Dance to Token Women with Jo Freya presented by Stroud Ceilidhs
Yes this wonderful bunch of women multi-instrumentalists still exists!
Usually this band plays for dancing but also do concerts as well or a mix of both.
There is a fantastic line up of instruments including driving fiddles, saxes, clarinets, keyboard, percussion, tuba, euphonium and trombone.
The repertoire they play is pan European which makes for a really varied mix of sound. There is simply nothing like them and listening to them is like being inside someone’s wild, joyous music party.
They are: Jo Freya, Alice Yelf, Heather Horsley, Jo May, Linda Game, Fi Fraser.
Band:Token Women Caller: Jo Freya Organiser:Stroud Ceilidhs Location: Chantry Centre, Long St
, GL11 4JB Date/Time: Saturday, 6 April 2019 8:00pm to 11:30pm
Price: Tickets available from the Chantry Centre/Lister Hall from the bar, or ring 07421 102182 or on the door
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