Roy Orbison and Gene Pitney- Battle of the Voices.
Cabaret aimed at the 40+ age group. Ideally suited as an evening or Morning Melodies performance with the greatest hits of two of the worlds most recognisable voices -
That of Gene Pitney and Roy Orbison.
Eddie Daniels captures the heart and spirit of these unique singer, songwriters. He woos the audience with the haunting voice and operatic style of Orbison and then launches into the "wall of Sound" and multiple harmonies that made Pitney's songs so recognisable. Eddie is able to move his audience through the music of Roy Orbison and Gene Pitney, giving them that unmistakable “goose bump and shiver down the spine feeling” that you get from experiencing something very, very special. Using narration and back projection the audience will re-live the music and lives of two remarkable singers.
Roy Orbison had one of the most distinctive, versatile and powerful voices of pop music in the world. In the words of Elvis Presley, Orbison was simply "the greatest singer in the world."
Gene Pitney with his dramatic tenor voice and piercing climaxes, was among the more remarkable voices of the time.
- Venue Format
- Theatre, Hall
- Technical Rating
- Touring Party
- Min 2 Max 5
The Legends of Gene Pitney and Roy Orbison still draw huge crowds today. Capable of being presented small - Principle + MD or with a band. Bump in / out easy, STAGE 5 x 3m minimum stage Clear access to Dressing room with mirror. Venue to supply full production sound and lights with qualified tech / av / lighting crew. Larger venues powerpoint slides can be used. Please note that for rooms up to 200 people we can supply our own production - costing would be adjusted at time of quote. 2 x Radio mics, min 2 preferably, 4 front wedges, side fills. Lighting - Standard Rig , Front and Mid wash plus back lights for impact. Follow spot. Hazer, Light plot will be provided. Principles travel by Motorhome and are located 4 hours from Brisbane.
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Unique Selling Point
This is more than the music , its an insight into two superstars. Eddie Daniels presents the music of two of the most distinctive voices the world has ever heard, and with a 3 octave range, the voice is believable, haunting and emotive. Narrative, visual and amazing vocals take the audience back to the memories that were created in a golden era. They achieved 109 Top 40 hits, and wrote 71 songs between them, as well as both being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of fame.
Broadcast quality video, High Res poster ready image, Radio ready adds, Foyer pull up, outside Banner.
Post performance Meet and Greet.