Specialist organisers of barn dance bands, ceilidh bands and folk/dance/concert groups throughout the UK

Barn Dance Bands

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This extremely popular ceilidh band was founded in 1996 by Mick Bailey and grew out of the vibrant North London Traditional Music scene. Mick carefully selected the band members for outstanding ability on their individual instruments and as a bunch of good friends.They have built a reputation as a highly entertaining, professional and talented ceilidh band performing at parties, festivals, pubs, c...
This Ceilidh Band has a line up of violin, accordion and guitar and their repertoire crosses many musical styles whilst maintaining a traditional sound.  In fact,they produce an amazingly full sound as three musicians. The violin takes the lead whilst the accordionist's right keyboard plays chords and harmony parts. The accordionist's left hand buttons give a rich deep bass. The guitar blen...
This Ceilidh Band has a core line up of violin, accordion and guitar augmented by either drums or keyboards (subject to availability) and their repertoire crosses many musical styles whilst maintaining a traditional sound.  Though they produce an amazingly full sound as three musicians,the extra dimension of a fourth musician gives a really big band sound. The violin takes the lead whilst...
This band have been performing as a ceilidh band (or barn dance band) for a number of years in Worcestershire and Herefordshire,the West Midlands and even much further beyond as demand rises and the reputation grows.Based at the foot of the Malvern Hills,the band's origins go back to being part of the band/musicians for a thriving local Ladies' Appalachian Clog Dance team.Dave's driving fiddle tun...
Based in Northumberland,as a 5 piece ceilidh band these fellows specialise in the lively jigs,reels,hornpipes and tuneful slow airs and waltzes which feature in the traditional music of Northumberland and the Borders.The band's repertoire also includes many newly written additions to the Northumbrian tradition. Whilst the band's sound bases itself on the traditional blend of the fiddle ...
For many years now Simon has been at the forefront of English Country Dance Music and as a full-time musician,he's always in  demand. We first spotted Simon playing the melodeon when he was about 15 years old (charming Indian snakes - OK,that bit's not true !),fronting Aunt Thelma's Candlelit Orchestra - and he's just gone on and on from there ! Since those earlier days,he...
Based in Northumberland,as a 4 piece ceilidh band these fellows specialise in the lively jigs,reels,hornpipes and tuneful slow airs and waltzes which feature in the traditional music of Northumberland and the Borders.The band's repertoire also includes many newly written additions to the Northumbrian tradition. Whilst the band's sound bases itself on the traditional blend of the fiddle ...
This 5 piece band wanted to put together a compelling concert and ceilidh band with an eclectic feel - and since launching at Towersey Folk Festival 2000,they have played a wide range of festivals, dances,concerts and,of course,prestigious private events. Infused with blues,soul, jazz and Latin influences, the band draws traditional and original material into inventive arrangements to get...
This ceilidh band have played together since the early 1990's,bringing together their experience of all kinds of folk,dance and related music to barn dances.The band usually appear as a 4/5 piece line-up (plus caller/musician,Vic) from the members below. When their bass player left them in 1998 they were fortunate to get Dave  to replace him and at the same time gain a second fiddle player,Ben....
Andy - bass guitars, acoustic guitar, mandolin, bouzouki and fiddle Andy - anglo concertinas and one-row melodeon Caroline - fiddle Dave  - melodeons Tom - electric and acoustic guitars, keyboards Well, what have we here? Whoosh! If you want to get up the next morning - better not book 'em! This i...

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