Boogie-Woogie Pianist Matthew Ball

Tuesday May 20, 2014: 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm -- Downtown Library: Multi-Purpose Room

Ragtime, Boogie-woogie & Blues pianist Matthew Ball brings his rollickin’ family-friendly concert of old-time piano fun with favorites like The Entertainer, Swanee River, Over the Rainbow, Those were the Days, Bumble Boogie, and many more. Matthew has a performance history spanning jazz fests to symphony appearances throughout the Midwest and Canada, as well as recent appearances on NPR's "All Things Considered" and "Morning Edition.

Today declared as "a nationally emerging boogie-woogie master,” he is helping to define a new generation's contribution to this treasured American tradition. With more than 2.6 million Youtube views of past performance footage, see why he is described as a Michigan best!