Dedicated to documenting the origins, subsequent history and ongoing development of boogie woogie. It will also be a resource for all things boogie—the music, the art, the biographies of players, living and dead, and other events promoting the art form.
The Boogie Woogie Preservation Society.
The society meets every Thursday at Ye Olde Black Boy in Hull, UK. to "Perpetuate & Celebrate The Art Of Improvisational, Syncopational, Two-fisted, Barrelhouse & Boogie-Woogie Piano."
Boogie woogie, jazz, blues, stride, New Orleans, and barrelhouse pianist from Indiana.
Boogie Woogie, blues and rock'n roll piano player/singer from Switzerland.
Guinness world record holder, 1996 to 2001, as the fastest boogie woogie pianist.
Blues and boogie singer and pianist who, at the age of 79, published her autobiography Meet Me With Your Black Drawers On, documenting her experience as a black, female musiciain from the 30's through the 90's.
Blues and boogie woogie piano player from Barcelona, Spain. Leading boogie woogie promoter in Spain.
Tasty boogie-woogie, rhythm & blues, rock, & country swing piano and accordion.
California based blues and boogie woogie performer and recording artist. Organizer of Queens of Boogie Woogie, boogie woogie concerts featuring woman performers and community outreach.
Chicago based jazz, blues and boogie woogie player, specializing in improvisations for silent movies and ballet classes.
Eeco Rijken Rapp.
Young boogie woogie pianist from the Netherlands. Plays a lot of
authentic boogie woogie classics from Albert Ammons, Pete Johnson,
Jimmy Yancey, etc.
Non-commercial website dedicated to hard bop blues and boogie woogie. Contains numerous MIDI files.
Boogie player and proprieter of MLJ Music: "Creating positive music to make this world a better
Dutch performer and recording artist with 4 solo CDs and two Duets CDs with his friend Silvan Zingg.
Seeley & Baldori.
Two Bob's, four hands, twenty fingers, 100 years of boogie. Bob Seeley is an internationally renowned boogie woogie performer, and was a personal friend of Meade Lux Lewis. Bob Baldori has been playing piano and harmonica with Chuck Berry since 1967, and has played with Muddy Waters and others.
British blues and boogie woogie keyboard performer and recording artist.
Butch Thompson .
Jazz pianist & clarinetist, well known for his long association with public radio's A Prairie Home Companion.
Kenny "Blues Boss" Wayne.
Blues and boogie pianist and singer in the tradition of Fats Domino, Roosevelt Sykes, Professor
Longhair and Pete Johnson.
British boogie, jump jive and rock&roll piano performer.
One of the earliest European proponents of boogie woogie piano. He performed, along with Axel Zwingenberger and others, at the world's first boogie woogie/blues piano festival, which took place in Cologne Germany.
Swiss boogie woogie performer and recording artist with concert videos on his website. He is the producer of the Coop Boogie Woogie Festival in South Switzerland.
Axel is perhaps the single most important boogie woogie practitioner today. He has been promoting and performing the style for decades and is largely responsible for the current European boogie woogie revival. Every recent book on boogie woogie has his fingerprints all over it including A Left Hand Like God, Boogie Woogie Stomp, and Learn Boogie Woogie Piano. He has also written the liner notes for some of the most important boogie woogie CD's.