Peterborough & South Lincs Folk Diary

some LOCAL CEILIDH (BARN DANCE) and other BANDS:

All ceilidh bands come complete with a Caller to lead you through the dances & PA equipment. Fees depend upon how far to travel, what hours needed, how many musicians needed, which band, etc. 

Contact PETE SHAW by telephone 01778 571563 or 07946 758197 or email here

 

(click on the band title to see the website, if there is one)

Hannibal's Heroes - a great traditional sound; melodeon (squeezebox) flute, violin or viola, acoustic guitar

Abandon - use exclusively irish music for the dances - traditional lineup of Irish pipes or whistle, fiddle and piano - photo below - based Downham Market & March

The Woodworms - Caller + 3 including hammered dulcimer

The March Hares - 3 piece fiddle led outfit - based in Cambridgeshire

 

 

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 Abandon: Those are Uillean or Irish bagpipes that he's holding