“BATESVILLE LIBRARY WELCOMES YOUTUBE STAR with 3.7 MILLION VIEWS to PERFORM FREE this SATURDAY, April 8th 2017 @ 7pm!”
Matthew Ball aka The Motor City Boogie Woogie Kid is the attorney turned musician who now has over 3.7 million YouTube views and counting! Michigan’s reigning Boogie n’ Blues heavyweight, Ball left the practice of law in 2001 to pursue a life in Music.
With recent appearances on Fox 2 News Detroit’s ‘The Nine Show’ and Channel 20 News Detroit’s ‘Concert on the Qube’, and back from a year-end Pacific coast tour, Matthew is called a “nationally emerging boogie-woogie master.” His performances are described as “Awesome!” “Crushing!” Fantastic!”
Suffice to say you won’t want to miss this special toe-tappin’, family-friendly program of acrobatic piano favorites like In the Mood, Ain’t Misbehavin, Glory of Love, Basin Street Blues, The Entertainer, Bumble Boogie and many more!
Here is just a preview:
LIVE Performance Footage Piano Solo:
Flight of the Bumble Bee Boogie – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vhGQOmmS2MY
Mess Around – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Inc8Uj_T2r0
NPR Tiny Desk Contest Submission: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=61c95ImtHV0