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Bands in Central England

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Duo comprising Pat on fiddle and Dick on accordion.Pat doubles as caller thus reducing the costs. Dick is also a vocalist and multi-instrumentalist providing songs and entertainment between dances. Wide range of music from ceilidhs, barn dances, music hall to medieval. Based around Worcester but available for anywhere in the midlands, Wales, Bristol, Somerset, Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire, Buckin...
This ceilidh band usually comprises fiddle, accordion, keyboard and recorder,but can provide more or less musicians as required. There's many years' experience of music making between them, and a similar time spent on the dance floor learning to appreciate good dance sound. The band play regularly at the country's top barn dance and ceilidh clubs and festivals, including Sidmouth, Whit...
These guys are part of the larger band Ref OCJ3 or OCJ4.However,sometimes room available or budget may be major considerations and this duo (plus their caller,of course) may be just the ticket - lively dance music and song entertainment between the dances Usually comprises accordion/vocals and fiddle with the dancing led by their separate caller (completing the trio).Subject to availability,t...
Hoedown? Barn dance? Celtic flavour? This is a very versatile ceilidh band. With three out of the five having been classically trained, there's nothing folksy about this band; nor are they staid and stuffy. A good time for all, especially the dancers, is the name of the game, all done to an irrestable foot-tapping beat. It's worth coming along to listen, just to hear Nick's...
Now here's a 3 piece ceili band who perform primarily Irish music and songs ! As well as dance music ! And they can perform for concerts (without a caller) ! But they also include any good songs and tunes from Scotland, England, America, and anywhere elseĀ where good music can be found! Tommy,the singer,is so Irish he was born in Scotland ...
This extremely popular ceilidh band was founded in 1996 by Mick Bailey and grew out of the vibrant North London Traditional Music scene. Mick carefully selected the band members for outstanding ability on their individual instruments and as a bunch of good friends.They have built a reputation as a highly entertaining, professional and talented ceilidh band performing at parties, festivals, pubs, c...
BAND VIDEO - see http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QbDvK7V_Pkw A very lively trio of musicians from South Gloucestershire,including their own caller/vocalist.There might only be three of them......but their diversity of instruments is quite staggering........between them,they use fiddle,guitars,bouzouki,accordion,banjo,flute,double bass and percussion. And they sing as well ! And Tony,their c...
This ceilidh band was originally formed in 1992 and developed over the years playing Celtic music - mainly Irish and Scottish - for ceilidhs and barn dances at all sorts of parties and wedding receptions.The band's strength lies in its flexibility ,playing a mix of jigs,reels,marches,polkas,waltzes etc - plus vocals and songs from the folk tradition. Bournemouth/Dorset based C...
Vastly experienced ceilidh band,with flexible line-up - 3 musicians  (from amongst accordion,fiddle,guitar,banjo or flute - depending on availability and client's wishes). The usual format is based around Roger's driving accordion  - which is usually accompanied by guitar and fiddle.But the banjo player is sometimes available if required,especially if the night i...
This ceilidh band can also be described as a folk-rock band,based in the West Midlands. The band comprises five  people with a wide range of musical tastes and experience, who take common delight in sharing their skills and enthusiasm with just about anyone who cares to listen. And can rev up the night with some live classic 'covers' songs delivered by Paul,...

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