Bagpipers for hire in Merseyside

Find bagpipers for hire in Merseyside! 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 128 best bagpipers local to Merseyside here.

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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 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 Geoff Wilson Bagpiper with Encore
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£180 - £500
BagpiperWarrington

Keep piping, it will blow you away

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Hire Rick Brown Bagpiper with Encore
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£160 - £325
BagpiperLymm

Pipe Major Rick Brown is the current Pipe Major of GMFRS Pipe Band - 2017 All England Champs. Also 5 time NW England Solo Champion.

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Hire Rob Milner Bagpiper with Encore
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£187.50 - £375
BagpiperBolton

Elevate your event with the enchanting sounds of the bagpipes. A touch of Scottish tradition and a hint of Celtic magic to your occasion

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Hire DJ Foggy Bagpiper with Encore
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BagpiperLiverpool

Bespoke Wedding DJ & Party DJ, covering Northwest.

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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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£200 - £325
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 Shonagh Duncan Bagpiper with Encore
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BagpiperBathgate

SCD Solo Piper provides Highland Bagpipe music for any event!

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Hire Scott Methven Bagpiper with Encore
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BagpiperStirling

I’m a very competent piper, you won’t regret choosing me .

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Hire Callum Russell Bagpiper with Encore
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£100 - £280
BagpiperSouth Ayrshire Council

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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Hire Gary Thomson Bagpiper with Encore
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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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Hire Ross McCrindle Bagpiper with Encore
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£187.50 - £250
BagpiperEdinburgh

Ross is 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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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 David McRobb Bagpiper with Encore
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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

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Recent reviews of our Bagpipers in Merseyside

“Excellent service at my dad’s funeral and burial - very moving.”

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Ailsa hired Andrew Brian for a Funeral / Memorial service (available in Merseyside)

“fantastic experience from booking right through to the wedding. We had so many compliments. We were very pleased! Thank you, Andrew!”

23 March 2024
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Ashleigh hired Andrew Brian for a Wedding (available in Merseyside)

“What can I say other than AMAZING! We had Brodie cover our venue for guest arrival on our wedding day and I could hear him from my suite. Incredible! Dressed so smart, so many compliments & he also stayed around until I was down the aisle. 5* and lovely to speak to. Thank you so much. ”

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Danielle hired Brodie Savage for a Wedding (available in Merseyside)

FAQs about hiring Bagpipers in Merseyside

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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 Merseyside

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Pop, Folk, Rock
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Busiest times:
January, April, August

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

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

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