English Barn Dance Bands: Staffordshire - for your Event

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The FP Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band in Staffordshire
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£410 - £500
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The FP Band are a professional piano and violin (and flute/recorder) two-piece folk band - plus caller, who specialise in playing for social dance, Playford dances and balls, American contra and barn dances. Bringing traditional music and dance to Staffordshire with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band. The Band will make any event special, with a tailor-made programme of dances to suit your experience and occasion. This dynamic duo have been playing professionally for nearly a decade.

This Duo are also happy to offer a larger band adding more musicians as required.


The CN Barn Dance/Ceilidh Band in Staffordshire
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£500 - £620
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Based on an English Barn Dance Band, they can also include American and Scottish if desired.This is the larger lineup of their ceilidh band for all sorts of occasions. They play tunes for ceilidhs, barn dances or hoe downs. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in Staffordshire. The line up is melodeon, rhythm/lead guitar and bass guitar, drummer (plus their own caller).

The band have played for events of all kinds - the usual celebratory weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, leaving do's, fund raisers, charities, festivals, social gatherings - th ... more


The SK Ceilidh/ Barn Dance Band in Staffordshire
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£510 - £620
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The SK Band are a fiddle-led four-piece barn dance / ceilidh band and caller playing in a solidly 'British' style with an emphasis upon English tunes. The band members have a wealth of experience and have played together for seven years. Individually and collectively they bring great enthusiasm to country dance music which, when combined with their musical abilities, guarantees a successful, fun event. An ideal English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band for a wedding or party in Staffordshire. The band is especially sympathetic to the needs of clients and can be both flexible and accom ... more


The BE Barn Dance / Ceilidh Band  in Staffordshire
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£560 - £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. Planning a traditional English dance in Staffordshire? Then this English Barn Dance Band could be for you. 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 MW Ceilidh Band in Staffordshire
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£510 - £630
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MW ceilidh band is a collaboration of accomplished folk musicians who have wide ranging experience. The band play a wide variety of tunes. They particularly enjoy playing music from North America and Québec but also play many traditional English, Scottish and Irish tunes. Although the emphasis is on folk dance tunes, they also include some listening tune sets between dances.

MW band are available for any private function that wants a ceilidh (aka barn dance, hoe down, folk dance) including we ... more


The BS Ceilidh/ Barn Dance Band  in Staffordshire
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£500 - £620
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Although basically an Irish Ceilidh Band, the BS Band can also include American, Scottish and English if desired.The band play traditional music, mostly celtic style, for ceilidhs at weddings, parties, universities, schools, fund-raisers and gatherings of all sorts. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in Staffordshire.

The band line-up includes flutes and recorder/ guitar/ fiddle, cittern and banjo and the dance caller and MC. A larger band can be offered with the addition of flute/ guitar/fiddle.

At their dances there are usually some pe ... more


The CF  Folk Band in Staffordshire
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£920 - £1100
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The CF Band are a musically diverse 5 piece band who are gate-crashing the folk scene with a lively blend of traditional Irish, drinking songs, 3 part harmony and instrumentals. An ideal English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band for a wedding or party in Staffordshire. All the members are professional musicians active in many genres of the music industry performing in Classical orchestras to Jazz and World music groups. They all share a passion for Folk and Celtic music and formed the band in 2009 as an outlet for the music. Line-up includes Ange -Whistles / Vocals, Dave - Guitar / V ... more


The CL Barn Dance/ Ceilidh Band in Staffordshire
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£460 - £570
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This is a lively English ceilidh band who provide ceilidhs/barn dances for wedding and civil partnership receptions, birthday parties, corporate events, anniversary parties, club/society socials and more! They play traditional and contemporary ceilidh dance tunes on flute & whistle, melodeon and guitar, along with one of their friendly and experienced callers to teach the dances. Planning a traditional English dance in Staffordshire? Then this English Barn Dance Band could be for you.

Their music takes its influences mainly from the traditional and contemporary folk music of England, Wales, Franc ... more


The WP Ceilidh/ Barn dance Band in Staffordshire
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£510 - £620
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The WP Ceilidh/ Barn Dance Band play traditional music including :-
Irish, English
, Scottish
, American
, Swedish
. The band has appeared on national television whilst performing at the Beverly Folk Festival. Bringing traditional music and dance to Staffordshire with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band. The band has also performed at premier dance venues such as Poynton, Wigan, Mythenroyd and many more. They play regularly for Weddings, Fundraising Events and other functions.


