The Drift

English, French and other International

The Drift are an exciting four piece band, playing English and European dance music on a variety of instruments. The Drift play for parties, weddings, barn dances and ceilidhs; working with several excellent callers, including Rachel Roberts, and Tony Dunn.

The band also specialise in traditional French dance music, and play for French style 'bal folk', euro ceilidhs, and can run French dance workshops.

The Drift are based in Mid Sussex. They have their own P.A. suitable for most venues, and will arrange a caller for your event. For where to see them, contact details, bios, and more information visit the website of the Drift (One of the members has compiled a collection of French traditional dance music, published in two volumes, suitable for bagpipes or hurdy gurdy.)


Sussex Folk Association: the folk band The Drift

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