The life and times of Kiwi crooner Vance Fontaine, told in improvised musical storytelling before a live audience.
With the help of audience suggestions, master improvisers Vance and his band create songs and stories on the spot, and tie it all together into a biographic retrospective. If you can imagine it, it happened to the Vance, and if you can name a musical style, Vance and The Peculiar Sensations can play it.
Improvised by Greg Ellis & his band The Peculiar Sensations
By Greg Ellis with The Peculiar Sensations - Tane Upjohn Beatson, Takumi Motokawa, Thomas P McGrath, Maitiu Whiting. An improvised stage musical revue based on thematic suggestions from the audience… Audio
At the end of each show Vance and his band perform a medley of different styles of music. Greg inroduces a medley around the theme of the Christmas Tree in the styles of Rock Opera, Drum and Bass… Audio
Greg introduces a concept album, Flying High, around the theme of Vance getting his pilot's licence. It's in the styles of R & B, Country and Western, Kids' music, contemporary Christian music and… Audio