Latest Press

Mayor Rahm Emanuel's personal letter of congratulations to Michael.  Click here!

"Miles is Chicago's best kept secret...one of the leading lights of contemporary instrumental music." 
- Midwest Record

Representation

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414-339-4275

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ExistentialBanjo.com

10 LIVE VIDEO CLIPS with some of the world's greatest musicians--Darol Anger on violin, Corky Siegel on harmonica, Erkan Ogur of Turkey and many more. 

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New Releases

A-sides CD

Fingerstyle guitar with Darol Anger on violin 

 

Two New Hal Leonard books

BOB DYLAN FOR BANJO

 

FIRST 50 SONGS
To Play on the Banjo 
(co-written with Greg Cahill)

 

CD's On Sale

 

 

 

Upcoming Dates

PAST PERFORMANCE VENUES INCLUDE...

Royal Opera Theatre, Marakesh • American University, Beirut • Seamus Ennis Centre, Dublin • Harris Theatre, Chicago • Sage Gateshead, UK • Johnny Keenan Banjo Festival, Ireland • Milwaukee Rep Theatre • Ravinia Festival • Beni Mellal Theatre, Casablanca • Old Town School of Folk Music • Winnipeg Folk Festival • Philadelphia Folk Festival • WRTI Crossover • WFMT Midnight Special • Smithsonian Institution • Kennedy Center for Performing Arts • Chicago Humanities Festival

Saturday, October 13th, 2018

FROM SENEGAL TO SEEGER - 7:30pm
4725 E. Mayo
Phoeniz, AZ 85050
USA
480-478-6000
Price: $33.50 to $38.50

From Senegal to Seeger is Michael J. Miles' acclaimed one-man show featuring musical and written works of Pete Seeger, Carl Sandburg, Woody Guthrie, Walt Whitman, Johann Sebastian Bach, Mark Twain and others.

"Highly recommended….an exhilarating, musical and multi-dimensional journey….a provocative political and social history of America." 
     - Hedy Weiss, Chicago Sun-Times

Saturday, October 27th, 2018

FROM SENEGAL TO SEEGER - 7:30
71 East Yale Ave
Denver, CO 80210
(303) 777-1003
Price: $25

From Senegal to Seeger is Michael J. Miles' acclaimed one-man show featuring musical and written works of Pete Seeger, Carl Sandburg, Woody Guthrie, Walt Whitman, Johann Sebastian Bach, Mark Twain and others.

"Highly recommended….an exhilarating, musical and multi-dimensional journey….a provocative political and social history of America." 
     - Hedy Weiss, Chicago Sun-Times

Thursday, April 4th, 2019

FROM SENEGAL TO SEEGER - 7:30PM
10701 Rockville Pike
North Bethesda, MD 20852
(301) 581-5100
Price: $30

Saturday, May 4th, 2019

100 YEARS OF PROTEST - 8:00pm
4544 N. Lincoln
Chicago, IL 60625
(773)728-6000

Celebrating Pete Seeger's Centennial, this multi-media show with an all-star cast will trumpet 100 years of the voices of the streets of America and will culminate with Michael's newest composition, commissioned by DCASE, the City of Chicago, entitled "Mississippi River Suite."  More details to follow.