Guitarists for hire in Glasgow

Book a guitarist in Glasgow 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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37 musicians in or around Glasgow
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GuitaristGlasgow(2 mi)
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GuitaristFalkirk(18 mi)

Guitarist available for wedding ceremonies, social events, dinners and session recordings.

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From£175
GuitaristGrangemouth(23 mi)

Gordon is one of the UK's finest and most versatile vocalists, with over 7 years experience. Sings with guitar, piano and backing tracks.

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GuitaristFalkirk(18 mi)

Singer/Songwriter based in Falkirk. I gig full-time, performing solo or as part of a band as well as hosting Open Mic and Karaoke events.

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From£180
GuitaristGlasgow(2 mi)

A player of early plucked instruments (lute/theorbo) and a soprano.

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GuitaristLarbert(19 mi)

Pub and club singer/guitar player looking for gigs preferably in the central Scotland area but it willing and able to travel.

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GuitaristGlasgow(1 mi)

Classical Guitarist studying at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Alumni of Chethams School of Music. Based in Glasgow and Cornwall.

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GuitaristGlasgow(1 mi)

Currently a year 3 student at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Scott is a well-rounded, experienced musician from the West of Scotland.

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GuitaristGlasgow(2 mi)

A versatile and reliable multi-instrumentalist seeking dep and session work. Also available as a soloist, composer and sound engineer.

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From£250
GuitaristLivingston(27 mi)

Singer Guitarist, festival hits and classic tracks. Performed with electric and acoustic guitars over quality tracks, with pa and lights.

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From£160
GuitaristStirling(20 mi)

I gig most weeks in Scotland. I Used to be in bands,played gigs at The Barrowlands,ABC&King Tuts. I can also provide a drummer/keyboardist

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GuitaristGlasgow(1 mi)

A very friendly, energetic and enjoyable performer with a unique slant on an eclectic mix of music from multiple genres.

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From£160
GuitaristPort Glasgow(18 mi)

Julie is a versatile artist who can play many genres

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From£800
GuitaristGlasgow(1 mi)

THE hardest working wedding band in Scotland

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From£160
GuitaristFalkirk(20 mi)

Classic songs you will love

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From£180
GuitaristGlasgow(1 mi)

My band: The Soul Establishment can meet all your entertainment needs!

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GuitaristFalkirk(19 mi)

Solo singer, acoustic guitarist available for pub gigs, charity events and weddings.

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GuitaristLarbert(19 mi)

Singer/Songwriter based in Falkirk, currently studying Audio Production in Glasgow. Singer (Mezzo) accompanied by acoustic guitar.

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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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Bear in mind: musicians typically play for 45 mins with a 15 min break per hour.

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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