Bill Gerhardt

William Haynes Gerhardt of Asheville NC passed away at age 59 on March 12, 2021 after a long illness. Bill was born March 10, 1962 in Cape Girardeau Missouri. He studied music with Herb Drury in St. Louis before attending University of North Texas. He was a prolific composer and exceptional pianist, collaborating with musicians worldwide. Prior to living in Asheville, he lived and played jazz music in New York City, Amsterdam Netherlands, Dubai UAE, and Charlotte NC. His death was preceded by his father William Gerhardt and mother Jean Gerhardt, and is survived by his sister Terri Howell of NYC.

Musical biography

The Place: 1300 Silver Avenue, San Francisco CA 94134.

Public Transit:
If taking BART, transfer to the 44 East bound at Glen Park Station.

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Parking: Street parking on Silver, Holyoke and Silliman.

Food/Drink: Potluck at the set break.

$$$: All money collected goes to the musicians. Cash only please.

Seating: First come, first served. Doors open 1/2 hour before show.

Reservations: Email reservations required for all shows. Please give 24 hours notice to cancel.
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The Phone: 415/552-2729 (but please read this page first.)

Previous Concerts: venue history.

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