Ceili and Barn Dances: East Anglia, the East of England - for your Event
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They offer a duo of harp with uilleann pipes, flute and whistles - an unusual combination which makes for a head-turning alliance. Their music is foot-tapping and infectious, with a force and life to it. Together they offer a refreshingly modern approach, developing their own sound that is fun, lively and expressive. This band plays for parties weddings and other events in and around East Anglia.
The Duo have already won prizes for their duo act (e.g. The Herschel Irish Young Musician of the Year competition in 2002) and together they create a performance that is tight ... more
The WG Ceilidh Band are a lively five piece band. East Anglia is within this band’s local area for dances. Chris their dedicated caller is on the floor with the dancers demonstrating what to do and helping people with the dances, throughout the evening. Instruments played include fiddle, guitar, vocals, bass, mandolin, mandola and either cajon or drums. They play ceilidhs / barn dances for wedding, parties, corporate events, fundraisers, etc. great fun and a lovely way to get people to mix with each other and stay fit.
The band offer a range of eas ... more
Great Tunes! Great Dances! 5 musicians with a huge wealth of experience who’ve played in all sorts of musical outfits from bluegrass, Irish trad, indie rock, country, even melodic metal! Between them they’ve played hundreds of gigs including weddings, party events, fundraisers, village fetes, mini festivals. The band does regularly private dances in East Anglia.
Dances are carefully selected to suit any audience - absolutely no experience necessary. Everything from a rip-roaring Strip the Willow to something more gentle & elegant like St Bernard ... more
This folk band describe themselvesa as "a one man band with two people, Multiple styles of music with multiple instruments!". A fun band for a wedding or party in East Anglia.
They can perform a mixture of folk styles or perform a whole evening of Irish music and songs for a St Patrick's Celebration or Irish music night. They also have an extensive pop and covers repertoire [see their entry under Function / Covers Bands]
Their music stems from such broad genres as traditional Folk, Folk Rock, Pop, Jazz, Blues, Rock and World Music, Iris ... more
This band have been performing their own particular brand of traditional English, Irish and Scottish music for a while now. The current 5 piece + caller line-up seems to have got people talking about them and they have been very busy recently playing pubs, folk clubs, universities and private parties. This band plays for parties weddings and other events in and around East Anglia.
Founder member, Joe (Guitar and Vocals), and long time members Steve (Bass) and Brendan (Bouzouki, Mandolin, Guitar) have now been joined by two outstanding instrumentalists. Sarah plays ... more
The band use a wide selection of traditional tunes from Ireland, Scotland, and all parts of the UK and further afield.
Using a full band with violin and mandolin, their range of energetic reels, jigs, hornpipes and other tunes are ideal for weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, Burns Nights, and all other special occasions. Their highly experienced callers will cater for any level of experience and guide people smoothly through the evening. East Anglia is within this band’s local area for dances.
Songs can be included if desired.
The RV Ceilidh and Barn Dance Band play English, Irish and Scottish traditional tunes with dances including Blaydon Races, Circassian Circle, Three Meet, Bridge of Athelone, The Music Man, Gay Gordens, The Big Set, Pat A Cake, Lucky Seven, Virginia Reel etc. The band does regularly private dances in East Anglia.
Line up consists of Violins, Keyboard/Caller, Mandolin, Ukulele, Guitars and Bass.
The RV Band can play and call for beginner dances that are easy and fun for everyone - no experience required!
The AK premier Ceilidh and Barn Dance Band provides excellent entertainment fo rall kinds of events, ranging from pub sessions to wedding celebrations and corporate events. A fun band for a wedding or party in East Anglia. Although they are based in Lincolnshire, they regularly perform in the surrounding counties and have travelled as far afield as Kent and Swansea! The standard line-up comprises an accomplished piano accordionist, supported by guitar, flute, whistle, bass and drums and an experienced and entertaining caller who can accommodat ... more
The FW ceilidh band are the ideal ceilidh band for any event. This band plays for parties weddings and other events in and around East Anglia. Antonella, is one of the most admired callers in the area. Sometimes people comment of dance callers being hectoring or school-teacherish! Antonella is the complete opposite of that. She is highly empathetic and equally good at explaining the dance-steps to complete beginners, young children or experienced dancers. She also plays percussion and whistle. Ruth has been described as a ‘flash melodeon player’, and her toe-tapping sq ... more
This band play a mixture of traditional dance tunes from the British Isles and from other European countries, and thier own compositions. East Anglia is within this band’s local area for dances. The HP Band is an established, very experienced barn dance/ ceilidh band .and their electro-acoustic line-up, with its emphasis on rhythm and melody, plays traditional dance tunes as well as more recently composed music.
Although specialising in weddings and private parties, the band regularly play for public dances and at clubs and festivals throughout th ... more