Two orchestra offers from China

Two orchestra offers from China


norman lebrecht

March 28, 2015

The Nigerian scammers have a new gimmick:

Kun Ming W.W inport and export corporation

Dear Manager,

Our Co. is a professional import and export corporation in China. The business integrity of our company is well-known in the field.Because of the increased business, we’re going to invite a large orchestra in your company to perform in china .If you are interested in this order , please send us the  price of one time, we can have further discussion.

Looking forward to your reply soon.

Best regards.


Mr Ma Dong


Here’s another one:

Hello Dear your party leadership;

We are a company from China. At present, I would like to invite a 65-person orchestra to China for a period of 10 days of touring abroad. Cities including Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Shanghai, Beijing, Tianjin, Dalian, Qingdao, Chongqing, Nanjing. Changsha performances in each city. Two field day. Arrival time for China July 25, 2015. If your party intends to cooperate dashing contact me to discuss specific prices and details.

I sincerely look forward to receiving your reply.

China’s yunnan province Wwei lmport& Export Trading Co..Ltd.

Contact person: Zheng Chenggong

shanghai new hall


  • Nick says:

    Totally laughable! Perhaps they should contact the Seoul Philharmonic. Then again, perhaps they have!

  • marguerite foxon says:

    Why don’t they at least get someone fluent in English to rewrite the letter? They might then have a sporting chance of hooking a sucker.

  • Mikey says:

    Why “Nigerian scammers”? there are plenty of scammers in China to go around.

  • Tom Hartley says:

    Do they also sell pills that will enlarge your baton?

  • Flavio Maddonni says:

    I received the same mail