Scottish Ceilidh Bands: Staffordshire - for your Event

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The FP Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band in Staffordshire
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£400 - £480
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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. A great Scottish Ceilidh Band for a wedding, Burns Night, or party in Staffordshire. 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. Staffordshire will ring to the traditional music of this Scottish Ceilidh Band. 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. A Scottish Ceilidh Band to create a real Scottish experience 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. Staffordshire is familiar territory for this Scottish Ceilidh Band . 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 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. A great Scottish Ceilidh Band for a wedding, Burns Night, or party 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. Staffordshire will ring to the traditional music of this Scottish Ceilidh Band. 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 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. A Scottish Ceilidh Band to create a real Scottish experience in Staffordshire. 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. Staffordshire is familiar territory for this Scottish Ceilidh Band . 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


The AB Barn Dance/ Ceilidh Band in Staffordshire
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£560 - £710
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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. A great Scottish Ceilidh Band for a wedding, Burns Night, or party in Staffordshire. 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 MW Barn Dance/Ceilidh band in Staffordshire
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£460 - £570
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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. Staffordshire will ring to the traditional music of this Scottish 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

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The Scottish Ceilidh Band pages list bands that are available in Staffordshire. People sometimes get confused by what is different about a Ceilidh dance, Barn dance or Hoedown. If you are unsure, discover what kind of dance band would be suitable for your wedding reception or event in Staffordshire, by clicking 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

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

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