Birthday party Guitarists for hire in Greater Glasgow

Hire a guitarist in Greater Glasgow for your birthday party today. Whatever type of birthday party you're planning, we have 351 of the most professional acts right here for you to choose from.

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26 musicians in or around Greater Glasgow
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GuitaristGlasgow(1 mi)

A graduate of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Scott is a world champion piper who has performed globally for the last 15 years.

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Classical Guitarist studying at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Alumni of Chethams School of Music. Based in Glasgow and Cornwall.

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From£177
GuitaristGlasgow(1 mi)

A very friendly, energetic and enjoyable performer with a unique slant on an eclectic mix of music from multiple genres.

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From£250
GuitaristGlasgow(2 mi)

A player of early plucked instruments (lute/theorbo) and a soprano.

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GuitaristGlasgow(2 mi)

A versatile and reliable multi-instrumentalist seeking dep and session work. Also available as a soloist, composer and sound engineer.

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GuitaristGlasgow(3 mi)

Singer songwriter for all occasions giving you heart and soul

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GuitaristPort Glasgow(18 mi)

Julie is a versatile artist who can play many genres

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GuitaristLarbert(19 mi)

Pub and club singer/guitar player looking for gigs preferably in the central Scotland area but it willing and able to travel.

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From£800
GuitaristGlasgow(1 mi)

THE hardest working wedding band in Scotland

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GuitaristGlasgow(1 mi)

My band: The Soul Establishment can meet all your entertainment needs!

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From£175
GuitaristGlasgow(3 mi)

A multi-talented and disciplinary musician from Glasgow, specialising in versatile, dynamic performance, instrumental excellence, and fun.

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From£180
GuitaristHamilton(11 mi)
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GuitaristGlasgow(1 mi)

Vocalist, violist and guitarist Missy Jones performs traditional, contemporary and original songs and tunes drawn from around the world.

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Drummer Based in Glasgow. Versatile Player with a degree in Music Performance.

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Martin is an excellent and highly experienced performer excelling in reportoire from 50's, 60's 70's 80's and beyond.

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Composer, songwriter and musician performing on cello, piano, guitar and vocals. Competent in many styles, including pop, jazz and classical

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Pete Westwater is an accomplished, versatile and experienced musician having vast experience singing at the highest level.

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Pop, Rock, Folk
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How much does it cost to hire a guitarist?

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

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Bear in mind: musicians typically play for 45 mins with a 15 min break per hour.

Frequently asked questions

What kind of guitarist should I hire?

Choosing a guitarist will depend on the context of your event - guitarists usually specialise in a specific style, such as jazz, classical, Spanish, or pop/rock. A jazz or classical guitarist might be perfect for wedding reception background music, or a corporate event, whereas you might want a pop/rock guitarist for a birthday party, or a karoake sing-along.

Will I need to provide the guitarist with any equipment?

Guitarists will come fully prepared for your event - they will usually provide light amplification, a guitar stool (if they'll be performing sitting down), and a music stand. If you're in a larger venue, they may make use of the venue's PA system.

I want my guitarist to sing as well. Is this possible?

Yes! Many guitarists will sing and play guitar simultaneously - they can also do a mixture of accompanied and accompanied music to provide some variation to their performance! They'll most likely mention this information on their profile, as well as have links to videos showcasing their skills.

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