Ceili and Barn Dances: London - for your Event
Live Music Booking Service for Your Party, Wedding or Event from - Midsummer Music - the music people
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. This band plays for parties weddings and other events in and around London.
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 3 piece band line-up shown here, only do Ceilidh. If you want covers as well, please ask about the larger 4 to 9 piece line ups.
The BK Ceilidh band bring you a new generation of Celtic music bursting with energy. Their burning grooves and rich melodies hit you hard and keep you dancing all night. They are fast becoming the must have feature of any celtic event. London is within this band’s local area for dances. Renowned as a funky and exciting dance band with a wide range of influences, their young Scottish composer has taken the key e ... more
The DR Ceilidh band are renowned as a funky and exciting dance band with a wide range of influences. The band does regularly private dances in London. Their young Scottish composer has taken the key elements of Scottish & Irish tradition and moulded a new fresh celtic blend - one which is irresistible to dance to.
This band offer a fresh and original take on traditional Celtic music.
This is just one line-up of the band, who offer a range of line-ups - from a traditional 3 piece ceilidh band up to a 9 piece combined ceilidh & covers ba ... more
This troupe of traditional musicians, dynamic dancers and crazy callers determined to spread the word that the Hoe Down is a' happening. From Hoxton to Humberside, from Amnesty International to Bestival, the band are putting ceili back on the map - whether at sell out dances in London or the top summer festivals. A fun band for a wedding or party in London. This "Anarchic Hillbilly Barn Dancing Squad" will bring a rip-roaring, thigh-slapping, pavement-stomping, exhilarating, heart thumping, blood pumping barn dance creation to your event ... more
Have you had enough of recorded music and the disco beat? Do you want to liven up your party with some live music? Then this band who play Irish traditional, Scottish traditional, Barn dance, etc.are the band for you. They play for all occasions; weddings, anniversaries, or any kind of party or Ceili, in fact any kind of occasion at all.
The normal line- up is a 3 piece band composed of fiddle, flute/ bagpipes, guitar plus a caller. However there is an option of an extra player on the bodhr ... more
The KK Band is a dynamic group of performers whose deep understanding of klezmer, the celebratory and soulful music of Eastern European Jews, is reflected in exuberant, passionate and accomplished performances that captivate audiences of all ages and backgrounds. London is within this band’s local area for dances.
The group plays traditional and new material guaranteed to move audiences from dancing to tears and back again in moments.
A klezmer keilidh is the familiar ceilidh/barn dance format (live music, dance leader, fun) with one essential difference – the music and steps are old-style Jewish, rather than Celtic! It’s great for both indoor and outdoor events. The band does regularly private dances in London.
The KK Ceilidh Band is a dynamic group of performers whose deep understanding of klezmer, the celebratory and soulful music of Eastern European Jews, is reflected in exuberant, passionate and accomplished performances that captivate audiences of all ages and bac ... more
The TD Band are an ensemble of highly experienced and dedicated musicians who perform music from Eastern Europe and beyond with the vituoso and charisma of generations past. A fun band for a wedding or party in London.
The band can provide sophisticated music and entertainment, bringing an exotic ambience to a variety of settings. They are equally adept at enchanting dinner guests with haunting melodious piecesm or enticing their audience onto the dance floor with swirling, rhythmical tunes for high-energy dances.
The TD Band's repe ... more
This band gives new life to old songs. With a repertoire based on four-part harmony interpretations of Celtic songs about one-horned cows, red-haired girls, hayropes and bogeymen, the five-strong group performs acappella and with Celtic harp. This band plays for parties weddings and other events in and around London. The group sing in Irish and Scots Gaelic, French, Breton and other Celtic languages, and their arrangements range from beautiful and haunting songs to lively and surprising pieces. Since forming in 2007, the group has performed widely to enthusiastic audi ... more
This band specialises in performing traditional Irish music and songs of the highest standard. Their performances are built around powerful and expressive renditions of Irish and other folk songs delivered by Ruth, a talented young singer from Strabane. Ruth is supported by guitar, mandolin or banjo and fiddle. London is within this band’s local area for dances.
Their repertoire ranges from upbeat, foot stamping favourites to more atmospheric ballads and songs of lost love. These are supported by a range of exciting instrumental performances, ... more