English Barn Dance Bands: Central Wales - for your Event

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The BR Ceilidh /Barn Dance Band in Central Wales
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£500 - £640
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This band are one of the most experienced and lively ceilidh bands in Wales. Bringing traditional music and dance to Central Wales with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band. Their music and dances draw on the rich traditional folk repertoire of Wales, Ireland, England and Scotland and will light your up your barn dance, wedding, party or in fact any event. For any entertainment , for young and old, seasoned dancers or people with two left feet, the band's experienced caller will get you up and dancing.


The SR English Barn Dance Band in Central Wales
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£500 - £610
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Based on an English Barn Dance Band, they can also include American, Scottish and Irish if desired. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in Central Wales. Hear all the traditional barn dance tunes, dance all the dances, with the SR Band, including accordion, fiddle, bass and Sheila herself, the caller (+ guitar, percussion) ,– and what a lovely Geordie accent she has too! The band's emphasis is on having fun and they are happy to play for any event, from village socials, birthdays, anniversaries, weddings etc.

Smaller bands are also available.


The LR Barn Dance/ Ceilidh Band in Central Wales
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£310 - £380
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This band can cater for Barn Dances & Ceilidhs, or provide foot-stomping musical entertainment for parties & weddings, pubs & social clubs, folk clubs, banquets, Irish & Scottish theme parties etc. An ideal English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band for a wedding or party in Central Wales. Barn dances & ceilidhs with the LR Band are strictly for fun & for those who don’t want to take it all too seriously! No previous experience is required as they have an excellent caller & none of the dances are too complicated. The caller does a thorough explanation & practice walk-through for you b ... more


Ringerike Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band in Central Wales
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£480 - £590
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This is the 3 piece including caller lineup of Ringerike (4 & 5 piece available). They play a huge range of folk music for both listening and dancing to. They are no ordinary folk band. As classically trained musicians, they "put the music" into folk. Planning a traditional English dance in Central Wales? Then this English Barn Dance Band could be for you. With such a wide repertoire they can put on specific Irish, or Scottish events, or play a wide range of national and international music.

You define the style of event you want - folk music ranges from some of the most moving and lyrical music ... more


The Madding Crowd English Country Dance Band in Central Wales
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£590 - £730
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A period English Country Dance Band. (Ceilidh or Barndance of the time.) Experience the music and dances that would have been familiar to Thomas Hardy and the characters he encapsulated in his novels and poetry. Bringing traditional music and dance to Central Wales with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band. At one time Thomas Hardy thought of himself primarily as a musician and fiddle player, playing in village and church bands, and producing his collections of English traditional music. The well known tune ‘Dribbles of Brandy’, ‘Tink a Tink’ and ‘The Triumph’ were all found in Hardy’s man ... more


The Hullabaloo English Barn Dance Band in Central Wales
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£590 - £730
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Be traditionally English with the Hullubaloo Band. Jigs, Reels & Hornpipes from the West Country to Nothumbria played in true English style. Whether you call it a Ceilidh, Barn Dance or English Country Dance, is up to you. What it definitely is, is an evening of fun! The caller will guide you through the dances and make the evening accessible to everyone, regardless of experience or age. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in Central Wales.

Instrumental line-up is traditional with fiddle, flute / piccolo (or accordion), guitar, bass. This high ... more


The Austentatious English Country Dance Band in Central Wales
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£700 - £860
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A period English Country Dance Band. (Ceilidh or Barndance of the time.) Experience the civilised music & dance of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice. Dance to tunes with names like ‘A Trip To Highgate’, ‘The Alderman’s Hat’ & ‘The Pleasures of the Town’ played by a band typical of the period, with oboe, violin, flute/harpsichord, guitar/mandola and cello/bass. An ideal English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band for a wedding or party in Central Wales.

The band's caller (who advised on music to Polanski's Tess of the D'Urbervilles, including teaching the star, Peter Firth to play ... more


The CM Ceilidh/ Barn Dance Band in Central Wales
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£560 - £710
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Based on an Irish Ceilidh Band, they can also include Scottish, English and Irish music if desired. The Band have been playing in and around the Midlands since 1979, so their music is spot on for dancing. Planning a traditional English dance in Central Wales? Then this English Barn Dance Band could be for you.

The usual format is based around Roger's driving accordion - which is usually accompanied by guitar and fiddle. However a banjo player is sometimes available if required, especially if the night is crying out for an Irish Ceili 'flavour',with some of the well-known songs for good measure ... more


The WCD Barn Dance / Ceilidh Band in Central Wales
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£620 - £830
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The WC Ceilidh /barn dance band is a lively group comprising of five talented musicians with a wide range of musical tastes and experience, who take common delight in sharing their skills, enthusiasm and passion for live music. Bringing traditional music and dance to Central Wales with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band. Whether you have arranged dozens of ceilidhs, or are contemplating your very first - this could be the band for you. They play traditional and contemporary folk dance tunes and call dances from all over the British Isles and beyond. The band also has a selection of cla ... more


The HPT Barn Dance / Ceilidh Band in Central Wales
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£500 - £610
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This group are a barn dance/Ceilidh band providing live music in a lively and exciting style. The band has been in existence for over 25 years, under the leadership of Tony. Whilst the line-up has been 'liquid', the core of Tony and Hamish has remained constant. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in Central Wales. Their music covers English, Irish, Scottish and American country dance tunes, as well as European tunes.

The band have played in a variety of venues ranging from village halls to castles.

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More about English Barn Dance Bands

The English Barn Dance Band pages list bands that are available in Central Wales. People often get confused by what is different about a Ceilidh dance, Barn dance & Hoedown. If you are unsure, identify what kind of dance band would be suitable for your wedding day or celebration in Central Wales, click on the link below:

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About Mid Wales

Mid Wales (Welsh: Canolbarth Cymru or simply Y Canolbarth "The Midlands") is the name given to the area of Wales lying between North and South Wales. It borders England via the Welsh Marches to the east and the Irish Sea via Cardigan Bay to the west (West Wales is to the south-west). The region approximately consists of the modern counties of Ceredigion and Powys, or the pre-1974 counties of Brecknockshire, Cardiganshire, Montgomeryshire and Radnorshire.

Mid Wales is also sometimes said to include Merioneth, but this is far from usual. Mid Wales is dominated by the remote Cambrian Mountains which run down the centre of the area including the area sometimes referred to as the "Desert of Wales". It is sparsely populated, with most settlements being situated to the east of the mountains, including Builth Wells, Welshpool, and Newtown. There are also a few towns on the coast, most notably Aberystwyth, the de facto capital of the region.

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Classical Music For Weddings: Central WalesJazz Guitarists: Central WalesWedding Music Bands: Central Wales
Classical Pianists: Central WalesJazz Pianists: Central WalesWedding Songs: Central Wales
Classical Singers: Central WalesJazz Quartets: Central WalesWedding String Quartets: Central Wales
Classical Solos Duos And Trios: Central WalesJazz Solos And Duos: Central WalesWind Ensembles: Central Wales

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