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Wild Geese Ceilidh Band

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About Wild Geese Ceilidh Band

Ceilidh band
Edinburgh
Public liability insurance of £10 million
An exciting 3-piece ceilidh band with drums, electric fiddle and guitar plus experienced dance caller and DJ for weddings, or other events

With Andrew Hennessey, John Mackenzie, Karolina, DJ Steve Wild Geese Ceilidh Band 3-piece ceilidh band with DJ, plus experienced dance caller and optional jazz guitarist, Karolina, on fiddle and also Andrew, dance caller, Steve on guitar, John on drums. Steve is our Weddings DJ specialist and Jazz guitarist The Wild Geese Ceilidh band have been playing venues big and small all over Scotland since they formed in Leith in 1996. They have played public ceilidhs at the Ghillie Dhu and Queens hall in Edinburgh - Weddings at Culzean castle and Blair House in the west of Scotland and partied at a birthday barbeque in Midlothian! The band also have an experienced dance caller - who engages the audience and walks and talks them through a set of specially selected ceilidh dances to suit beginners and/or the more advanced audiences. We are currently the longest running Ceilidh band at the Ghillie Dhu Scottish dance venue in Edinburgh

Performance details
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
We require car parking close to venues
We can perform with backing tracks
We can perform while walking around a venue
Our equipment is PAT tested
We own a PA system
Musicianship
Genres:
Traditional Scottish folk, Ceilidh, Traditional Irish folk, Folk
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Recording session, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Song list

Gay Gordons
Dashing white Sergeant
Canadian barn dance
Circassian circle
Britannia 2 step
St Bernards waltz
Trad strip the willow
Festival 4 star reel
Flying Scotsman
Virginia reel
Eightsome reel (shortened version)
Shetland strip the willow
Gaelic waltz
Pride of Erin waltz
Circle waltz
Cumberland square eight
Troika
Military 2 step
Swedish masquerade
Highland schottische
Washerwomans branle
Wild geese scottish country dance
Seige of Ennis
Eightsome reel (full version)
Riverside Jig
latin and jazz guitar
country
folk
blues

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Lynn G, 1 year ago

Brilliant highly recommend

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Gemma M, 1 year ago

Hi Andrew and Stephen We are writing to thank you for your help and support with our Ceilidh Night in aid of Children’s Hospices Across Scotland (CHAS) on Thursday 22nd March 2018. We appreciate you guys coming along and being our Ceilidh band for the night. You guys were great and everyone seemed to enjoy themselves and I think most people were up dancing. We will certainly recommend your band to anyone planning a Ceilidh night. Thank you! Regards Gemma McMahon Operations

Gemma E, 1 year ago

Hi Andrew and Stephen We are writing to thank you for your help and support with our Ceilidh Night in aid of Children’s Hospices Across Scotland (CHAS) on Thursday 22nd March 2018. We appreciate you guys coming along and being our Ceilidh band for the night. You guys were great and everyone seemed to enjoy themselves and I think most people were up dancing. We will certainly recommend your band to anyone planning a Ceilidh night. Thank you! Regards

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