ARIA nominee 1920s jazz trumpeter, Geoff Power, and 1920s singer, Greg Poppleton, (read full bios below) have teamed up to form the scintillatingly syncopated, Sydney-based Roaring 20s Dance Orchestra – The Lounge Bar Lotharios.
Where Have We Played?
- Canberra Centenary 1920s Ball, Albert Hall
- Glen Street Theatre Jazz Festival
- Sydney Jazz Club 60th Anniversary Ball
- Sydney Jazz Club Annual Ball
- Blue Mountains Winter Ball
- Moocooboola Festival
- Blue Mountains Tourism Awards (twice)
- Southern Cross Jazz Club Canberra
- Great Art Deco Ball, Katoomba
- Blue Mountains 1920s Festival
- Spring Into Jazz Festival
- Concourse Theatre, Chatswood
- Glenaeon Concert
- Penrith Jazz Club 11th Anniversary
- Launch – Penrith Jazz Club
This thrilling 11-piece 1920s Great Gatsby big band wows audiences and fills dance floors at prestigious historical and corporate events. You're in a Speakeasy full of lindy hopping Gangsters and Flappers when The Lounge Bar Lotharios play...
Photographer: Blue Mountains Lithgow Oberon Tourism
Musicians: The Lounge Bar Lotharios 1920s Jazz Orchestra
Main photo: full dance floor at the Great Art Deco Ball, 1920s Festival, Blue Mountains NSW
Background photo: Dancing past midnight in the Albert Hall, Canberra, for the 1920s Canberra Centenary Gala
BIO: Music Director, Geoff Power
Geoff Power (musical director and trumpet) is one of Australia 's finest 1920s jazz musicians and an ARIA nominee. He has played and recorded with Bob Barnard, Tom Baker, James Morrison, Don Burrows, Vince Giordano, The New Wolverine Jazz Orchestra and many others. He has appeared as a featured soloist at festivals and jazz clubs throughout Australia, Europe and the USA.
As musical director for The Lounge Bar Lotharios, Geoff brings his expert knowledge and extensive library of vintage 1920s dance orchestra arrangements. The Lounge Bar Lotharios is danceable, swinging, exciting and 100% 1920s.
BIO: Authentic 1920s Singer and MC, Greg Poppleton
Greg Poppleton is Australia’s only authentic 1920s-30s singer.
His voice instantly recreates the style and glamour of the Jazz Age and Swing Era.
He acts in movies and TV opposite glamorous Hollywood stars Nicole Kidman, Adrien Brody and John Goodman.
A 1920s-30s mix from his 3 albums has more than 900,000 YouTube hits.
Greg is the entertaining front man and singer for the 11-piece Lounge Bar Lotharios.
Are you looking for a smaller 1920s - 1930s Great Gatsby band? Then please visit Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters