$20 cover charge. $10 for students / musicians /Â low income.
Pianist Larry Vuckovich and bassist Jeff Chambers often workÂ in a duo format, producing a close jazz dialogue, infusing the music with soulful emotion, strong swingÂ andÂ sophistication, and playing with consummate craft.
Vuckovich stresses that from the time jazz was first in its heyday, audiences knew the value of coming back repeatedly to hear the same musicians go deeper into the music and take it in new directions with each outing. By coming back, audiences knew they would keep on being uplifted. This duo works in that way, to uplift the spirit in todayâ€™s times.
With fewer and fewer jazz veterans left on the scene today, it’s more valuable than ever to attend to their explorations and collaborations. Vuckovich and Chambers possess a wide-ranging repertoire that surprises, delights and enriches us at every turn.
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