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 360 of the best guitarists for hire right here for you to choose from.

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GuitaristWakefield

Andy has been a professional musician for over 20 years playing in a plethora of different bands and styles.

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GuitaristLeeds

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

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GuitaristLondon

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

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GuitaristCullompton

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

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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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GuitaristManchester

Glenn is a highly sought after flamenco and Spanish guitarist

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GuitaristCarshalton

Tony is an acclaimed Jazz Guitarist and Harp Guitarist, who plays most styles. Perfect for any event, Corporate, Weddings, Bars, Concerts.

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GuitaristNottingham

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

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GuitaristKing's Lynn

Classical Guitarist Weddings, Concerts, Parties, Funerals, Lessons, Master class, Drink receptions.

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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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GuitaristSt Albans

I am a professional guitarist based in London, I studied music performance at Tech Music Schools and have 5 years live and studio experience

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GuitaristLondon

Soft melodic soul music

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GuitaristStroud

Exciting young guitarist, composer and double bass player.

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GuitaristChichester

Dave is a seasoned performer. He has played at numerous clubs, festivals, functions and shows throughout the UK and France.

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GuitaristNewcastle upon Tyne

I am a session guitarist, educator and arranger, specialising mainly in the field of Jazz-Fusion and Rock/Blues.

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GuitaristLewes

Geoff has been performing for weddings and events since 1997 and has a diverse repertoire Spanish, Latin American and popular music.

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GuitaristStockport

Multi-instrumentalist and performer based in the UK and willing to travel. Guitar, Ukulele, Piano, Instrumental or with Vocals

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GuitaristLondon

Jay Osborne is a professional musician and actor with over 16 years of performance, touring and composition experience.

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

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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