Bagpipers for hire in Cowes

Find bagpipers for hire in Cowes! Famous worldwide as the traditional instrument of Scotland, the spine-tingling sound of the bagpipes creates the perfect atmosphere for weddings, funerals, or Burns night parties. You can even book one of our professional bagpipers to perform at your event in full Scottish Highland dress for added authenticity! Choose from our selection of the 82 best bagpipers local to Cowes here.

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Hire Connor Black Bagpiper with Encore
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£100 - £270
BagpiperPortsmouth

A professional and friendly bagpiper based in the UK for any occasion.

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Hire Cameron McMurchie Bagpiper with Encore
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From£180
BagpiperWaterlooville

Bagpiper with over 18 years experience available for weddings, funerals, Burns Night (full address to Haggis) or any other special event.

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Hire Tony Hurst The Piper for All Occasions  Bagpiper with Encore
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£225 - £275
BagpiperWiltshire

Traditional Highland Piper for all Occasions. with over 20 years experience, Full Public Liability Insurance to 10 M and a Member of the MU

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Hire Piper Millie Scott Bagpiper with Encore
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£225 - £350
BagpiperLondon

Professional piper for any occasion 🎶 ceremonies and services, tv and media, school visits, private and corporate events.

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Hire Matthew McRae Bagpiper with Encore
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From£165
BagpiperLondon

With 27 years' of experience as a professional bagpiper, Matthew is the perfect addition to make your day special and distinct to any other!

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Hire Andrew MacGregor Bagpiper with Encore
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From£170
BagpiperBraintree

Andrew is a bagpiper based in Essex and is available for Birthdays, Weddings ,Funerals , Burns Nights , Hogmanay, Corporate Events and more.

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Hire Andrew Brian Bagpiper with Encore
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£187.50 - £312.50
BagpiperWarrington

Full time, professional Highland bagpiper to hire throughout the UK. Specialist in Weddings and Funerals plus many other types of events.

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Hire Michael Gordon Bagpiper with Encore
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£165 - £185
BagpiperNottingham

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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Hire Craig McIntosh Bagpiper with Encore
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£180 - £200
BagpiperGreat Britain, United Kingdom

The #1 Bagpiper, Wedding Piper, Funeral Piper, Private Events, Burns Night, Hogmany, Parties, Professional Bagpiper, all the United Kingdom.

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Hire James Meiklejohn Bagpiper with Encore
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£200 - £295
BagpiperCardiff

I am a bagpipe player originally from Edinburgh but now living in Cardiff, and play at all kinds of traditional and contemporary events.

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Hire Rob Muir Bagpiper with Encore
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From£180
BagpiperCorby

Very experienced bagpiper having played for 40 years. Weddings/Funerals/Birthdays/New Year/Burns Night/Any special occasion

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Hire Paul Boness Bagpiper with Encore
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BagpiperStratford-upon-Avon

Paul is a piper with over 50 years' experience. He will travel anywhere, and speaks fluent French and German.

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Hire Michael Quinn Bagpiper with Encore
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£225 - £312.50
BagpiperHyde

#40 years experience, ex Pipe Major of Manchester Fire Service Pipe band currently teaching competing with City Of Manchester Pipe Band

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Hire Tony Daniel Bagpiper with Encore
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£250 - £450
BagpiperFolkestone

I'm Pipe Major Tony Daniel Of the City Of Rochester Pipe Band & also a member of The Southern Highlanders pipes & drums

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Hire Brodie Savage Bagpiper with Encore
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£187.50 - £312.50
BagpiperWarrington

Award winning Cheshire based professional Scottish Bagpiper.

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Hire Craig Swarbrick Bagpiper with Encore
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£160 - £350
BagpiperCwmbran

Experienced reliable piper Crowd engaging solo artist

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Hire Cameron Edgar Bagpiper with Encore
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From£160
BagpiperLeeds

A World Champion bagpipe player available to play at all functions including weddings, funerals, corporate events, and others.

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Hire Charlie Ward Bagpiper with Encore
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BagpiperLondon

Solo piper and teacher. Originally from the hills outside of Edinburgh, but playing professionally in London for 12 years.

Latest reviews of our Bagpipers in Cowes

Cameron McMurchie
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"Cameron was superb. It was for my mother's funeral and he was so professional and friendly. Just right for what we needed. "

Beverley hired Cameron McMurchie for a Funeral / Memorial service (available in Cowes)

Verified Review, 11 January 2024
Cameron McMurchie
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"Thank you so much Cameron for creating a great atmosphere for my wife and I on our special day, everyone loved your performance and really looked the part. Would highly recommend, fantastic!"

Andrew hired Cameron McMurchie for a Wedding (available in Cowes)

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"Cameron was wonderful and made my mum’s 80th birthday. He was everything we hoped he would be and even bought some flowers, highly recommended."

Paula hired Cameron McMurchie for a Private event (available in Cowes)

Verified Review, 27 August 2023

FAQs about hiring Bagpipers in Cowes

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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.

Hiring a Bagpiper in Cowes

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Popular genres:
Folk, Rock, 1950s era music
Average response time:
1 hour
Busiest times:
January, July, August

How much does it cost to hire a Bagpiper in Cowes?

The typical price for a Bagpiper is:
£Budget£190
££Pro£245
£££High-end£300+

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