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Wedding Musicians in Reading

Wedding Musicians Reading

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If you need to find entertainment for a wedding or event then check out the Wedding Musicians below that are available to hire in Reading. All acts have been vetted by Warble Entertainment’s artist sign up team so you can rest assured that they will be professional, reliable and of the highest quality. Hire Wedding Musicians in Reading today!

All Wedding Musicians in Reading

Duncan The Guitarist
7
Price in Reading
A highly experienced and versatile solo fingerstyle guitarist specialising in well known contemporary music in a classical style.
Sam B
1
Price in Reading
Sam B is based in London and has over 10 years of experience as a professional piano vocalist.
Dorel the Pianist
8
Price in Reading
Dorel is a professional five star hotel pianist who has performed for eminent guests around the world
Darren The Guitarist
4
Price in Reading
Darren is from the South West of England who is regarded as one of the top young guitarists in the country
The Ruby String Trio
3
Price in Reading
The Ruby String Trio are a young and dynamic group of high-class professional string musicians.
Steve Turner - Madness Saxophonist
18
Price in Reading
Steve has played sax with Madness for over 8 years, touring the world, headlining festivals, recording albums and appearing on TV.
Tropical Vibes
11
Price in Reading
Tropical Vibes are a Birmingham-based steel band that is guaranteed to bring the unique sounds of the Caribbean to your event.
Kate The Violinist
3
Price in Reading
Kate is a world-renowned, award-winning virtuoso violinist based in West Yorkshire.
Simon Plays Piano
3
Price in Reading
From Bach to Beyoncé, Simon can play any tune and delights in playing your choice of music.
Jon Sings
11
Price in Reading
Jon Sings is a solo singer and pianist for hire in Twickenham, Middlesex and throughout the UK.
Steel Drum Fiesta - Caribbean Steel Band
11
Price in Reading
Steel Drum Fiesta is a fully professional Caribbean steel band comprised of some of the finest steel pan players in the UK.
The Hot Shots Duo
Price in Reading
The Hot Shots Duo are a vibrant pop and rock duo achieving a full-band sound with just two musicians!
BrassFun
1
Price in Reading
BrassFun is an authentic Brazilian brass band with a unique twist that will bring a vibrant energy to your event!
Josie Sings
3
Price in Reading
Josie Sings is a singer and multi-instrumentalist from London, performing at weddings and events throughout the UK.
Lucinda The London Cellist
2
Price in Reading
Lucinda is renowned and accomplished cellist from London who performs a wide repertoire music perfectly aimed for weddings, private parties and corporate events.
Classical Guitarist - Tom
1
Price in Reading
From Cavatina to Clapton, from film score favourites to the Latin American tango; Tom will add a sophisticated ambience to refined events
Sarah The Violinist
1
Price in Reading
Sarah The Violinist has a large repertoire of classic wedding music and can play a Baroque, Jazz or Pop/Rock-based set.
Emerald Guitar Duo
1
Price in Reading
From Toto to Ed Sheeran, Sebastien the Lobster to Indiana Jones, this instrumental guitar duo cover it all!
Claire - Classical Singer
1
Price in Reading
Creating an enchanted atmosphere and an unforgettable experience for you and your guests to cherish
Lucy C
1
Price in Reading
From rock ballads to classical arias, Lucy delivers with passion, style and class.
Metropolitan Strings
2
Price in Reading
A modern string quartet known for their unique renditions of pop songs, classical music, famous TV and movie soundtracks.
Heart Strings
5
Price in Reading
An ensemble specialising in classical and light entertainment for weddings, functions, corporate events, parties and concerts.
Club Beats
1
Price in Reading
Bringing a slice of Ibiza to your event, Club Beats deliver an incredible, interactive and engaging set of the ultimate dance hits
Gold Rush DJ Live
1
Price in Reading
A unique and exceptionally entertaining way to ensure your guests are dancing all night.

FAQs

What Musicians Can I Hire For My Ceremony?

When it comes to hiring the best wedding ceremony musicians for your wedding ceremony, the options are endless! From classical string quartets to solo harpists, there are many talented musicians available to create the perfect ambiance for your big day.

One popular choice is a string quartet or trio. These ensembles, comprised of violins, viola, and cello, are experts at providing elegant classical music that can set the tone for your ceremony. Imagine walking down the aisle to the sound of beautiful string music!

Another option is a harpist, who can create a romantic and intimate atmosphere with their gentle melodies. Their stunning instrument will add a touch of sophistication and grace to your ceremony.

