Union Square Park
Sunday, August 19
Sun Aug 19: 2-4pm — Manring, Kassin, Burr (Improv/Jazz/Chamber Music)
With amazing chops, quiet soul, diverse compositions, and a somewhat twisted sense of humor, this trio, hailed as “the world’s most sophisticated jam-band,” features three top virtuosos on their respective instruments.
As individual players, Michael Manring, Larry …
Wednesday, August 22
Wed Aug 22: 6-8pm — Latin Jazz Youth Ensemble (Latin/Jazz)
Music Director, John Calloway; Managing Director, Arturo Riera; Co-Director, Sylvia Ramirez. The LJYE is a performing group of talented youth musicians. www.ljye.com
Sunday, August 26
Sun Aug 26: 2-4pm — Ruckatan Latin Tribe (Reggae/Latin)
An ancient game…The winners experience joy, the losers are confounded. Our first move was a successful one, in that we came together from diverse backgrounds and found a common strength. That strength was meeting each other, when …
Wednesday, August 29
Wed Aug 29: 6-8pm — Barrio Manouche (World/Flamenco/Jazz)
Barrio Manouche is an acoustic San Francisco-Based international colective (Spain, Quebec, France, Mexico, Brasil, Colombia and California), playing music that will take you on a magical journey, frequently joined by artist from all over the globe.
The ensemble has …
Sunday, September 2
Sun Sept 2: 2-4pm — Tango in the Square: Tangonero with Claudio Ortega (Dj/Dance Lesson) with Bay Area Argentine Tango Association
Teacher: Christy Cote
With members from Russia, Switzerland, Canada, and the US, Tangonero is a San Francisco ensemble dedicated to preserving the tradition of Argentine Tango.
Wednesday, September 5
Wed Sept 5: 6-8pm — The Well Known Strangers (Americana/Rock)
The Well Known Strangers revel in the Americana/country rock genre and feature Mick Hellman (Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival) on drums and hand percussion; Olivia Hellman on vocals; Joshua Zucker (The Jones Gang, Rowan Brothers, Poor Man’s …
Saturday, September 8
Celebrate traditional and modern Korean culture with a day full of beautiful Bajis and mouthfuls of Bulgogi at the 2018 Korean Day Cultural Festival in Union Square.
2018 Korean Day Cultural Festival
Saturday, September 08, 2018 | 10 am to 4 pm
Union Square Park
FREE but an RSVP …
Sunday, September 9
Sun Sept 9: 2-4pm — Bitter Blues Band (Blues)
Good ole harmonica, keys, guitar blues!
Wednesday, September 12
Wed September 12: 6-8pm — Moonalice (American Roots/Folk)
Moonalice is a band of seasoned musicians who feel that live music should be a communal experience where the listener and musicians feed and derive inspiration from each other. Our songs try to speak to everyone, mixing a …
Sunday, September 16
Sun Sept 16: 2-4pm — Haopinaka & Hula Dancers (Traditional Hawaiian)
HAOPINAKA brings the spirit of aloha to the San Francisco Bay Area with Hawaiian guitars, ukuleles, and sweet vocal harmonies. Our beautiful and talented hula dancers are also available to make your special occasion memorable …
Wednesday, September 19
Wed Sept 19: 6-8pm — The Fito Reinoso Cuban Quartet (Latin)
A SF Bay Area favorite, Fito Reinoso is the only Cuban born sonero in the area performing a variety of styles, from son to timba to rumba and cha-cha-cha.
Sunday, September 23
Sun Sept 23: 2-4pm — Little Charlie’s Organ Grinder Swing (Jazz/Blues)
Little Charlie’s Organ Grinder Swing plays a mix of swingin’ jazz and greasy blues that is sure to please the hippest ears. Featuring Little Charlie Baty
Wednesday, September 26
Wed Sept 26: 6-8pm — Lavay Smith and her Swingtet (Swing/Blues/Jazz) – Season Finale
Lavay Smith is internationally recognized as The Queen Of Classic Jazz & Blues in the authentic style of the 1940’s and 1950’s.
Submitted by Johnny Funcheap