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Bands in East Midlands

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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...
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...
A versatile three-piece band (including caller).  They can provide an entertaining evening of tunes for ceilidhs or barn dances or songs and fun with anything from music hall to medieval banquets. The line-up includes fiddle, guitar and piano accordion.  The accordionist and guitarist double as vocalists singing songs between dances.  The fiddler doubles as caller thus keeping the ...
The band first formed in 2003 and after their first gig for a wedding reception in Norwich, bookings have continued to pour in for the band. This compact,experienced trio includes one of the musicians as its own 'in-house' caller and are happy to perform in most parts of Norfolk / Suffolk / Cambridge area Ruth plays melodeon, Liz is on banjo. Antonella calls the dances wh...
Based in South Lincolnshire, this larger 5 piece Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band are happy to play at any event - from wedding to anniversary to birthday or village dance. The Band play a mixture of English, Irish and Scots music and dances. They have their own caller to explain the dances and guide the dancers. Their traditional sound is very lively, led by melodeons and concertina and supported wi...
Lively, energetic 4 piece band with their own regular caller - the band are based in the Worcs area but travel throughout the Midlands and into parts of South and Mid Wales. They always provide very 'danceable-to' music (with their little 'secret' drum machine helping to keep everything rock-steady). Comprising Jon - fiddle Mark - melodeon Pete - guitar...
Primarily a 4 piece band, this ceilidh band will also perform as a duo (plus their caller) for the smaller occasions where space and/or budget are a consideration - but the music won't suffer as you can tell from their impressive pedigree below,offering a wealth of music from all over the British Isles and beyond with their Eastern European and Klesmer music influences VIOLIN Caroline wo...

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