Birds Nest Jazz May 19th


Larry Smith will sing at the Bird’s Nest Jazz event at Waterpark Lofts, 2875 Glascock Street,(next to the big empty lot where Phoenix Commons is going to be) on Sunday May 19th.  Our NEW HOURS – doors will open at 4 and show will start at 4:30 Jon Zax will be cooking and Kathy Cronin will be baking.  Wine will also be served, all inclusive. Cathi Walkup & Shanna Carlson will be the opening act before Larry.  $25 donation in advance (26.97 if you do it through Brown Paper Tickets online) and $30 at the door. You can, of course, drop a check or cash by and guarantee your seat.  You might want to call first to make sure I’m around 510-534-6163.  Brown Paper Ticket link http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/376685

LARRY SMITH SINGS AT THE RE-OPENING OF BIRD’S NEST JAZZ
Larry
 is a singer of great feeling and depth – with no fear of going to his impish side – anything can happen and usually does – judging from the sold out shows – the audience loves every minute of it!

Bird’s Nest Jazz is a warm and inviting house concert setting in a loft in the up and coming “Jingletown” Art Neighborhood at the Oakland/Alameda Border.

with the swinging jazz trio of David Udolf on piano, Ron Belcher on bass and Bob Blankenship on drums.

Special price for Jingletowners to Bird’s Nest Jazz Party


This Sunday, special for Jingletown members, sug. donation is only $20 – includes gourmet small plates by Kevin Warren and beverage of choice (wine, water, juice) – Reserve your space by calling (510) 534-6163 or there’s a link on my website to pay through paypal CLICK HERE  To hear Frank’s music 

FRANK JACKSON TRIO, featuring Frank, piano/vocals, Al Obidinski, bass & Vince Lateano, drums Frank is a legendary Bay Area treasure- singer/pianist in the style of Nat “King” Cole, drummer Vince Lateano has recorded with Cal Tjader and bassist Al Obidinski plays with Paula West and Larry Vuckovich.

Sunday, March 25, 2012
5:00 – 7:00 pm (doors open at 4:15 – 4:30pm)

Admission Fee:  $25.00 (includes wine, water & gourmet small plates) – yummy
(special for Jingletown members $20)

BIRD’S NEST JAZZ
Waterpark Lofts (next to where Tiki Tom’s used to be)
2875 Glascock Street, #109
Oakland, CA  94601

DIRECTIONS TO BIRD’S NEST JAZZ PARTY

Located at Waterpark Lofts on the banks of the Oakland/Alameda Estuary, just next to the Park Street Bridge.

From North/SF:

880 So. to Alameda/San Jose, take exit 39A toward Fruitvale Ave., at bottom of exit ramp take a right onto Derby Ave which will dead-end at Glascock Street, make a right onto Glascock.  Go to end of Glascock where it connects with 29th  and park on street (do not turn onto 29th).  Waterpark Lofts is the small complex of lofts next to the large private parking lot.  Enter through pedestrian gate and walk through breezeway.  #109 is to the right of the wooden stairs.

From South:

880 No.   Take exit 39A for 29th Ave. toward Fruitvale/Patten University.  Turn right on E 9th Street. Take first right onto Del Monte (under overpass) and another right coming out of the overpass onto Elmwood. At the stop sign make a left onto Derby (be careful here as cars will be exiting the freeway).  Derby Ave will dead-end at Glascock Street, make a right onto Glascock.  Go to end of Glascock where it connects with 29th  and park on street (do not turn onto 29th).  Waterpark Lofts is the small complex of lofts next to the large private parking lot.  Enter through pedestrian gate and walk through breezeway.  #109 is to the right of the wooden stairs.


Contact Info:
-Email:   cathi@cwalkup.com for ticket info & sales
-Tickets available online at through PayPal on the Bird’s Nest page of website: http://www.cwalkup.com/birds_nest.html
-Checks can be mailed to Cathi Walkup, 2875 Glascock Street, #109, Oakland, CA 94601
-Directions will be at http://www.cwalkup.com/birds_nest.html