Formed in 1997 by Maya and Daygan, Dragonsfly is a
Celtic-Eastern-Folk Fusion band with a unique sound born
from the band member's musical tastes and influences.
From French and Breton dance to Eastern Europe and
beyond, Dragonsfly create a musical landscape across
This vibrant and original five-piece interlace instruments as
diverse as bagpipes, hurdy-gurdy, bouzouki, mandolin, tabla,
electric bass, saxophones, vocals and more resulting in
groove-driven music that is passionate, high-energy, tender
and entrancing. Their performances are rooted in traditional
music but with their own contemporary interpretation and
with songs inspired by their personal experiences and musical backgrounds. Their music celebrates community and the spirit
of the land, enchanting audiences to sing, dance and be stirred.
Dragonsfly mainly perform in venues and festivals around
the South West of England, but have also developed a dedicated
following in France and Sweden through playing festivals there too.