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Violinists for hire in Guildford

Hire a violinist in Guildford 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 319 best violinists local to Guildford here.

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Hire Aelfwyn Shipton Violinist with Encore
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£500 - £600
ViolinistLondon

Aelfwyn is an international freelance violinist and composer currently based in London and looking to perform music worldwide

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Hire Colette Hazen Violinist with Encore
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From£250
ViolinistLondon

Violinist with a breadth of experience performing at corporate parties, luxury events and weddings both in UK and worldwide.

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Hire David Giardino Violinist with Encore
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£250 - £550
ViolinistLondon

London-based violinist, leader of own ensemble Giardino Strings, guest violinist in various groups, function bands and chamber orchestras.

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Hire Naomi Wright Violinist with Encore
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£400 - £550
ViolinistUxbridge

Naomi provides bespoke, top-quality entertainment perfect for all events. Guaranteed to bring your event to life & create lasting memories!

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Hire Raffaele Pagano Violinist with Encore
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£400 - £800
ViolinistLondon

Violinist & Composer. Leader of London Arte Chamber Orchestra and Oxford Festival. Available for concerts, weddings, and all sort of events.

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Hire Michael Sullivan Violinist with Encore
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£190 - £230
ViolinistChichester

I have always loved playing the violin and hope that you enjoy my unedited ipad recordings before making your booking.

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Hire Mary Young Violinist with Encore
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From£180
ViolinistChessington

I am a classically trained (Bmus TCM) solo violinist who plays Classical, Jazz, Pop, film music and Disney. I am happy to take requests.

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Hire Aleksandra Galfe Violinist with Encore
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£437.50 - £687.50
ViolinistBasingstoke

I am a highly professional and experienced violin player who can perform in a large array of styles

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Hire Mateus Dandalo Violinist with Encore
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£250 - £450
ViolinistLondon

Young pop/classical violinist with 13 years of experince performing in 100+ events around the UK, Europe & the Americas.

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Hire Lara Simpson Violinist with Encore
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£350 - £550
ViolinistLondon

Electric/Acoustic Violinist. Graduate of Paul McCartney's 'The Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts'. Pop, Rock, Classical, Disco, Film..

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Hire Corey Wickens Violinist with Encore
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£475 - £625
ViolinistSurrey

Violinist performing electric, pop, musicals, classical, Bollywood, Jewish. Performs in the West End. Recently in Bridgerton & The Crown.

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Hire Anna Petrie Violinist with Encore
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£250 - £400
ViolinistLondon

Anna is London-based concert violinist with a wide range of repertoire and a long international experience.

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Hire Adriana Cristea Violinist with Encore
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£250 - £500
ViolinistWembley

Vivid and passionate violinist.

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Hire Athena Octavia Violinist with Encore
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£300 - £475
ViolinistLondon

Athena is a highly skilled and versatile musician from London, trained in both violin and piano and able to perform in a number of genres

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Hire Johanna Burnheart Violinist with Encore
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£160 - £400
ViolinistLondon

Jazz violinist/singer based in London but also comfortable with playing any other genres to make your event as special as possible!

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Hire Henry Webster Violinist with Encore
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£312.50 - £562.50
ViolinistLondon

#1 Professional Fiddle Player/ Violinist in London.

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Hire Nicolo Borgese Violinist with Encore
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£250 - £500
ViolinistLondon

One of the UK's leading acoustic/electric violinists with more than 20 years of experience in luxury events and weddings worldwide.

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Hire Naomi Giarraputo Violinist with Encore
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£250 - £510
ViolinistLondon

Freelance violinist and violist

Latest reviews of our Violinists in Guildford

Corey Wickens
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"Corey made my day extra special great communication and on time and very personable."

Tracy hired Corey Wickens for a Private event (available in Guildford)

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Adriana Cristea
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"adriana was brilliant, she was on time and waited for my proposal. She is the best and i highly recommend her. Beautiful playing the exact songs I wanted to make it special. thank you!"

Sundeep hired Adriana Cristea for a Private event (available in Guildford)

Verified Review, 8 July 2024
Raffaele Pagano
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"We booked Raffaele for our wedding ceremony and he was the perfect choice. He played so well, and lots of people commented on how great he was! He also learnt a couple extra songs for us, which meant to ceremony music was truly tailored to us as a couple! Thank you so much, Raffaele! Couldn't recommend him more."

Milly hired Raffaele Pagano for a Wedding (available in Guildford)

Verified Review, 6 July 2024

FAQs about hiring Violinists in Guildford

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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 Guildford

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Classical, Pop, Bollywood
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June, July, August

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

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

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