- Main activity
- Main genre
- Language skills
- English German
- Artist Recording Studio Composer
- Latin Easy Listening Jazz
4 to the Bar is a band based in Frankfurt, Germany. The band was formed in 1990 by Andreas Stroh, who is the band’s arranger, composer and contrabass player. Further current band members are Miriam Skroban (voice), Robert Kopp ( drums + percussion, e-grooves and DJ), and Claudiu Gheorghiu on the piano. http://4tothebar.de
The musical direction of the lounge and party band is a mix of lounge music, jazz, swing und soul. The band produces their CDs – which include newly arranged cover versions as well as own compositions in their own sound studio. The musicians, cool elegant in appearance, perform in clubs, at parties and all types of events. The first album “Blue Casino Moon“ in 1998 produced a successful mix of jazzy cover songs and own pieces and fulfilled fans wishes to take the music they heard live home with them. The second album “Casino Royale” was released in 2000 and continued in the same musical direction. The third album “Live at the King Kamehameha“ was recorded live in Frankfurt’s night club King Kamehameha in 2002, and included such lounge music classics as “Bongo Bong“ and “Mas Que Nada“. “Samba Bianco” was released in 2004 and was the first album of solely the band’s own compositions. The year 2007 was the year the album “5” was recorded with the singer Inga Lühning, a retrospective of the live repertoires, including the well known pieces “Song 2” and “Sixteen Tons“.