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

Barn Dance Bands

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Ceilidh band (4 piece including caller) based in Oxford, playing a broad range of British traditional tunes as well as some from, Europe, the USA and Israel. The band performs with one of the musicians 'doubling' as caller.  Latterly,they have also included a number of the Scottish Ceilidh dances to add a mix to the whole night's f...
Ceilidh band (4 piece plus caller) based in Oxford, playing a broad range of British traditional tunes as well as some from, Europe, the USA and Israel. The band works with callers who specialise in English country dancing and is noted for its lively and energetic style. Latterly,they have also included a number of the Scottish Ceilidh dances to add a mix to the whole night's fun.They also ...
Here's a 5 piece ceilidh band based in the West Midlands,whose style is based around English folk tunes fused with a mix of world beats and influences. A punchy line-up of melodeon,saxophone,guitar,bass guitar and drums with their own excellent resident caller,Cate, who will get every crowd dancing into a frenzy with her captivating charm. Though a relatively 'newcomer' band,these ...
BAND VIDEO can be viewed on  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hNzK0VEPcWY Crisp,clean exciting fiddle work from Pete ! Augmented by the solid rhythms supplied by Dan's stunning mandocello (and his voice !).solidly backed by Gareth's piano ! And,completing the set....Paul,their caller and melodeon player, who has a wealth of dances to suit the beginners and the experienced dancers ! ...
A lively (but perfectly formed) ceilidh band for all sorts of occasions that play tunes for ceilidhs, barn dances or hoe downs. The line up is melodeon, rhythm/lead guitar,bass guitar  and drummer to really drive on and emphasize the 'rockability' (plus their own caller). The band plays primarily English and some of their own tunes textured in driving rh...
Here's a group of talented musicians, who have been playing individually for many years on Teesside and then decided to form a ceilidh band - they are capable of catering for all musical tastes - Irish, Scottish, English or American (or a mix). And they'll also throw the odd song in now and then to give everyone else a break Led by Len Wilson,the current 3 piece band line-up inclu...
BAND VIDEO of the larger 4 piece band at   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hNzK0VEPcWY Here's a compact combination of crisp,clean exciting fiddle work from Pete ! Augmented by the solid rhythms supplied by Dan's stunning mandocello (and his voice !).And,now,to complete the set....Paul,their caller and melodeon player, who has a wealth of dances to suit the beginners and the experie...
4 piece band plus their own 'in-house' resident caller,who clearly knows the band's music extremely well. And here's the really interesting bit - just look at the variety of instruments since each of the musicians plays at least two instruments (though not necessarily at the same time,of course !!)...................... melodeon, concertina, saxophone,clarinet.electric bass guitar,...
Back in 1989,this ceilidh band originally formed as the perfect antidote to some of the stiff-starchy Country-dance bands of the time.They set out to be a a band playing traditional English music that rocked (rather than just being another 'Folk-Rock' band).After some line-up changes,the band finally hit the festival scene - within a very short time they were one of the most sought-after ceilidh b...
Ceilidh (Barn Dance, Folk Music) Band located around Torbay and South Devon. Playing throughout Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and the South West, their mix of traditional and folk music with a strong, driving rhythm is ideally suited to Ceilidh dancing and Barn Dances. Musicians include LYNN (fiddle),JOHN (accordion) and MEL (guitar) who have all been  playing in Ceilidh Bands in one form or another ...

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