Dollin perks up, he attention drawn back from wherever it had wondered off to.
"Perform? For a crowd? For money? My good man, I can think of nothing I would like better!"
Then it sinks in there was two sets of questions...
"Ah, guild of rat catchers? That sounds like it might be profitable. Dirty, maybe dangerous, but certainly an avenue for earning some honest coin." He winks slyly on the word honest.
"But to address you two musicians. I've never been to college of any kind. I know I may have introduced myself as Professor Underhill in the past but I assure you that was a simple embellishment and I deeply regret any confusion I may have inadvertently caused. I have promised your most town's most persuasive captain of the guard and have no intention of proving myself a liar. As for the musical talent, such as it is, I have had no formal training in that arena. But I did learn at the feet of a master, my dear mother, god rest her soul. She sang so beautifully, it could make even a rough and rambunctious youth such as I sit still for bath, bed, or meal."