For something a little different, consider hiring a pianist or a guitarist. They can play a wide range of music, including popular love songs, modern pop songs and ballads. With their versatile skills, they can adapt their live music to any style or genre you prefer.

You can also book classical guitarists, professional vocalist, wedding violinist, solo pianists, singing waiters, and more for wedding ceremonies and drinks reception entertainment.

No matter what kind of live wedding music you envision for your wedding ceremony or wedding reception, there is sure to be a talented musician who can bring your vision to life. Be sure to consider your venue, guest list, and personal style when choosing the perfect musician for your special day.

Can Wedding Musicians Provide Background Music During The Daytime?

Absolutely! If you're looking for some light entertainment to set the mood during your wedding day, you may want to consider hiring acoustic musicians to provide background music during your drinks reception and wedding breakfast.

Acoustic musicians are perfect for daytime weddings because they provide a relaxed and intimate atmosphere without being too overpowering. They can play contemporary songs that will appeal to all of your guests, and create a warm and inviting ambiance that will make everyone feel comfortable.

One popular option for daytime weddings is a singer-guitarist. They can perform a range of covers and original songs, creating a fun and lively atmosphere for your guests to enjoy. You can also hire an acoustic duo, which will add an extra layer of depth and richness to the music.

By hiring background musicians, you can add a touch of class and sophistication to your wedding day without going overboard. Whether you're looking for light entertainment during your drinks reception or a relaxing backdrop during your wedding breakfast, solo musicians can provide the perfect ambiance to make your day unforgettable.

So if you're looking to create a laid-back and intimate atmosphere for your wedding day, consider hiring some of the best wedding musicians to provide background tunes. Their beautiful sounds and contemporary songs will help set the tone for your special day and create a memorable experience for you and your guests.

Do Wedding Ceremony Musicians Provide Their Own Equipment?

Great question! When hiring live wedding ceremony musicians, you may wonder whether they provide their own equipment or if you need to rent it separately.

The good news is that most wedding ceremony musicians come equipped with their own high-quality instruments and equipment. This means that you don't need to worry about sourcing and renting musical equipment for your ceremony.

For example, if you hire a string quartet, they will bring their own stringed instruments, music stands, and even microphones if needed. Similarly, if you hire a harpist, they will bring their own harp, stool, and music stand.

This is great news for couples who want to simplify their wedding planning process and avoid any extra expenses. Plus, it's one less thing to worry about on your big day!

However, it's always a good idea to confirm with your chosen musicians exactly what equipment they will be bringing and whether any additional requirements are needed. This will help ensure that everything runs smoothly on your wedding day.

This is also true wedding reception musicians and wedding bands in general. Our wedding bands will bring their own professional PA sound system and provide high quality live music to fill the dance floor!

In summary, wedding ceremony musicians typically provide their own equipment, so you can rest assured that everything you need will be taken care of. All you need to do is sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful sounds of live wedding ceremony music on your special day!

Can Wedding Musicians Work With Sound Limiters?

Of course! If you're planning a wedding in a venue that uses sound limiters, you may be wondering whether it's still possible to hire live wedding musicians. The good news is that many wedding musicians are experienced in working with sound limiters and can adapt their performance to ensure that you can still enjoy beautiful live music on your special day.

Sound limiters are devices that monitor the volume of music and can automatically reduce the sound if it exceeds a certain level. They are often used in venues with noise restrictions or in residential areas to avoid disturbing the neighbors.

To work with sound limiters, wedding musicians will need to be able to control the volume of their instruments, so it doesn't exceed the maximum level set by the limiter. For example, a string quartet might use mutes on their instruments to reduce the volume, or a singer-guitarist might use a smaller amplifier or perform unplugged.

The key is to choose experienced wedding musicians who are familiar with working with sound limiters and have the expertise to adjust their performance to comply with the venue's requirements. By doing so, you can still enjoy live music on your wedding day without worrying about upsetting the sound limiter.

In summary, if you're planning a wedding in a venue with a sound limiter, don't worry - you can still hire wedding musicians! Just be sure to choose musicians who are experienced in working with sound limiters and can adapt their performance to comply with the venue's requirements. With their talent and expertise, they can still create a beautiful and memorable atmosphere for your special day. When hiring wedding bands, let us know in advance if your wedding venue has any noise restrictions.

What Styles Of Music Do Wedding Musicians Perform?

The beauty of live music entertainment is that it can be tailored to suit your unique tastes and preferences. From classical to contemporary, there's a wedding musician out there for every couple!

