Hire Violinists Near You in Blackburn

Violinists for hire in Blackburn

Hire a violinist in Blackburn for your special occasion. Whether you're planning a wedding, party or even a proposal, booking a violinist is a brilliant way to add elegance and sophistication to your event. Our versatile violinists use backing tracks to create a full sound, whether they're playing classical, pop, folk or Bollywood. Browse our 352 best violinists local to Blackburn here.

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Hire Emma Maria Rushworth Violinist with Encore
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From£250
ViolinistManchester

I am a an International Acoustic/Electric Violinist. Music and performance is my life. I have played as a soloist and a part of many groups.

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Hire Isabella Baker Violinist with Encore
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£287.50 - £437.50
ViolinistManchester

Top Violinist for luxury events in the North West - as heard on TV & Radio!

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Hire Heloísa Ribeiro Violinist with Encore
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£300 - £700
ViolinistShipley

I am a Portuguese Professional Violinist with a broad performance experience.

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Hire Nadia Vasileva Violinist with Encore
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£250 - £450
ViolinistManchester

Electric and acoustic violinist, Royal College of Music London graduate

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Hire Amy Fields Violinist with Encore
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£325 - £450
ViolinistGlossop

Stunning Classical & Electric Violinist & String Quartet/Trio Manager Manchester & UK wide. Classical, Pop, Bollywood! Weddings+Events etc.

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Hire Eleanor Shute Violinist with Encore
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£250 - £475
ViolinistManchester

Eleanor is a graduate of the Royal Northern College of Music. Available for solo, chamber, orchestral, session and pit work.

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Hire Howard (Live Lounge Music) Violinist with Encore
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£450 - £950
ViolinistShipley

Established in 2011, Live Lounge have built an enviable reputation as one of the top wedding and function bands in the region.

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Hire Richard Sanderson Violinist with Encore
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£300 - £500
ViolinistManchester

Richard is a highly accomplished gigging musician based in Manchester. His main instrument is the violin and can play all styles on request.

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Hire Jane Lawrence Violinist with Encore
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£200 - £375
ViolinistLancaster

Jane Lawrence is a well known Lancaster-based musician performing folk music from around Europe , Scandinavia and the British Isles.

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Hire Stephen Shulman Violinist with Encore
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£90 - £200
ViolinistHebden Bridge

Stephen is versatile violinist, with many genres. Whether the music is swing to dance to, gypsy music or a quartet he will adapt for you

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Hire Bianca Blezard Violinist with Encore
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£562.50 - £750
ViolinistHolmfirth

Award-winning Wedding Violinist

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Hire Jonathan Law Violinist with Encore
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ViolinistManchester

Experienced freelance violinist from Royal Northern College of Music

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Hire Gaynor Sutcliffe Violinist with Encore
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£160 - £200
ViolinistClitheroe

Music tailored to pure ambient or ‘let’s get the party started’, sing along environments. Violin, piano and vocals and any requests taken.

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Hire Katie Fiddlestix Violinist with Encore
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£250 - £375
ViolinistBury

Solo violinist and pianist, North West area. Katie is available to perform at social events, corporates, weddings and functions.

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Hire Paula Bowes Violinist with Encore
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ViolinistManchester

Professional viola player based in Manchester, UK.

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Hire Elena Orsi Violinist with Encore
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ViolinistManchester

Fun and professional wedding/event violinist! Have performed at numerous venues in England and Italy. Guaranteed exceptional entertainment!

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Hire Elizabeth Violinist with Encore
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£120 - £350
ViolinistManchester

A studying musician at RNCM, that has been playing the violin for over 10 years!

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Hire Matt Glossop Violinist with Encore
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ViolinistManchester

Mutli Genre Event Violinist.. High accomplished event violinist performing at private events across the UK and internationally.

Recent reviews of our Violinists in Blackburn

“Katie was incredible. My mum and I booked her as a surprise to all the other guests and bridal party . It was perfect . She was attentive and learnt my music specially. Giving me options of versions we wanted . We got so many compliments on how fab she was and I’m so happy. She added to the magic of the wedding . Thank you Katie xxxx”

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Katie hired Katie Fiddlestix for a Wedding (available in Blackburn)

“Katie was great we booked her with less than 24 hours to go to our Awards ceremony at Bridgewater Hall. She was very professional, great at communicating and punctual. Highly reccomend.”

8 March 2024
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Michelle hired Katie Fiddlestix for a Corporate event (available in Blackburn)

“Nadia music was beautiful! Highly recommend, such a lovely addition to our nye wedding! Thank you so much! ”

31 December 2023
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Jordan hired Nadia Vasileva for a Wedding (available in Blackburn)

FAQs about hiring Violinists in Blackburn

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Are violins popular for weddings?

Yes, absolutely, particularly for smaller, more intimate weddings, one violinist can be enough. A solo violinist can create a beautiful, elegant atmosphere that is loud enough to be heard by everyone without drowning out conversation. However, for larger weddings, you might want to opt for a string quartet or a string duo instead for a fuller sound. If unsure, chat with one of our experts today who talk through your budget, venue and tastes to work out what would work best for you.

Is one violin enough for a wedding?

Yes, violinists are very popular for weddings. Traditional, acoustic violinists are great for wedding ceremonies, evening meals and wedding breakfasts, whereas electric violinists are popular for drinks receptions as they have a louder sound.

Which songs sound best on the violin?

The violin is often associated with classical music, but it's a versatile instrument that can work well with many genres. If you're a fan of classical music, you might enjoy listening to Pachelbel's Canon in D, Beethoven's "Spring" Sonata, or Tchaikovsky's "Melodie". For those who prefer modern music, songs like Adele's "Someone Like You", Ed Sheeran's "Perfect", or Bruno Mars' "Just the Way You Are" sound great on the violin. If you browse through our musicians’ profiles, you’ll be able to find videos of their live performances and their song lists to get an idea of their sound. It's worth mentioning, however, that our violinists are skilled professionals who are committed to making sure you have a great night and are more than willing to take requests if you can’t find your favourite song on their profile.

Which is better violin or electric violin?

Choosing between a traditional acoustic violin and an electric violin depends on factors like venue size, acoustics, and budget. Acoustic violins produce a warm sound but may not project well in larger spaces. Electric violins can amplify sound and offer digital effects, but some argue they lack natural expression. Ultimately, what works best will depend on your preferences and many of our violinists own both acoustic and electric so browse our collection of violinists today to see what might work best for you.

Hiring a Violinist in Blackburn

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Popular genres:
Classical, Pop, Jazz
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38 hours
Busiest times:
June, July, August

How much does it cost to hire a Violinist in Blackburn?

The typical price for a Violinist is:
£Budget£220
££Pro£310
£££High-end£400+

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