Bagpipers for hire in Dumfries and Galloway

Find bagpipers for hire in Dumfries and Galloway! 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 70 best bagpipers local to Dumfries and Galloway here.

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All the groups below are available to travel to Dumfries and Galloway
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£100 - £280
BagpiperTroon

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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£160 - £200
BagpiperGlasgow

Pipe Major with many years of experience offering a friendly, professional service for any event.

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£160 - £210
BagpiperGlasgow

Chris Gray is a Scottish Piper, Pianist, Whistle Player Composer & Tutor based in Glasgow, Scotland.

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£160 - £200
BagpiperRenfrew

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

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£170 - £200
BagpiperGlasgow

One of Scotland's leading contemporary bagpipers and musicians from Brave, Call the Midwife and How to Train Your Dragon.

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£100 - £200
BagpiperGlasgow

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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£140 - £170
BagpiperGlasgow

Top quality bagpiper / piper for hire - weddings & events

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£180 - £200
BagpiperGlasgow

Ross is a Grade 1 piper with 15 years experience of playing at weddings and events all over the world.

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From£160
BagpiperGlasgow

Hello, I'm a Piper from Glasgow with experience piping at Weddings, Funerals, Burns suppers, Festivals and Pipe Band Competitions.

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From£180
Bagpiperirvine

Highly experienced Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Alumini to add a traditional flare to your special day

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From£180
BagpiperGlasgow

I am an ex army piper have done both my elementary and senior pipers courses at the piping school of music Edinburgh Castle

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BagpiperGlasgow

An experienced, professional and punctual piper for every occasion.

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£160 - £200
BagpiperPaisley

Toe Tapping Entertainment

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BagpiperBathgate

SCD Solo Piper provides Highland Bagpipe music for any event!

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£160 - £250
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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BagpiperEdinburgh

I am an award winning Edinburgh piper of 35 years. Former Senior Pipe Major of the British Army and lone piper at the Edinburgh Tattoo.

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BagpiperStratford-upon-Avon

Paul is a piper with over 45 years' experience. He will travel anywhere, and speaks fluent French and German.

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£200 - £300
BagpiperMiddlesbrough

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

Hiring a bagpiper

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Popular genres:
Pop, Classical, Jazz
Average response time:
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Busiest times:
January, June, October

How much does it cost to hire a bagpiper?

The typical price for a bagpiper is:
£Budget£170
££Pro£235
£££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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