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Bands in Central England

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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...
Status Quo ?? Not quite ! But almost !!!! Billy Connolly ? Sort of............but the accent changes.......just a lot !!!! Scintillatin' fiddle music......YEP.....You bet ! Anyone seen the film 'The Wickerman' ?....(but Britt Ekland is no longer with the band....sad to say.) Let's get serious !! OK........then there's the dancin' !! That do-si-do stuff (basically,makin' an arse of yourself...an...
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 ...
Based in Berkshire,this barn dance band started about 1981. Though playing mainly English traditional music,their repertoire now also includes music from Scotland, Ireland, France, Germany and some other countries. The instruments played include keyboard, fiddle, melodeon, bodhran, accordion, guitar, recorder, trumpet, tambourine and hurdy gurdy in a very lively and danceable style.The band ...
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...

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