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Original Artists for hire in Derbyshire

Hire an original artist in Derbyshire for your event today. Whether you're planning a wedding, party, concert or event, we have 205 of the most professional acts right here for you to choose from.

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6 groups in or around Derbyshire
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Original artistSheffield(21 mi)

Soulful, infectious grooves that’ll take your party by storm!

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From£480
Original artistMansfield(18 mi)

A popular folk group, we perform a mix of Popular folk, Irish classic and modern, and original songs

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From£640
Original artistNottingham(18 mi)

A wide selection of jazz, swing, blues, bossanova hits from Rat Pack era to modern music with their unique Italian English flavour.

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Original artistSheffield(26 mi)

Expect a broad range of approaches, combining buoyant Latin grooves, delicate atmospheric offerings and driving swing!

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Original artistNottingham(17 mi)

UK Hard Rock Band | 3rd album "Give Me Demons" released 13/04/18 > Friday 13th ...unlucky for some!

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Original artistDerby(7 mi)
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Original artistStroud(92 mi)

In his solo Drumscapes performances, Jon Sterckx creates multi layered, highly energised rhythmic soundscapes.

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Original artistLondon(120 mi)

A brass heavy 11 piece originals band playing a variety of genres including funk, reggae, hip hop, ska and drum & bass!

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Original artistBedford(76 mi)

The Quartet is an international group based in London and led by Detroit born trumpet player Brant Tilds. We perform everywhere.

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From£480
Original artistLeicester(31 mi)

We are two sisters who sing in harmony and as well as our own songs, we re-work covers, performing chilled acoustic and uptempo classics

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Original artistChippenham(108 mi)

Will Lawton (piano and vocals) and Weasel Howlett (drums). Beautiful, honest and powerful original songs.

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Original artistLondon(120 mi)

Harmony led, pop folk, singer/songwriter collective.

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Original artistLondon(120 mi)

Cloudy is an up-and-coming artist pioneering the introduction of a new sound: progressive soul with a touch of pop, looking for work in LDN.

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Original artistManchester(42 mi)

Lead by drummer, Jamal Lewis and fronted by Happy Monday’s own Julie E Gordon, NGUVU is a 7-piece ensemble that embodies power and energy.

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Original artistLondon(116 mi)

Original music composed by Paul Carmichael and Selected Jazz funk covers. Can perform at private events with a more classic jazz repertoire

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From£850
Original artistLondon(120 mi)

Fear of the Forest is a hammered dulcimer-led ensemble formed in London in 2012 and fronted by Kate Arnold on dulcimer, violin and vocals.

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Original artistHounslow(118 mi)

A special & distinctive sound, featuring Elaine's beautiful voice & powerful songs, violin, flute/sax, bass, drums, jigs, reels & prog rock.

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Original artistPortsmouth(151 mi)

Fine Voice Entertainers are always focused on attention to detail and promise you the best performance they can give.

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Just takes a few clicks and it’s always reliable. We used Encore every month for the past 2 years and it has been amazing.
The orchestra were a huge hit on Friday, so thanks again for your help last minute on this! Throughly impressive.
The band were great and really professional throughout the booking process and on the day.

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How much does it cost to hire an original artist?

The typical price per group member for original artists is:
£Budget£220
££Pro£330
£££High-end£400+

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Frequently asked questions

Can any original artist play my favourite song?

Professional original artists will often take requests, but you will need to give them plenty of notice. Please also keep in mind that original artists may ask for an small additional fee to prepare songs that aren't already on their song list. You can view the original artist's song list on their Encore profile.

How much time do original artists take to set up?

Your original artist will usually arrive about an hour or so before their performance begins to set up and get settled before they start playing. To avoid any delays, make sure the performance space is ready for the original artist prior to their arrival.

My venue has asked for the performer’s PLI & PAT inspection certificates. What are these?

PLI stands for Public Liability Insurance. This insurance covers damage to another person or their property (it is also known as third party insurance). As many of our original artists are members of the Musician's Union, they are already covered by PLI up to £10 million. PAT stands for portable appliance testing. Most of our original artists will already have a PAT inspection certificate for their musical equipment/PA system, which they can provide to your venue if they need it.

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