Kruger, a native of Switzerland, serves on the museum’s board of directors.
The fest is 11 a.m.-5 p.m. June 24.
These museums offer glimpses into history often not found at larger museums in the state.
Because the range of styles that can be played on the banjo is diverse, the session is restricted to bluegrass.
Country music icon Roy Clark welcomes his American Banjo Museum exhibit with a concert and an interview.
“The line I use and nobody has ever contested it is, ‘No city in America has come as far as fast as Oklahoma City,’” said Mayor Mick Cornett. “The ballpark was the beginning.”
The Gibson TB-18 Mastertone spent 60 years in storage.
Banjo Fest coincides with the museum’s Hall of Fame weekend.
American Banjo Museum honors Steve Martin, an entertainer who has been a banjo ambassador for decades.