Live Music Ideas

Live Music Ideas

Looking for new ways to entertain your guests at the reception? Here's a roundup of unique musical hires to truly make it a wedding celebration to remember.


Opera Bespoke

From singing waiters and opera performers to classical musicians and artists, this musical hire offers cultured performances to keep your guests well entertained. With a cast of artists that have performed in venues like The Royal Opera House, English National Opera and the Royal Albert Hall, these musicians are suitably well trained.

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Student Musicians

From a jazz ensemble and a classical trio to vocalists and pop bands, schools that specialise in musical training like Kingston College offer a vast selection to fit any function.

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Alive Network

From tribute bands and mariachi bands to Bollywood music and rock bands, this musical network has a substantial offering of musical talent. Looking for something more unique? Try booking a Harlem swing band or a gypsy or medieval band.

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Musical Friends and Family Members

Can your maid of honour carry a tune? Does your cousin play guitar well? Are your friends in a band? Incorporate their talents and enlist the help of your musical friends or family for your big day.



Let your wedding guests live the dream and sing on stage with a live band. From an extensive list of over 200 songs in different genres, which includes a generous offering of party tunes, your guests will be ready to rock the house. This service also provides framed photos of the singers on stage.  It's truly a rock star experience.

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  • Hi, I just stubbled across your site after a few years, since my last visit. Some years ago you had an artical on wedding harpists. At the time I happened to be looking for a harpist for my wedding. You recommended The Harpist Directory as a national source of harpists and what a find that was! They offered such a wide selection of professional musicians who specialised in weddings and I found the perfect one for me. The atmosphere she created at my ceremony had to be experienced to be believed. I'm waffling arn't I. Sorry! The reason for the message was to send a BIG thank you for the recommendation as it made my special day EXTRA special. For other brides out there the website is

    • Sue Austin
    • 11 October 2012
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