What I do

My recent and upcoming gigs include (see below for video clip examples):

Shrewsbury Folk Festival 2014, Dance Tent

Whitby Folk Week, Concerts at the Rugby Club and Rifle Club (various performers),  2013 and 2014

PolkaWorks (English ceilidh band) Northern Tour, including Ryburn 3 Step ceilidh series, Easter 2014

Blackbeard’s Tea Party (English ceilidh band), Sheffield University CeilidhSoc end of year ceilidh, June 2014

Blair Dunlop, ‘Live and Local’ concert in Derbyshire, October 2014

Sharrow Folk Festival, Sheffield (various performers), November 2014

Hekety (English ceilidh band), Black Diamond Folk Club Christmas ceilidh special, December 2013, plus private bookings

Bell Hagg Orkestar (8-piece Balkan gypsy klezmer band), Inter-Varsity Folk Dance Festival 2013, private booking May 2014 and Shakespeare’s Sheffield gig December 2014

The Night Before (contra dance band), Sheffield Spring Contras, March 2014

English Contra Dance Band, Sheffield Spring Contras, February 2014

Stick Shift (contra dance band), Inter-Varsity Folk Dance Festival 2013

West Midlands Vegan Festival Entertainment Stage (various performers), 2012 and 2013

Social dance events at Broadstairs Folk Week 2013

Sheffield University Ceilidh Society, various regular ceilidhs during 2014 and previous years


Here are some examples of recent events I have sound engineered at.

Although the audio was only recorded on the internal microphone of my camera, these videos are to give you an idea of the kind of events I regularly sound engineer and provide PA for.

Blackbeard’s Tea Party at Sheffield CeilidhSoc

PolkaWorks at Ryburn 3 Step ceilidh series

The Night Before at Sheffield Spring Contras

Beeston Ceilidh Band, New Year’s Day 2013

Sheffield University CeilidhSoc ceilidh

Stick Shift at IVFDF 2013