Best Live Music in Door County!
Fishstock Music Series Concert Schedule
Weekly for the 2023 Summer Season
2023 Concert Season
Tickets may be Purchased at the Door for $20 General Admission or $25 Reserved Seating.
Buy Tickets for Reserved Seating below on the ticket link for each artist.
See the Fishstock Music 2023 Season Guidelines Below
All Donations gratefully accepted.
2023 Fishstock Concert Music Series schedule is below. Ticket links will be added soon.
Will Kruger, 7 p.m. Our traditional Environmental Awareness concert features Will Kruger. A nationally known premier John Denver tribute artist, Guitarist, singer/songwriter and entertainer. Will has been “pickin” and singing since age 14. His musical roots go back to the folk era where influence from the likes of Peter, Paul and Mary, Simon & Garfunkel, John Denver, Gordon Lightfoot and James Taylor have shaped his musical style. Will has performed extensively at festivals, concert halls, and auditoriums throughout the US. As a songwriter, Will has had four of his songs featured in the Lazarus Film works production of “God Where are You”. Come join Will for his tribute to the music of John Denver.
JULY 9, Brittany Jean, 7 p.m. Brittany is a singer/songwriter in the Pacific Northwest. With solo performances ranging from cozy house concerts and beautiful wineries to full concerts in grand auditoriums and theaters, Brittany has loved performing and meeting friends throughout Washington, and during the past few years, she’s added Alabama, Idaho, Illinois, Maryland, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Oregon , Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin, and Canada to her travels. Her music is predominantly her own, but does pepper in a few cover songs by her favorite artists – like Joni Mitchell, Stevie Nicks, Judy Collins, Emmylou Harris and more. Brittany has released four studio albums – all recorded at Hilltop Recording Studios in Nashville. Her fourth album All The Love was released this last year. She has a beautiful voice and songs that will connect you to her.
Caravan Gypsy Swing Ensemble
JULY 16, Caravan Gypsy Swing Ensemble, 7 p.m. Caravan Gypsy Swing Ensemble is a world traveling instrumental acoustic azz group based in Madison, WI. They are primarily influenced by the legendary Roma Gypsy Jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt. The ensemble also pulls influences from American jazz, European Folk Music, traditional Latin, Parisian waltz and other vintage Jazz sources. Expect a range of tunes from the “Hot Swing” repertoire, originals, and standards done in uniquely arranged styles and a level of guitar proficiency seldom seen today.
Stas Venglevski & Misha Litvin
JULY 23, Stas Venglevski and Misha Litvin, 7 p.m. Stas Vanlevski and Misha Litvin are both musically stunning and have a wonderful stage presence and incredible rapport with the audience. Their music ranges from classical, to folk, to traditional. Stas plays the Bayan, a Russion version of the accordion. He has toured extensively as a soloist throughout the former Soviet Union, Canada, Europe, and the United States including numerous performances with Doc Severinsen, Steve Allen, and with Garrison Keillor on the Prairie Home Companion show. Additionally, Stas has performed with symphony orchestras throughout the US. Misha is a master mandolinist and a master of the Domra (a Russian mandolin). He has soloed with chamber orchestras in Russa, Italy, Germany, The Netherlands, France, and the US. Misha is a professor of mandolin at the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music. He is originally from Minsk, Belarus and holds a masters degree in orchestra conducting and music education.
JULY 30, Handpicked Bluegrass, 7 p.m. Handpicked Bluegrass Band is a high energy band playing contemporary and traditional bluegrass. Besides top- notch instrumental work, the band prides itself on tight vocal harmonies spearheaded by lead vocalist Sue Cronick. Their latest project Moonshine Lonesome Man features 10 original tunes. The band has won numerous awards and have appeared in multiple prestigious festivals throughout the US. You will leave this show with a smile on your face and a bounce in your step.
AUGUST 6, Mathew Fowler, 7 p.m. Born and raised in Florida, Fowler fell in love with music at an early age, and by 19, he’d already self-released his debut and begun booking his own cross-country tours. Critics were quick to take notice, with American Songwriter praising Fowler’s “earnest streamy son craft” and the Bluegrass Situation proclaiming that his “assured, velvety vocals are rivaled only by the intimacy of his lyrics”. Fowler has performed with a multitude of artists. His music caught the ear of proclaimed producer Shane Leonard who invited Fowler to complete an album “The Grief We Gave Our Mother”. Released in 2021 on Signature Sounds Records. This show will be a favorite of yours.
Patty & Craig
AUGUST 13, Patty & Craig, 7 p.m. Described as genuinely talented with classic folk voices, Patty Stevenson and Craig Siemsen are known for their gorgeous harmonies, impeccable musicianship, playful stage humor, and jewel-like original songs. Patty says about performing “I try for magic – nothing less! For the place that opens hearts and will move on audience to tears of smiles”. Patty and Craig tour the Midwest and beyond. Their work includes solo recordings, guest appearances on other’s CS’s, and , most recently, a well-received duo CD entitled Paint Me a Picture. Enjoy the celebration of life and love with veteran song masters Patty Stevenson and Craig Siemsen.
AUG 20, Janet Planet, 7 p.m. The blend of Janet’s voice and her band create a wonderful version of jazz and standards. Janet is such an exemplary vocal artiste that anything she graces with her vocal chords benefits… She can sing sweet and pretty– but she can also come on strong with a big voice that never wavers out of control. She is a six time WAMI winner and inducted into the WAMI hall of fame in 2014. Her international performances include; Japan, Europe, South Africa and Russia. In 2017 she was nominated for a Grammy. Janet is a Performer, producer, teacher, recording artist, voice over talent and part of Lawrence University’s jazz faculty
AUG 27, Jimmy Davis, 7 p.m. With a career that has spanned four decades and traversed more than a million miles and several continents, singer-songwriter Jimmy Davis is the literal embodiment of the much too often used term “Troubadour”. Jimmy’s songs have been recorded by multiple recording artists. He has also recorded with numerous major recording artists. It’s Jimmy’s warmth, charisma and talent as a writer – performer that endear him to his well- known peers. This Memphis, Tennessee native, who first graced local stages at age 9, brings an infectious enthusiasm to every performance. He was named “Premier male Vocalist” by the Memphis chapter of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences.
Eric Lewis & Friends
SEPT 3, Eric Lewis & Friends, 7 p.m. (Box office opens at 5pm) Eric Lewis and friends return to Fishstock for the final Gala event of the season. Eric is from Memphis and has won the Best String Player award multiple times. He is originally from East Tennessee, where he grew up listening to his Grandpa playing the banjo and his mother playing the guitar. He is a lover of multiple musical genres and is proficient in many. You will be richly rewarded by his performance and the extremely talented musicians that surround him.
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2023 Season Guidelines
- Tickets will be on sale the day on the event at 6:00 at the box office at the venue. (cash and check only).
- Tickets will be sold online through Doorcountytickets.com (credit card).
- These tickets will not be sold after noon on the day of performance (they will be available at the box office).
- Masks are optional.
- There will be no refreshments provided due to Health Dept. regulations (subject to change).
- See this website (fishstockmusic.com) for update changes by the health department and concert events.
- The Fishstock Music phone (414) 421-5555 will be operational from 6/3 - 9/15.
All Donations gratefully accepted.