Stryker Theater

Image of people sitting in the Mary Jane Stryker Theater. There are two musicians on stage with a table behind them. One is playing a guitar and the other is playing a violin.
Music at the Museum

Music at the Museum

Great music the way it should be – eclectic and performed live in a fine acoustic listening room! Take the opportunity to enjoy live music performances by artists on selected dates. Advance purchase of tickets for fee-based events can be made in person at the Museum or by phone with a credit/debit card. Call 269/373-7990 or 800/772-3370.

No refunds will be made on advance tickets.

  • K'zoo Folklife
    K'zoo Folklife Organization
    1st Sunday of the Month
    2:00 - 4:30 p.m.
    Bring your instruments and join in the acoustic jam sessions.

  • Carrie McFerrin
    Carrie McFerrin (Singer/Songwriter)
    May 10, 2013
    7 p.m.
    $5 per person
    What happens when you cross a Midwest girl with the dirty south? You end up with Carrie McFerrin, a newly transplanted Kalamazoo, MI artist who brings a fierce country twang with an indie twist. Her powerhouse vocals paired with her guitar pickin' are sure to give you the warm fuzzies and kick you in the teeth at the same time. Be on the lookout for her debut album to be released in 2012. Carrie is currently playing her newly local Kalamazoo and beyond, so be sure to catch a show…and watch your teeth.
  • Treading Bleu
    Treading Blue (Alternative)
    May 17, 2013
    7 p.m.
    $5 per person
    Treading Bleu is composed of a handful of seasoned musicians who came together with the common goal of creating great music that they truly enjoy playing. The band hails from Kalamazoo, MI, and is inspired by the rich heritage of the city's vibrant but sometimes underrated music scene. Their sound crosses many genres but coalesces in strong melodies, committed musicianship, and emotional songwriting that strikes a chord with audiences of all ages.
  • Gunship Radio
    Gunship Radio
    (Michigan Desert Rock)
    May 24, 2013
    7 p.m.
    $5 per person
    Gunship Radio is an alternative rock & roll band from Kalamazoo, MI - blending alternative and progressive rock with oldies and classics. "Driven by an experienced rhythm section, and firing with a scattershot approach aimed by two young guitarists, Gunship Radio wage war on genre definition." -Eric Mitts, Recoil Magazine.
  • Matthew Ball - The Boogie Woogie Kid
    The Boogie Woogie Kid

    May 31, 2013
    7 p.m.
    $5 per person
    Blues, boogie-woogie & ragtime pianist Matthew Ball presents a fun American Roots program for all ages! It includes blues and boogie arrangements of classic American songs like Swanee River, Over the Rainbow, The Sheik of Araby, Bumble Boogie, and more, as well as ragtime classics like The Entertainer and others. You won’t want to miss this family-friendly event of toe-tapping fun!
  • The Marci Linn Band
    Art Hop: Marci Linn Band
    June 7, 2012
    6-8 p.m.
    You can't lose with the Marci Linn Band! That's what regional enthusiasts have been saying for years about the veteran vocalist and her tight, four-piece unit. Linn and her musical colleagues have been serving a rich blend of blue-eyed soul to audiences across southwest Michigan and beyond for several years, and listeners come up the winners every time.
  • Who Dat? Blues Band
    Who Dat? Blues Band (Blues)
    June 7, 2012
    6-8 p.m.
    Who Dat ? Blues Band is a five-piece blues band from southern Michigan that specializes in bringing raw and genuine blues music to its audiences. The band first formed in the summer of 1999 with charter members guitarist Brian "BA" Anderson, drummer Herman "Doc" McCall, and bassist Ronnie "Coach" Parker.

this page last updated on: 05/06/2013 3:53 PM