Ar Faoued

Chesterfield
From: £200
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Reviews: 4
Live music band
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Price from: £200
Pricing is dependent on distance travelled & size of band (duo, trio or 4-piece). If the venue is 25+ miles from Chesterfield, a £20 surcharge is levied The price for a trio from £250 The price for the full 4-piece band from £300 These prices assume playing for up to 90 minutes with one or two breaks

Ar Faoued is an acoustic music band (we have our own PA) featuring violin, guitar, Irish bouzouki, viola, percussion & vocals. We play a mix of original songs/tunes traditional songs/tunes & covers of...

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4 Reviews
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Vic Wood

9 Aug 2017

Great to see you guys at the Vernon, Spondon last night. Very impressed with both the songwriting and the performance.

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Sarah Ratcliffe

13 Jan 2018

Was a lovely evening. Fabulous music and good banter. We really need to make more of an effort to escape the kids in the coming year. It can be my new year's resolution.

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Tina Shirt - Mansfield Folk Club

29 Jan 2018

Good crowd in last night and they weren't disappointed

Only one word describes Ar Faoued ......EXCELLENT

To encore with The Galway Farmers was PURE GENIUS

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David Bateson - Chesterfield Folk Club

13 Feb 2015

Well-loved local musicians Paul Chisnell, Ady Hall and Rob Jourdain opened the evening with a pastoral suite of songs. They sounded both contemporary and yet channelled elements of Pentangle and other late Sixties and early Seventies sounds. The blend of gentle guitar and bouzouki and wonderfully melodic violin and viola provide...

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FAQ
What are the highlights of your career?
Playing as support to such acts as Sally Barker http://www.sallybarker.co.uk/, Bernard Wrigley http://bernardwrigley.com/, Vin Garbutt http://www.vingarbutt.com/, Martin http://www.watersoncarthy.com/id22.htm& Eliza Carthy http://www.eliza-carthy.com/ & playing on stage with Judy Dunlop http://www.allmusic.com/artist/judy-dunlop-mn0000631149 & counting her a friend (not a Facebook one). Playing with & helping Daniel Duke get his CD produced & counting him a friend too. Supporting Enda Kenny at the Library Theatre.
How many breaks do you take? How long are they?
Up to you. Normally in 90 minutes we'd take 1 or 2 breaks between 15 & 30 minutes
My favourite tune is not on your list. Will you be able to play it?
Let us know beforehand & we'll let you know
How much space do you require?
Room for up to 4 people side by side. The PA doesn't take up much space. For the full band say a space 4 metres x 3 metres
Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?
We have PLI
Do you have your own PA and lighting?
We have our own PA which is good for an audience up to 150 people
How long do you play for?
Normally up to 90 minutes. Longer if required
How can event planners pay for your services?
cash, cheque
Who are your previous clients?
Festivals: Leeds Waterfront; Tuxford; Retford; Littleborough; Whitwell; Lichfield Festival of Folk Folk Clubs (Guests & Featured artists); Chesterfield; Mansfield; Crookes; Nether Edge; Cross Folk; Banner Cross Folk weddings - various anniversary celebrations - various
What kind of events do you usually serve?
Folk clubs, Music festivals, weddings, celebrations (birthdays/anniversaries) pubs & small venues
What is your competitive advantage (special features)?
A wide range of influences & good original songs
Please, describe your act or business in on sentence:
Highly respected & popular acoustic band playing a mix of original, traditional & cover songs & tunes featuring guitars, violin,bouzouki, & percussion

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