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Bands in West Midlands

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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...
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...
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...
A 4 piece band based in the Midlands of impressive pedigree (see below) featuring a wealth of music  from all over the British Isles and beyond with their Eastern European and Klesmer music influences.Add to this their concert capabilities - ably fronted by their vocalist/guitarist,Alan,the band can provide a full night of music,dance and song ! VIOLIN Caroline won...

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