Medieval group

Caliban's Dream

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About Caliban's Dream

Medieval group
Newton Abbot
Costumed medieval or Tudor music for banquets, weddings, historical events, education. Duo or trio. Bagpipes, hurdy gurdy, harp, recorder...

Caliban's Dream are a trio of virtuoso musicians with a passion for Medieval and Tudor music. Between them they play an exotic array of authentic early instruments which include: Hurdy gurdy, Bagpipes, Gothic Harp, Recorders, Pipe and Tabor, Pipe and Salterio, Shawms, Cittern, Citole, Percussion.   The members of Caliban’s Dream each have over ten years of experience performing, touring and teaching both in the UK, Europe and Scandinavia and are considered to be amongst the best in their field. Clients and venues include: HBO movies, EMI records, National Trust, English Heritage, Channel 5 television, Banqueting House Whitehall, Viking Festivals Sarpsborg, Gudvangen & Borre Norway, Ayia Napa Medieval Festival Cyprus, Downpatrick Opera Festival Ireland, Waterford Festival Ireland, Dordrecht History Festival Holland, Archeon History Park Holland, Ways with Words Literary Festival Dartington, Swaledale Festival, Beautiful Days Festival Devon, Fairfield Hall London, Häme Medieval Faire & Teijo medieval market Finland.

Performance details
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
We require car parking close to venues
Musicianship
Genres:
Medieval music, Film / TV music, Early music, Fanfare, Musical theatre, Renaissance
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Types:
Medieval group, Early music ensemble
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Song list

various medieval and Renaissance pieces

Reviews

From customers:

Alan T, 18 years ago

Superb, I absolutely love your music

Drs. N, 10 years ago

We just wanted to say thank you for the special magic you brought to our wedding. The procession into the church was brilliant, many of the congregation commented on the enchanted atmosphere you created ­ even the vicar remarked that it was one of the most beautiful and individual weddings he had been involved in. We would like to thank you for your wonderful and evocative playing, and for your advice and patience as we made our plans.