Tickets on sale to the public on December 8 at 10:00 a.m.

PHOENIX (November 25, 2022) — The MIM Music Theater is excited to announce its Winter/Spring 2023 Concert Series, with tickets on sale to the public on Thursday, December 8, at 10:00 a.m. The new series, which runs January through April, includes more than 40 concerts from multiple genres and features artists from around the world.

This season’s highlights include veteran rock group the BoDeans, Canadian singer-songwriter Steven Page formerly of Barenaked Ladies, Grammy-winning trumpeter and composer Terence Blanchard, and Blues Music Award-winning multi-instrumentalist Vanessa Collier.

The Winter/Spring 2023 Concert Series also welcomes several artists who will perform at the MIM Music Theater for the first time. New artists include Grammy-nominated bluegrass band Laurie Lewis and the Right Hands, indie rockers the Magnetic Fields, renowned fiddler Michael Cleveland, and Reunion!, a world-class jazz trio, consisting of Bruce Forman, Jeff Hamilton, and John Clayton, performing on the original instruments of their musical mentors.

Concertgoers can also look forward to the return of several favorites to the MIM Music Theater, including Grammy-winning country icons Riders in the Sky, singer-songwriter Ron Pope, blues-rock group Tommy Castro and the Painkillers, and acclaimed traditional Irish folk band Altan.

“The lineup for the 2023 Winter/Spring Concert Series is truly spectacular,” says MIM Music Theater manager Patrick Murphy. “The MIM Music Theater draws out the breadth, depth, and vitality of the world’s performers in ways that are incomparable, fostering an experience for audiences and artists alike that is filled with the joy for music.”

Circle of Friends members who give $250 or more annually can buy tickets at the Winter/Spring 2023 Concert Series Preview Event on Thursday, December 1. Members who give $250 or more enjoy exclusive member benefits, including advance purchase opportunities for concerts and invitations to Concert Series Preview Events with MIM’s artistic director. Members who give $500 or more annually also receive 10% off concert tickets.

Additional artists will be added to the lineup throughout the season. To get the latest announcements from the MIM Music Theater, sign up for concert newsletters at

2023 Concert Series sponsored by Sanderson Lincoln


About MIM and the MIM Music Theater

The Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) enriches our world by collecting, preserving, and making accessible an astonishing variety of musical instruments and performance videos from every country in the world. MIM offers guests a welcoming and fun experience, incomparable interactive technology, dynamic programming, and exceptional musical performances. MIM fosters appreciation of the world’s diverse cultures by showing how we innovate, adapt, and learn from each other to create music—the language of the soul.

In addition to hosting performances by renowned artists, the MIM Music Theater introduces guests to emerging talents from around the world. It has been called “the best 300-seat venue in the country” by Grammy winner Shawn Colvin. Each performance is an extension of the museum’s exhibits―showcasing the instruments, the people who play them, and the musical language we all share.

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