Violists for hire in Cardiff

Hire a viola player in Cardiff for your event. Whether you're planning a special event, wedding, recording or concert you'll find the best players here. Playing genres from classical through to pop and folk, our viola players are incredibly professional and versatile. Browse over 105 viola players now.

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8 musicians in or around Cardiff
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ViolistBristol(24 mi)

Freelance violist, based in Bristol and regularly working in London, Birmingham and Cardiff. Opera/Ballet/Symphony/Chamber work.

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ViolistCardiff(1 mi)
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ViolistCardiff(1 mi)

Graduate violinist - Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.

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ViolistBridgend(17 mi)

Rhianwen Keirl is a violinist and a viola player in Bridge Strings.

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ViolistCardiff(1 mi)
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ViolistCardiff(1 mi)

Hi! I'm an italian violinist based in Cardiff, currently freelancing. I've mostly worked in orchestras both in Italy and in the Uk.

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ViolistCardiff(3 mi)

Solo violinist for weddings and professional events

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All the musicians below are available to travel to Cardiff
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ViolistLondon(130 mi)

Violist, student of Royal College of Music. A lot of experiences in performing, solo, chamber groups, orchestras and bands. Read more in bio

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ViolistLondon(131 mi)

Professional viola player, based in London, graduate of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and the Royal College of Music

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ViolistSwansea(37 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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ViolistLondon(131 mi)

Elin is a violist based in London and Cardiff, available for orchestral, chamber and solo performances.

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ViolistLondon(130 mi)

Originally from Canada, Sarah received her MMus from Guildhall School. She specializes in both modern classical viola, & electric violin.

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ViolistLondon(130 mi)

Silvija is a profesionaly trained viola player, looking to play classical or contemporary classical music in London.

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ViolistBirmingham(88 mi)

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

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ViolistTeddington(122 mi)

Kath is a versatile violinist, based in London.

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ViolistLondon(131 mi)

Sabina is a classically trained pianist, who is versatile in performing many different genres.

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ViolistLondon(126 mi)

Hi! I am a professional musician,multi-instrumentalist(mainly piano/violin),composer/arranger and experienced music teacher based in London.

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Popular genres:
Pop, Classical, Jazz
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How much does it cost to hire a violist?

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

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Frequently asked questions

Can any violist play my favourite song?

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

How much time do violists take to set up?

Your violist 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 violist 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 violists 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 violists 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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