Stay tuned for the next B&B benefit party in Jerry Ferraz's backyard! Here's some video of the last one!
Thursday, July 25th – 7:30pm
Zan Stewart: Jazz Musician, Writer, Raconteur
talking about jazz & wailing on sax
a Bird & Beckett live stream via facebook
This Thursday, 7/25, at 7:30pm, we present a live stream talk and performance by
Zan Stewart — decades in the jazz journalism business and decades more as a jazz saxophonist and composer.
He has stories to tell about the greats he encountered in his writing career, and notes to blow by way of illustration, tribute and self-expression.
Stop by our live stream on facebook for what portends to be a fascinating, illuminating and beautiful evening.
Here’s where to view the facebook live stream:
To donate by Venmo:
Use the Venmo app and send your dough to @ bird and beckett (no spaces)
Give $20 if you’re able, more if you’re flush.
Any amount is appreciated. No one turned away for lack of funds.
But do what you can to help a guy survive the downturn in gigs & revenues!
"I don’t think the printed book is going to disappear any time soon. The codex (the bound book) is a wonderful container for information: simple, portable, inexpensive. Flip through the pages. No scrolling. No crashes. And the book, at its best, aspires to and attains the state of art."
-- Les Ferriss
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