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Shenanigans Irish Music Duo consists of Alan playing the Guitar and providing the vocals plus Steve who is an outstanding Fiddle player.
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Buxworth Derbyshire
Public liability insurance of £4 million

Shenanigans is an Irish Music Duo playing at weddings, house parties, pubs, clubs and music festivals, in fact anywhere that appreciates live Irish music. Shenanigans got together when Alan’s wife retired from the duo Milligan's Wake and Alan looked to continue working with the music. Based in High Peak, Derbyshire. Shenanigans consists of Alan who is the main vocalist and also plays the guitar. He is an excellent vocalist, singing with feeling, straight from the heart. His sensitive and lyrical rendition of, for example, Carrickfergus will give you goose pimples.. Steve, Is one of best fiddle players in the north west of England, playing with great enthusiasm and panache.We will give you a lively evening of Traditional Irish Songs,Jigs and Reels. Shenanigans self contained and suitable for a variety of venues and bring a wealth of styles to the musical mix. They do however major in traditional folk, especially Irish folk Music For your peace of mind we have full public liability insurance.

Musicianship
Genres:
Traditional Irish folk, Folk
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Event types:
Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Hotel / Restaurant event, Corporate event, Charity event, Birthday party, New Year's Eve, Christmas party
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Song list

RARE OLD MOUNTAIN DEW, STAR OF THE COUNTY DOWN, PADDY LIE BACK, CATCH ME IF YOU CAN, WIND THAT SHAKES THE BARLEY, PADDYS ON THE MOVE AGAIN,
FIELDS OF ATHENRY, BOLD O DONAHUE, MAGGIE, BOYS OF COUNTY ARMAGH, GALWAY SHAWL, GALWAY GIRL, IRISH ROVER, BOYS OF KILLYBEGS, JOHN RYANS POLKA, HILLS OF CONNEMARA, THE HOLY GROUND, IF YOUR IRISH COME INTO THE PARLOUR, MACNAMARA'S BAND, HANNIGANS HOOLEY, HOT ASPHALT, i USED TO LOVE HER, CARRICKFERGUS,
I'M LEAVING TIPPERARY, ROSEVILLE FAIR, SALLY McLENANNE, WHISKY IN THE JAR, TRIP TO DURROW, THE VIRGINIA, DO YOU WANT YOUR OLD LOBBY WASHED DOWN,
GOING TOMORROW, THE JCB SONG, MEET ME ON THE CORNER, THE KING AND QUEEN, McALPINES FUSELLIERS, KATY DALY,, MUIRSHIN DHURKIN, I'LL TELL ME MA,
GRAVEL WALK, FAREWELL TO IRELAND, TAKE ME BACK TO MAYO, DIRTY OLD TOWN, WHEN YOU WERE SWEET SIXTEEN. Etc,

Prices

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Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Short performance (up to 15 min)£200
Up to 1 hour£300
Up to 2 hours£450
Up to 3 hours£600

Reviews

From customers:

Julie L, 4 years ago

Julie Linnett • 19 Aug 2017 Great night with very talented musicians. The party soon got going with an assortment of fabulous Irish tunes....would highly recommend Alan and Steve. Thank you both.

David 2, 4 years ago

I hope 5 is the top ranking as i can't praise Alan and his Shenanigans Irish Music Duo enough. The music created such a wonderful atmosphere and made it a memorable experience for all the guests, who without exception thoroughly enjoyed the evening. Alan provides a reliable and professional service which I without reservation

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