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Bands in North East England

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The band-Jan, Roy, and Nigel have been playing for /running dances for many years. A professional trio they take a pride in providing good quality entertainment at weddings and party dances for all ages. Roy specialises on melodeon, Nigel provides a strong rhythmn on keyboard or guitar together with classic folk songs, and Jan adds bass for lively tunes such as Scottish marches and recorde...
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 ...
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 ...
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...
Combining the best in British folk music with roots, rock and reggae rhythms, this line-up has been one of the leading ceilidh bands in the area.  They developed as part of the new wave of folk dance bands that use predominantly English music with it’s robust rhythms to get people on the dance floor. They’re a 5 piece melodeon led band with keyboards, electric guitars, drums and bass – so.....not ...
Cracking band that brings a Hoedown with attitude for the 21st century with swinging tunes and dances to everything from Johnny Cash to YMCA.The band perform both with callers as a "cowboy ceilidh" (Yee-Hah till you drop !!) and without as a storming dance band.Their high energy show mixes dynamic songs with traditional tunes, and country takes on modern classics. The...
This Irish Ceili and Concert band made their debut at Tegingl Festival of Hidden Folk in August 2010 to great acclaim. They play Irish traditional music for concerts and ceilis. They also have a shared love of the music of Brittany and play tunes from all over the British Isles. Becky (Uileann Piper) and Frances (Accordionist) met at the first BBC Radio 2 ...
Based in Kinross and Dundee areas,this compact 3 piece ceilidh band includes their own caller - though,if required,the band can be augmented to suit the occasion (see elsewhere). Gail was taught to play accordion by the Late John Huband of Muirhead, near Dundee. She was a longtime member of the Muirhead Accordion Band which performed regularly in the Dundee area, as well as on frequent visits to ...
Based in Kinross and Dundee areas,this compact 3 piece ceilidh band includes their own caller - though,if required,the band can be augmented to suit the occasion (see elsewhere). Gail was taught to play accordion by the Late John Huband of Muirhead, near Dundee. She was a longtime member of the Muirhead Accordion Band which performed regularly in the Dundee area, as well as on frequent visits to ...
Based in Kinross and Dundee areas,this compact 3 piece ceilidh band includes their own caller - though,if required,the band can be augmented to suit the occasion (see elsewhere). Gail was taught to play accordion by the Late John Huband of Muirhead, near Dundee. She was a longtime member of the Muirhead Accordion Band which performed regularly in the Dundee area, as well as on frequent visits to ...

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