The New Empire Ballroom Ragtime Dance Orchestra:Back to 1920
15 March 2020 2:00 PM
The Sisters' Chapel at Sacred Spaces at the Sisters of Mercy Convent, Singleton
30 Queen Street, Singleton NSW 2330
An exciting concert of popular and jazz music from 1920, to celebrate Singleton's Bicentenary from 1820! Featuring music of the ragtime era and other popular tunes and songs of the time. The 16-piece Orchestra play original charts sourced from various collectors in the USA & Australia, plus transcriptions of many of the great recordings of that era. The musicians dress in authentic period costumes. The audience are encouraged (but not obliged!) to join in the fun and dress in costume of the era.