English Barn Dance Bands: Widnes, Cheshire - for your Event

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The BFB Instrumental Folk Band in Widnes, Cheshire
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£680 - £830
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Theis band are a professional four piece Irish and Ceili Band, who play a fantastic and lively range of real Traditional and Contemporary Irish music, songs and tunes, as well as Celtic rock and Country rock & roll. They are all professional musicians who came together about 8 years ago from academic, formal, semi-pro and session music backgrounds, to form one of the most vibrant and lively bands on the Irish music scene today. Bringing traditional music and dance to Widnes with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band.

They also do Ceili's as a five piece band, including a caller ... more


The BFB Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band in Widnes, Cheshire
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£660 - £800
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Based on an Irish Ceilidh Band, they can also include Scottish, English, CelticRock , Country and Rock&Roll if desired. The Band are a professional four piece Irish Band offering a fantastic and lively range of Irish music. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in Widnes. They are all professional musicians who came together about 5 years ago to form one of the most vibrant and lively bands on the Irish music scene today.

They also specialise in Ceilidhs and can offer all types of Ceilidh, whether you want to have an Irish, Scottish or ... more


The TF Ceilidh /Barn Dance Band in Widnes, Cheshire
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£530 - £650
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With a huge repertoire of music and dances from the British Isles, and America. An ideal English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band for a wedding or party in Widnes. The band plays for all the main Ceilidh nights, namely Burns Night, St. Andrew's Day, St. Patrick's Day, New Years Eve, and Hoe Downs for American Independence Day. BBC Music Live Festival, broadcast on the BBC, been twice featured on Radio Merseyside's Folk Scene programme, as well as many other local radio stations around the country


The RT Ceilidh Band in Widnes, Cheshire
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£620 - £760
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This is a lively ceilidh band available for all occasions including weddings,birthday parties, social functions and corporate events. The RT Ceilidh band supply fun entertainment and dancing which can be customised to your requirements and function. The band play all the classic dances, Gay Gordon's, Strip the Willow, Barn Dance, Grand Chain, St. Bernard's Waltz, Waves of Tory and many more. If you have a favourite just let themknow.


The AB Barn Dance/ Ceilidh Band in Widnes, Cheshire
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£630 - £760
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Since forming in 2001, this band have become firm favourites in their home area. They've played for weddings, corporate events, birthday parties, conferences, PTA hops and harvest festivals, and are used to fitting in with your existing arrangements. Bringing traditional music and dance to Widnes with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band. If you and your guests have never been to a ceilidh, ceili, barn dance, hoe down, folk dance or whatever you want to call it before, don't worry! The caller is there to ensure that everyone has a good time. He or she will introduce the dances and m ... more


The CF  Folk Band in Widnes, Cheshire
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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. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in Widnes. 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 GM Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band in Widnes, Cheshire
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£460 - £560
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The GM Band play music for all sorts of events and in venues such as hotels, restaurants and church halls. An ideal English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band for a wedding or party in Widnes. Their line up is fiddle/caller, guitar, and bass. Their caller is experienced in explaining the dances and then helping people through them. They usually start with very easy dances and then they get a bit more complex as the evening goes on. During any breaks, the band will play some tunes or sing a few songs.

A larger band is also available.


The MG Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band in Widnes, Cheshire
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£660 - £800
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An extension of their top Irish band (The WJ Band ref:4206.1), they are joined by experienced callers like Roger Newton, Fred Lloyd and Geoff Miller, who go together to form the MG Ceilidh Band. Planning a traditional English dance in Widnes? Then this English Barn Dance Band could be for you.

The ceilidh band play a mix of Irish, Scottish and English tunes to accompany a mix of traditional dances to suit both beginners and experts alike.

Between the breaks, you are entertained with some of the bands extensive repertoire of great songs.


The RT Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band in Widnes, Cheshire
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£650 - £790
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The RT Band are an experienced ceilidh band who play venues throughout the North West of England. They play at folk festivals, parties, wedding receptions and other events. Bringing traditional music and dance to Widnes with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band.

As you are probably aware, the great advantage of folk dance for a party (or any other event) is that your guests need not know anything at all about folk dancing as the whole thing is explained by the caller and walked through once or twice beforehand.

The line up for this band consists of melodeon, fiddle, guitar, b ... more


The SR Barn Dance /Ceilidh Band in Widnes, Cheshire
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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 Widnes. A 4 piece band comprising:

Mary – accordion, has played for several barn dance bands and Morris sides.
Paul – banjo and caller. Trained on classical guitar, now plays melodeon and banjo. Musician and dancer, for a local Morris side for many years.
Pete – guitar, new to folk, but highly experienced in other genres or Alistair on bass guitar and either Rowanne – Violin and Alto Sax or Emil ... more

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More about English Barn Dance Bands

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

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About Widnes

An area of poor agricultural soil, described as ‘half marsh and half moor’, seems to be the earliest description we have of the area on the northern shore of the River Mersey which is now occupied by the town of Widnes.

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