Playing Too Much For The Same People?

Discussion in 'The Sound Hound Lounge' started by Stew, May 17, 2011.

  1. Stew

    Stew Member

    Sep 28, 2004
    My wife is the director of a non-profit. They have six to eight events per year. I have a solo act and have been playing most of the events. The people that attend the events are generally older, as am I, and the music I play is from our era. (60's & 70's) It goes over really well and I get compliments each time. I'm going into my third year of playing these events and I'm worried that I could be burning them out. I haven't seen any signs and I want to keep playing them. I try to add new songs each time and mix up the old ones. Any of you play for the same people for a long time?
  2. Brooks

    Brooks Member

    Aug 13, 2004
    North Cacolaki
    yep. did a year of thrs and a year of fri at the same bar as a duo.
    we learned new tunes as much as possible. can you add a 2nd guitar or percussion?
  3. Gas-man

    Gas-man Unrepentant Massaganist

    Feb 28, 2006
    Dude Ranch Above The Sea
    With 6-8 a year I don't think you need to worry about it at all.
  4. frankiestarr

    frankiestarr Member

    Mar 15, 2008
    Play the gig and take the money ! !! Learning new tunes helps too. Don't think about it like that, is anyone complaining???

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