Brief Biography (Courtesy of the Artist’s site, 2007)
̉ran Mor are a Ceilidh band from Troon, Ayrshire in the South West of Scotland, and ran by its leader and accordionist Roy Hendrie.
Roy is a former British Champion who has established Oran Mor as one of the country's top dance bands. Whether its your Wedding, Birthday, Anniversary, or Party, Oran Mor can provide a dance band of various sizes ( from 2 to 6 piece ) to meet your needs and budget.
Roy has broadcasted solo and with his band on numerous occasions with BBC Radio Scotland's "Take the Floor" dance programme and a live TV broadcast on BBC1's "MOD" programme.
As with all good Ceilidh bands, Oran Mor stick to what they are well known and respected for, providing top quality music with dance instructions. If you require a disco to split the evening, we can arrange this for you or put you in contact with good DJ's that we regularly work with.
Oran Mor also play regularly for Scottish Country dancing ( RSCDS ), Old tyme and ballroom.
Oran Mor typically play in the South West of Scotland and Central belt covering Glasgow, Edinburgh, Stirling etc but will travel mostly anywhere.
You can listen to short samples from some of the tracks from this artist using the player below.