Violinists for hire in Durham

Hire a violinist in Durham for your special occasion. Whether you're planning a wedding, dinner, party or even a proposal, a violinist makes for a beautiful addition to an event. Playing genres from classical and pop, to folk and Bollywood, you can browse 227 of the most professional musicians nearby right here.

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ViolinistManchester(94 mi)

Violinist: classical, electric, folk, session. Experienced part-writer, can fix trio, quartet, duo or solo

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ViolinistLondon(233 mi)

Classically trained freelance solo violinist available to play at weddings, birthdays, special events and dinners!

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ViolinistLondon(230 mi)

I am a violinist currently doing a Masters in performance at Royal Academy of Music in London. Really happy to play in any kind of event.

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ViolinistLondon(233 mi)

Hungarian-born Italian violinist, Flora is currently studying in London. She had performed in different venues in Italy and abroad.

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ViolinistSwansea(231 mi)

Shwmae! We are 4 Strings Attached - a family string quartet based in South Wales - available to hire for functions and weddings galore.

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ViolinistRipon(45 mi)

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ViolinistLondon(237 mi)

Naomi is a violinist dedicated to creating the best atmosphere at both private and commercial events with electric and acoustic violin.

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ViolinistHemel Hempstead(210 mi)

Versatile and exciting performer enjoying a varied career as a leader, soloist, ensemble and orchestral violinist - www.tanyasweiry.com

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ViolinistLondon(231 mi)

Jazz violinist primarily but also comfortable with playing any other genres. Currently available for session work, art projects and gigs.

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ViolinistLondon(230 mi)

Violinist based in London, looking for performance opportunities in solo, chamber and orchestra.

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ViolinistLondon(232 mi)

Iona is a 20 year old violinist from Scotland currently studying at the Royal Academy of Music in London.

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ViolinistDalry(139 mi)

Diane is a professional musician working mainly in Glasgow. She has many years experience playing in orchestras and with her string quartet.

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ViolinistBedford(188 mi)

Violinist | Electric Violinist | Bollywood Violinist. UK's leading violinist, performed at numerous prestigious events worldwide!

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ViolinistUxbridge(226 mi)

Naomi is an exciting, versatile and reliable professional violinist, available to hire for a wide range of events and engagements.

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ViolinistManchester(94 mi)

Experienced freelance violinist from Royal Northern College of Music

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ViolinistSwansea(243 mi)

Living life through music and song. A multi-instrumentalist composer and performer, in demand across Wales and the South West of England.

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ViolinistBathgate(112 mi)

Mary is a highly experienced fiddle player and caller. Originally from Northern Ireland, she has a distinctive and lively style.

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ViolinistLondon(233 mi)

Royal College of Music 2nd year, Distinction in DipABRSM and former 1st violin in the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain.

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Popular genres:
Pop, Classical, Jazz
Average response time:
7 hours
Busiest times:
October, November, December

How much does it cost to hire a violinist?

The typical price for a violinist is:
£Budget£180
££Pro£290
£££High-end£400+

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Frequently asked questions

What kind of music can a violinist play?

Pretty much anything! Violinists will usually be most comfortable playing classical music, but that doesn't mean they won't be able whip up fresh renditions of your favourite pop, folk, or jazz tunes. Best to check first before asking them to play krautrock though.

Will I need to provide the violinist with any equipment?

Other than a seat for breaks, probably not. If your venue is small, they will likely play unamplified. All they'll need to make the music happen is their violin, a bow, and a receptive audience (oh, and probably a music stand). If your venue is larger, they should be able to provide amplification.

Do violinists normally play with backing tracks?

It depends. If you only want the violinist’s performance to include classical pieces, they probably won’t need backing tracks. If the violinist’s performance includes pop songs or other styles, they may be able to provide backing tracks to fill out their performance. They’ll often perform the melody line of popular tunes, alongside pre-prepared backing tracks (think: ‘Perfect’ by Ed Sheeran, or ‘Skyfall’ by Adele - these songs sound great played on violin!).

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