American Barn Dance Bands: Oxfordshire - for your Event

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The VA American Barn Dance Band in Oxfordshire
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£510 - £620
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An all American Barn Dance Band, the AV Band play old-time music from the Appalachian mountains of the American South-East: generally from Virginia, West Virginia and North Carolina but also specifically from the Virginia Highlands which range across the boundaries of North Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia. Bring a bit of the USA to Oxfordshire for a Hoedown with this American Barn Dance Band. They also dabble on the fringes of bluegrass, gospel, Southern Harmony and the melting pot of Americana found in the South East with it's influences from the mountains, flat lands of the Car ... more


The RJ Barn Dance / Ceilidh Band in Oxfordshire
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£570 - £760
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Based on an English Barn Dance Band, this is a lively and enthusiastic band with over 20 years experience of running barn dances. When they're not playing for you, they're singing, playing and dancing to traditional music with their friends. Book this American Barn Dance Band for your cowboy hoedown in Oxfordshire.

Between them the band play an assortment of instruments; including piano, fiddle, melodeon and hammered dulcimer. Their caller will make sure that everything is clearly explained so that everyone can join in and have a good time. Whenever possible the ... more


The PS Ceilidh Band in Oxfordshire
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£620 - £760
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A barn dance or ceilidh needs a good caller and appropriate live music. This band's caller, Irene, has a lifetime of experience in dancing and knows how to put over the fun elements of dancing. Her clear instruction makes everyone feel comfortable, from complete beginners to experts, both young and old. The band is made up from hand picked, very experienced, musicians, with a vast repertoire of tunes which are selected on the night (or afternoon) to suit the particular requirements of your even ... more


The TN Band Dance & Ceilidh Bands in Oxfordshire
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£570 - £830
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The TN Band is an increasingly popular barn dance and ceilidh band, which offers lively dance tunes which get your feet tapping from the moment they start playing. Planning a Hoedown in Oxfordshire? Then this American Barn Dance Band could be for you. Their experienced caller will lead you through the dances, with a style which engages with young and old. Their music is a well balanced mixture of traditional English, Irish, Scottish and American Old Time country dance tunes, some well known and others unique to the band.


The CZ Barn Dance/Ceilidh Band in Oxfordshire
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£420 - £530
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This band can offer Irish, Scottish, English, American Barn Dance & Ceilidh. Bring a bit of the USA to Oxfordshire for a Hoedown with this American Barn Dance Band. Ceilidhs and barn dances are a great excuses to share some powerful, exciting music with your friends and enjoy a fun-filled time on the dance floor! You really don't need any experience - this band's caller will simply teach you all you need to know. It's the ideal entertainment for parties and weddings - getting everyone involved.

The CZ Band is a 2-piece barn dance and ceilidh band, playing accordion, keyboard ... more


The CW Barn Dance / Ceilidh Band in Oxfordshire
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£540 - £680
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The CW Band usually comprises Maggie, David and Jenny, playing fiddle, accordion, keyboard and recorder, but they can provide more or less musicians as required. They have over 70 years experience of music making between them, and a similar time spent on the dance floor learning to appreciate good dance sound. Book this American Barn Dance Band for your cowboy hoedown in Oxfordshire. The band play for ceilidhs, hoe-downs and barn dances at weddings, parties and clubs throughout the Midlands.

They play regularly at the country's top folk dance clubs and festivals, i ... more


The DR Folk Band in Oxfordshire
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£240 - £570
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The DR Folk Band play at a wide variety of events, and play beautiful music to suit the occasion. This could be gentle harp and flute music from Wales or Ireland, or lively jigs and reels from Scotland, USA and elsewhere played on fiddle, flute, guitar and bass. An ideal American Barn Dance Band for a wedding or party hoedown in Oxfordshire. They sing a selection of melodious folk songs, accompanied by flute, harp or guitar.

The DR Band play at the top folk festivals – Sidmouth, Whitby, Broadstairs year after year, and for several ‘Playford (Jane Eyre type) Balls’ e.g Ca ... more


The Ringerike Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band in Oxfordshire
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£460 - £570
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This is the 3 piece including caller lineup of Ringerike (4 & 5 piece available). They play a huge range of folk music for both listening and dancing to. They are no ordinary folk band. As classically trained musicians, they "put the music" into folk. Planning a Hoedown in Oxfordshire? Then this American Barn Dance Band could be for you. With such a wide repertoire they can put on specific Irish, or Scottish events, or play a wide range of national and international music.

You define the style of event you want - folk music ranges from some of the most moving and lyrical music ... more


The Licketysplit American Barn Dance Band in Oxfordshire
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£570 - £700
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Yeehhaaa! An all American Barn Dance Band, this li’l old band is gonna give yer a grrreat time. Yessir. But American barn dance music is so much more than that. What is America made from – it’s Irish, French, African, Scottish, Eastern European, English, Italian, Jewish and on and on. So their traditional folk music is a wonderful and complex mixture of the lot. Bring a bit of the USA to Oxfordshire for a Hoedown with this American Barn Dance Band. You’re bound to have fun with such mixed up music, and don’t get our bass player doing his American impression, he spends too much ti ... more


The HD Barndance Band in Oxfordshire
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£880 - £1100
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How much fun can you have with your boots on? The HD Band is one of the few outfits in the country that can supply live music for a full country hoedown and line dance experience. We have many years experience in providing music for a wide range of corporate and private functions.

