English Barn Dance Bands: Suffolk - for your Event
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This band play a mixture of traditional dance tunes from the British Isles and from other European countries, and thier own compositions. Bringing traditional music and dance to Suffolk with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band. The HP Band is an established, very experienced barn dance/ ceilidh band .and their electro-acoustic line-up, with its emphasis on rhythm and melody, plays traditional dance tunes as well as more recently composed music.
Although specialising in weddings and private parties, the band regularly play for public dances and at clubs and festivals throughout th ... more
This band have been performing their own particular brand of traditional English, Irish and Scottish music for a while now. The current 5 piece + caller line-up seems to have got people talking about them and they have been very busy recently playing pubs, folk clubs, universities and private parties. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in Suffolk.
Founder member, Joe (Guitar and Vocals), and long time members Steve (Bass) and Brendan (Bouzouki, Mandolin, Guitar) have now been joined by two outstanding instrumentalists. Sarah plays ... more
The band use a wide selection of traditional tunes from Ireland, Scotland, and all parts of the UK and further afield.
Using a full band with violin and mandolin, their range of energetic reels, jigs, hornpipes and other tunes are ideal for weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, Burns Nights, and all other special occasions. Their highly experienced callers will cater for any level of experience and guide people smoothly through the evening. An ideal English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band for a wedding or party in Suffolk.
Songs can be included if desired.
Based on an Irish Ceilidh Band, this band can also include American, Scottish and English if desired. The band includes an Irish championship-winning accordionist, so naturally Irish tunes and songs feature large in their repertoire, alongside Scottish, American and English folk tunes selected for the traditional dances presented by their wonderful caller. So sit back and listen or get up and dance to some great music. Planning a traditional English dance in Suffolk? Then this English Barn Dance Band could be for you. The caller will guide you through the dances and help make sure that everyon ... more
The BM Band usually perform as a 3 piece band plus caller. Bringing traditional music and dance to Suffolk with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band. They play a wide range of traditional folk music from around the British Isles, with some American tunes thrown in for good measure.
They can tailor their repertoire and dances to suit your requirements and will endeavour to include any requested tunes to make your celebration extra special. They have their own PA equipment but can play acoustically if the situation dictates. Hirers are welcome to use the band's sound system to play ... more
The HW Band are five musicians from the folk genre come together to form a traditional band with a new lift. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in Suffolk. The band line up is 4 musicians + caller and between them they play an impressive range of instruments including guitar, mandolin, whistle, recorder, banjo, melodeon, bodhran (drum), melodeon and auto harp - several members of the band are also good vocalists.
The WG Ceilidh Band are a lively five piece band. An ideal English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band for a wedding or party in Suffolk. Chris their dedicated caller is on the floor with the dancers demonstrating what to do and helping people with the dances, throughout the evening. Instruments played include fiddle, guitar, vocals, bass, mandolin, mandola and either cajon or drums. They play ceilidhs / barn dances for wedding, parties, corporate events, fundraisers, etc. great fun and a lovely way to get people to mix with each other and stay fit.
The band offer a range of eas ... more
Great Tunes! Great Dances! 4 musicians with a huge wealth of experience who’ve played in all sorts of musical outfits from bluegrass, Irish trad, indie rock, country, even melodic metal! Between them they’ve played hundreds of gigs including weddings, party events, fundraisers, village fetes, mini festivals. Planning a traditional English dance in Suffolk? Then this English Barn Dance Band could be for you.
Dances are carefully selected to suit any audience - absolutely no experience necessary. Everything from a rip-roaring Strip the Willow to something more gentle & elegant like St Bernard ... more
This very lively band offer traditional Ceilidh fun for your wedding, birthday or event. Bringing traditional music and dance to Suffolk with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band. With Fiddle, Whistle, Guitar, Piano, Bodhran (Irish drum), their own PA and wildly enthusiastic dance caller - they play for Irish Ceilidh, American Hoedown, background music, songs or a good old-fashioned mixture of the lot... you name it, they will turn your party into a PARTY!
The FB Ceilidh / Barn Dance Band are happy to play at any event - from wedding to anniversary to birthday or village dance.
The Band play a mixture of English, Irish and Scots music and dances. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in Suffolk. They have their own caller to explain the dances and guide the dancers.
Their traditional sound is very lively, led by melodeons and concertina and supported with bass guitar, bodhron, drums, percussion, autoharp and whistles.