English Barn Dance Bands: the East of England - for your Event
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The WG Ceilidh Band are a lively five piece band. Bringing traditional music and dance to the East of England with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band. 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.
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Based on an Irish Ceilidh Band, this band can also include American, Scottish and English if desired. The band includes an Irish championship-winning accordionist, so naturally Irish tunes and songs feature large in their repertoire, alongside Scottish, American and English folk tunes selected for the traditional dances presented by their wonderful caller. So sit back and listen or get up and dance to some great music. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in the East of England. The caller will guide you through the dances and help make sure that everyon ... 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. An ideal English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band for a wedding or party in the East of England.
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 FB Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band are happy to play at any event - from wedding to anniversary to birthday or village dance.
The Band play a mixture of English, Irish and Scots music and dances. Planning a traditional English dance in the East of England? Then this English Barn Dance Band could be for you. They have their own caller to explain the dances and guide the dancers.
Their traditional sound is very lively, led by melodeons and concertina and supported with bass guitar, bodhron, drums, percussion, autoharp and whistles.
This band play a mixture of traditional dance tunes from the British Isles and from other European countries, and thier own compositions. Bringing traditional music and dance to the East of England with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band. 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
The AK Ceilidh Band premier Ceilidh and Barn Dance Band provide excellent entertainment for all kinds of events, ranging from pub sessions to wedding celebrations and corporate events. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in the East of England. Their standard line-up leads with an accomplished piano accordionist, supported by guitar, flute, whistle, bass and drums and a highly experienced and entertaining caller! These all play completely live, with no backing tracks or pre-programmed keyboards. The band are experienced in accommodating dancers of all ... 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. An ideal English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band for a wedding or party in the East of England.
Songs can be included if desired.
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. Planning a traditional English dance in the East of England? Then this English Barn Dance Band could be for you.
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
The HW Band are five musicians from the folk genre come together to form a traditional band with a new lift. Bringing traditional music and dance to the East of England with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band. The band line up is 4 musicians + caller and between them they play an impressive range of instruments including guitar, mandolin, whistle, recorder, banjo, melodeon, bodhran (drum), melodeon and auto harp - several members of the band are also good vocalists.
The TL Ceilidh Band is highly professional and features musicians who have played from Cornwall to Shetland and from Sweden to Australia. Since 1999, they has delivered well received performances at many events, from music festivals and clubs to corporate and private events and parties, and with live and recorded appearances on BBC Radio Scotland, Radio 4, local, European and US radio. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in the East of England. The TL Band's key to ceilidh/barn dance success is the ‘no pressure, it’s all about the fun’ approach taken by ... more