20+ English Barn Dance Bands In Leicester (English Country Dance) English Ceilidh Band

English Barn Dance Bands: Leicester, Leicestershire - for your Event

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The MW Barn Dance/Ceilidh band in Leicester, Leicestershire
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£440 - £530
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The MW Ceilidh Band are happy to play for your wedding reception, party, celebration, barn dance, square dance, hoedown or ceilidh.

The band offers a mixture of traditional English, Irish, Scottish and American dance music suitable for a barn dance or ceilidh, played on fiddle and mandola or mandolin backed up by guitar and bodhran played by their usual caller. Bringing traditional music and dance to Leicester with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band.

For an American square dance they can augment the band to a 4-piece band plus caller with a fiddle, 5 string banjo, mandolin and ... more


The AR Barn Dance Band in Leicester, Leicestershire
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£510 - £620
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This lively band are a very popular and experienced Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band and are available for all events ranging from weddings, anniversary parties, fund raisers etc. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in Leicester. Although specialising in English Ceilidh their extensive repertoire of English traditional tunes along with a good selection of Scottish, Irish, American and some European and modern compositions means that the band are able to undertake Burns Nights etc. The band consists of some of the finest Ceilidh musicians in the area. ... more


The BW Barn Dance/Ceilidh Band in Leicester, Leicestershire
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£590 - £720
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This is a 4 piece band plus caller, comprising melodeon, guitar, bass percussion, caller. An ideal English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band for a wedding or party in Leicester. They play mostly traditional English, Scottish, Irish and American tunes, but you may hear the occasional tune from mainland Europe or Scandinavia, and also modern tunes composed by a band member or friend of the band.

The band are experienced in playing for all types of events including weddings, anniversaries, birthdays, parties and village events.


The BSP Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band in Leicester, Leicestershire
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£640 - £780
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The BSP Band have been entertaining people in the Nottingham and East Midlands area for Weddings, Anniversaries, Birthdays, Fund Raising Events, Schools, Scouts, Village Fetes, Sports Club Socials, Corporate Events, Round Table, Rotary Club etc. etc. for many years. Planning a traditional English dance in Leicester? Then this English Barn Dance Band could be for you.

For ceilidhs they provide a range of dance tunes. Their caller chooses dances to suit the mood and experience of the dancers. He gives complete and clear instructions to everyone and attempts to make certain that everyone knows ... more


The TLD Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band in Leicester, Leicestershire
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£480 - £580
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The TLD Band formed eleven years ago as a ceilidh band, and have since performed regularly around the East Midlands and beyond. Instruments used include melodeon, fiddle, concertina, guitar, banjo, bass, mandolin and sometimes drums. Bringing traditional music and dance to Leicester with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band. Their caller can generate a lively atmosphere within seconds and his approach to dancing is definitely to hit minimum anxiety for the dancers and to make it fun!

Nottinghamshire Fire Service, the RNIB, The United Nations Association have used the band regularly ... more


The FBA English Barn Dance Band in Leicester, Leicestershire
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£580 - £710
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An all English Barn Dance Band, the FBA Ceilidh band is an English ceilidh band available for bookings for weddings, anniversaries, conferences or any other occasion where people want to enjoy dancing to traditional and modern folk tunes. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in Leicester. All ages and abilities are catered for - no previous experience necessary! Their caller will explain all the dances so anyone can join in.

The line-up consists of piano accordion, keyboard, bass guitar and drums, (flute when available – no extra cost) plus ... more


The BE Barn Dance / Ceilidh Band  in Leicester, Leicestershire
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£570 - £700
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Based on an English Barn Dance Band, they can also include French, Scottish and Irish if desired.The BE Ceilidh Band are an electric folk band playing traditional English, Irish, Scottish and Breton music in their own energetic style. An ideal English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band for a wedding or party in Leicester. The band was formed in 1992 and has developed a unique and appealing style ranging from folk to rock - they can be as loud or as quiet as you want! Specialising in Barn Dances, they can be booked for any event requiring music or dance or both!


The OD Ceilidh/ Barn Dance Band in Leicester, Leicestershire
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£490 - £600
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The OD band have been established for many years playing for concerts, dances, sessions and festivals. They provide their own caller and their dances cover a wide range from the UK, USA and Latvia. Planning a traditional English dance in Leicester? Then this English Barn Dance Band could be for you. They provide their own high quality PA system where required. The band have made regular club appearances in the Midlands plus festivals in Barnard Castle, Chippenham, Coleshill, Eastbourne, Fylde, Crawley,Broadstairs and Whittlesea Straw Bear and many other venues as well as local radio broadcasts ... more


The RR Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band in Leicester, Leicestershire
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£570 - £850
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This is a lively folk rock, celtic, roots and ceilidh band, playing pubs, festivals and private parties across the UK. As a ceilidh band, they specialises in lively jigs and reels complete with a caller, interspersed with upbeat traditional folk music and contemporary, original material. Not your average, twee ceilidh band! Just take a listen. Bringing traditional music and dance to Leicester with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band.


The MTS Ceilidh /Barn Dance Band in Leicester, Leicestershire
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£470 - £570
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The MTS Ceilidh Band was founded in 2004 and play a heady mix of English, Scottish & European dance tunes complimented by some stomping foot percussion. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in Leicester. The band comprises of two fiddles (one of whom also plays the MAndolin) and a caller who also plays Melodeon. Each individual member has a wealth of performing experience and the band perform regularly at weddings, private functions and corporate events, and have played at many of the Oxford Colleges. A mighty mix of trad. English, Celtic and ... more

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More about English Barn Dance Bands

The English Barn Dance Band pages list bands that are available in Leicester. People often get confused by what is different about a Ceilidh dance, Barn dance or Hoedown. Barn Dance or Country Dance is the English terminology for basically the same kind of event, but with some specifically English tunes and dances, though many tunes and dances are claimed by a number of countries. If you are unsure, identify what kind of dance band would be suitable for your wedding day or celebration in Leicester, click on the link below:

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About Leicester

There was probably a Celtic settlement at Leicester before the Romans invaded Britain. It was the capital of the local Celtic tribe, the Coriletavi. The Romans invaded Britain in 43 and captured Leicestershire in 47. They built a fort at Leicester in 48. The Celtic settlement nearby prospered as the soldiers provided a market for the townspeople’s goods. About 80 the army moved on but the town flourished.

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