Weddings & Private Event Bookings

Holly Taymar is an acoustic musician based in York. She specialises in playing gentle, beautiful acoustic music to provide the perfect soundtrack to your special day.

Whether you’re planning a wedding, birthday party, naming ceremony or anniversary do, live acoustic music really adds that extra atmosphere to enhance your event!

Holly has several years of professional experience in the music industry and you can be assured of an exceptional performance every time. She is happy to work with you to make sure that you hear the music you love at this special time in your life, and tailor her performance to your individual requirements.

Below you can find out a little bit more about Holly.

Holly Taymar (Vocals, acoustic guitar, ukulele on request)

Holly Taymar is a singer, guitarist and songwriter from York. Having discovered her passion for performance whilst in her teens, Holly started performing professionally at the age of 18.

Holly has graduated from a degree in Performance: Music with First Class Honours and notched up hundreds of live appearances across the UK. Holly’s beautiful voice and relaxed performance style, combined with a natural stage presence and rapport with audiences across the country have earned her a reputation as one of the North’s most respected acoustic performers.

Holly is a highly experienced songwriter, as well as an amateur runner and guinea pig fan. Holly loves to learn new songs and requests!


Check out Holly’s latest live performance videos on her YouTube channel:

Set List

Click here to view Holly’s current set list:

This is always being added to – nothing like learning a new song or three!

As part of any booking,  you can request up to three new songs of your choice (ones which aren’t on the list). Go on – what are your favourites?


Whole Day booking (includes songs before, during & after a ceremony, plus 2 hours of music afterwards)

Price: £450

Ceremony songs (includes songs before, during & after a ceremony)

Price: £150

Afternoon / Evening Entertainment (includes 2 hours of music at your Reception or Event Dinner)

Price: £300

Getting in touch

If you would like to make a booking or you have any queries, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.  Holly also loves to chat!

Holly’s been lucky enough to have played at lots of lovely events and here’s what some people have said afterwards: Testimonials