"My friends have been great in helping out," the organizer adds. "So have the bands. It's the scrappy brassy little festival that could."
Sept. 414. Includes Frank London's SF Klezmer Brass Allstars Sept. 5 at Café Du Nord; Brass Menazeri, Aphrodesia, and bellydance Sept. 12 at Great American Music Hall; and Polkacide Sept. 13 at Café Du Nord. For more information, go to www.hornucopiafestival.org