Bass Guitarists for hire in Bath

We have 219 bass guitarists for hire in Bath. Bass guitarists are truly the unsung heroes of the musical world. Not often placed centre-stage (Bootsy Collins & Jaco Pastorius excluded), they add a quality to the ensemble sound that makes every note feel big. So, hire a bass guitarist in for your event, concert, or recording session today.

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All the groups below are available to travel to Bath
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Bass guitaristBristol

Al is an extremely experienced musician and bassist with over 25 years of performing experience in a wide variety of styles.

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£60 - £320
Bass guitaristBristol

Reliable, versatile and talented bass player that never disappoints.

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£150 - £380
Bass guitaristBristol

A guitarist and singer with a large repertoire of songs and a long list of happy clients. Upbeat or relaxed, create the atmosphere you want.

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£100 - £500
Bass guitaristBristol

A professional musician based in Bristol. I work as a session player, composer and songwriter. I also play at events, weddings etc.

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£100 - £340
Bass guitaristBath

Highly sought after across the UK as a versatile musician, Sam provides a personalised, reliable service for every event.

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£160 - £290
Bass guitaristBath

Classical, Spanish, Latin, and Jazz guitarist available for all live events either as a solo player or as part of a small jazz group.

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£300 - £1600
Bass guitaristBristol

Silver Souled are a 5 piece function band based in Bristol, covering a wide range of genres including motown, funk, soul, pop and hip hop.

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From£180
Bass guitaristBristol

Bristol and the Southwest's most high energy, raucous party band!

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£60 - £400
Bass guitaristBristol

Professional pianist available in the Bristol area for private and corporate functions! Can play any genres relating to Classical and Jazz.

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Bass guitaristLondon

Bass Guitar: Played bass with Muse, Gorillaz, The Who , The Streets, The Senseless Things, etc etc ..has own gear ,prepared to travel ...

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£100 - £250
Bass guitaristEnfield

Versatile and experienced Bass player with backing vocals!

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From£180
Bass guitaristLondon

Bassist with loads of experience. All styles of Electric, Fretless, and Acoustic bass. Excellent Reader. Passionate about all music.

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£60 - £480
Bass guitaristBelvedere

Bass Player with pocket groove ready to be unleashed.

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Bass guitaristLondon

Bass Player, Session Musician. Rock, Jazz, Funk, Pop

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Bass guitaristLondon

Freelance versatile bassist working within live performance, studio sessions and one to one tuition.

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£40 - £480
Bass guitaristSutton Coldfield

Martin is an accomplished musician looking for work

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Bass guitaristPlymouth

Geoff Royall - bass player/vocalist, white van driver, retired hedonist. Geoff is a founder member of the function band, deciBelle.

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Bass guitaristLondon

I am a friendly professional bass player with 15+ years of live gigging and recording experience across a multitude of genres.

Hiring a bass guitarist

Useful information

Popular genres:
Pop, Classical, Jazz
Average response time:
7 hours
Busiest times:
June, July, August

How much does it cost to hire a bass guitarist?

The typical price for a bass guitarist is:
£Budget£180
££Pro£290
£££High-end£400+

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Frequently asked questions

Can any bass guitarist play my favourite song?

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

How much time do bass guitarists take to set up?

Your bass guitarist 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 bass guitarist 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 bass guitarists 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 bass guitarists 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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