Harpists available to hire in Aberdeen

Hire a harpist in Aberdeen for your wedding, party or event. Whether you're booking a wedding harpist to set the mood as you walk down the aisle or you need some beautiful harp music to accompany a drinks reception, you've come to the right place! Our professional classically-trained harp players can perform anything from pop covers to classical showpieces to create the perfect angelic ambiance at your event. Browse our selection of the 25 best harp players local to Aberdeen here. All are available in Aberdeen.

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Hire Sophie Rocks Harpist with Encore
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£406.25 - £562.50
HarpistGlasgow

Scottish award winning professional harpist. With years of experience, Sophie is committed to adding that special touch to your occasion.

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Hire Tsvetelina Likova Harpist with Encore
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£350 - £450
HarpistEdinburgh

Professional electric and acoustic harpist who would love to make your event a magical experience for you and your guests

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Hire Sam MacAdam Harpist with Encore
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£350 - £450
HarpistGlasgow

'Sam's performance was stunning. We could not have dreamt of a better way to have our wedding ceremony started.' Award winning harpist!

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Hire Pippa Reid-Foster Harpist with Encore
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£250 - £562.50
HarpistLoch Lomond, United Kingdom

Pippa is a contemporary harpist based on the west coast of Scotland with over 10 years experience as a performer.

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Hire Eleanor Dunsdon Harpist with Encore
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£406.25 - £593.75
HarpistGlasgow

Award-winning professional pedal harpist and clarsach player. With years of experience, Eleanor is guaranteed to complete your occasion.

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Hire Anita Aslin Harpist with Encore
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£250 - £500
HarpistMiddlesbrough

Anita is one of the most accomplished harpists in the North East! She has played to Royalty and performed on TV (period drama).

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Hire Maxine Molin  Harpist with Encore
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From£200
HarpistChorley

Maxine is a stunning Harpist based in the North West. She has an extensive repertoire and can create a special ambience for any occasion.

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Hire Sophie Askew Harpist with Encore
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£440 - £695
HarpistPenicuik

Sophie is an experienced professional harpist and harp teacher based near Edinburgh.

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Hire Esther Swift Harpist with Encore
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From£180
HarpistEdinburgh

Esther Swift performs jazz, folk, classical, and popular music on a daily basis. She also sings and plays and enjoys arranging any requests

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Hire Aimee Clark Harpist with Encore
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From£160
HarpistGlasgow

Current student at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Harpist and clarsach player available for any function, weddings and orchestral work

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Hire Lucinda Taylor Harpist with Encore
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From£255
HarpistRipon

Lucinda is a versatile harpist looking for work in the Yorkshire region

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Hire Rebecca Hall Harpist with Encore
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£150 - £450
HarpistBallymena

Singer and Harpist. I'll play and sing you anything 😄

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Hire Harpist - Maria Boyle Harpist with Encore
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£150 - £438
HarpistNorthern Ireland, UK

Harpist performing in Manchester & Ireland. Available for Weddings, Corporate Events, Private functions across the North West of England/IRL

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Hire Hollie Fyfe Harpist with Encore
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From£160
HarpistGlasgow

Classical harpist and Clarsach player. Recently graduated Bachelor of Music Performance with Honours from Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

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Hire Caroline Stapleton Harpist with Encore
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£150 - £300
HarpistGlasgow

Professional Irish Harpist available for all occasions.

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Hire Stephanie Harpist Harpist with Encore
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£450 - £650
HarpistHull

Creating a magical atmosphere from the moment your guests arrive.

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Hire Holly Hart Harpist with Encore
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£187.50 - £375
HarpistEdinburgh

Harpist and clarsach player available for any occasion and wedding in and around Edinburgh.

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Hire Georgiana Rosioru Harpist with Encore
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HarpistGlasgow

Striving to lift your spirits through harp music.

Recent reviews of our Harpists in Aberdeen

“Anita was perfect . Great communication from the moment we booked her. The music she provided for my daughters handfasting was truly beautiful and made her day extra special. I have no hesitation in recommending Anita , she is an amazing harpist and made our celebration truly magical.”

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Lorraine hired Anita Aslin for a Wedding (available in Aberdeen)

“Excellent, all guests delighted.”

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Mr hired Esther Swift for a Hotel / Restaurant event (available in Aberdeen)

“Anita provided music for our wedding ceremony, and performed the songs we requested so beautifully. She communicated well in the lead-up to the day, too. I'm very happy with the service she provided, would 100% recommend. Thank you! :)”

22 November 2023
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Rachel hired Anita Aslin for a Wedding (available in Aberdeen)

FAQs about hiring Harpists in Aberdeen

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How long do harpists play for?

Harpists play for about 45-50 minutes, then take a 15-minute break to rest, drink water, and play beautiful music again. A harp performance often lasts two sets, or around two hours in total.

Would a harp suit my event?

Harpists are perfect for occasions (or portions of occasions) where you want live music but don't want it to be the main attraction. Wedding harpists are particularly common but the harp is also suited for corporate events and funerals/memorial ceremonies, typically as background music during the sections where visitors are chatting, such as drinks receptions.

Do harpists take requests?

Yes! Harpists enjoy adding new compositions to their repertoire, and if they can't find an arrangement, they will often compose one for your event. This may result in an additional fee for your booking, but it is definitely worth the extra cost to have such a unique form of party entertainment.

What types of music can harpists play?

Professional harpists are versatile musicians capable of playing a wide variety of music genres. While classical music is their forte, they can also perform contemporary, popular, and even experimental music. Classical harpists excel in Baroque, Romantic, and modern compositions, including works by renowned composers like Bach, Mozart, and Debussy. Additionally, harpists can arrange and perform traditional folk music from various cultures, showcasing the harp's adaptability to diverse musical traditions. They can enchant listeners with Celtic tunes, Middle Eastern melodies, and Latin American folk songs. Harp players can also play modern hits, film scores, jazz classics, and even well-liked rock or pop tunes, providing a distinctive and refined rendition of these genres. You can browse and filter through our varied collection of 145 harpists for hire to find one that will play the genres you're looking for. You can also speak to one of our experts to get tailored advice on booking a harpist for your event.

How long will the harpist play for?

Yes, harpists will bring their own harp and the majority of harpists will have a music stand and a stool. However, they may occasionally need you to provide a chair. There should also be sufficient lighting in the area where they will be playing.

Hiring a Harpist in Aberdeen

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Popular genres:
Classical, Pop, Folk
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13 hours
Busiest times:
May, August, September

How much does it cost to hire a Harpist in Aberdeen?

The typical price for a Harpist is:
£Budget£290
££Pro£420
£££High-end£550+

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