Accordionists for hire in the UK

Hire an accordion player in the UK for your special event. Whether you want an accordionist to lead a Ceilidh and have your guests on their feet, or are having a French themed evening in need of that 'je ne sais quoi', an accordionist is a great place to start. Choose from 86 the UK accordionists right here, ready for you to book today.

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AccordionistBristol

Multi-instrumentalist (flutes, whistles, harp and accordion) and composer, specialising in folk and World styles.

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AccordionistEdinburgh

I have played at many different events around the world. Whatever the event, I'm your man!

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From£200
AccordionistColyton

Anisa is a versatile violinist and violist playing classical, pop, folk, gypsy jazz and Eastern European music.

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AccordionistCardiff

I am a Classically trained, but love Jazz and Folk..I have over 20 years experience playing at weddings/festivals/concerts/studio work.

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AccordionistMusselburgh

Organist and piano accompanist based near Edinburgh. All styles of music from classical to pop

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AccordionistNewcastle upon Tyne

Folk/ceilidh musician. Melodeon/accordion. studied folk music at uni. I play blues harmonica and have studied Jews Harp at university level.

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AccordionistGalway

Cathal Johnson's origins are Irish born and based today in Galway City, The Forge Arts Centre, New Road, Galway, Ireland.

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AccordionistBirmingham

Violin / Accordion / Bass / Vocals - Based in Birmingham. Specialising in folk and traditional music.

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From£600
AccordionistDunstable

Luton's Newest Party Band. So we good, we play at our own weddings!

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AccordionistTroon

Accordionist/duo/band for Ceilidh dancing. Dances are called. Also available for concerts with a wide repertoire of world music

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AccordionistLivingston

Dave and Laure have wide experience of all varieties of Scottish/Irish music and have performed for numerous functions , weddings , etc.

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AccordionistEdinburgh

High-Class Accordionist for ALL Occasions

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From£250
AccordionistLondon

An accordion and piano player

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From£130
AccordionistDoncaster

3rd generation accordionist playing scottish/irish ceilidhs/barn dances, brass band musician, cathedral layclerk, sword/rapper musician

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AccordionistRamsgate

A 5-piece band which plays for barn dances and Ceilidhs both Scots and Irish. We come with an excellent caller and song writer.

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AccordionistAlton

Hi, I play assorted music on my beloved piano accordion Also wide selection of music available And could play themed requests

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AccordionistLondon

Hi! I'm an Actor Musician. I'm a versatile soprano, often accompanying myself with the accordion. Also a talented pianist and clarinettist.

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AccordionistBarnet

Accordionist, guitarist, singer, songwriter, song translator, session accordionist (live & recording) Ex "The Ukrainians".

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How much does it cost to hire an accordionist?

The typical price for an accordionist is:
£Budget£180
££Pro£290
£££High-end£400+

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Frequently asked questions

Can any accordionist play my favourite song?

Professional accordionists will often take requests, but you will need to give them plenty of notice. Please also keep in mind that accordionists may ask for an small additional fee to prepare songs that aren't already on their song list. You can view the accordionist's song list on their Encore profile.

How much time do accordionists take to set up?

Your accordionist will usually arrive about an hour or so before their performance begins to set up and get settled before they start playing. To avoid any delays, make sure the performance space is ready for the accordionist prior to their arrival.

My venue has asked for the performer’s PLI & PAT inspection certificates. What are these?

PLI stands for Public Liability Insurance. This insurance covers damage to another person or their property (it is also known as third party insurance). As many of our accordionists are members of the Musician's Union, they are already covered by PLI up to £10 million. PAT stands for portable appliance testing. Most of our accordionists will already have a PAT inspection certificate for their musical equipment/PA system, which they can provide to your venue if they need it.

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