Bob Milne in the Creek
Swartz Creek Kiwanis
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Through the efforts of the Swartz Creek Michigan U.S.A.
Kiwanis Club and the Bob Milne Committee, 337 folks enjoyed a tremendous presentation of piano music and musical history at The Swartz Creek Performing Arts
Center on Sunday, March 31st, 2014!
Hats off to all of the committee members,
the involved Swartz Creek Club members,
the Key Club Members who provided ushering services, our generous sponsors, and the world renowned,
Bob Milne and his wife, Linda..
It was, indeed, a worthy event!
Swartz Creek Kiwanis Bob Milne Committee
Chairperson - Jim Thompson
Liaison - Ed Wracan
Sponsors - Mike Majeske
Printing -Doug Stephens
Publicity - Richard Mattson
Website - Doug Stephens
Secretary - Mike Stanton
Tickets - Steve Mardlin
Expert Witness - Ron Ludy
Swartz Creek Kiwanis President
Bob Milne is considered to be the best ragtime/boogie-woogie pianist in the world. He was filmed and documented for future generations in 2004 during three days of interviews at the Library of Congress, and was declared a “National Treasure” at the conclusion.
Mr. Milne is an active “Musical Ambassador” for the United States Dept. of State, and has performed numerous times in Japan, including the Okinawan Islands and Hokkaido. He has also performed in this capacity for members of the Swiss Parliament at the U.S. Embassy in Berne.
of Dr. Kerstin Bettermann’s presentations of her brain study project on Bob Milne
These are from Penn State University Hospital in Hershey, Pennsylvania, in 2012.
Title page of Dr. Bettermann’s research project.
Dr. Bettermann presents over an hour’s worth of brain wave scans to an audience of psychiatrists and doctors at Penn State University Hospital, Hershey, PA, in 2012.
Bob answers Q & A for 45 minutes following the initial presentation.