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Robert Whitehead & The Danelaw Dance Band

Ceilidhs, Barn Dances,
Weddings, Events, etc

Available for all functions throughout the North East and the rest of the UK. The Danelaw Dance Band will provide top class entertainment for enthusiasts and first timers.

Don't worry if you've never been to a ceilidh - We quickly talk you through the dances beforehand and our professional 'Caller' guides you along as the music plays. We can provide anything from Robert solo, 2, 3, 4 piece or more as required to fit in with your requirements and budget.

Bandleader Robert Whitehead, from Bothal, Northumberland, was the first Englishman to win the Senior Scottish Traditional Accordion Championship. As a soloist and with his own band he is a regular on BBC's 'Take The Floor'

Live performances regularly take the band to Shetland, Portugal, Cyprus, USA, Ireland and more recently Uganda! Robert also clocks-up more than 40,000 miles a year in the UK playing for Dances, Festivals, Concerts, Ceilidhs, Accordion Clubs, Folk Clubs, Weddings and other private functions.

Robert Whitehead & The Danelaw Dance Band Robert Whitehead & The Danelaw Dance Band

Track samples
Red House Reel
La Russe
Maureen’s Jig