Bagpipers for hire in Glasgow

Glasgow 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 60 professional bagpipers in Glasgow 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.

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18 musicians in or around Glasgow
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BagpiperGlasgow(1 mi)

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

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From£160
BagpiperRenfrew(6 mi)

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

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From£100
BagpiperTroon(27 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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From£170
BagpiperGlasgow(3 mi)

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

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From£227
BagpiperLarbert(19 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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BagpiperGlasgow(1 mi)

Currently a year 3 student at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Scott is a well-rounded, experienced musician from the West of Scotland.

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From£130
BagpiperGlasgow(4 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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From£140
BagpiperGlasgow(3 mi)

Top quality bagpiper / piper for hire - weddings & events

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BagpiperGlasgow(1 mi)

Ross is a Grade 1 piper with 14 years experience of playing at weddings and events all over the world.

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BagpiperGlasgow(1 mi)

Hello, I'm a Piper from Glasgow with experience piping at weddings, burns suppers, festivals and Pipe Band Competitions.

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BagpiperGlasgow(7 mi)

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

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BagpiperGlasgow(7 mi)

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(3 mi)

Top quality bagpiper / piper for hire - weddings, funerals, any occasion

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BagpiperGlasgow(1 mi)

An experienced, professional and punctual piper for every occasion.

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From£170
BagpiperGlasgow(6 mi)

I have performed at numerous weddings and pipe band performances in UK and abroad.

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BagpiperGlasgow(11 mi)

Experienced piper who has played at a number of events such as charity gigs and concerts , capable of playing a wide variety of tunes

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From£160
BagpiperMauchline(28 mi)

professional and reliable able to travel

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BagpiperGlasgow(1 mi)

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Popular genres:
Pop, Classical, Jazz
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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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Bear in mind: musicians typically play for 45 mins with a 15 min break per hour.

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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