English Ceilidh (ECeilidh)

Dance to Lasair with Lisa Hayward presented by Stroud Ceilidhs

Lasair are a ceilidh band based in the west of England. They are one of the fastest rising English ceilidh bands on the folk scene at present. After a huge festival year in 2016 where they gave showstopping ceilidhs at Warwick Folk Festival, Folk East, Towersey Festival and Bromyard Folk Festival they are very much on the map as one of the most in-demand ceilidh dance bands on the circuit. They boast an exciting tune section of fiddle, melodeon and mandolin backed by a funk-driven rhythm section of drums, bass and guitars.
Band: Lasair
Caller: Lisa Hayward
Stroud Ceilidhs
Location: Subscription Rooms, George St, Stroud, Gloucestershire,
Date/Time: Saturday, 5 January 2019 8:00pm to 11:30pm
Price: Enquire/book 01453 760900
Contact: 07421 102182

What is "English Ceilidh"? - a quick guide

It's what used to be called 'country dancing' or 'barn dance' but nowadays tends have better, more varied music (often 'folk') and is danced with more energy and skill. A 'caller' explains each dance, walks you through it and paying attention at that point will get even the complete beginner through the dancing
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