Guitarists for hire in the UK

Book a guitarist in the UK 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 1163 of the best guitarists for hire right here for you to choose from.

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GuitaristBasildon

J. R Hemingway is a Folk/Rock Singer/Guitarist - who also plays as a duo with Violinist (if requested)

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GuitaristLondra

Gianluigi//musician and composer. Fingerstyle, jazz, funk, samba, bossanova, swing, R'n'B, pop. London, UK.

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GuitaristNorthwich

Adam is an acoustic fingerstyle guitarist who brings a unique twist to your favourite songs.

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GuitaristLeeds

Multi-Genre Musician, interested in Booking Agents, Contacts, Promotional Shows & Venues.

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GuitaristBristol

Hey I'm Rosina! I can provide a chilled out / quirky and dreamy acoustic session of my own music and songs from the 50s to current pop.

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GuitaristScarborough

Full time multi instrumentalist from Scarborough, North Yorks - Available for dep & session work in or outside UK. Passport ready.

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From£175
GuitaristWolverhampton

Classical Guitarist for Concerts, Weddings, Corporate, Anniversaries..... All styles of music. Own requests arranged especially for you!

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GuitaristBournemouth

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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GuitaristLeeds

Changing Melody is here to create a unique, uplifting atmosphere for your event

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GuitaristLeiston

Singer, guitarist, harmonica and stomp box player. Very experienced musician who will play solo as well as part of my duo The Mean Eyed Cats

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GuitaristNottingham

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

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GuitaristBury

Over 30 years experience as a gigging musician. Currently Guitarist & Vocalist with Jazz/Blues/Americana duo The Beerkats.

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GuitaristHertford

Guitarists, singer songwriter performing unique Acoustic covers and originals with accompanying harmonica from Irish to American Influence

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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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GuitaristSouthsea

I'm a guitarist and singer-songwriter based in Southsea, Portsmouth. I perform originals and also have an extensive repertoire of covers.

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From£180
GuitaristCullompton

Guitar/vocals/alto clarinet with reeds player Charlie Hearnshaw. Jazz & swing, plus specialist Latin & French chanson repertoires.

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GuitaristLondon

Joe is a highly sort after guitarist for weddings, functions & session work.

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GuitaristManchester

Glenn is a highly sought after flamenco and Spanish guitarist

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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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