The 5th Annual Bloomington Boogies festival is almost here! Bloomington's only blues, boogie woogie, and piano festival, this is one event you don't want to miss. On August 10th at the Monroe County History Center there will be a Master Class on Stride Piano by Judy Carmichael at 2PM. On August 12th there are free piano workshops that you could attend! At 3:15PM at Tri-North Middle School Paolo Alderighi will host, "How Does Improvisation Work." At 4PM at Templeton Elementary School Stephanie Trick will host, "Elements of Blues and Boogie Woogie." Also at 4PM over at Fairview Elementary School Dr. Keith McCutchen will be hosting, "Blues Basics, Learning from the Masters."