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




Side Menu

Visit Us / Keep in Touch 

As well as our Open Days and Be a Chorister Afternoons there are lots of ways you can keep in touch throughout the year. 

Visit Us

Informal Visits

Informal visits usually take place on a Monday afternoon and last around one hour. They are a chance for you to meet our Admissions team and ask any questions you may have, see a normal school day in action and have a tour of the school. 

To arrange an appointment for any of the above please contact Admissions.

Virtual Visit - Skype Call 

If you are unable to visit but would like to find out more about St Mary's Music School then we can arrange for you to speak to a member of staff by Skype. 

To arrange an appointment for any of the above please contact Admissions

Attend A Concert 

Coming to see one of our concerts is always a good way to get a feel for the school and the calibre of our pupils and their musicianship. You can find out the dates of our forthcoming concerts by visiting our What's On Page.  

Register to receive our enewsletter

Call Us

Call us on (0)131 5387766, Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm. 

Connect With Us On Social Media 

Follow us on social media to find out what goes on day-to-day. You can connect to us using the links below. 

facebook - @stmarysmusicschool

twitter - @stmarys_music

instagram - @stmarys_music

linkedin - @st-marys-music-school 


Mrs McDonald, Admissions Manager



Instrumental Learning

Choir School

Saturday Music Classes


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. 

Learn more > 

 Sign-up to hear about the latest news and events


St Mary's Music School Trust Ltd, Registered No: 54504
St Mary's Music School Trust Limited is a charity No. SC014611
Registered Office: Coates Hall, 25 Grosvenor Crescent, Edinburgh EH12 5EL.