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Bands in West Midlands

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Extremely well-established ceilidh/barn dance band,well-known throughout England for its coverage of festivals, large regional ceilidhs and smaller local events. The Band has a large repertoire of traditional and modern dance music, mostly from the British Isles, but also including music from other countries. The band's unique sound is a product of traditional and modern elements of music and...
VIDEO OF BAND - Visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9-rq6l5ACWM Established Ceilidh band based in Gloucestershire with a wide, versatile range of music from all parts of the British Isles and America. The trio comprises melodeon, guitar and woodwind and will adapt their music and dances to suit events such as Scottish and Irish nights as well as Barn Dances and Hoedown styl...
Irish, Scottish, English, Scandinavian and more. Members of the band have appeared at Sidmouth, Monaco and other major festivals. Classically trained musicians - they put the music into folk !The line-up is: fiddle, piccolo / flute, lead guitar or double bass/bass guitar
Irish, Scottish, English, Scandinavian and more.  Members of the band have appeared at Sidmouth, Monaco and other major festivals. Classically trained musicians - they put the music into folk !The line-up : fiddle, piccolo / flute, lead guitar, bass guitar/double bass 
Now here's a little (??) something more like folk/rock ! Apart from the musicians (come to them later !),Martin,the band's own caller,is guaranteed to turn the "two-most-left-footist-reluctant-'I ain't gonna dance-I gotta war wound (an' a sore head !!!)" into some sort of dancer that you'd be proud to fall over with !!!!  That's some sort of an achievement. An...
Talk about young,gifted and........young !! (Ggrrrr..) First there's Simon (melodeon) and Nina (piano)....Simon has been a leading musician, well-known throughout the 'folk dance/music' and Roots music world whilst Nina (as well as being an accomplished pianist and vocalist) also has a background in jazz music. And then,to complete the trio... there's TIm.............loosely des...
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...
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...
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...
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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