Haste to the Wedding Ceilidh Band
Probably the Best Ceilidh Band in the world!
Haste to the Wedding - Traditional Irish and Scottish Dance Music & Song
Based in Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland, 'Haste to the Wedding' are a five piece folk Band specialising in Traditional Ceili Dance Music and Song.
They come from various musical backgrounds, and have extensive experience playing traditional music from Ireland, Scotland, England, Wales and further afield.
The band play a large variety of instruments including banjo, fiddle, guitar, bouzouki, piano accordion, bodhran, drums and mandolin.
They also have a fine singer. The band mainly play at Ceilidh Dances, and have an experienced caller who keeps everyone on the right track, and helps those not familiar with the steps join in the 'craic'
The word Ceilidh is Scottish Gaelic. It means to gather together or to visit. It also describes an evening of traditional Scots Irish entertainment of dancing and singing Ceilidh is informal, Ceilidh is letting the good times roll, Ceilidh is having a laugh with friends, Ceilidh is having great craic!!.