The Ark to host a tribute for Jay Stielstra

. August 1, 2017.
Long-time Ann Arbor folk singer-songwriter, often described as a “Michigan treasure"
Long-time Ann Arbor folk singer-songwriter, often described as a “Michigan treasure"

The Ark will host a tribute for Jay Stielstra, long-time Ann Arbor folk singer-songwriter. Often described as a “Michigan treasure,” Stielstra has been performing throughout the midwest to much acclaim for several decades. Featured performers include Chris Buhalis, Dick Siegel, Mustard’s Retreat, The Chenille Sisters, Peter “Madcat” Ruth, Annie and Rod Capps, The Bowdish Brothers, Charlie Weaver, David Menefee, and more. Jay and his musical partner Judy Banker will be on hand to perform as well.

A Michigan Tribute to Jay Stielstra
Tuesday, August 15, 7:30 – 10pm
$15
The Ark – Ann Arbor, 
316 S. Main St.
theark.org

Trending

Brandon Grafius Readying Release of Highways and Backroads

Highways and Backroads comes out May 31   Brandon Grafius is at the forefront of a new wave of folk revivalists, or maybe we should say folk preservationists? Really, Grafius has his own splendid signature laced through the rousing-yet-breezy arrangements on Highways and Backroads, a full-length album he’ll be releasing at the end of May. Grafius is

Faster, Higher, Stronger at 2018 Cannabis Olympics

Local budtenders ply skills at first ever Washtenaw County Cannabis Competition

Youth Poets Turn Up the Volume

19 Writers Competed for Poetry Slam Title

Ani in Ann Arbor: A Look at 6 of the Singer-Songwriter’s A2 Shows

Photos from the archive show Ani DiFranco through the years in Ann Arbor.