Ceilidh Bands: the South West - for your Event
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An experienced Ceilidh and Barndance band for gigs throughout the South and Southwest of England, The CW Ceilidh Band is a force to be reckoned with. the South West is within this Ceilidh Band’s local area for dances. Driving rhythms and solid musicianship provides a background to lively but accessible dancing. Their caller has experience of working with people of any level ensuring that anyone can have a go – even those who have never danced before! They will have you dancing Circassian Circle, Strip the Willow, Snowball, Dashing White Sergeant in the twin ... more
The NC Ceilidh Band is a three piece band from Cornwall. They play a variety of instruments but find that the guitar, tenor banjo and flute give them the bass rhythm, middle range and melody lead that drives the music for Barn Dances. This Ceilidh Band plays for weddings and other events in and around the South West.
The three musicians of the NC Band are joined by experienced caller Alison, who will tailor the dance programme to suit the audience, whether that be accomplished dancers or the absolute beginners. The caller uses a radio microphone with a head set so Alison ... more
"I danced my socks off", " Loved the music". Just two quotes from very satisfied customers. The CM Ceilidh band is the ideal choice for fun and entertainment.
Their friendly and encouraging caller cater for all ages and abilities, leading you easily through the moves. The band is 'top class', not just a backing band, but one allowing everyone to dance to rocking jigs and reels. The line up is Guitar, fiddle (caller), flute, mandolin and percussion (caller). The musicians' backgrounds in Irish ... more
This ceilidh band was originally formed in 1992 and developed over the years playing Celtic music - mainly Irish and Scottish - for ceilidhs and barn dances at all sorts of parties and wedding receptions. An ideal Ceilidh Band for a wedding or party in the South West. The band's strength lies in its flexibility, playing a mix of jigs, reels, marches, polkas, waltzes etc - plus vocals and songs from the folk tradition.
The band works with several excellent callers at ceilidhs and their music is well arranged and delivered through their high quality sound ... more
An all Irish Ceilidh Band, this lively band comprises of Fiddle, mandolin, guitar and caller. Their experienced caller make sure that everyone is happy to "have a go" and enjoy the evening. Ideal for any event - wedding, party anniversary etc. A larger band, adding bodhran is also available. the South West is within this Ceilidh Band’s local area for dances.
This ceilidh band have experience in entertaining at all types of function - club/works socials, wedding receptions, fund raisers etc. and have played in venues both small and large - village halls with under a 100 guests to the Bournemouth International Centre for 2,000+ . This Ceilidh Band plays for weddings and other events in and around the South West.
The band's line-up is Mike on accordion, John on acoustic guitar, and Luke on percussion, plus their caller.
If you want a fun evening that all will enjoy, then a barn dance is a great way to provide it. This band's c ... more
An all English Barn Dance Band, the MM Band are a stompy, rhythmic ceilidh band with a fantastic range of traditional and self penned tunes and a collective experience of many years playing for dancing.
The band play traditional English tunes for traditional English dances, aiming to get people on their feet to dance, but also to please their ears if they just want to listen. The Ceilidh Band does regularly private dances in the South West. Based on the celebrated melodeon playing of Bob, with irresistible rhythm guitar provided by Adrian, the tunes are po ... more
THe KC Irish Ceilidh Band is a high-energy group of experienced and talented musicians. The band plays a mixture of contemporary and traditional Irish music in a unique and lively style. An ideal Ceilidh Band for a wedding or party in the South West. All band members have experience of many types of events and venues ranging from pubs and small family parties to international festivals and TV/Radio appearances. The band includes a caller experienced at encouraging everyone to join in the dancing.
The band's repertoire is generally traditional Irish songs ... more
The musicians that make up the AF Ceilidh Band have been plying their trade throughout Devon for over twenty years and played at hundreds of weddings, parties, barn dances, festivals and celebrations of every kind. Whether it's Irish, Scottish or English music, the band have a set that no party can resist. Along with the best callers in the South West, a barn dance with this band makes for a truly special occasion. the South West is within this Ceilidh Band’s local area for dances.
The FD ceilidh band offers a 4 piece plus caller, flexible instrumental lineup. This Ceilidh Band plays for weddings and other events in and around the South West. They bring their own energetic, innovative style to folk music and dance, making for a unique ceilidh experience! Over the last two years they have played in countless sessions and ceilidhs with the society, learning new tunes together and arranging sets in original ways. Now playing as a standalone band, they continue to build on that background, creating more personalised sets and arrangements, and making each p ... more