The BD Barn Dance / Ceilidh Band in Staffordshire
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£750 - £940
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The BD Band was formed in 2005 with the aim of providing exciting and high quality music for ceilidhs, dances and other special occasions. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in Staffordshire. The players are all talented and experienced professionals who can perform a wide variety of entertaining folk music. This includes all the favourite Irish, Scottish and English sets, along with French dances, East European tunes, original music written by Gerry, andsome great vocals.

The band line-up consists of accordion, fiddle guitar and bodhran/ p ... more

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The English Barn Dance Band pages list bands that are available in Staffordshire. 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 Staffordshire, click on the link below:

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About Staffordshire

The Staffordshire Moorlands, in the north of the county, has to be the best area for walking. Situated on the southern fringes of the Peak District it's an ideal base for everything from gentle strolls to energetic hill walking. More demanding footpaths can be found among the rugged crags of The Roaches or along the ancient packhorse trails of the Dane Valley. Long distance walkers can enjoy the scenic pleasures of the Staffordshire Way, Gritstone Trail and Limestone Way. If you prefer short circular walks, head for the softer landscapes of the limestone dales, the Churnet Valley, Rudyard Lake or local country parks. North of Leek lies some of the most impressive scenery in the county in the form of The Roaches, a group of rocky fortress like hills set amidst wild moorland. The highest, at 1,500 feet, is called Five Clouds.. Staffordshire covers an area of approximately 35 miles wide and 55 miles long. It has eight major rivers, those being the Trent, Dove, Blyth, Sow, Penk, Churnet, Tame and Stour. Traditionally agriculture and stock-raising has been important in the county. Coal has been abundant, plus lead, copper, iron, Fuller's earth, pipe-clay, marble and ochre were also found. Staffordshire's main and most famous manufacturing industry has been pottery.

From its industrial past, the Potteries area of Staffordshire has produced many excellent brass bands. But Staffordshire also extends up towards the Peak District, an agricultural area where folk traditions are strong. The stately homes of the industrialists would have hosted music of a more refined nature. So in its diversity, music has been abundant in Staffordshire through history to the present day.

Modern Staffordshire has its own bands, but can also draw on the party bands , function bands & covers bands of the Midlands. Perhaps jazz bands are more your cup of tea, or a barn dance bands [plenty of barns in northern Staffordshire!]

Staffordshire is within the sphere of influence of both the Birmingham Conservatoire and the Royal Northern College of Music, and as a result has many fine string quartets in staffordshire who play in venues thought the county. There are many fine jazz bands in staffordshire , jazz having a broad appeal to both the working man and the gentry. ceilidh bands in staffordshire A country rich in folk traditions, barn dance bands in staffordshire can appeal to all wedding quartets in staffordshire

Other types of music

All Female String Quartets: StaffordshireCovers Bands: StaffordshireJazz Trios: Staffordshire
American Barn Dance Bands: StaffordshireFolk Solos And Duos: StaffordshireLive Ceremony Music-Weddings: Staffordshire
Bands for New Year & Christmas: StaffordshireFunction Bands: StaffordshireParty Bands: Staffordshire
Barn Dance Bands: StaffordshireHarps: StaffordshirePop Bands: Staffordshire
Ceili and Barn Dances: StaffordshireHire Local Live Bands: StaffordshireScottish Ceilidh Bands: Staffordshire
Ceilidh Bands: StaffordshireIrish Ceilidh Bands: StaffordshireString Quartets: Staffordshire
Classical Duos: StaffordshireJazz Bands: StaffordshireWedding Ceremony Songs: Staffordshire
Classical Guitarists: StaffordshireJazz Duos: StaffordshireWedding Entertainers: Staffordshire
Classical Music For Weddings: StaffordshireJazz Guitarists: StaffordshireWedding Music Bands: Staffordshire
Classical Pianists: StaffordshireJazz Pianists: StaffordshireWedding Songs: Staffordshire
Classical Singers: StaffordshireJazz Quartets: StaffordshireWedding String Quartets: Staffordshire
Classical Solos Duos And Trios: StaffordshireJazz Solos And Duos: StaffordshireWind Ensembles: Staffordshire

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