Amycrofters

Devon
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Reviews: 10
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The Amycrofters Band is led by Andrew on accordion. He is a very experienced dance musician. The band has been delighting Ceilidh and Barn dancers since 2002. Andrew is accompanied by his wife June, w...

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Christopher Gillies

16 Sep 2018

We were delighted with Amycrofters, whom we had booked to play music (inluding Scottish country Dance tunes) at the wedding of Michael Paice and Vicky Newton. (Michael is Margaret's son.) There was to be no dancing - the music was to entertain guests during the period after the marriage ceremony while photographs were be taken...

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Les Fry

26 May 2018

Very helpful and polite duo who performed well, nothing wrong at all with the music

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Christina Bows

10 May 2018

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Andrew and June, the Amycrofters, have been coming to play for Maypole Dancing at our May Day Celebration at the Spiral Combe Farm, Axmouth, for around 10 years.

They are equally wonderful with children of all ages, old ladies and those with special needs. They are reliable, obliging, fun and create a great atmosphere. Oh ye...

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Peter Strevens

20 Oct 2017

Good Afternoon June and Andrew

I am delighted on behalf of Truro Folk Dance Club to furnish you with a review for the Amycrofters Folk Dance Band.

It is with great pleasure we are able to say that we have employed the services of the Amycrofters on many occasions for Dance nights, New Years' Eve and our Dinner Dance evenin...

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Chris Miles

8 May 2018

The Amycrofters are a versatile small band that can adapt to any type of function. I have known them for many years, playing occasionally for the Exmouth Folk dance Club, and in the past played at our Saturday Dances that were attended by up to 100. I have "called" with them at folk dance clubs and the occasional private functi...

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FAQ
How many breaks do you take? How long are they?
Normally one of about 15 minutes. If needed we can provide canned music for an interval.
Do you have your own PA and lighting?
Yes, this is geared to the needs and size of the event.
Who are your previous clients?
Wedding Couples, Birthday Celebrators of all ages, Churches, PTAs, Party givers, etc.
What kind of events do you usually serve?
Ceilidhs, Barn Dances, Sing-a-longs, For weddings, birthdays, PTAs Churches etc.
What are the highlights of your career?
Playing in South Africa, Australia, France and Spain. Dartmouth Beer Festival. Windwhistle Beer Festival, Concert and Dance.
My favourite tune is not on your list. Will you be able to play it?
Ask us.
How can event planners pay for your services?
Cash.
Please, describe your act or business in on sentence:
Folk music for dance and song.
How much space do you require?
12 ' by 6' minimum.
What is your competitive advantage (special features)?
We are competitively priced, punctual, with a good stage appearance. Our sound is lively. We provide a good PA, to meet the needs of the event. We can also provide Mickey Mouse and dancing Jig Dolls if required.
How long do you play for?
Maximum 3 hours
Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?
Yes we do.

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