We are accepting applications for boarding and day places for Autumn 2020 entry. 

If you would like to find out more, including information about the Aided Places Scheme, please email admissions@st-marys-music-school.co.uk



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Did you miss our Open Morning?

You can catch up on what you missed by requesting a recording of the event. Find out more. 

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Deadline for Audition submissions

The next deadline for auditions is April 12th. Make sure you have your applications in on time. 


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How to Be a Better Pianist Workshops

Join acclaimed pianist Helena Buckmayer for two workshops designed to help improve playing technique and help with Trinity and ABRSM exam submissions.

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Music Summer Schools 2021

This year our music summer school programme is bigger and better than ever before with Woodwind, Strings and Piano Summer Schools.

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Plans for the future



St Mary’s Music School is one of the nine specialist Music and Dance Schools the UK (and the only one in Scotland)  funded by the UK Government and providing the finest training in Britain. It is a co-educational, non-denominational specialist music school, offering a world class standard of music and academic education to musically gifted children aged 9-19 years. It is also the Choir School of St Mary’s Episcopal Cathedral in Edinburgh. It attracts day and boarding pupils from across Scotland, England, Wales, Northern Ireland, Europe and internationally. 

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