Ceilidh band

Flaming Heather

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About Flaming Heather

Ceilidh band
Public liability insurance of £1 million
We operate as a two piece wherever possible and can handle most jobs with accordion/fiddle and calling with great success'.

We have performed at ceilidhs for many a year and have a wide repertoire of music from different countries . The biggest part is Scottish and Irish music but we can include some French Italian Israel or American styles if required. We operate normally as a two piece with fiddle and accordion but we also add drums if necessary. We are fully equipped to handle most function sizes and rarely encounter any problems.

Performance details
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
We require car parking close to venues
Our equipment is PAT tested
We own a PA system
Ceilidh, Traditional Scottish folk, Traditional Irish folk
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Event types:
Wedding, Hotel / Restaurant event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Song list

Gay Gordons
dashing white sergeant
strip the willow canadian barn dance
military two step
cumberland square eight
cumberland reel
eightsome reel
circassian circle
duke of perth
reel of the 51st
flying scotsman
virginia reel
Customer questions

Do you have different line-up options?

we can add a drummer and seperate caller as required.

What if my timings change after I've booked you?

We are very flexible

Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?

We can play a customer set list if music is supplied.

How much time do you need to set up?

Approx 20 mins to set up.

Do you provide a caller?

The fiddle player can call the dances

Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?

Our service is more suited to dances rather than songs but we are bendable.

Is all of the equipment (e.g. PA) included in your quote?

We have a variety of different size PAoptions included.

Can you learn song requests before the event?

dance requests we can learn but not songs.


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Filip R, 9 days ago

AMAZING AND lovely funny professional with great pleasure was to dance their music. All of guests were complimenting how lovely band they are. Highly recommended and thanks for coming <3

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Jill L, 1 month ago

our birthday ceilidh was exceptionally good, Flaming Heather have a wide repertoire of Scottish music, they were easy to get on with and they knew how to get people onto the floor dancing, I would definitely use them again

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Jodie M, 1 year ago

Would highly recommend this band, very good performance and very pleasant people to communicate with.

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New H, 2 years ago

an excellent all round performance satisfying all age groups.

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