Bay Area, a solar flare on any bandstand. In the company of Mogauwane Mahloele, South African percussionist, instrument builder, sculptor and painter, bassist Elijah Pontecorvo and drummer Mike Pino, this promises to be an engagement without parallel at Bird & Beckett.


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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.

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