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Pipe Bands for hire in Rochester

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Hire Jimmy and Philip Pipe band with Encore
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Pipe bandLondon

Two young pipers, can play taking turns or in unison, for all events in London and surrounding area.

Hire The Home Counties Pipes & Drums Pipe band with Encore
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£720 - £1200
Pipe bandSurrey

The Band of the Home Counties Pipes and Drums are a group of professional musicians available for all types of Function

Hire Kal's kats Pipe band with Encore
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£1600 - £1800
Pipe bandDerbyshire

A brilliant rhythm and blues Band - playing 20's, 40's, 50's and party tunes as well as dance tuition provided. First Class entertainment!!

Hire Kalamazoo Dance Band Pipe band with Encore
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£1200 - £1700
Pipe bandDerbyshire

Perfect for weddings, 40's war theme, Rat Pack - any party that requires the best in Big Band and swing music. An excellent 10 piece dance

Hire Wight Hot Pipes Pipe band with Encore
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£1500 - £2200
Pipe bandSeaview

Unique Celtic folk/rock band for corporate and private parties large and small. Shows in Glastonbury, BBKingClub New York. Flaming bagpipes

Hire Jonathan Imrie Pipe band with Encore
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Pipe bandWarrington

Bagpiper North West I have played solo for funerals and weddings and was in Queen Elizabeth's 90th birthday celebration.

Latest reviews of our Pipe Bands in Rochester

Nene valley pipe band
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"We all loved the playing on Saturday. Husband was surprised at our wedding. Definitely a great touch for any occasion. Would definitely recommend. Thanks again. "

Kelly hired Nene valley pipe band for a Wedding (available in Rochester)

Verified Review, 7 October 2023
The Home Counties Pipes & Drums
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"We had the most amazing experience the Pipes and drum were the best and made our Wedding Day so Special. Thank you"

Fraser hired The Home Counties Pipes & Drums for a Wedding (available in Rochester)

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"We are still so incredibly overwhelmed by your wonderful performance, memories of which we will always treasure. Your warmth, professionalism, talent and skill was amazing and we feel so privileged you played for us. Everyone in the party group told us just how special the evening was for them and to be a part of this experience. Your playing was a true highlight for us at the 60th Birthday party. The songs on your playlist we enjoyed so much and the passion you played them were truly inspiring. We want to thank you enormously. "

Jacqui hired Drum+Drones for a Hotel / Restaurant event (available in Rochester)

Verified Review, 9 June 2023

FAQs about hiring Pipe Bands in Rochester

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Can any pipe band play my favourite song?

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

How much time do pipe bands take to set up?

Your pipe band 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 pipe band 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 pipe bands 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 pipe bands will already have a PAT inspection certificate for their musical equipment/PA system, which they can provide to your venue if they need it.

Hiring a Pipe Band in Rochester

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Popular genres:
Classical, Electronic
Average response time:
34 hours
Busiest times:
May, June, August

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