Mike’s new CD “Fantasy” awarded Album of the Year!

June 5, 2015

To hear samples from “Fantasy” and order your copy please click here.
Kathy Parsons from Mainly Piano writes:
I have never awarded “Album of the Year” status to one recording because I always have several favorites for the year, but I […]

New sheet music published! “Memories of You”

June 5, 2015

Mike’s original song “Memories of You” has been transcribed and is now available in a lovely hard copy edition only available on this site. This song appears on his recently released CD entitled “Fantasy”. To hear and see a […]

New novelty song ‘Little Dog’ with video

January 3, 2015

Here’s a new video of Mike’s new song ‘Little Dog’. He wrote it for Bo who really helped us through Sadie’s last months.

Alfred Publishing to add Mike’s “Music In My Soul” to their catalog.

December 3, 2014

I’m excited to announce that my choir piece “Music In My Soul” was recently signed by Alfred Publishing (the worldwide leader in educational music publishing since 1922) and will be in their spring catalog 2015. Now schools nationally and […]

Fantasy by Mike Strickland – New CD release!!

November 14, 2014

This CD represents my original music composing for solo piano in the last few years. Lots have been going on with my life- it’s all here in the music! Songs for my father, our beloved dog, Sadie, our […]

Concerts in Modesto CA Oct 26th and Lakeport CA Oct 28th

October 23, 2014

The Mike Strickland Trio
October 26, 2014, 3:00 pm
Presented by the Modesto Community Concert Association. Join Mike and his Trio! (legendary bassist Clipper Anderson and the award winning saxophonist David Halliday) at the fabulous Gallo Theater in Modesto CA.
Gallo Center for […]

Upcoming solo piano concert October 7th in Roseburg OR

September 15, 2014

Solo Piano Concert with Mike Strickland, Roseburg OR
October 7th, 2014, 7:30 pm
Presented by the Umpqua Symphony Association
Jacoby Auditorium,
Umpqua Community College, 1140 Umpqua College Rd Roseburg, OR 97470
Join Mike for a special solo piano concert featuring special guest TBA.
Ticket information

Concert Thursday May 15 in the Tri-Cities WA featuring “Music In My Soul”

May 14, 2014

Community Concerts of the Tri-Cities will present Mike Strickland in a concert this Thursday, May 15th at 7:30 PM. The venue is the Richland High School Auditorium. 930 Long Ave, Richland, WA 99352. This concert will feature […]

Elizabeth is accepted to Aspen Music Festival and School!

April 14, 2014

My daughter was recently accepted to the Aspen Music Festival and School!  To hear about it and help her with this project, go to

Elizabeth’s upcoming concert April 27th with baritone Jeremy Moll

April 8, 2014

An afternoon of Opera, Art Song and Piano Favorites
Elizabeth Strickland (piano) and Jeremy Moll (baritone) will weave an afternoon of music highlighting the diversity and beauty of the voice and piano duo.  The performance will feature a hand-picked selection of […]

New sheet music published! “The Prayer”, “Send In The Clowns”, and more!

April 8, 2014

For the sheet music lover we have some of Mike’s wonderful arrangements now available.  Our latest publications are “The Prayer” and “Send In The Clowns”.  Please shop in our hard copy sheet music section of our store to view these […]

Crazy Keys at NAMM!

January 25, 2014

Crazy keys! #NAMM
— Mike Strickland (@purepianomagic) January 26, 2014
Making friends at #NAMM
— Mike Strickland (@purepianomagic) January 25, 2014

Join Mike in Tucson for upcoming concert January 21st!

January 8, 2014

Mike Strickland Solo Piano Concert
January 21, 2014, 7:00 pm
Join Mike south of Tucson, AZ for a spectacular piano concert in a wonderful venue.
Presented by Green Valley Recreation’s GVR LIVE! – 2013-2014 Performing Arts Season.
West Social Center
1111 Via Arco Iris Green […]

The Mike Strickland Quartet swings into the Liberty Theater, Astoria OR December 21st

December 19, 2013

Mike Strickland Quartet swings into Astoria via @coastweekend
— Mike Strickland (@purepianomagic) December 18, 2013

Upcoming Concert December 14th with The Mike Strickland Duo!

November 26, 2013

The Mike Strickland Duo
December 14, 2013, 7:30 pm
The Boones Ferry Concert Series – famous for their extraordinary acoustic concerts. Mike is joined by master bassist Clipper Anderson, to create an exciting mix of popular, jazz, blues and original music especially […]