The Baltik Ceilidh Band

London, Greater London
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Price from: £500

London's Premier Celtic Covers Band - Since 2007 -
(Ceilidh/Reeling/Klezmar/Pop/Rock).
Presenting that BIG cool Celtic sound, bursting with energy, feature multi-award winning musicians.
Our powerful horn section, burning grooves and rich melodies hit you hard and keep you dancing all night. Performing tunes by bands such as Salsa Celtica, Treacherous Orchestra and Lau, arranged for ceilidh dancing.

With high profile performances for the likes of HRH Prince Michael of Kent, Caledonian Club, Inter-Club of London, Savile Club, London Reels (Pont St), Country Life, ITV, E4; Performing with celebs such as John Barrowman and supporting legendary acts such as Sister Sledge, Supergrass and T'Pau; The Baltik Ceilidh Band are by far a must have feature of any Celtic event! As well as the cast of Made in Chelsea, we have taken celebrities James Corden, Ant & Dec, Jonathan Wilkes, Edith Bowman,Tom Smith (Editors), Angellica Bell and Michael Underwood through the steps of Ceilidh dancing.

Tradition with a Twist:
A London Based Ceilidh Band for all your Celtic needs. Taking the key elements of Scottish, English, Irish, Danish & Swedish tradition Music & Dancing and moulded into a new fresh Celtic blend.

Our musicians are some of the most in demand musicians in London, with a wealth of performing experience including... The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo (Performing Disney's Brave), Performing for Sir George Martin, Cecil Sharp House, NAO, Maverick Sabre, Jack Bruce, Dame Cleo Laine, Abbey Road Studios, Royal Opera House, BBC Television Centre, ITV, Netflix original series 'The Crown' (2 Golden Globes) feat. Claire Foy, Matt Smith and John Lithgow, Shakespeare's Globe, Dame Shirley Bassey, The Graham Norton Show, Later with Jools Holland, Roisin Murphy, Simple Minds, Mick Hucknall, Melody Gardot, Kid Creole, Britain's Got Talent, Mica Paris, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Thriller Live, Book of Mormon, 42nd Street, Young Frankenstein, G4, House band at London's Hard Rock Cafe, BBC 1 breakfast news, Alan Titchmarch, Harry Hill's TV Burps, Loose Women, Made In Chelsea, Little Boots, Blake, Barbican Centre, Ronnie Scots, Kensington Palace and not forgetting The London Vegetable Orchestra.

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Susan Mowson

May 19, 2019

The band were excellent. they made the party go with a swing and we all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves fro the oldest to the youngest . Thank you

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FAQ
  • Please, describe your act or business in on sentence:
    London's Premier Ceilidh, Reeling & Pop/Rock Covers Band since 2007.
  • What are the highlights of your career?
    Sharing the stage with John Barrowman; high profile performances for Made in Chelsea, HRH Prince Michael of Kent, Caledonian Club, Inter-Club of London, Savile Club, London Reels (Pont St), Country Life, ITV, E4; Supporting legendary acts such as Sister Sledge, Supergrass and T'Pau; As well as the cast of Made in Chelsea, we have taken celebrities James Corden, Ant & Dec, Jonathan Wilkes, Edith Bowman,Tom Smith (Editors), Angellica Bell and Michael Underwood through the steps of Ceilidh dancing.
  • What is your competitive advantage (special features)?
    Lead by a Scottish caller, we offer Ceilidh, Reeling, Klezmer Music & Pop/Rock Covers Band... Including Scottish, English, Danish and Swedish inspired Dances. As well as add on packages such as Solo Violin, Celtic Duo, Jazz Trio/Quartet/Quintet, Harp, Bagpipes and we also offer a DJ package.
  • What kind of events do you usually serve?
    Parties, Weddings, Private Functions, Corporate Functions.
  • Who are your previous clients?
    BBC, Netflix, ITV, E4, US Style, Exon Mobil, O'Neill's, Caledonian Club, Inter-Club of London, Savile Club, London Reels (Pont St), Country Life, Boodles, National History Museum, Grace Belgravia, Specsavers, Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, Weddings in the Wood, Luton Hoo, Palace of Westminster, Gleneagles, Sky TV, Barbican Centre, Devonshire SQ, NHS, Old Billingsgate Market, National Portrait Gallery, Tower 42, Dollar Academy, Guildhall School of Music & Drama, Gonville Caius College.
  • How can event planners pay for your services?
    Bank Transfer
  • How long do you play for?
    Up to 3 x 1hr sets for Covers + Ceilidh. Up to 2 x 1hrs sets for Ceilidh only.
  • Do you have your own PA and lighting?
    Yes
  • Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?
    Yes
  • How much space do you require?
    2x4m
  • My favourite tune is not on your list. Will you be able to play it?
    Yes, we offer 1 free of charge request.
  • How many breaks do you take? How long are they?
    We require breaks of a minimum 15mins between sets.
  • What style of music do you offer?
    Ceilidh, Reeling, Klezmer Music + Pop, Rock, Motown, Jazz, and Funk Covers Band. Dances include Scottish, English, Danish and Swedish inspired Dances.
  • Is it possible to request something that's not in the repertoire?
    Yes, we offer 1 free of charge request. Further requests are charged.
  • Do you do open-air acts?
    Yes


