Photos and video from the Greg Poppleton band's third day of playing Tin Pan Alley 1920s - 1930s jazz and swing at the 2019 Transport Heritage Expo, Sydney Central Railway Station... Enjoy. Band Website - www.gregpoppletonmusic.com Greg Poppleton 1920s-1930s singer holding his megaphone and his Tin Pan Alley band. Greg Poppleton singing to a swing dancing couple.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_8169" align="alignnone" width="525"] Swinging to Greg Poppleton's Tin Pan Alley music Swing dancers join the band after the show, Suzy and Sandy from Sydney with Steve and from Los Angeles. In the band, Geoff Power cornet doubling sousaphone, Greg Poppleton 1920s-30s singer, Grahame Conlon guitar and Adam Barnard washboard. Band website: www.gregpoppletonmusic.com
The Greg Poppleton jazz deco 1920s trio were hired to entertain with real Great Gatsby music for a 1920s-themed professional gathering at Sydney's Arthouse Hotel. Authentic 1920s singer, world-toured guitar, banjo and sousaphone, excellent sound, and interesting people made this professional networking event spark.
“The band were fantastic. They reaĺly made the night a success.” — Anne Lyell, The Chiropractic AlumniAs members of the profession networked, Greg Poppleton, authentic 1920s singer accompanied by Grahame Conlon banjo and guitar, and Cazzbo Johns sousaphone, played their authentic 1920s repertoire with entertaining style and at background level. When guests wanted to dance, we happily obliged with The Charleston, a tango or a slow foxtrot. Sound was supplied with the band by OzManagement. Tony Jex, at OzManagement, is the band's booker. When you book Greg Poppleton, Tony can also supply you, at your request, sound, lights and staging in a one-stop shop A/V deal. It saves you time and money. And it guarantees you perfect sound and ambience every time. Have Australia's only authentic 1920s - 1930s singer Greg Poppleton and his band to Orchestra at your event. We can add swing dancers, dance lessons, sound, lights and staging. Tell us your requirements in the message section of the contact page. Book Greg Poppleton Now Thank you Aron Downie from Macquarie University for the photos and for permission to use them.
The client is holding a series of parties celebrating the music most associated with the ten decades of the 20th Century. Who to book for their 1920s soiree to ensure it's a success? The band they chose to entertain and represent that roaring decade was Australia's only authentic 1920s-30s singer, Greg Poppleton, because... Greg Poppleton Makes Jazz Deco Pop! Greg Poppleton 1920s microphone at 1920s soiree
IMPRESSEDGreg Poppleton brought along his quartet of world-toured jazz musicians. Their authentic, swinging style certainly impressed - and won over a lot of people who had never heard 1920s jazz before. The smiles, the spontaneous little dances here and there, all those who stopped to intently listen, and the nice people who came up to compliment the band after each set, told me that the band was fulfilling its brief. Greg Poppleton, Australia's only authentic 1920s-30s singer
THE BRIEFTo provide atmosphere as friends and colleagues met in the courtyard to socialise, network and do business.
SOUNDSo the music was low, yet energetic. People could talk easily and come and go as they please. The owner of the bar and restaurant next to the courtyard thanking us as both he and we packed up said it all. The band was largely acoustic with two 100W speakers for the vocals and banjo, mixed wirelessly via ipad. Guitar and double bass used a small amp each and the clarinet and alto sax did not need to be mic'd at all to be heard clearly.
BOOKINGSEnquire about having Greg Poppleton for your event and celebration. Greg Poppleton jazz deco band. Grahame Conlon guitar and banjo / Greg Poppleton 1920s-30s singer / Dave Clayton double bass obscured / Paul Furniss clarinet and alto sax.
Greg Poppleton provided the hi-octane musical atmosphere with a selection of bouncy 1920s - 30s tunes sung by Australia's only authentic 1920s-1930s singer. Entertaining, energetic and engaging, Greg and the band were the focus of plenty of happy snaps by nostalgic bus fans. We've even appeared on a few Facebook pages since. Greg can entertain for you, too. Duo to full 1920s Orchestra. Act now. Enjoy this selection of photos of the night taken by Greg Poppleton, a visitor, and DJ/dancer Swingin' Kitten Greg Poppleton 1920s-30s Band in front of a 1930 Sydney bus. Geoff Power sousaphone doubling trumpet, Paul Baker banjo, Greg Poppleton 1920s-30s singer, Damon Poppleton alto sax. Photo by Swingin' Kitten. Greg Poppleton sings 'Margie' from the front platform of a 1970 Atlantean double decker. Photo by Swingin' Kitten. 1920s-30s singer Greg Poppleton with Limpin' Jimmy and Swingin' Kitten, swing and rockabilly DJs. Greg Poppleton singing into a visitor's camera with Damon on alto sax. Photo by Swingin' Kitten Damon and Dad on the way home after the gig in the back of an old Atlantean bus
Remember, Greg can entertain for you, too. Duo to full 1920s Orchestra. Act now.
Presented by Slide at Cellos Grand Dining Room, Castlereagh Boutique Hotel on Saturday 16th September 2017. THE GIN MILL SOCIAL STRIKES AGAIN... A ROARING OLD TIME IT WAS! 1920s Band: Greg Poppleton
Band 2: The Jordan C Thomas Quartet Showgirl: Missy aka Catherine Wait Dapper Chap: Mr.Gørski Hosted by Shanghai Sheba Williams. Produced by Jeremy 'Jersey' Brennan for Slide Sydney. Photos by Robert Knapman Photography DID YOU MISS OUT? More info at http://slide.com.au/shows/ginmillor phone (02) 89151899 Australia's only authentic 1920s dancing with beautifully dressed guests at Sydney's 1920s Gin Mill Social Greg Poppleton and his 1920s trio at the Gin Mill Social: Greg Poppleton singer, Geoff Power sousaphone doubling trumpet and Paul Baker, banjo. Greg Poppleton serenading Missy at the Gin Mill Social with the 1920s classic, Love Me or Leave Me Mr Gorski, jugglerGeoff Power, sousaphone, Greg Poppleton's 1920s Jazz Trio Gin Mill MC - Sheba! Missy - The Lady with the Fan Sheba and guests at the Gin Mill Social Greg Poppleton serenades Missy - The Lady with the Lamp