Guitarists for hire in Dorset

Book a guitarist in Dorset 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 1011 of the best guitarists for hire right here for you to choose from.

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17 musicians in or around Dorset
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GuitaristBournemouth(31 mi)

A versatile group of professional musicians offering the perfect musical backdrop to your event from laid back acoustic to full on funk!

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GuitaristChard(25 mi)

My main instrument is the guitar (I also trained as a luthier) and I mainly enjoy playing with the folk duo Mitchell and Vincent.

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GuitaristChristchurch (33 mi)

I am a full time musician based in Bournemouth, I play in a number of bands from solo, duo, trio and full band catering for any event!

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GuitaristBournemouth(29 mi)

Loop pedal wielding singer, songwriter, solo musician, guitarist & all round entertainer based in Bournemouth across the South of the UK.

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GuitaristPoole(25 mi)

I am a singer songwriter, lead vocalist for an acoustic duo, Willow & Thorn, and violinist/vocalist for a country band, Big Hat no Horse.

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GuitaristBournemouth(27 mi)

Pro Singer with many years of experience .

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GuitaristLymington(39 mi)

Terry is a guitarist, singer, songwriter & highly experienced performer specialising in singalong acoustic rock & classic pop covers.

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GuitaristSherborne(26 mi)

Phil “PR” Dewhurst is a UK based singer, guitarist and entertainer, available for functions, weddings, regular gigs or house parties.

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GuitaristGlastonbury(37 mi)

Singer/ Songwriter/ Composer. Plays Guitar, Ukulele, Bouzouki, Banjo. Also plays with Jazz/Hokum/Skiffle band, Animal Krackers

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GuitaristGlastonbury(38 mi)

Singer - songwriter, multi instrumentalist (guitar / bass / drums). Spirit songs, roots music, Celtic, world, folk reggae

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GuitaristPoole(23 mi)

I say Marco You say ...... Polo!!!! Well alright, lets have some fun!!!!

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GuitaristPoole(23 mi)

Joanna Gray singer & Band -voice compares with Karen Carpenter / Caro Emerald performs a wonderful program of music to suit your event ...

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GuitaristLymington(39 mi)

Acoustic Singing Guitarist

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GuitaristBlandford Forum(24 mi)

Alex plays as singer-guitarist and as a guitarist across the South West.

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GuitaristTaunton(36 mi)

Soaring beautiful soaring vocals, intricate finger picking guitar and a versatile set of covers and original music.

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GuitaristBournemouth(31 mi)

Classic acoustic covers in a relaxed, soulful style

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GuitaristSidmouth(37 mi)
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GuitaristLondon(125 mi)

24 year old Music Graduate. LLCM Diploma in Jazz Guitar, specialising in acoustic guitar & singing background music, 5 years pro.

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How much does it cost to hire a guitarist?

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

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Frequently asked questions

What kind of guitarist should I hire?

Choosing a guitarist will depend on the context of your event - guitarists usually specialise in a specific style, such as jazz, classical, Spanish, or pop/rock. A jazz or classical guitarist might be perfect for wedding reception background music, or a corporate event, whereas you might want a pop/rock guitarist for a birthday party, or a karoake sing-along.

Will I need to provide the guitarist with any equipment?

Guitarists will come fully prepared for your event - they will usually provide light amplification, a guitar stool (if they'll be performing sitting down), and a music stand. If you're in a larger venue, they may make use of the venue's PA system.

I want my guitarist to sing as well. Is this possible?

Yes! Many guitarists will sing and play guitar simultaneously - they can also do a mixture of accompanied and accompanied music to provide some variation to their performance! They'll most likely mention this information on their profile, as well as have links to videos showcasing their skills.

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