Saturday April 23,2016, 2 pm
Detroit Blues Heritage Series
DETROIT BLUES PIANO UNPLUGGED
Tickets $5 at the door
Detroit Blues Piano Unplugged” featuring Kerry Price and Matthew Ball, aka “The Boogie Woogie Kid” featuring vocalist Emma Aboukasm.
Born in Louisville Kentucky Kerry Price began playing piano at the age of 5. After receiving her degree in music education from Indiana University Kerry moved to Detroit in 1960 working as a music education teacher in the Detroit Public School System. Her vocal range is extensive and she has performed and recorded at many festivals around the country.
Recently featured on National Public Radios ” All Things Considered” and Morning Edition, Matthew Ball performs classic Ragtime, Boogie-woogie & Blues piano favorites from the Swinging’ era of the 20’s 30’s & 40’s. Performing with Matthew Ball will be award winning singer Emma Aboukasm.
The Blues Heritage Series is a collaboration between the Scarab Club and the Detroit Blues Society. The Detroit Blues Society is a 501(c) 3 non-profit dedicated to the preservation, education and advancement of the Blues tradition as it relates to the Metro Detroit area. The Scarab Club 501(c) 3 non-profit dedicated to promoting a variety of
creative expression consisting of the visual, auditory and written arts.