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July Concert Series at the MIM
07.13.2017 - 08.12.2017 07.00PM
Musical Instrument Museum - Scottsdale
Music Events


July 2017 Concerts

Concert: Las Cafeteras

Saturday, July 1 | 7:30 p.m.

Tickets: $35.50 - $40.50

Description: Born in the streets of Los Angeles, Las Cafeteras are children of immigrants who are remixing roots music and telling modern-day stories with what the Los Angeles Times has called a “uniquely Angeleno mishmash of punk, hip-hop, beat music, cumbia and rock . . . live, they’re magnetic.”


Concert: Kathy Mattea

Sunday, July 2 | 6:00 p.m. & 8:00 p.m.

Tickets: 6:00 p.m. $43.50 - $48.50 | 8:00 p.m. $38.50 - $43.50

Description: The unmistakable voice of GRAMMY Award winner Kathy Mattea explores music’s most basic human essence through timeless melodies and uplifting narratives.


Concert: Pat Martino Trio

Thursday, July 6 | 7:30 p.m.

Tickets: $38.50 - $43.50

Description: One of the greatest guitarists in jazz, Pat Martino, together with his trio, presents an evening of unparalleled jazz virtuosity.


Concert: Lucy Kaplansky

Friday, July 7 | 7:30 p.m.

Tickets: $28.50 - $33.50 - $38.50

Description: Blending country, folk, and pop styles, Lucy Kaplansky has the unique ability to make every song sound fresh, whether singing her own sweet originals, covering country classics by June Carter Cash and Gram Parsons, or singing pop favorites by the Beatles and Nick Lowe. She is a rare vocal talent, “a truly gifted performer . . . full of enchanting songs.”—New York Times


Concert: Paris Chansons

Saturday, July 8 | 7:30 p.m.

Tickets: $38.50 - $48.50

Description: Authentic French jazz and pop that is both captivating and exhilarating.


Concert: Federspiel

Sunday, July 9 | 7:00 p.m.

Tickets: $33.50 - $38.50 - $43.50

Description: This seven-piece ensemble redefines brass-band music. Incredible skills meet youthful and charming freshness in arrangements that weave through mariachi, mazurka, Germanic folk tunes, and more.


Concert: Eagle Rock Gospel Singers

Monday, July 10 | 7:00 p.m.

Tickets: $23.50 - $28.50

Description: Influenced by past gospel musicians as well as current bands such as the Black Keys, Wilco, and Calexico, Eagle Rock creates a unique style drawing from rhythm and blues, alt-country, indie rock, and folk.


Concert: Catherine Russell

Thursday, July 13 | 7:30 p.m.

Tickets: $35.50 - $40.50 - $45.50

Description: Catherine Russell is that rarest of entities—a genuine jazz and blues singer—who can sing virtually anything. Her voice is full-blown femininity incarnate, a dusky, stalwart, and soulful instrument that radiates interpretive power yet remains touchingly vulnerable.


Concert: Judy Collins

Friday, July 14 | 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, July 15 | 7:30 p.m.

Tickets: $63.50 - $73.50

Description: Folk music does not produce stars bigger than Judy Collins. For nearly fifty years, she has been performing and recording folk, pop, and art music at a very high level.


Concert: Ann Hampton Callaway: “The Ella Century”

Wednesday, July 19 | 7:00 p.m.

Tickets: $38.50 - $43.50

Description: Ann Hampton Callaway is one of the leading champions of the great American Songbook, having made her mark as a singer, pianist, composer, lyricist, arranger, actress, educator, television host, and producer.


Concert: Feufollet

Thursday, July 20 | 7:30 p.m.

Tickets: $28.50 - $35.50

Description: Feufollet is Americana at its finest— reverential but wholly nonconformists. The band takes Cajun, honky-tonk, and string-band music as their starting point, and keeps an open mind about where their song craft will lead them.


Concert: Sidestepper

Sunday, July 23 | 7:00 p.m.

Tickets: $30.50 - $38.50

Description: The band’s legendary shows have taken the Colombian music scene to new levels of euphoric joy.


Concert: Delta Rae Opening Act: Liz Longley

Monday, July 24 | 7:00 p.m.

Tickets: $35.50 - $41.50

Description: The earthy, familial, alt-pop band Delta Rae skillfully juggles gospel-tinged, country-rock, sensual blue-eyed soul, and harmony-laden Americana music, resulting in an infectious, radio-ready sound that falls somewhere between Nickel Creek and Adele.


Concert: Reckless Kelly

Wednesday, July 26 | 7:00 p.m.

Tickets: $38.50 - $43.50

Description: n/a


Concert: Peter Asher and Albert Lee

Thursday, July 27 | 7:30 p.m.

Tickets: $43.50 - $48.50

Description: Both multiple Grammy winners and music legends, Peter Asher and Albert Lee combine their talents for an acoustic evening of songs and stories.


Concert: Pharoah Sanders Quartet

Friday, July 28 | 7:00 p.m. & 9:00 p.m.

Tickets: 7:00 p.m. $38.50 - $48.50 | 9:00 p.m. $33.50 - $43.50

Description: The legendary jazz saxophonist is from the spiritual elite of 1960s jazz, the last living member of John Coltrane’s last band, and is a master of styles ranging from free to mainstream.


Concert: Amadou and Mariam

Monday, July 31 | 7:00 p.m.

Tickets: $48.50 - $55.50 - $63.50

Description: Since the late 1990s, Amadou and Mariam have produced Afro-blues music that mixes traditional Mali sound with rock guitars, Syrian violins, Cuban trumpets, Egyptian ney, Indian tablas, and Dogon percussion.