Influences: Billie Holiday, Dinah Washington, Blossom Dearrie, Amy Winehouse, Alanis Morrissette, India Arie, Bessiee Smith, Madeleine Perouyx, Melody Gardot, Too Many To List
Duo, Trio, Quartet or Six piece band
Jazz, Blues & Acoustic Grooves ……& Original Compositions
Bonnie Lee Galea ..... sultry, sophisticated & stylish! has performed, managed & marketed her own band’s professionally since 2000 throughout Northern Territory, Queensland & now South Australia. With her Mediterranean background, this songstress has a vast repertoire extending from early classics to current contemporary numbers & occasionally her original compositions. Not only performing selections from Billie Holiday, Ruth Brown & Janis Joplin but to Bob Marley, Melody Gardot, Alanis Morrissette & Amy Winehouse incorporating romantic songs sung in Mediterranean languages adopted from her travels!
Travelling interstate & locally for performances Bonnie Lee Galea is accompanied by some of the most talented local musicians in each state, on a variety of instruments, reviving memorable compositions transformed into their own unique style.
Over the years Bonnie Lee Galea’s performances have included regular & individual bookings at events & venues such as the Skycity Darwin, Jupiter’s Casino Qld, Adelaide Convention Centre/Cellar Door Wine Festival, NT Sports Awards; Christmas Functions; Annual Food & Wine Events/Expos; Festivals; Yacht & Golf Clubs; Markets; Conferences; Weddings; Annual Expos; Charity Organisations, & General Venues etc. including having been the support band for John Morrison [brother of Trumpet player James] on Casino Lawns Sunset Jazz in the NT.
Known mostly under name of Bon-Fire since 2007 & pre 2007 as Firewater & Esh!
they tailor their reportoire to suit your individual booking.
So………. Are You Ready for an eclectic assortment of Jazz, Blues, Acoustic Grooves & Original Compositions?
AVAILABLE FOR INTERSTATE AND OVERSEAS BOOKINGS