Guitarist and Street performers are a unique breed of people. Relying solely on the money that they make from standing on the street corners and entertaining. It can be a hard way to make a living which mostly depends on the types of people that pass him on the streets and hear his musical choices. Some of their financial support may come from passer bys that think that he is full of talent and some support may come from people who feel sorry for him and just place a few dollars in their till.
Street performing can be a very insecure way to make a living since you have to deal with the weather. You can almost count on your earnings being lower on rainy days or on days when the weather is freezing and people are just no walking down the streets as they would on a pretty day.
In a large city, you will find street performers who play different instruments such as trumpets or even the harmonica. You can also find street performers who juggle, do acrobats and even have juggling routines that they perform to earn money.
The next time that you see a street performer, be sure and contribute to their till.