Set List/Services

Ceilidh Set (Called)
Flying Scotsman
Gay Gordons
Dashing White Sergeant
Strip The Willow
Military 2-Step
St Bernard's Waltz
Virginia Reel
Canadian Barn Dance
Swedish Masquerade
Thread The Needle
Circassian Circle
Cumbrian Reel
Cumberland Square Eight
Lady Godiva Reel
Orcadian Strip The Willow
The Borrowdale Exchange
Scotch Mixer
Auld Lang Syne

Reeling Set (Not Called)
Postie's Jig
The Piper & The Penguin
Hamilton House
The Eightsome Reel
The Foursome Reel
Machine Without Horses
Reel of the 51st
Duke of Perth
Speed The Plough
The Duke & Duchess of Edinburgh
St Andrews Fair

Traditional Covers
Caledonia
Green Fields of France
Wild Rover
Donald Where's Your Trewsers?
Hill of the Thieves
Molly Malone
There Were Roses
Little Drummer Boy
Auld Lang Syne
Whisky In The Jar
Marie's Wedding
Gloomy Winter's Now Awa
Hill Of Thieves

Covers
-60's-
Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay - Otis Redding
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Gimmie Some Lovin' - Steve Winwood
Hard To Handle - Otis Reading
All Along the Watch Tower - Jimi Hendrix
I Saw Her Standing There - The Beatles
Come Together - The Beatles
Mustang Sally - Wilson Pickett
In The Midnight Hour - Wilson Pickett
I'm A Believer - Monkeys
Feeling Good - Nina Simone (Michael Bublé & Muse Versions)
Good Times Bad Times - Led Zeppelin
My Generation - The Who
White Room - Cream
I'm Into Something Good - Herman's Hermit
I Feel Good - James Brown
L.O.V.E. - Nat King Cole
Soul Man - Sam & Dave (*)
Blame It On The Boogie - Jackson 5 (**)

-70's-
Dreams - Fleetwood Mac
Sweet Home Alabama - Lynryrd Skynyrd
Long Train Running - Doobie Brothers
Life In The Fast Lane - The Eagles
Stuck in the Middle With You - Steelers Wheel
Superstition - Stevie Wonder
I Wish - Stevie Wonder (**)
Let's Stay Together - Al Green
Get Back - The Beatles
Hey Jude - The Beatles
Oh What A Night - Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons
Let's Stay Together - Al Green
Into The Mystic - Van Morrison
Over The Hill - John Martyn
May You Never - John Martyn
Can't Get Enough of Your Love - Bad Company
We Are Family - Sister Sledge
The Cowboy Song - Thin Lizzy
The Boys Are Back In Town - Thin Lizzy
Teenage Kicks - Undertones
Is This Love - Bob Marley
I Shot The Sherif - Bob Marley
Knock On Wood - Eddie Floyd
Maggie May - Rod Stewart
Reelin' In The Years - Steely Dan (*)
Take Me To The River - Al Green (*)
Higher Ground - Stevie Wonder (*)
Sir Duke - Stevie Wonder (*)
I'm A Man - Steve Winwood (*)
Right Place Wrong Time - Dr John (*)
Signed, Sealed, Delivered - Stevie Wonder
Lady Marmalade - Patti Labelle (**)
You Are the First, My Last, My Everything - Barry White
I only have eyes for you - Jazz standard from the film 'Dames'

-80's-
Sunshine on Leith - The Proclaimers
500 Miles - Proclaimers
Billie Jean - Michael Jackson
Jumping Jack Flash - The Rolling Stones
Dude Looks Like A Lady - Aerosmith (*)
You Can Call Me Al - Paul Simon (*)
Power Of Love - Huey Lewis & The News (*)
Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This) - Eurythmics

Ain't Nobody - Chaka Kahn (**)
Upside Down - Diana Ross (**)
Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For - U2
Where the Streets Have No Name - U2
Caledonia - Dougie MacLean
Sledgehammer - Peter Gabriel

-90's-
Deeper Underground - Jamiroquai
Rocks- Primal Scream
She's Electric - Oasis
Wonderwall - Oasis
You Do Something To Me - Paul Weller
Place Your Hands - Reef
Just Looking - Stereophonics
Ants Marching - Dave Matthews Band (*)
Let Me Entertain You - Robbie Williams (*)
Keep The Faith - Bon Jovi (*)
Nothing Else Matters - Metalica
Runaway - The Corrs (**)
You've Got A Friend In Me - Randy Newman
I Love You 'till the End - The Pogues

-00's-
Maybe Tomorrow - Stereophonics
Sex On Fire - Kings Of Leon
You Are All I Have - Snow Patrol
All These Things That I've Done - The Killers
Valerie - Mark Ronson
Sunday Morning - Maroon 5
Crazy In Love - Beyonce
Hey Ya! - Outcast
Last Night - The Strokes
Take Me Out - Franz Ferdinand
Crazy - Gnarls Barkley
Butterfly - Jason Mraz (*)
Brooklyn - Youngblood Brass Band (*)

-10's-
Forget You - Ce Lo Green
Locked Out of Heaven - Bruno Mars
Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke
Get Lucky - Daft Punk
Every Teardrop is a Waterfall - Coldplay (*)
Shut up and Dance with Me - Walk the Moon
All of Me - John Legend
Hey Ho - The Lumineers

(*) Only Available With Horn Section
(**) Only Available With Female Vocalist

The Band Can Also Play Jazz Standards.

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