Violinists for hire in West Lothian

Hire a violinist in West Lothian 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 127 of the most professional musicians nearby right here.

ViolinistsinWest Lothianforany price, sort bybest match
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7 musicians in or around West Lothian
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ViolinistBathgate(6 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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From£160
ViolinistEdinburgh(11 mi)

Dynamic young violinist based in Scotland. I hold a chamber music scholarship at St Andrews and enjoy playing an eclectic mix of music!

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ViolinistEdinburgh(12 mi)

Joanna is currently a Bachelor of Music cello student at Edinburgh Napier University, open to performance opportunities of various genres.

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ViolinistEdinburgh(13 mi)

Violinist from Glasgow based in Edinburgh with extensive playing experience available for weddings and other functions.

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From£320
ViolinistEdinburgh(14 mi)

The Sedici Quartet are an experienced Edinburgh based string quartet available to perform at weddings and other events.

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From£110
ViolinistEdinburgh(12 mi)

Thomasina is a violinist based in Edinburgh available for performances in and around Scotland.

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ViolinistLivingston(1 mi)

Dave and Laure have wide experience of all varieties of Scottish/Irish music and have performed for numerous functions , weddings , etc.

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ViolinistBirmingham(244 mi)

Freelance violin, viola player as well as leader for Bacanu Quartet , Bacanu Music, 4A Strings

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ViolinistSalford(172 mi)

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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ViolinistWalsall(231 mi)

COMPOSER ARRANGER VIOLINIST EDUCATOR: CAVE is a violinist and electric violinist available for any event covering all musical styles.

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ViolinistManchester(175 mi)

Eleanor is a postgraduate studying with Pavel Fischer at the Royal Northern College of Music. Looking for solo & orchestral opportunities.

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ViolinistCheadle(180 mi)

Lauren Hinds is a violinist/electric violinist based in Manchester, UK.

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From£325
ViolinistGlossop(179 mi)

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

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From£180
ViolinistPeterlee(116 mi)

Emma is a versatile professional violinist with many years experience in playing for weddings, functions, concerts and recording sessions.

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ViolinistManchester(175 mi)

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

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ViolinistManchester(169 mi)

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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ViolinistNewcastle upon Tyne(98 mi)

Contemporary folk and jazz violinist, keen live performer, graduating from Newcastle University’s prestigious and unique folk degree.

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ViolinistDalry(48 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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Pop, Classical, Rock
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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 an 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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