American Barn Dance Bands: the South West - for your Event
Live Music Booking Service for Your Party, Wedding or Event from - Midsummer Music - the music people
This band are a great option for any social event - with their lively music and great caller they offer a great evening for all age groups. The music is cheerful and lively, and the basic steps are taught and can be learned easily; a walk through is usually provided for new dancers before the start of each dance. Bring a bit of the USA to the South West for a Hoedown with this American Barn Dance Band.
Line up is composed of Accordion+Caller /Fiddle/whistle/harp, Guitar/Mandolin and Bodhran.
A smaller band is also available.
The NC Ceilidh Band is a three piece band from Cornwall. They play a variety of instruments but find that the guitar, tenor banjo and flute give them the bass rhythm, middle range and melody lead that drives the music for Barn Dances. Book this American Barn Dance Band for your cowboy hoedown in the South West.
The three musicians of the NC Band are joined by experienced caller Alison, who will tailor the dance programme to suit the audience, whether that be accomplished dancers or the absolute beginners. The caller uses a radio microphone with a head set so Alison ... more
"I danced my socks off", " Loved the music". Just two quotes from very satisfied customers. The CM Ceilidh band is the ideal choice for fun and entertainment.
Their friendly and encouraging caller cater for all ages and abilities, leading you easily through the moves. The band is 'top class', not just a backing band, but one allowing everyone to dance to rocking jigs and reels. The line up is Guitar, fiddle (caller), flute, mandolin and percussion (caller). The musicians' backgrounds in Irish ... more
This band can offer Irish, Scottish, English, American, Scandinavian Barn Dance & Ceilidh plus Klezmer. The JF Band specialise in providing the perfect entertainment for functions such as weddings, parties, anniversaries, corporate functions and more. Planning a Hoedown in the South West, then this American Barn Dance Band could be for you. They are flexible in catering for any specific requests such as specific dances and we are always happy to discuss your requirements.
The JF Band play music from a mixture of countries; mainly England, Scotland and Ireland but also some from Sw ... more
This ceilidh band have experience in entertaining at all types of function - club/works socials, wedding receptions, fund raisers etc. and have played in venues both small and large - village halls with under a 100 guests to the Bournemouth International Centre for 2,000+ . Bring a bit of the USA to the South West for a Hoedown with this American Barn Dance Band.
The band's line-up is Mike on accordion, John on acoustic guitar, and Luke on percussion, plus their caller.
If you want a fun evening that all will enjoy, then a barn dance is a great way to provide it. This band's c ... more
The RR Band play a mix of traditional folk tunes and original compositions, collected from around the world.
Well known in the South of England, they have played at local festivals, regional ceilidhs and many smaller private events. Book this American Barn Dance Band for your cowboy hoedown in the South West.
With a solid driving rhythm section and vibrant melodies, The RR Band will give you a reason to dance!
The band line up includes accordion, fiddle, guitar, drums and caller.
The FD ceilidh band offers a 4 piece plus caller, flexible instrumental lineup. An ideal American Barn Dance Band for a wedding or party hoedown in the South West. They bring their own energetic, innovative style to folk music and dance, making for a unique ceilidh experience! Over the last two years they have played in countless sessions and ceilidhs with the society, learning new tunes together and arranging sets in original ways. Now playing as a standalone band, they continue to build on that background, creating more personalised sets and arrangements, and making each p ... more
Based on a Scottish Ceilidh Band, they can also include American, Irish and English if desired. The SW Band are great entertainers playing infectious Celtic tunes and songs, treating every event as the party of the year. The band quoted here (3 piece plus caller) is just one line-up of their flexible 3 - 6 players band, to suit the customers budget. The more players, the bigger the sound. Planning a Hoedown in the South West, then this American Barn Dance Band could be for you.
Their charismatic caller, 'Miss Dixie', calls dances enjoyable for all ages and abilities, to ensure e ... more
An all American Barn Dance Band, this band are the most fun you can have with country music! Perfect for Wild West parties, weddings and hoe-downs. Great live music is used for the charismatic 'Miss Dixie' to call fun and easy line dances, square dances and barn dances suitable for all. Bring a bit of the USA to the South West for a Hoedown with this American Barn Dance Band. Many happy clients including Centre Parcs, H M forces and many corporate and wedding clients including the Duke of Westminster. If you want a fun hoe-down, then this is the band for you. Line-up can include gui ... more
This band play music for all kinds of Ceilidhs and Barn Dances. Venues played last year include an American Indian tepee, an Asian Indian tent, sailing clubs, hotels, barns and even a coastal fort which had to be accessed through its gun ports!. Book this American Barn Dance Band for your cowboy hoedown in the South West.
The current line up of musicians backs the caller with dance music on guitar, banjo, violin, mandolin, melodeon and percussion. They can also provide musical entertainment between dances with a variety of tunes and songs.
The band will have a gr ... more