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Musical Instrument Museum in Phoenix announces concert series lineup

Tickets for 50+ winter/spring performances on sale Dec. 7

Posted 11/30/23

The MIM Music Theater announced its Winter/Spring 2024 Concert Series lineup.

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Musical Instrument Museum in Phoenix announces concert series lineup

Tickets for 50+ winter/spring performances on sale Dec. 7


The MIM Music Theater announced its Winter/Spring 2024 Concert Series lineup.

The series, which runs January through May, includes more than 50 concerts from multiple genres and features artists from around the world. The Musical Instrument Museum is located at 4725 E. Mayo Blvd., in Phoenix.

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 7.

This season’s highlights include Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Marc Cohn; country music couple Rosanne Cash and John Leventhal, who are celebrating the release of the 30th-anniversary edition of Cash’s “The Wheel”; a night of storytelling and song from Broadway performer Lucie Arnaz; and multiplatinum singer-songwriter Joan Osborne.

The Winter/Spring 2024 Concert Series also features several debut performances at the MIM Music Theater. Among the newcomers are country music hitmaker Pam Tillis, British blues guitarist Matt Schofield, and Tibetan singer Yungchen Lhamo. The series also includes a program featuring renowned violinist Rachel Barton Pine and award-winning harpsichordist Jory Vinikour. Pop-rock enthusiasts can look forward to an appearance by Vonda Shepard, who’s best known for her work on the television series “Ally McBeal.”

“From staples of jazz Emmet Cohen, Hiromi, and Brad Mehldau to renowned tribute shows Classic Albums Live: Supertramp’s ‘Breakfast in America’ and Direct from Sweden: The Music of Abba, from global artists Yungchen Lhamo and Altan to pop and rock icons John Oates and the BoDeans,” Andrew Walesch, MIM Music Theater artistic director, shared in a press release.

Additional artists will be added to the lineup throughout the season. Visit MIM.org.

Series Lineup

7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 5: We3 and O.M.G. with special guest Diana Lee, A Tribute to Burt Bacharach

7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 6: Khani Cole

7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 8: Johnny A.

7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11: Rhapsody in Blue at 100, Ted Rosenthal Trio

7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 12: Andrew Walesch and His Orchestra, Sinatra—My Way

7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13: Emmet Cohen Trio, featuring Benny Benack III

7 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 14: On a Winter’s Night: Patty Larkin, Cliff Eberhardt, John Gorka, and Lucy Kaplansky

6:30 & 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16: Marc Cohn

7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17 & 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 18: Leo Kottke

7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19: Dear Lenny: Bernstein’s Life in Songs and Letters, featuring Dan Chouinard, Prudence Johnson, Bradley Greenwald, and Liz Hawkinson

7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 20: Pam Tillis

7 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21: Yungchen Lhamo

7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22: MusicaNova Orchestra, Finished Unfinished: Schubert and Bruckner

6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23 & 6:30 & 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24: The Hot Sardines

7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 25: Darrell Scott

7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 26: Nellie McKay

7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27: R. Carlos Nakai

7 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 28: Matt Schofield

6:30 & 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 30: Lisa Fischer and Ranky Tanky

7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 31: Sunny War and Chris Pierce, War and Pierce

7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 1: Amy Ray Band

7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2: Keola Beamer and Henry Kapono

6 & 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 3: Take 6

7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 6: Sam Grisman Project

7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 7: Peter Rowan

7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 9 & 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10: Rickie Lee Jones

7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 13: Mardi Gras Mambo: The Dirty Dozen Brass Band and Nathan Williams and the Zydeco Cha Chas

7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 16 & 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17: Rosanne Cash with John Leventhal

7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19: Shawn Phillips

7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20: International Guitar Night 2024

7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21: Judith Hill

7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23: Las Migas

4:30 & 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25: Kathy Mattea

7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26: Bassekou Kouyate and Ngoni Ba

7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28 & 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 29: Classic Albums Live, Supertramp’s “Breakfast in America”

7 & 9 p.m. Friday, March 1: Walter Trout

7 & 9 p.m. Saturday, March 2 & 6 & 8 p.m. Sunday, March 3: BoDeans

7 p.m. Monday, March 4 & 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 5: Lucie Arnaz, I Got the Job!: Songs from My Musical Past

7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 7: Fred Hersch

6:30 & 8:30 p.m. Friday, March 8: Preservation Hall Jazz Band

5:30 & 7:30 p.m. Sunday, March 10: Special EFX Allstars

7 p.m. Wednesday, March 13 & 7 p.m. Thursday, March 14: Madeleine Peyroux

6:30 & 8:30 p.m. Friday, March 15: Poncho Sanchez

6 & 8 p.m. Saturday, March 16: Altan

7 p.m. Sunday, March 17: Jenni Muldaur and Teddy Thompson Sing the Great Country Duets

7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 28: Brad Mehldau

7 p.m. Friday, March 29 & 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday, March 30: Peter Asher, A Musical Memoir of the ’60s and Beyond

7 p.m. Saturday, April 6 & 7 p.m. Sunday, April 7: Direct from Sweden, The Music of ABBA

7 p.m. Monday, April 8: Cyrille Aimée

7 p.m. Tuesday, April 9: Rachel Barton Pine and Jory Vinikour, Baroque to the Present

7 p.m. Sunday, April 14: Joan Osborne

7 p.m. Tuesday, April 16 & 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 17: Hiromi’s Sonicwonder

7 p.m. Wednesday, April 24: Vonda Shepard

7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 27: The Anderson Brothers Featuring Andrew Walesch, The Music of Cole Porter

7 p.m. Monday, April 29: Paula Cole

7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 2 & 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 3: John Oates

7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 4: Jane Monheit

*Programming is subject to change