Classical music is a popular choice for wedding ceremonies, and for good reason. Its elegant and timeless sound can create a sophisticated and romantic atmosphere, making it perfect for walking down the aisle or during the signing of the register.

But that's not all! There are many other styles of music that wedding musicians can perform. If you prefer more modern or contemporary music, you might opt for an acoustic singer-guitarist or duo who can perform popular chart hits, creating a fun and lively atmosphere for your reception or drinks.

Alternatively, you might prefer a jazz band, who can perform classic jazz standards or contemporary jazz-pop fusion, creating a relaxed and sophisticated vibe for your guests to enjoy.

And let's not forget about traditional folk music, which is perfect for outdoor weddings or rustic venues. With their lively fiddles and toe-tapping tunes, a folk band can create a fun and energetic atmosphere that will get everyone up and dancing.

You can also hire upbeat and lively musician groups such as wedding DJ and sax acts for the evening!

So, whether you prefer classical guitar, contemporary, jazz, or folk music, there's a wedding musician out there who can cater to your unique tastes and preferences. Most musicians have a vast repertoire of popular songs and musical genres available for a drinks reception, corporate events, and a wedding ceremony. Don't be afraid to get creative and choose music that reflects your personalities and style. After all, it's your special day and the music should reflect that with a perfect soundtrack!

What Songs Are Suitable For Wedding Ceremonies?

Congratulations on your upcoming wedding! Choosing the perfect music for your ceremony is a key part of creating the right atmosphere and mood. The good news is that there are plenty of beautiful and romantic songs that are perfect for wedding ceremonies.

For the bride's entrance, the traditional choice is the bridal chorus from Wagner's "Lohengrin," also known as "Here Comes the Bride." However, if you prefer something more contemporary, you could choose a beautiful ballad such as "A Thousand Years" by Christina Perri or "Can't Help Falling in Love" by Elvis Presley.

During the signing of the register, a beautiful instrumental piece can provide the perfect backdrop for this important moment. Classical pieces such as "Canon in D" by Johann Pachelbel or "The Four Seasons" by Antonio Vivaldi are popular choices.

For the recessional, it's time to celebrate! Choose an upbeat and joyful song such as "Signed, Sealed, Delivered" by Stevie Wonder or "Marry You" by Bruno Mars to create a lively and fun atmosphere as you exit the ceremony.

Of course, these are just a few suggestions for a musical style. There are plenty of other beautiful songs that are suitable for weddings, whether you prefer classical or contemporary music. The key is to choose music that reflects your personality and style as a couple and that you both love.

Remember, your wedding day is a celebration of your love and commitment to each other, and the music you choose should be a reflection of that. Whether you opt for traditional classical favourites or contemporary pop modern hits, the right music and live bands can help create a beautiful and memorable atmosphere for your special day.

How Much Do Wedding Musicians Cost To Hire?

When it comes to hiring wedding ceremony music, the cost can vary depending on a number of factors. These include the type of musician or band you choose, their level of experience, the length of time you want them to perform, and the location of your wedding.

If you're on a tight budget, you might opt for a solo musician, such as a singer-guitarist or pianist, who can provide beautiful music at a lower cost. Alternatively, if you're looking for something a bit more lively, a small band or duo could be a great option.

On the other hand, if you have a larger budget, you might want to consider a larger band, such as a jazz band or string quartet, that can create a truly immersive and memorable musical experience for you and your guests.

It's important to keep in mind that wedding musicians often have different packages and pricing options, so be sure to shop around and find a musician or band that fits your budget and preferences.

While it's tempting to try and cut costs by hiring a cheaper musician, keep in mind that the music is a key part of your big day and can create a lasting impression on you and your guests. Investing in quality music can help ensure that your wedding day is as special and memorable as possible.

So, whether you're on a tight budget or looking to splurge on a top-notch musical experience, there are plenty of professional musicians out there to choose from at a range of prices. The key is to find a musician or band that fits your style and budget, and that can help make your special day unforgettable!

Solo musicians (such as a singer-guitarist or pianist) typically charge between £150-£500 for 1-2 hours of performance time.

Duos and trios (such as an acoustic duo or jazz trio) usually charge between £350-£1000 for 2-3 hours of performance time.

Wedding bands (such as a 4-6 piece party band) can range from £1000-£3000 for 2-3 hours of performance time.

Where In The UK Can I Book Wedding Ceremony Musicians?

As the UK's leading wedding entertainment agency, all our acts are available to hire around the country and even worldwide. You can hire live music for weddings and events in the following areas:

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