Guitarists for hire in Derbyshire

Book a guitarist in Derbyshire for your party, wedding or event. If you're looking for a fantastic guitarist to create the perfect atmosphere at your venue, you've come to the right place. Ranging from Spanish and classical guitar through to pop and rock, we have 360 of the best guitarists for hire right here for you to choose from.

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Hire Viaceslav Klimasevskij Guitarist with Encore
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£200 - £500
GuitaristNottingham

A guitarist from Nottingham playing the traditional spanish classical and popular tunes and the best hits from swing era.

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Hire Lynz Crichton Guitarist with Encore
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£200 - £500
GuitaristNottingham

Lynz is an acoustic guitar player & singer who has performed nationwide from York's famous hospitium to London's Cricket Oval. ENQUIRE NOW!

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Hire Viaceslav Klimasevskij Guitarist with Encore
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From£180
GuitaristNottingham

Meet THE SWING ZIPPERS!!! A dynamic guitar duo from Nottingham playing all the best hits!!!

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Hire Sam Hinds  Guitarist with Encore
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£200 - £375
GuitaristNewark

Powerful solo acoustic musician from the Midlands, Sam has been performing live at hundreds of events for over a decade across the UK.

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Hire Tom Morgan Solo/Duo/Trio Guitarist with Encore
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£175 - £325
GuitaristLichfield

A top class instrumental act, guaranteed to set the tone for any occasion . A vast repertoire catering for a wide audience.

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Hire George Nash Guitarist with Encore
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£200 - £625
GuitaristNottingham

George Nash is a fingerstyle guitarist based in Nottingham. He's known to dazzle his audiences with his percussive guitar techniques!

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Hire Ollie Hayes Guitarist with Encore
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£250 - £500
GuitaristMansfield

Ollie can provide the perfect musical accompaniment to occasion thanks to his extensive repertoire of artists and musical styles.

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Hire Chris Watt Guitarist with Encore
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From£180
GuitaristStaffordshire

Playing music from 50’s to the present. Acoustic and backing track options. Parties, weddings, pubs or clubs!

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Hire Andy James Guitarist with Encore
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GuitaristStafford

We perform our award winning show all over the world and will suit any event. We perform for many celebrities including boxer Tyson furry.

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Hire Gabor Mezei Guitarist with Encore
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£160 - £250
GuitaristIlkeston

My current show targets the best-known jazz hits of the first half of the 20th century, recalling the golden age of American swing.

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Hire Tamás Varga Guitarist with Encore
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GuitaristSheffield

Sheffield-based Transylvanian guitar player/singer/songwriter who plays pop, classic rock, blues and jazz.

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Hire Rob Lea Guitarist with Encore
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£250 - £360
GuitaristAshby-de-la-Zouch

Talented, solo acoustic artist from the Midlands who has been performing for the last decade at venues across the country as well as abroad.

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Hire Martin Jackson Guitarist with Encore
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£230 - £400
GuitaristNottingham

Professional musician, singer and guitarist from Nottingham.

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Hire Ben Foulds Guitarist with Encore
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£187.50 - £312.50
GuitaristLichfield

Ben Foulds is an international vocal & guitar cover artiste, performing an acoustic tribute to music of all eras.

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Hire Cloudy Galvez Guitarist with Encore
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£160 - £480
GuitaristLichfield

Cloudy is an acoustic pop artist who has done thousands of gigs, and toured nationally with Toploader, The Hoosiers and Dodgy!

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Hire Jemma Johnson Guitarist with Encore
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£500 - £875
GuitaristDerby

Female singer/guitarist covering all the classics from Pop, RnB to Rock in a unique and mesmerising way. Perfect for any occasion!

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Hire Pistol Pete Wearn Guitarist with Encore
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From£160
GuitaristStafford

A Midlands-based singer-guitarist, playing crowd-pleasing classics along with a mix of traditional blues, folk, country

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Hire Christina Rotondo Guitarist with Encore
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£250 - £400
GuitaristNottingham

Professional Singer with UK Top 40 credits including BBC Doctor Who! Jazzy Acoustic Music guaranteed to set the perfect atmosphere.

Latest reviews of our Guitarists in Derbyshire

Viaceslav Klimasevskij
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"Vic was excellent. He was very flexible with our changing plans and learnt a new song for us at short notice. He sounded great. Thanks Vic!"

Richard hired Viaceslav Klimasevskij for a Wedding (available in Derbyshire)

Verified Review, 27 May 2023
Viaceslav Klimasevskij
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"Vic was fantastic, he made our celebration into a real occasion , we cannot recommend him highly enough, everyone commented on how brilliant he was, many thanks"

Nicola hired Viaceslav Klimasevskij for a Wedding anniversary (available in Derbyshire)

Verified Review, 27 August 2021
Richard Jenkins
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"Richard was amazing at our wedding, Just what we wanted, very chilled atmosphere and a brilliant voice! He kept in contact to make sure he understood exactly what we wanted and he delivered... Wouldn’t change a thing! Thanks again!"

Chris hired Richard Jenkins for a Wedding (available in Derbyshire)

Verified Review, 7 September 2019

FAQs about hiring Guitarists in Derbyshire

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What styles of music can a solo guitarist play?

While some guitarists specialise in certain genres, the acoustic guitar may be used to play practically any form of music, including flamenco, pop, jazz, folk, and classical, while the electric guitar is utilised for rock 'n' roll and heavy metal. The following are the most common genres among Encore customers wishing to hire a guitarist: - Pop Covers (sometimes with a loop pedal) - Spanish Jazz Classical Many guitarists are versatile and enjoy performing a variety of repertoire at the same event. For example, you may start with a set of laid-back jazz music and then switch to a set of more energetic Spanish music.

What are the different types of guitar available?

1. Acoustic Guitar: An acoustic guitar is a traditional guitar that uses only an acoustic soundboard to help transmit the strings energy into the air to produce its sound. They are versatile and commonly used in various music genres. 2. Classical Guitar: Classical guitars are a type of acoustic guitar specifically designed for classical music. They have nylon strings which produce a mellow and warm tone, and a wide neck, allowing for specific fingerpicking techniques. 3. Electro-Acoustic Guitar: An electro-acoustic guitar is essentially an acoustic guitar fitted with a pickup or a microphone, allowing it to be plugged into an amplifier or sound system. This type of guitar can be played acoustically or amplified for larger performances. 4. Electric Guitar: Electric guitars use pickups and amplifiers to produce sound. They have a solid body, which can be made of various materials, and steel strings. Electric guitars are a staple in rock, jazz, blues, and many other modern music genres. 5. Gypsy Jazz Guitar: Gypsy jazz guitars are similar in appearance to traditional acoustic guitars but have specific design elements such as a petite bouche ("small mouth") soundhole and a distinctive D-shaped soundhole. These guitars are associated with the gypsy jazz style popularised by Django Reinhardt. Apart from these, there are other specialised types of guitars like resonator guitars, 12-string guitars, and baritone guitars, each designed to produce specific tones and serve particular musical styles.

How long will the guitarist play for?

A typical set lasts between 45 and 60 minutes, with a 15-minute break between each.

How far in advance should I book a guitarist?

We recommend reserving as soon as possible, especially if you have specific musical requests, but at Encore, we manage last-minute reservations all the time and can easily find a guitarist on short notice.

Hiring a Guitarist in Derbyshire

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Popular genres:
Pop, Rock, Folk
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2 hours
Busiest times:
July, August, September

How much does it cost to hire a Guitarist in Derbyshire?

The typical price for a Guitarist is:
£Budget£240
££Pro£320
£££High-end£400+

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