The cost to book live music

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How much does booking musicians cost?

You get what you pay for - A statement true when booking live music. At Accent Music we only list musicians of a high standard and professionalism. This guide will reflect the prices of the acts we provide. 

Make the impact..

Let’s start with the bands. 

Prices start from around £800, however, the average cost is around £1,700 for a four or five piece band. Most bands will offer different line-up options offering brass sections, extra vocalists, other musicians or add-ons which will be for an additional fee.

The Kesa Collective offer packages from an acoustic duo right up 10 piece line-up making them suitable for a wide range of price points. They are available to book from £1,210.

Acoustic groups

If you want to book a duo for your event you’ll expect to pay around £500, and up to £1,160 for a trio. String duos, trios, and quartets are a diverse choice for all kinds of events and range from £400 to £700 depending on the size of the group. 

The Coast duo are a fantastic duo who have performed all over the world. They are available to book from £518.

Going solo?

Choose from guitarists or pianists with prices from £400 to £520. For piano or guitar instrumentalists, you can expect to pay around £200 to £300 and are a great option for ambient music to elevate any atmosphere.

If you want a soloist with a difference, Sam is the artist for you. Sam uses tracks and loop pedals to make a full sound and is available to book from £413.


Whether your event is a wedding, corporate event, or private party, we have fantastic musicians to choose from at different price points.

Got a big budget? The skies are the limit! If your wedding is abroad, why not fly your chosen wedding band or musicians to your event! You may also want to consider booking multiple acts to perform throughout the day.