[Dixielandjazz] (no subject)
Robert S. Ringwald
Thu, 12 Sep 2002 17:35:08 -0700
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From: "Bill Gunter" <email@example.com>
Sent: Thursday, September 12, 2002 4:54 PM
Subject: [Dixielandjazz] (no subject)
>Bill Gunter wrote:
> Bob Romans posed the hypothetical situation:
> ----> the Romans scenario
> . . your band is booked at a local country club. It pays $100 per man, and
> is a very nice gig!! Everything is going great, the band is cookin'
> During the last break, you find the manager and let him know you've
> enjoyed the gig, and you hope he'll call you again, so you hand him your
> card and he informs you that one of your sidemen just gave him HIS card,
> suggested he call HIM the next time if he wanted a band since he, too, has
> What would YOU do?? Is this an ethical thing for a sideman to do? Would
> you hire that sideman again for another gig?
> -----> end of Romans scenario
> THAT is the situation I've been talking about.
As Gunter states, Roman's questions are:
1. Is this an ethical thing for a sideman to do?
The answer is simply NO.
2. Would you hire this sideman again?
Simply put, NO.
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