So grab your Stetson, polish those rhinestones, and come on down for just the best party ever. The Band offers a unique combination of classic country rock, country and new country songs as well as playing hoedown ... more

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More about American Barn Dance Bands

The American Barn Dance Band pages list bands that are available in Oxfordshire. People often get confused by the difference between Barn dance band, Hoedown,or ceilidh band. They are basically the same thing, with some dances and tunes being common to all. An American Barn Dance or Hoedown will have American tunes (many of which originate from Ireland, Scotland and Eastern Europe, and some specifically American dances. In case you're uncertain, find what style of dance band would be suitable for your wedding reception or party in Oxfordshire, simply click the link below to read more about each band:

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About Oxfordshire

Oxfordshire's boundaries form a very irregular shape. The centre of the county is just seven miles from Berkshire and Buckinghamshire, yet the northern part of Oxfordshire sees its diameter being 38 miles and its greatest length being 48 miles. Oxfordshire has five principle rivers, being the Thame, Isis, Cherwell, Evenlode and Windrush. The confluence of the Thame and the Isis form the River Thames. The principle manufacturing industries of Oxfordshire have included blankets at Witney, shag at Banbury, and gloves and polished steel at Woodstock. Other industries included lace making and woolspinning. Entering the second millennium, Oxfordshire is gaining a reputation for high-tech business and state-of-the-art science, earning Oxford the new name of The Silicon Spires, in addition to its traditional name of The Dreaming Spires. The county also has a strong agricultural background including cattle and sheep farming, and crops including corn, grass, and in the latter part of the 20th century rapeseed oil and linen. Oxford, the county town, has long been world-famous as a seat of learning with its well respected Oxford University.

The university city of Oxford lies at the centre of Oxfordshire, acts as a focus for musical excellence. The music departments of the university together with the city's plethora of churches ensures that there are always musicians in plenty in and around Oxfordshire and the Cotswolds. With a wealthy university city and the Cotswolds being a select commuting area for London party bands , function bands & covers bands area always in demand. Some excellent jazz bands are resident in Oxfordshire, and others travel from London to perform. Oxfordshire is also a farming county, so barn dance bands are always performing both in the villages and through the university folk culture. The hundreds of year's of cultural influence from the university colleges in Oxford has bread an excellence in music in the area. See string quartets in oxfordshire Jazz is another intellectual music form, so again a strong jazz influence: jazz bands in oxfordshire All the traditional universities have strong folk societies which feed into the region: And the villages and farming communities also keep the traditions alive:

Other types of music

All Female String Quartets: OxfordshireFolk Solos And Duos: OxfordshireLive Ceremony Music-Weddings: Oxfordshire
Barn Dance Bands: OxfordshireFunction Bands: OxfordshireNew Year Party Bands: Oxfordshire
Ceili and Barn Dances: OxfordshireHarps: OxfordshireParty Bands: Oxfordshire
Ceilidh Bands: OxfordshireHire Local Live Bands: OxfordshirePop Bands: Oxfordshire
Classical Duos: OxfordshireIrish Ceilidh Bands: OxfordshireScottish Ceilidh Bands: Oxfordshire
Classical Guitarists: OxfordshireJazz Bands: OxfordshireString Quartets: Oxfordshire
Classical Music For Weddings: OxfordshireJazz Duos: OxfordshireWedding Ceremony Songs: Oxfordshire
Classical Pianists: OxfordshireJazz Guitarists: OxfordshireWedding Entertainers: Oxfordshire
Classical Singers: OxfordshireJazz Pianists: OxfordshireWedding Music Bands: Oxfordshire
Classical Solos Duos And Trios: OxfordshireJazz Quartets: OxfordshireWedding Songs: Oxfordshire
Covers Bands: OxfordshireJazz Solos And Duos: OxfordshireWedding String Quartets: Oxfordshire
English Barn Dance Bands: OxfordshireJazz Trios: OxfordshireWind Ensembles: Oxfordshire

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American Barn Dance Bands: Central ScotlandAmerican Barn Dance Bands: LincolnshireAmerican Barn Dance Bands: the Scottish Highlands
American Barn Dance Bands: Central WalesAmerican Barn Dance Bands: LondonAmerican Barn Dance Bands: the South East
American Barn Dance Bands: CheshireAmerican Barn Dance Bands: Mid WalesAmerican Barn Dance Bands: the South West
American Barn Dance Bands: Chipping Norton, OxfordshireAmerican Barn Dance Bands: NorfolkAmerican Barn Dance Bands: the West Midlands
American Barn Dance Bands: CornwallAmerican Barn Dance Bands: North WalesAmerican Barn Dance Bands: Wales
American Barn Dance Bands: County DurhamAmerican Barn Dance Bands: NorthamptonshireAmerican Barn Dance Bands: Wantage, Oxfordshire
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