Steel Drummers available to hire in County Down

Hire a steel drummer in County Down for your corporate event, birthday party, or charity event from our 4 incredible steel drummers. Does anything conjure up summer, a tropical island, or a cool sea breeze as much the sound of the steel drums? We think not. There’s something about pairing the joyous tones of steel drums and a warm afternoon that just feels so right. All are available in County Down.

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Hire Robin Gardener Steel drummer with Encore
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£187.50 - £375
Steel drummerBanwell

Hang for Hire Having played percussion and drum-kit for over 20 years, I play a handpan in several projects as well as at functions.

Hire Pan man Gen Steel drummer with Encore
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Steel drummerPorth

Come on, let's talk music! "I will walk you through fields of gold, I'll be there in a hurry to play your hearts desire. Time of your life..

Hire Milly Hoddo Handpan Hang Player Steel drummer with Encore
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£180 - £300
Steel drummerEdinburgh

The #1 Hang drum player in Scotland, guaranteed to mesmerise your guests!

Hire Sofia Mills Steel drummer with Encore
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£250 - £450
Steel drummerBirmingham

Sofia steel drummer soloist is from Birmingham , i can provide steel drum entertainment for all events and occasion .

Recent reviews of our Steel Drummers in County Down

“Sofia was absolutely fantastic ! Book her!”

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Hannah hired Sofia Mills for a Wedding (available in County Down)

“We were so lucky to have Sofia and her son. The atmosphere they created with their beautiful playing was electric and all of our guests said how brilliant they thought the band were. I would 100% recommend and use Sofia again in future. Thank you for bringing a bit of the Caribbean to our event. ”

28 August 2021
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Holly hired Sofia Mills for a Bar / Club / Venue event (available in County Down)

“Absolutely fantastic, Sofia was a lovely lady and her music fab. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the day and her entertainment. Would definately book again & recommend.”

25 July 2019
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Karon hired Sofia Mills for a Corporate event (available in County Down)

FAQs about hiring Steel Drummers in County Down

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Can any steel drummer play my favourite song?

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

How much time do steel drummers take to set up?

Your steel drummer 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 steel drummer 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 steel drummers 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 steel drummers 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 Steel Drummer in County Down

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Popular genres:
Marching, Brazilian music, Caribbean music
Average response time:
1 hour
Busiest times:
June, July, August

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