Harpists for hire in West Yorkshire

Hire a harpist in West Yorkshire 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 152 best harp players local to West Yorkshire here.

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Hire Rachael Brentwood Harpist with Encore
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£295 - £390
HarpistManchester

Magnificent music and a beautiful atmosphere from a first-class professional harpist. Pop, classical, bollywood, Disney, jazz, folk & more ♥

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Hire Elinor Nicholson Harpist with Encore
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£440 - £640
HarpistManchester

Manchester based harpist providing classical and contemporary harp music for any occasion.

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Hire Ada Grace Francis - Singing Harpist and Pianist Harpist with Encore
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£350 - £550
HarpistManchester

Singing harpist and pianist playing contemporary songs, adding a unique twist to the traditional wedding instrument!

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Hire Ruth Lee Harpist with Encore
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£375 - £625
HarpistSheffield

An award-winning harpist and vocalist based in Sheffield and Lincolnshire, providing bespoke music for special events.

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Hire Alice Roberts (Harpist) Harpist with Encore
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£300 - £500
HarpistManchester

Versatile professional harpist available to hire for weddings, corporate events, solo and orchestral work.

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Hire Jess Hughes Harpist with Encore
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£250 - £450
HarpistManchester

Versatile harpist based in Somerset and Manchester, available for weddings, solo and orchestral work, corporate events and private tuition.

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Hire John Ieuan Harpist with Encore
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£300 - £500
HarpistStockport

Highly accomplished and versatile Weddings & Events harpist with a wealth of experience. Creating magical moments for your special day.

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Hire Etesian Ensemble Harpist with Encore
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From£180
HarpistManchester

Solo Cello, Flute or Harp for a simple elegance; duo or trios of these instruments for a unique fairytale sound! All around UK and Greece

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Hire Tomos Xerri Harpist with Encore
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From£200
HarpistLondon

Tomos is a professional, highly experienced, and flexible harpist available for weddings, recitals, and orchestral gigs, covering the UK.

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Hire Glenda Allaway Harpist with Encore
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From£350
HarpistLondon

"I have to say having Glenda at our wedding was the best decision we made."

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Hire Isabel Harries Harpist with Encore
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HarpistLondon

Professional and highly experienced harpist based in West Wales and London. Hire Isabel and her gold harp for your wedding or special event

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Hire Natalie Lurie Harpist with Encore
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£300 - £500
HarpistLondon

Trained at the Royal Academy of Music, Natalie is a classical and pop harpist with 20+ years of experience.

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Hire Scarlett Smith Harpist with Encore
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HarpistBristol

✨ Electro-acoustic harp bops for fun filled celebrations ✨ Live looping & modern covers.

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Hire Erica Sinclair Harpist with Encore
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£300 - £400
HarpistDroitwich

Worcestershire-based harpist with over fifteen years' experience playing for weddings and events

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Hire Glain Dafydd Harpist with Encore
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From£230
HarpistLondon

Glain is a professional harpist in London

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Hire Harriet Adie Harpist with Encore
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£350 - £450
HarpistLondon

With over 15 years' experience, award winning harpist Harriet has played for Royalty, film stars, and luxury brands such as Patek Philippe.

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Hire Zita Silva Harpist with Encore
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£437.50 - £562.50
HarpistBedford

Experienced and versatile freelance harpist based in London, England and Porto, Portugal.

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Hire Lucy Nolan Harpist with Encore
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£400 - £750
HarpistDerbyshire

Award-winning harpist available for solo and orchestral work, weddings, events and private tuition in North England and the Midlands.

Latest reviews of our Harpists in West Yorkshire

Rachael Brentwood
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"A big thank you to Rachael , she played beautiful music on her harp and helped to set a magical , romantic mood to our wedding . Rachel was very professional and friendly. Lots of our guests commented on how lovely Rachel's music was . We would highly recommend Rachel. Becky and Paul xxxx"

Rebecca hired Rachael Brentwood for a Wedding (available in West Yorkshire)

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Ada Grace Francis - Singing Harpist and Pianist
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"Ada played at our ceremony on 30th May 2024 and was absolutely fantastic. All of our guests said she was fabulous and has got an amazing voice. The harp is such a lovely instrument to have for the ceremony. Thank you so much Ada!"

Charlotte hired Ada Grace Francis - Singing Harpist and Pianist for a Wedding (available in West Yorkshire)

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Ada Grace Francis - Singing Harpist and Pianist
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"Fantastic artist, Ada was very popular with our guests and even though she had a long journey home afterwards, Ada was very accommodating to guests who asked for more songs. Whether piano or harp, vocal or acoustic, Ada performed brilliantly and we would have no hesitation in asking her back again if we ever get the opportunity, we would thoroughly recommend her to make your day special."

Debbie hired Ada Grace Francis - Singing Harpist and Pianist for a Wedding (available in West Yorkshire)

Verified Review, 25 May 2024

FAQs about hiring Harpists in West Yorkshire

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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 West Yorkshire

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Popular genres:
Classical, Pop, Folk
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40 hours
Busiest times:
July, August, September

How much does it cost to hire a Harpist in West Yorkshire?

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

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