Jazz on Sundays

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Every summer, the Friends of the Golden Gate Branch Library treat Oaklanders to a series of Sunday afternoon jazz concerts featuring top-notch local talent.

Each show will feature a headlining artist at 3 pm, followed by a "History of Jazz" discussion (4:30 pm), and a youth group performance (5 pm). 

All of the shows will take place at the Golden Gate Branch, except for the August 20 performance held at Doyle/Hollis Park, on 61st St between Hollis and Doyle Streets. 

Admission is free and donations to the Friends are welcome. Sponsored by the City of Emeryville and Oakland Public Library.

July 9: Yancy Taylor

July 16: Rhonda Benin

July 23: Glen Pearson

July 30: Calvin Keys Quartet

August 6: Leon Joyce, Jr.

August 13: Paul Tillman 

*August 20: Junius Courtney Big Band (*In the Park)

August 27: Denise Perrier




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Golden Gate Branch

5606 San Pablo Avenue
Oakland, CA 94608
Phone: (510) 597-5023