English Barn Dance Bands: Sussex - for your Event
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This is a vibrant eight piece band, providing a variety of music for social dance and listening. Bringing traditional music and dance to Sussex with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band. They are guaranteed to get your foot tapping! They play a lot of good tunes, some that are rarely heard in dance bands, plus some fresh arrangements of tried and trusted standards
The band comprises Fiddles, Melodeons, Flute and Whistles, Acoustic Double Bass, Percussion, Mandolins and Guitars.
They work with some entertaining "Callers" and they also have some fine singers!
The Band have played together since the early 1990s, bringing together their experience of all kinds of folk, dance and related music to barn dances. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in Sussex. Their instrumental line up is:- accordion, concertina, fiddle, guitar and the band includes a caller.
The band has played in every kind of venue,- from windswept fields and dusty barns, to zoos, faded hydro hotels and elaborate marquees- and for every occasion, including birthday and wedding parties, PTA and works outings, street parties and ... more
The BC Band is a professional, high energy ceilidh band who'll sweep you and your guests up in our enthusiasm and joie de vivre; making sure that you can relax at your wedding or party safe in the knowledge that they'll look after everyone whether experienced or novice dancers. An ideal English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band for a wedding or party in Sussex. With a mix of dances and music from all over the UK and around the world, they mix firm favourites like The Dashing White Sergeant, Strip the Willow, Gay Gordons and Cumberland Square 8 (the one with the baskets) with mo ... more
Looking for a ceilidh or barn dance near Sussex? The musicians in the TS Band have been performing at barn dances for many years. A barn dance is, first and foremost, about having fun. Planning a traditional English dance in Sussex? Then this English Barn Dance Band could be for you. A good barn dance or ceilidh caller will have a repertoire of easy dances, and will provide clear instructions for the dancers. The aim is to provide a relaxed, lively social occasion. Good barn dances and ceilidhs have a natural 'social mixing' effect which works across all age ranges.
As with most ceilid ... more
The band have been gigging regularly now for over 10 years and have a great local reputation for a barn storming night to remember.
With a mixture of different instruments they can provide the perfect setting for an energetic evening of dancing or quieter acoustic music to play in the background. Bringing traditional music and dance to Sussex with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band. The UR Barn Dance Band play traditional tunes with a twist from all over the UK, with a focus on Scottish jigs and hornpipes.
The dances are simple, bouncy and quick to learn so you can get on ... more
The SF Band is an English ceilidh/barndance band, founded in 2001 by three musicians with many years experience in a number of other bands. Their aim is to have dancers enjoy a variety of ceilidh dances to bright, lively and rhythmic music.
SF are a three-piece band plus their own caller to explain the dances. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in Sussex. The musicians are Sandy on melodeon, Bridget on violin, and Dave on guitars (acoustic and electric guitar).
The SF Band are available for weddings, parties (birthday, anniversary ... more
The RR Band play a mix of traditional folk tunes and original compositions, collected from around the world.
Well known in the South of England, they have played at local festivals, regional ceilidhs and many smaller private events. An ideal English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band for a wedding or party in Sussex.
With a solid driving rhythm section and vibrant melodies, the RR Band will give you a reason to dance!
The band line up includes accordion, fiddle, guitar, drums and caller.
Basically an English Barn Dance Band, the LY Band can also include American and Irish if desired.The Band are a bunch of brilliant musicians, three of whom have been playing and calling for barn dances for over 15 years. Planning a traditional English dance in Sussex? Then this English Barn Dance Band could be for you. With three out of the five having been classically trained, there's nothing folksy about this band; nor are they staid and stuffy.
A good time for all, especially the dancers is the name of the game, all done to an irresistible foot-tapping beat. It's worth coming along to ... more
The KF ceilidh band has been bringing parties to life for more than 10 years with their exciting music and their professional touch. Bringing traditional music and dance to Sussex with this English Barn Dance Band / Ceilidh Band. Their basic line-up of accordion, violin, drums and bass is sometimes augmented by a mandolin or clarinet and the sound is vibrant and energetic. The band is flexible in its approach and will adapt to whatever is required at different venues for a variety of occasions. During breaks in the dancing the band will play well known folk tunes, and the dances can be the ... more
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. You can hire this English Barn Dance Band for your dance in Sussex.
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