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Welcome to Monty Folk

Monty Folk, Montgomery’s community ceilidh band, was set up with support from TASC in early 2014 and has been going from strength to strength ever since. With a varied range of musical styles Monty Folk is well suited to most event occasions from Weddings, banquet, Street Fairs and private functions.

Monty Folk also welcomes new musicians into the band. If you have an interest in any musical instrument and can bring it along to one of our sessions, we would love to see you.

Where do we meet

Montgomery Fire Station
(Between 7:15pm – 9:15pm)

Montgomery Fire Station is a community venue suited to various groups across Montgomery. For more information, please see the Links page.

Who’s in the band?

We vary – depending on the occasion

We are a mixture of talented instrumentalists, from flute, recorder, accordion, fiddle, Mandolin, Cajón, Cello and guitar to name a few. Depending on the size of the event, we mix and match but at the core we consist of around 6. As a community band we encourage anyone to come along and enjoy meeting new people and make great music. No matter what your skill levels are, we all muck in to help each other out

Hire Monty Folk

Folk music to suit your needs

Monty Folk are available for hire. We cover a wide range of musical styles and are more than happy to work with you to ensure your event is one to remember.

Our clients range from, Private Parties, The Rotary Club, Powys Castle, Community Events, Montgomery Town Council, Street Fairs, Local Festivals, Ty Mawr Medieval Festival Days and much more….

Wonderful music from Monty Folk echoed beautifully around the medieval hall and garden. Perfect choice of music for the setting.


– Jane Till Ty Mawr

They really made the evening for me, they were the best part!


– Kay Y

Monty Folk bought a real celtic feel to the night and were enjoyed by everyone. I had other music available, but they played two really long sets, so we got to enjoy them even more!


– Emma BB