Check Out the Boogie Woogie Kid at the Library

Rochester Hills Public Library welcomes Matthew Ball, the “Boogie Woogie Kid,” in concert on February 19, from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. The Rochester Hills Public Library welcomes back Matthew Ball (aka The Boogie Woogie Kid) for another entertaining family concert featuring New Orleans songs, Boogie-Woogie piano, and Swing-Era favorites from the American Songbook. Ball performs classics like "In the Mood," "Just a Closer Walk with Thee," "Basin Street Blues," "It Had to be You," "Glory of Love," … [Read more...]

Boogie Woogie Kid Benefit Concert

Benefit Concert Featuring Matthew Ball, the Boogie Woogie Kid Matthew Ball, the Boogie Woogie Kid, will perform classic Ragtime, Boogie-woogie and Blues favorites from the 20-40’s era on June 7 from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Older Persons’ Commission (OPC) 650 Letica Drive, Rochester. The tickets for this benefit concert are $10 per person and can be purchased by calling 248-659-1029. The event is open to the public. Matthew Ball, an attorney turned musician, performs as the Boogie … [Read more...]