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Friday, January 29 – 7:30pm
Walter Earl Trio
jazz from the bookshop, live streamed every Friday!

Walter Earl, piano
Arlington Houston, bass
J Paul the Drummer, drums

One of San Francisco’s finest working trios, led by an extraordinary pianist.

Walter Earl, 6/19/20 solo concert

Catch tonight’s trio show on YouTube or Facebook, or from the screen at the top of this webpage! But be aware the stream from here (the website) is a new thing and still a bit glitchy. If you run into any trouble at all (and you might!), you’ll find the stream going just fine on our YouTube channel or Facebook page right up to 9pm.

Do contribute to help us pay the band, if you’re not flat broke yourself! They have rent to pay and not nearly enough paying gigs these days. Donate generously here. $20 is nice. Two dollars or two hundred, it’s all good. We’re guaranteeing $150 per musician in our live streams during this pandemic period and rely significantly on your donations at the shows to get there.

If you’re doing well in these times, share your good fortune with The City’s fine jazz musicians! They need your support, as do the venues that present the music.

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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Read more here - Andy Gilbert's Feb 25 article about the IMA from KQED's site