Folk Solos And Duos: Basingstoke, Hampshire - for your Event

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The LA Folk Duo in Basingstoke, Hampshire
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£580 - £810
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They offer a duo of harp with uilleann pipes, flute and whistles - an unusual combination which makes for a head-turning alliance. Their music is foot-tapping and infectious, with a force and life to it. Together they offer a refreshingly modern approach, developing their own sound that is fun, lively and expressive. A favourite for parties in Basingstoke..

The Duo have already won prizes for their duo act (e.g. The Herschel Irish Young Musician of the Year competition in 2002) and together they create a performance that is tight ... more

The ST Duo in Basingstoke, Hampshire
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£230 - £290
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This group present a unique musical tribute to perhaps the greatest collection of love poetry in the English language : William Shakespeare's sonnets. The band consists of two members who provide guitar and vocal accompaniment and a third and most important member, William Shakespeare, the lyricist. A regular performer in Basingstoke.. The Trio have set a large collection of the 154 sonnets to music, performing them as songs. They describe their sound as mediaeval pastoral folk meets country blues meets William Shakespeare. A com ... more

Country & Western Singer Dave in Basingstoke, Hampshire
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£230 - £620
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Dave sings Country & Western and Wendy works in the background setting up any requests and Dave's song lists. They cover a lot of country songs and also a range from the 50's 60's 70's. They perform mostly for parties that want country music and also garden parties. You can have an evening of all sorts of music from Dave & Wendy and then if you wish a disco as they also have a selection of line dance music. An attractive option for dinners and events inBasingstoke.. If given notice they can set up special music to add in to the evening.

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The Folk Solos And Duo pages list bands that are available in Basingstoke. These are session bands, ie music to listen to, NOT ceilidh band to dance to. Find out how these bands could perform for your wedding or other celebration in Basingstoke, by clicking the link:

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About Basingstoke

The early settlement of Basingstoke is indicated by a number of archaeological sites dating from the Neolithic period and the Bronze and Iron Ages. The largest site is Winklebury Camp, an Iron Age hill fort with complex defences dating from the fourth to the first century B.C. The Roman occupation of Basingstoke is demonstrated by the site of a villa on the north bank of the River Loddon, and several other places where pottery and coins have been found. Many of the archaeological finds have been deposited at the Willis Museum.

The documented history of Basingstoke begins with the Domesday Book, which lists the area as a royal manor: until the reign of John the kings of England held Basingstoke as a demesne manor. The Domesday Book also records a market in the eleventh century and mentions an important pre-Conquest church. Three mills were listed, of which two are recalled in the names of the Kingsmill and Houndsmill areas of Basingstoke. A charter of Henry III, granted in 1265 to the men of Basingstoke and their heirs, made their tenure of the manor and hundred perpetual at a fixed rent of 80. By this charter Basingstoke became a self-governing community.

The first grant of a fair to Basingstoke was made by Henry VI in 1449, when an annual fair was to be held around the Chapel of the Holy Ghost from the Wednesday in Whitsun week to the following Friday. In 1551 Sir William Paulet, into whose hands the rent had just come, was elected Lord High Steward of the town; successive generations of the influential Paulet family held this office until the nineteenth century. A charter of James 1, dated 1622, gave Basingstoke a new administrative and judicial system, and a further charter of 1641 was to remain in force until the reorganization of the borough system in 1835.

Other types of music

All Female String Quartets: Basingstoke, HampshireCovers Bands: Basingstoke, HampshireJazz Trios: Basingstoke, Hampshire
American Barn Dance Bands: Basingstoke, HampshireEnglish Barn Dance Bands: Basingstoke, HampshireLive Ceremony Music-Weddings: Basingstoke, Hampshire
Bands for New Year & Christmas: Basingstoke, HampshireFunction Bands: Basingstoke, HampshireParty Bands: Basingstoke, Hampshire
Barn Dance Bands: Basingstoke, HampshireHarps: Basingstoke, HampshirePop Bands: Basingstoke, Hampshire
Ceili and Barn Dances: Basingstoke, HampshireHire Local Live Bands: Basingstoke, HampshireScottish Ceilidh Bands: Basingstoke, Hampshire
Ceilidh Bands: Basingstoke, HampshireIrish Ceilidh Bands: Basingstoke, HampshireString Quartets: Basingstoke, Hampshire
Classical Duos: Basingstoke, HampshireJazz Bands: Basingstoke, HampshireWedding Ceremony Songs: Basingstoke, Hampshire
Classical Guitarists: Basingstoke, HampshireJazz Duos: Basingstoke, HampshireWedding Entertainers: Basingstoke, Hampshire
Classical Music For Weddings: Basingstoke, HampshireJazz Guitarists: Basingstoke, HampshireWedding Music Bands: Basingstoke, Hampshire
Classical Pianists: Basingstoke, HampshireJazz Pianists: Basingstoke, HampshireWedding Songs: Basingstoke, Hampshire
Classical Singers: Basingstoke, HampshireJazz Quartets: Basingstoke, HampshireWedding String Quartets: Basingstoke, Hampshire
Classical Solos Duos And Trios: Basingstoke, HampshireJazz Solos And Duos: Basingstoke, HampshireWind Ensembles: Basingstoke, Hampshire

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