Scottish Ceilidh Bands: Wigan, Lancashire - for your Event

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The BFB Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band in Wigan, Lancashire
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£670 - £810
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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. A great Scottish Ceilidh Band for a wedding, Burns Night, or party in Wigan. 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 BFB Instrumental Folk Band in Wigan, Lancashire
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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. Wigan will ring to the traditional music of this Scottish Ceilidh Band.

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


The SR Barn Dance /Ceilidh Band in Wigan, Lancashire
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£480 - £580
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Based on an English Barn Dance Band, they can also include American, Scottish and Irish if desired. A Scottish Ceilidh Band to create a real Scottish experience in Wigan. 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


The AB Barn Dance/ Ceilidh Band in Wigan, Lancashire
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£550 - £670
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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. Wigan is familiar territory for this Scottish 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 RT Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band in Wigan, Lancashire
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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. A great Scottish Ceilidh Band for a wedding, Burns Night, or party in Wigan.

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


OS Ceilidh  Band/ Barn Dance Band in Wigan, Lancashire
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£490 - £600
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The O S Band specialises in playing for ceilidhs, barn dances and hoedowns. The band's danceable and foot-tapping sound is based on a varied range of instruments - melodeon, banjo, bouzouki, mandolin, acoustic guitar, electric guitar and bass. Wigan will ring to the traditional music of this Scottish Ceilidh Band.

The sole aim of an O S Band ceilidh is a good time for everybody. They can guarantee an enjoyable and fun-packed evening of jigs, reels, polkas, waltzes and hornpipes - a really good night for all generations!

They usually start the evening with eas ... more


The GM Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band in Wigan, Lancashire
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£450 - £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. A Scottish Ceilidh Band to create a real Scottish experience in Wigan. 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 GM Folk Session Band in Wigan, Lancashire
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£390 - £560
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This lively band need to be listened to to be fully appreciated. With a line-up of guitar, fiddle bass and vocals they would be an asset for any occasion. Wigan is familiar territory for this Scottish Ceilidh Band . Together they spread their musical wings very wide, encompassing jigs and reels from the British Isles to the gypsy dances of Hungary and Romania and the rhythm and blues from across the Atlantic.


The MG Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band in Wigan, Lancashire
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£650 - £790
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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. A great Scottish Ceilidh Band for a wedding, Burns Night, or party in Wigan.

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 TF Ceilidh /Barn Dance Band in Wigan, Lancashire
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£530 - £650
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With a huge repertoire of music and dances from the British Isles, and America. Wigan will ring to the traditional music of this Scottish Ceilidh Band. 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

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More about Scottish Ceilidh Bands

The Scottish Ceilidh Band pages list bands that are available in Wigan. People sometimes get confused by the different names - Ceilidh dance, Barn dance or Hoedown - for what is basically the same thing, with many tunes and dances in common, but for a Scottish Ceilidh, Scottish folk tunes and some specifically Scottish dances. If you are unsure, discover what kind of dance band would be suitable for your wedding reception or event in Wigan, by clicking on the link below:

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About Wigan

Wigan is one of the four oldest boroughs in Lancashire, receiving a charter from Henry III in 1246. It is believed to have started life as the Roman garrison town of Coccium. Some of the town's charters are on display in Wigan History Shop, a former Victorian library designed by Alfred Waterhouse, the celebrated architect of Manchester town hall and the Natural History Museum.

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