Bagpipers available to hire in Belfast

Belfast bagpipers for hire! Whether you're arranging a wedding, funeral, Burns night party or concert, you've come to the right place to find the best bagpipers. Choose from over 68 professional bagpipers in Belfast on this page. Our accomplished musicians can perform all the traditional music you've imagined and will provide the perfect extra touch for your event. All of the musicians shown below can travel and are available in Belfast.

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All the musicians below are available to travel to Belfast
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BagpiperWarrington(155 mi)

I have played the Highland bagpipes for over 30 years. I have been lucky enough to perform at many high profile events all over the world.

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From£160
BagpiperRenfrew(104 mi)

George is a dedicated and talented piper available for weddings, funerals, corporate gigs. Reliable, traditional pipe music.

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From£180
BagpiperGlasgow(109 mi)

Eddie lives in Glasgow and is a graduate of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

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BagpiperNewcastle upon Tyne(173 mi)

Bagpiper and Whistle player based in Newcastle Upon Tyne.

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From£165
BagpiperPrestonpans(149 mi)

Mybagpiper is a Full Time Professional offering Bagpiping Services for any Event. Guaranteed Quality and Reliability.

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From£100
BagpiperTroon(83 mi)

Having played at many events across the world, I am a professional and friendly bagpiper who is able to travel far across Scotland.

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BagpiperEdinburgh(143 mi)

SCD Solo Piper provides Highland Bagpipe music for any event!

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From£170
BagpiperGlasgow(107 mi)

Lorne MacDougall is one of Scotland's leading contemporary bagpipers and musicians.

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From£130
BagpiperNairn(214 mi)

Skilled piper to play at your event throughout Highland, Moray & Aberdeenshire. Ideally located Inverness,Nairn,Forres,Elgin,Keith & Huntly.

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From£200
BagpiperMiddlesbrough(190 mi)

I have played the pipes since I was 8 years old played in world championship winning pipebands and also competed as a solo piper

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From£160
BagpiperCupar(164 mi)

Rich is a multi-instrumental musician based in Fife, playing Highland Bagpipes and Scottish Smallpipes, guitar and alto/tenor saxophone.

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From£227
BagpiperLarbert(129 mi)

Daniel has played at 100+ weddings and events all over the world and was winner of the 2017 Scottish Wedding Awards for entertainment.

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From£160
BagpiperNottingham(224 mi)

Michael is a highly skilled bagpiper based in Nottinghamshire. Michael is available to play the pipes at Weddings, Funerals & other events.

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BagpiperGlasgow(109 mi)

A graduate of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Scott is a world champion piper who has performed globally for the last 15 years.

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From£140
BagpiperGlasgow(113 mi)

Top quality bagpiper / piper for hire - weddings & events

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From£188
BagpiperStratford-upon-Avon(240 mi)

Paul is a piper with over 40 years' experience. He will travel anywhere and speaks fluent French and German.

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BagpiperRichmond(171 mi)

Colin is a superb bagpipe player with a huge repertoire of memorised tunes

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BagpiperGlasgow(109 mi)

I am a full time Piper and Flautist living in Cambuslang. I love doing what I do and hope I can play for you sometime. Slainte, Tam

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How much does it cost to hire a bagpiper?

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£££High-end£300+

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Frequently asked questions

Can any bagpiper play my favourite song?

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

How much time do bagpipers take to set up?

Your bagpiper 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 bagpiper 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 bagpipers 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 bagpipers 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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