The Story of "Can I Be Frank?"
Throughout the 1970’s and the 1980’s, Frank Mills was a household
name in Canada and throughout the World. He won many awards
nationally and internationally for his warm, light hearted, and easy
listening instrumental music. Frank’s career was highlighted by the
worldwide acclaim for his hit, "Music Box Dancer". Since Frank’s
retirement in 2000, the only way to listen to this timeless music
was through your favorite recordings.
Rob has wanted to
perform Mr. Mills’ music on stage ever since Frank departed from the
music scene. It was a visit with John Lester in 2006 that led to
Rob’s concepts for putting together a show that included many of Mr.
Mills’ memorable hits. After receiving permission from Frank to do
the show, the groundwork was laid and "Can I Be Frank?" started to
come alive. Rob decided to make the show a tribute to Frank and his
music without turning the show into an impersonation. The show will
feature Frank’s music performed simple - without all the bells and
whistles - but with a touch of Rob White mixed in.
excited to perform the music of Frank Mills on stage. He hopes to
catch some of the magical ambiance created at Frank’s live shows by
playing some of Mr. Mills’ most requested songs. Come and enjoy the
beloved music of Frank Mills as it comes alive on stage, one more
time and see why Rob wanted to BE just
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