Live Music & Dance | Canalway Cavalcade

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In the pool

Bix & Pieces

Bob Dwyer’s Bix & Pieces are a highly entertaining seven-piece jazz band playing foot tapping stomps, blues and songs from the swinging eras of the
twenties, thirties and beyond.

Noise Boyz Band

Cavalcade regulars the Noise Boyz Band play jazz standards and blues and some New Orleans style spirituals.

Amphitheatre highlights

The London Cheerleaders

The top professional cheerleading team in the UK is looking forward to performing and running workshops for people who would like to give cheerleading a go.

Phil Underwood

Phil performs traditional music and his own tunes and songs. As a boatman and canal musician Phil can play most folk/roots genres, including British Folk, Cajun, Creole, Blues, Shanty and World.

The Giving Style

An Americana-infused indie band whose guitar riffs are an electric roar, like a punch up between folk and punk. Add dirty, 80’s inspired electronics and keys, and a funky rhythm section, and we’ve arrived at The Giving Style.

Rock Choir

The UK’s largest and most popular contemporary choir, with more than 24,000 members in over 320 local communities nationwide.

Fat Arthur Band

Roll up, roll up! A musical circus is coming to town. Sit back and enjoy the kitsch, psychedelic, funky jug-band stylings of several musical misfits
without a home.

The Barbarian Horde

The Barbarian Horde are a three-piece ukulele/cello/drum outfit.

Et Tu BrucE

Blend pop, rock, folk, and country, and tie them all together with their signature harmonic sound; they have built a reputation for being the band to watch.

Phil Odgers & Bobby Valentino

Hot on the heels of his sold-out UK tour, Phil ‘Swill’ Odgers rides into town with the larger than life Bobby Valentino playing some mean violin alongside him.

The All Sing Choir

A local community choir, who have been singing at Cavalcade regularly since they were formed in 2009, under their brilliant director Isabelle Adams.

Mix It! Dance

Back for their second Cavalcade, Mix It! Dance consist of around 50 young people of 6-16 years, all from Camden.

Flamenco Waterway

Strictly Come Dancing flamenco dancer Sam Quy is also proud owner of a narrowboat! Connecting her love of dance and boating, she has formed Flamenco Waterway, bringing passionate music and dance to the waterways!

The Clarinet Collective

A group of leading professional clarinettists who perform original compositions and transcriptions, written over three centuries and covering a wide range of styles.

Little Venice, London


2019 Festival Leaflet

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2018 Festival Programme

Download this year's IWA Canalway Cavalcade programme


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