Mr. Ball has been involved in music since the age of 11. starting with drum and bugle corp to middle school band to high school band to college band .Playing and traveling with R&B bands and jazz bands since the age of 14. After graduating from college, taught Instrumental music in the st Louis public schools for 17 years and 4 years with the Welston Schools.

Though He no longer plays for churches he Directed two Church Choirs Also was Musician for various Churches hired to play sax, flute Piano , Drums & organ

After his 2nd year of teaching he got laid off . That's when he decided to take up piano tuning and repair.Got hired back teaching the next year and ran his on piano business while teaching band in the schools. In 2001 he resigned from teaching and has been doing tuning and repair full time every since.

His customers include
some of the biggest hotel chains in St Louis; Sheraton, Renaissance Grand,
Ritz Carlton,
The Coronado Ballroom Finale Night Club, Clayton on the Park,
Wm Harris Funeral directors, Granberry, and Eddie Randle funeral homes ,,
E St Louis School district, .jay Farrar ,City Players, Ferguson Florissant School District The Clarksville station ,Black Repertory Theater, Harris Stowe University, The Fabulous Fox Theater Mermac College, the College school ( Webster Groves) FoxTheatre
harry Conick Jr,Bryan McNight ,Aaron Boddie he late Johnnie Johnson, Recording Artist Herbie Hancock, Rockin Jason D Williams Ben folds five 

 the Great Marvin Horne Vince Madison And my favorite Rosie Carlino and various other notables

 

 

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Balls Piano Service