A Short History Of All Things Dansette

DansetteDansette are:

Jenny Scott - Caller and recognised authority on country dances
James O'Dwyer - Violin and voice
Helen Hockenhull - Keyboard, mandolin and voice
Geoff Keighley - Drums, percussion and djembe
Chris Marks - Guitars and percussion

Helen and Chris are both respected music teachers and all of the band have 25-30 years of quality semi-pro and pro band performing and session experience. The majority have been in the successful performing and recording band JCB. Helen is also a member of "Grace Notes".

Dansette's vast experience and versatility have created a repertoire of diverse music ranging from jigs, reels, country rock to latin and reggae, music from the hit Riverdance to sung ballads, jazz standards and waltzes.

Dancing 2 Dansette's previous work has included:
Weddings, Dinner Dances, Fund Raising Events, Rugby Club Dances, PTA Dances, Rotary Club Charter Nights, Corporate Functions, 18th Birthdays, 80th Birthdays, to name but a few.

Dansette accommodate and appeal to all age groups and consequently each event is unique. Taking part is the key to an evening of tremendous fun and enjoyment...for everyone!