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DSC_0193  CHARMAS FULL 5-PIECE BAND performs at festivals and ticketed stage shows Celtic rock * original Celtic fusion * pub songs * comedy songs * themed holiday music   For nightclubs, wedding receptions and private parties the full band performs Celtic/classic American rock * folk songs by or about Celts * mainstream dance music (pop, country, jazz, reggae, etc.)  

Charmas Full Band Photo April 2016

FULL BAND’S INSTRUMENTATION INCLUDES: vocal music, flute, Irish whistles, saxophone, fiddle, Scottish bagpipes, acoustic and electric guitar, bass, kit drums, djembe and/or the Irish bodhran hand drum.

FULL BAND VIDEO: January 2016 Live at Coasters Bar, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, excerpts from 1st hour of 4 hour dance music show

FULL BAND/ROCK AUDIO DEMO: Full Band and Trio Audio Samples

charmas3piece2016  elise-and-phil-at-uicc CHARMAS TRIO performs traditional instrumental Celtic music (enjoyed by jazz lovers and great for providing background ambiance at wineries, upscale restaurants, wedding ceremonies, other private events) * rowdy Irish and Scottish pub music, and Celtic-flavored American rock/pop. (Pictured on left are fiddler Elise Ferrell, guitarist Jim Powell and vocalist Aaron Clegg, and on the right is Elise with guitarist/vocalist Phil Johnston.)

TRIO’S INSTRUMENTATION INCLUDES: vocal music, flute, Irish whistles, fiddle, mini-bagpipes, and guitar.

TRIO/SLOW CELTIC AUDIO DEMO WITH SLIDESHOW: 2014-2015 Recordings of Slow/Traditional Celtic Music

Lighthouse piper  Scottish Great Highland Bagpipes can be added to any trio or full band show, for ceremonial marches, ambiance, or primary entertainment.

richard   Guest vocalists often join Charmas’ core band for certain festivals and theme shows. We also maintain a team of trained, performing backup vocalists and instrumentalists, who help guarantee that our band can commit to providing top quality full-band performances booked up to 1-year in advance.

jeremyeliseaaronphoto7 Here’s Valentine’s Rebellion Comedy Singalong 2017’s special guest, Jeremy Friedenthal, prepping for the shows with Elise and Aaron


REPERTOIRE: view Party Band Repertoire or view Celtic Repertoire

REFERENCES: View Audience and Client Feedback

GRAPHICS AND BAND PHOTOS: Charmas Graphics and Band Photos

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