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Folk Groups in  Tyne & Wear   

Find available folk groups in   Tyne & Wear  on this web site of music groups

Use the drop down box to select  Tyne & Wear  Folk Groups

This is just a selection of folk groups around the country. To find all our folk groups in   Tyne & Wear  select your county from the drop down box to view the folk groups that play in your area.

 
Quotation and Booking - folk groups in  Tyne & Wear   

If you are interested in one of our folk groups, send an email for a prompt, no obligation quotation. Want to discuss the musical options and alternatives for your special day? Phone or email us at Midsummer Music. We are here to help. To book us, email or phone, it's that simple.      

 

History is reflected in the words of many songs of many folk groups

   The Maid of Tottenham - - As I came down from Tottenham - Upon a market day - - Twas there I spied a bonny lass - Her clothing was so gay - Her journey was to London - With buttermilk and whey - So we both jogged on together, my boys - Sing fal the dal diddle al day. - 2. God speed fair maid, says I to her - You are well overtook - At that she cast her head aside - And gave to me a look - That was as full of lechery - As letters in a book - And we both jogged on together, my boys - Sing fal the dal diddle al day. - - 3. And as we walked along the road - Together side by side - This pretty maid of Tottenham - Her garter came untied - For fear that she might lose it - Look out sweetheart, I cried - Your garter's coming down my love - Sing fal the dal diddle al day.

 
 

Folk Groups - Quotations.      

Much has been written about folk music and folk groups. Here are some quotations:-

We had the music of the bagpipe every day at Armadale, Dunvegan and Col. Dr Johnson appeared fond of it, and used often to stand for some time with his ear close to the great drone. ~James Boswell

Live Music for Weddings, Parties & Corporate Events in  Tyne & Wear   

Weddings - A lively and fun evening for everyone with one of our Folk Groups

Hear online music from our folk groups

Parties & Corporate events - a Barn Dance Band will get everyone up and enjoying the evening

 
Folk and Folk Groups can be really imaginitive with their names.      

 

Gloworms ; Grand Mamou ; Goose and Gridiron Band ; The Great White Steamchicken ; Grand Union :; Hannibal's Heroes ; Happisburgh Light Brigade, departing, ; Harkelees ; Hekety ; Hodges Dump ; Hole in the Wall ; The Hosepipe Band ; Inflammable Band ; Isinglass ; Jabadaw and the Jabadaw Trio ;