Composers available to hire in Aberdeenshire

Hire a composer in Aberdeenshire for your event today. Whether you're planning a wedding, party, concert or event, we have 30 of the most professional acts for you to choose from. All of the musicians shown below can travel and are available in Aberdeenshire.

ComposersinAberdeenshireforany price, sort bybest match
All the groups below are available to travel to Aberdeenshire
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£50 - £250
ComposerLeeds

Barney is a classical trained pianist and accordionist based in Leeds as both a performer and tutor.

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£50 - £250
ComposerLondon

Tom Gamble is an award winning international touring guitarist with credits including the Olympics, Festival Hall, BBC and many more.

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£125 - £350
ComposerMelrose

Aussie indie folk & blues artist, "Melbourne's Best Busker" available for parties, concerts, originals and cover gigs, lessons & recording!

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ComposerNewcastle upon Tyne

Bagpiper and Whistle player based in Newcastle Upon Tyne.

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£40 - £400
ComposerGlasgow

Saxophone, Piano, Original music - don’t hesitate to enquire.

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From£180
ComposerNewcastle Under Lyme

Ray is an experienced trumpet player specializing in jazz improvisation but enjoys playing jazz and classical piano and composing.

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£150 - £600
ComposerGlasgow

Paulina is a cellist, graduate of Guildhall School of Music and Drama, active freelance performer for film, orchestras and private events.

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£150 - £300
ComposerGlasgow

Isla Ratcliff is a Scottish fiddle player, singer and composer, with a background in classical violin and piano.

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£170 - £200
ComposerGlasgow

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

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£160 - £350
ComposerLeeds

25 years of playing for high profile clients. Jazz, pop, Bollywood. I have a grand piano shell and Bose sound.

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From£160
ComposerLeeds

I am a Singer/Songwriter from Glasgow based in Leeds. My main genres are Indie and Folk and I perform my own solo material and covers

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From£180
ComposerEdinburgh

Gregor Forbes is an exciting young composer, classical and jazz pianist, and conductor based in Edinburgh and Glasgow.

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From£180
ComposerNewcastle upon Tyne

Contemporary folk and jazz violinist, keen live performer, graduating from Newcastle University’s prestigious and unique folk degree.

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From£160
ComposerHebburn

Lily Brooke is an experienced singer, songwriter and pianist, performing events around the UK for the past 8 years!

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From£200
ComposerNewcastle upon Tyne

A versatile and talented young folk and classical musician. Looking for work in Newcastle, the North East or anywhere with a train station!

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£175 - £350
ComposerClitheroe

Award Winning Classical Guitarist - playing a fusion of Spanish, Italian and Popular tunes, perfect for any special event

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From£160
ComposerLancaster

Pianist who specialises in accompaniment, and string player who specialises in orchestral playing and musical theatre. Strong sight-reader

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From£180
ComposerEdinburgh

Composer, Orchestrator, Conductor, Producer living and working Edinburgh, also available internationally.

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

How much does it cost to hire a composer?

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

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Frequently asked questions

Can any composer play my favourite song?

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

How much time do composers take to set up?

Your composer 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 composer 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 composers 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 composers 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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