Wedding Harpists for hire Near You

Find the perfect wedding harpist near you for your special day! Whether you’ve imagined a beautiful performance of your favourite song as you walk down the aisle or want to add a touch of class to the reception meal, you’ve come to the right place. Choose from 153 of the best harpists right here.

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Hire Rachael Brentwood Harpist with Encore
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£295 - £390
HarpistManchester

Magnificent music and a beautiful atmosphere from a first-class professional harpist. Pop, classical, bollywood, Disney, jazz, folk & more ♥

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Hire Tomos Xerri Harpist with Encore
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From£200
HarpistLondon

Tomos is a professional, highly experienced, and flexible harpist available for weddings, recitals, and orchestral gigs, covering the UK.

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Hire Glenda Allaway Harpist with Encore
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From£350
HarpistLondon

"I have to say having Glenda at our wedding was the best decision we made."

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Hire Glain Dafydd Harpist with Encore
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From£230
HarpistLondon

Glain is a professional harpist in London

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Hire Isabel Harries Harpist with Encore
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HarpistLondon

Professional and highly experienced harpist based in West Wales and London. Hire Isabel and her gold harp for your wedding or special event

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Hire Harriet Adie Harpist with Encore
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£350 - £450
HarpistLondon

With over 15 years' experience, award winning harpist Harriet has played for Royalty, film stars, and luxury brands such as Patek Philippe.

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Hire Erica Sinclair Harpist with Encore
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£300 - £400
HarpistDroitwich

Worcestershire-based harpist with over fifteen years' experience playing for weddings and events

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Hire Natalie Lurie Harpist with Encore
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£300 - £500
HarpistLondon

Trained at the Royal Academy of Music, Natalie is a classical and pop harpist with 20+ years of experience.

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Hire Elinor Nicholson Harpist with Encore
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£440 - £640
HarpistManchester

Manchester based harpist providing classical and contemporary harp music for any occasion.

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Hire Zita Silva Harpist with Encore
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£437.50 - £562.50
HarpistBedford

Experienced and versatile freelance harpist based in London, England and Porto, Portugal.

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Hire Ada Grace Francis - Singing Harpist and Pianist Harpist with Encore
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£350 - £550
HarpistManchester

Singing harpist and pianist playing contemporary songs, adding a unique twist to the traditional wedding instrument!

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Hire Lucy Nolan Harpist with Encore
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£400 - £750
HarpistDerbyshire

Award-winning harpist available for solo and orchestral work, weddings, events and private tuition in North England and the Midlands.

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Hire Fionnuala Kirby Harpist with Encore
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£275 - £425
HarpistYelverton

Celtic Harpist based in Devon with wide repertoire of traditional, classical, popular and religious tunes, and some Paraguayan harp music.

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Hire Sophie Rocks Harpist with Encore
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£406.25 - £562.50
HarpistGlasgow

Scottish award winning professional harpist. With years of experience, Sophie is committed to adding that special touch to your occasion.

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Hire Mark Levin Harpist with Encore
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HarpistOxted

Mark is a professional harpist with over 10 years weddings and events experience around the UK, offering a unique contemporary harp style.

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Hire Tsvetelina Likova Harpist with Encore
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£350 - £450
HarpistEdinburgh

Professional electric and acoustic harpist who would love to make your event a magical experience for you and your guests

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Hire Scarlett Smith Harpist with Encore
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HarpistBristol

✨ Electro-acoustic harp bops for fun filled celebrations ✨ Live looping & modern covers.

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Hire Megan Morris Harpist with Encore
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HarpistPontyclun

Megan has performed for HRH Prince of Wales, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and former archbishop of Canterbury Dr. Rowan Williams.

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Latest reviews of our Wedding Harpists

Maria McNamee Harpist
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"Marie was really helpful in selecting music for my father's funeral, she found a violinist to accompany her and arranged a rehearsal with our vocalist. The music was really beautiful. Would highly recommend. "

Jonathan hired Maria McNamee Harpist for a Funeral / Memorial service

Verified Review, 8 May 2024
Ada Grace Francis - Singing Harpist and Pianist
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"Ada's music added such elegance and charm to our ceremony, and it truly touched our hearts. We received so many compliments from our guests -Thank you for helping to make our day so magical!"

Verified Review, 5 May 2024
Scarlett Smith
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"Scarlett was really communicative and was very flexible. We had lots of comments about how good she was and the QR request system means she can cater to any audience."

Mark hired Scarlett Smith for a Wedding

Verified Review, 4 May 2024

FAQs about hiring Wedding Harpists in the UK

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Is a harpist at a wedding reception worth it?

Harpists can be a great addition to any wedding reception, especially for couples who are looking for a warm, intimate feel. Although known for classical music, our harpists have surprisingly wide repertoires and can cover your favourite modern songs. Most importantly, they provide elegant background music for conversation and mingling, ensuring your guests can enjoy each other's company without being overwhelmed by loud music.

Does a harpist play in the background of the ceremony

Harpists are a popular choice for wedding ceremonies due to their romantic, gentle sound. The harp's volume is typically softer than a band or DJ, making it ideal for a ceremony where loud music might be disruptive to the vows and speeches. Whether you desire calming prelude music, a graceful processional piece, or a celebratory recessional tune, a harpist can provide it all.

How many people have a harpist at wedding?

Harp players are very popular for weddings. While there’s no national data, our internal data shows that harpists were the third most popular option for wedding ceremonies in 2023.

What are some good wedding songs for harpists?

Harpists offer a beautiful and versatile option for wedding music, able to play a wide range of genres and create a romantic atmosphere. Here are some popular wedding song choices that work well on the harp: - Canon in D by Pachelbel - Bridal Chorus by Wagner - A Thousand Years by Christina Perri - Air on the G String by Bach - Hallelujah by Leonard Cohen - The Wedding Processional (from The Princess Bride) - Claire de Lune by Claude Debussy - Riptide by Vance Joy

How do I hire a harpist for wedding?

Encore offers a hassle-free and convenient way for booking a harpist. You can browse through our 360 professional wedding harpists for hire on our website. Each harpist's profile includes customer reviews and performance videos to give you a better idea of their stage presence. Once you have narrowed down your options, you can submit a request on our website and receive quotes within a few hours. Alternatively, you can speak with one of our experts directly, answer a few questions, and we will find the perfect harpist for your wedding.

Hiring a Wedding Harpist Near You

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Popular genres:
Classical, Pop, Bollywood
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Busiest times:
May, August, September

How much does it cost to hire a Wedding Harpist in the UK?

The typical price for a Wedding Harpist is:
£Budget£290
££Pro£420
£££High-end£550+

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