Cellists for hire in Salford

Hire a cellist in Salford for your special event. The cello is the perfect instrument to have performed at your wedding, party or event. With the instrument's beautiful tone, our cellists provide stunning performances of genres from classical through to pop. Get inspired and browse 161 of the most fantastic musicians nearby right here.

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Hire CelloUna Cellist with Encore
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£281.25 - £350
CellistStockport

#1cello for Weddings, Funerals and Events in the North West! Quality cello music with backing tracks - from Bach to Beatles and beyond.

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Hire Isabella Dembinska Cellist with Encore
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£200 - £360
CellistCheshire, UK

Professional cellist and electric cellist, performing throughout UK and abroad for concerts, weddings and events.

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Hire Cupid's Bow Cello Duo Cellist with Encore
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From£299
CellistManchester

Cello duo with a versatile repertoire, playing Bach to the Beatles, Beyoncé and more. Perfect for weddings and functions.

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Hire Margit Zwan Cellist with Encore
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From£185
CellistManchester

Solo cello music to add a gorgeous classical sound to your special event. Amplification provided if required. All genres of music.

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Hire Fionnuala Donnelly Schmidt Cellist with Encore
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£250 - £600
CellistSheffield

Cellist available for private hire, including garden parties, weddings and private parties.

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Hire James Tradgett Cellist with Encore
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£180 - £330
CellistManchester

James is a graduate of the RCS and the RNCM, currently a freelance cellist, teacher & arranger

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Hire Lucy-Rose Graham Cellist with Encore
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£160 - £300
CellistManchester

Cellist ready to add a touch of high-quality music to your special event. Can play a range of styles. Solo - String trio - String Quartet.

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Hire Selena Farnsworth Cellist with Encore
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£180 - £300
CellistManchester

Selena is a Manchester based Cellist, with experience working and performing abroad.

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Hire Abi Davies Cellist with Encore
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£150 - £300
CellistManchester

Professional cellist. Completed masters degree at the Royal Northern College of Music. Available for Weddings, Concerts and events.

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Hire Cara Janes Cellist with Encore
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CellistManchester

Session Cellist

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Hire Robert Williams Cellist with Encore
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£62.50 - £162.50
CellistManchester

Hi, I'm a classically trained musician who isn't afraid to diversify. I've played many genres in my time. I'm friendly and professional.

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Hire Etesian Ensemble Cellist with Encore
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From£180
CellistManchester

Solo Cello, Flute or Harp for a simple elegance; duo or trios of these instruments for a unique fairytale sound! All around UK and Greece

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Hire Hannah Chappell Cellist with Encore
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£160 - £280
CellistLiverpool

Professional and versatile cellist, performing across a range of genres including classical, musical theatre and pop.

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Hire Rebekah Clarke- Cellist Cellist with Encore
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CellistManchester

Professional wedding/events cellist available in and around Manchester! Extensive experience in a variety of settings and ensembles.

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Hire Sarah Jackson Cellist with Encore
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£180 - £350
CellistStoke-on-Trent

Actress and violinist. Leader of Quartet Cabaret and freelance orchestral player.

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Hire Lydia Alonso Cellist with Encore
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£380 - £700
CellistLondon

London-based cellist and arranger. Lidia Alonso provides both classical cello music for concerts and her unique high-energy Electric show!

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Hire Samuel Warner Cellist with Encore
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£180 - £340
CellistBath

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

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Hire SoloCello EmilyMitchell Cellist with Encore
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£275 - £375
CellistBrighton

Emily is a cellist based in the south of the UK, performing classical, jazz and pop with backing tracks and PA for weddings and events.

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Recent reviews of our Cellists in Salford

“Absolutely amazing. Can't fault her talent and professionalism at all. Really listened to what we wanted played throughout the day and even kept the younger guests entertained with her Disney music. Guest couldn't believe how amazing she really was. Highly reccomend to anyone thinking of having a chellist for there wedding/event. She added such an element and romantic touch to the day ”

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Samantha hired Fionnuala Donnelly Schmidt for a Wedding (available in Salford)

“Isabella was absolutely amazing, she received a lot of compliments at our wedding. Thank you!”

1 December 2023
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Shannon hired Isabella Dembinska for a Wedding (available in Salford)

“Perfect experience that changed the whole wedding dynamic for the better. Wouldn’t of been the same without them, brilliant. ”

14 November 2023
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Jack hired Cupid's Bow Cello Duo for a Wedding (available in Salford)

FAQs about hiring Cellists in Salford

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How do you pronounce cellist?

In British English, the word "cellist" is pronounced as "CHEL-ist." The emphasis is on the first syllable, and the "c" is pronounced as "ch," making it sound like "CHEL-ist.”

What kind of music can a cellist play?

Just about anything! Cellists will usually be most comfortable playing classical music, but that doesn't mean they won't be able to put together a fresh rendition of your favourite pop, folk, or jazz tune. Always discuss any requests with the cellist beforehand to give them enough time to practice.

Will I need to provide the cellist with any equipment?

Other than a seat without arms, probably not. If your venue is small, they will likely play unamplified. All they'll need to make the music happen is their cello, a bow, and a receptive audience (oh, and probably a music stand). If your venue is larger, they should be able to provide amplification.

Can a cellist play the violin?

Whether or not a cellist can play the violin depends on their skills and experience. While there are some similarities between the two instruments, there are also some significant differences. Similarities - Both instruments are bowed stringed instruments, which means that they are played by rubbing a bow across strings to produce sound. - Both instruments have four strings. - Both instruments are used in a variety of musical genres, including classical, jazz, and folk. Differences - The violin is significantly smaller than the cello. This means that cellists will need to adapt their technique to play the violin, such as using a shorter bow and adjusting their fingering positions. - The cello has a warmer, richer sound than the violin. This is due to the larger size of the cello and the way that its sound resonates within the cello's body. - The violin is more agile and expressive than the cello. This is due to the smaller size of the violin and the fact that it is held closer to the body, which allows cellists to use more arm and hand movements. While it is possible for cellists to learn to play the violin, it will require some adjustment and practice. If you are interested, we have multi-instrumentalists on our books, including cellists who play the violin. Get in touch with one of our experts today to find the right one for your event.

Hiring a Cellist in Salford

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Classical, Pop, Jazz
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July, August, September

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££Pro£325
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