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Saturday, October 17, 2009

Nov 14 dinner/concert, Hafez Modirzadeh and Cornelius Duffalo performing

Fascinating combination of 2 innovative musicians, for this evening! Cornelius Duffalo visiting from NYC on violin joined by San Francisco State professor of music, Hafez Modirzadeh.

Saturday, November 14, 2009
8 pm
Private Location in Oakland, CA
limited seating for 19
$55/person byob
for reservations, phil at philipgelb dot com

first course
homemade socca w/ caramelized onions, sun dried tomatos and olives, hummous

second course
roasted acorn squash soup with shiso yuzu pesto

basmati rice pilaf with dill, cilantro and mayacoba beans
broiled tofu marinated with pomegranate juice, red miso, cardamom
sauteed brocollini
fennel, carrots and pecans with maple syrup

Hafez Modirzadeh - tenor saxophone
Cornelius Dufallo - violin

pears poached in oolong tea and vanilla beans
Fig saffron ice "cream"
pomegranate sauce


  1. wow, these events sounds wonderful! how would i go about making reservations? thanks for doing what your doing!!!

  2. please contact me directly via email or facebook. We are sold out for tonight but some of the other fall dinner/concerts have seats left. Thank you for your interest!