Most Unusual Request

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  1. A.N.A. Mendez

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    Opening of the local town's new sewer facility........ A festive affair. [​IMG]
     
  2. ConnDirectorFan

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    A few years back, I was requested by a local HS to play a fanfare when a specific person [who had bid in an auction] walked in or out of a classroom...it was certainly very odd indeed.
     
  3. Ed Kennedy

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    Tony, I did one of those. It was at a gay bar in Chicago ca. 1980. The MC was the comedianne Pudgy.
    "A pretty girl is like a melody..."
     
  4. coolerdave

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    I can't imagine how you played without laughing/
     
  5. barliman2001

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    Seems not so unusual - just got a request to provide music for a burlesque evening at an "establishment". They wanted to pay with free time with the girls...sorry, no.
     
  6. rankamateur

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    Seriously? Dude, why don't I get offers like that?!!! :woop:
     
  7. barliman2001

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    As we refused, the gig is still open...
     
  8. rankamateur

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    Merry Ol' England
    I don't want your cast-offs, thank you very much!
     
  9. ConnDirectorFan

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    double-post mistake; see below
     
  10. ConnDirectorFan

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    I think I know someone with a screen name similar to mine who might...

    Okay, that might not be accurate, but I won't know until he looks at the offer...I myself am suspicious of the "status" [ahem] of these swingers, although
     

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