Traditional Scottish Folk Groups for hire in Aberdeen

Hire a traditional scottish folk group in Aberdeen for your event today. Whether you're planning a wedding, party, concert or event, we have 34 of the most professional acts right here for you to choose from.

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1 groups in or around Aberdeen
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Traditional scottish folk groupAberdeen(3 mi)

We are a three piece ceilidh band and DJ who play at weddings, corporate events, student balls and all other occasions.

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From£640
Traditional scottish folk groupLondon/Edinburgh(92 mi)
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Traditional scottish folk groupBiggar(120 mi)

Celtic Horizon band performed for many years in the UK and Europe and specialise in Corporate events, Theatres, Festivals, Weddings, etc.

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Traditional scottish folk groupBathgate(106 mi)

What happens when you bring together four insanely-talented musicians from different genres? You get the Bass Rock Ceilidh Band!

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From£450
Traditional scottish folk groupLoanhead(97 mi)

We are a lively experienced band who can provide a full evening of ceilidh dances combined with cover songs through the decades,50s-90s etc

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Traditional scottish folk groupGlasgow(121 mi)

Foot Stompin' Ceilidh Band are an energetic trio of young musicians who guarantee to get everyone up dancing regardless of ability!

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Traditional scottish folk groupEdinburgh(92 mi)

The Jacobites are an experienced ceilidh band based in Edinburgh that offer professional ceilidhs for weddings, festivals and events.

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From£860
Traditional scottish folk groupLeeds(230 mi)

Top-class Ceilidh / Barndance band based in Northern England. Aluinn play an exciting mix of Scottish, Irish, English and American jigs

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From£480
Traditional scottish folk groupPaisley(127 mi)

Scotia are one of Scotland’s most sought after ceilidh bands catering for complete beginners to the most experienced ceilidh dancers.

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Traditional scottish folk groupLancaster(216 mi)

“Price Of My Pig (a great name for a band) come from the North West England in the UK… a high octane folk/funk dance band"- Folk Roots Radio

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Traditional scottish folk groupGlasgow(120 mi)

Al & Grace are Two Far Flung: UK-based multi-instrument jazz/folk duo. Instruments: voice (both); piano; flute; fiddle; guitar.

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Traditional scottish folk groupLivingston(101 mi)

We operate as a two piece wherever possible and can handle most jobs with accordion/fiddle and calling with great success'.

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Traditional scottish folk groupCupar(66 mi)

Scottish ceilidh band | providing outstanding musical entertainment for every occasion | Ceilidh Band | Ceilidh/Disco | Background Music

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Traditional scottish folk groupLeeds(230 mi)

Vibrant and exciting ceilidh band based in Leeds, with experienced caller, Robin Fishwick.

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From£480
Traditional scottish folk groupDingwall(90 mi)

BlackRock Ceilidh - Committed to Craic !

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Traditional scottish folk groupDalry(141 mi)

Hingin' By A Threed is a folk band based in North Ayrshire. We enjoy playing an eclectic mix of Irish, Scottish and American folk music.

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Traditional scottish folk groupLeeds(230 mi)

A lively and professional folk and ceilidh band based in Leeds, who donate a percentage of their earnings to charity.

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Traditional scottish folk groupGlasgow(122 mi)

3 piece ceilidh band available to hire for events of all shapes and sizes!

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Popular genres:
Ceilidh, Irish rock, Traditional Irish folk
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How much does it cost to hire a traditional scottish folk group?

The typical price per group member for traditional scottish folk groups is:
£Budget£220
££Pro£330
£££High-end£400+

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Frequently asked questions

Can any traditional scottish folk group play my favourite song?

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

How much time do traditional scottish folk groups take to set up?

Your traditional scottish folk group 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 traditional scottish folk group 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 traditional scottish folk groups 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 traditional scottish folk groups 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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