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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Be a Chorister Day

Be a Chorister Afternoon

St Mary's Cathedral

We welcome Primary Pupils P3-P5 who enjoy singing for a special opportunity to participate alongside the award-winning Choristers of St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral.

After some fun warm-ups we will learn some new music together, ready for a performance at the end of the day, to which parents are invited. In between, there will be a chance to look around the Cathedral School, St Mary's Music School, and to have afternoon tea. 

There are limited places, so enrol early to avoid disappointment! 

For more information and to book a place, please email mwalls@st-marys-music-school.co.uk


Choristers are age 9 to 12 and are full time pupils at St Mary's Music School.  You can find out more about being a chorister here. Financial support is available. 

 

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28 January 2021

Be a Better Flute Player - Part 1

28th January 5.30pm - 6.15pm. Join us online for a free workshop on breathing technique, led by Lis Dooner. For players Grade 3 and above. Teachers welcome to attend. Read More >

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30 January 2021

Be a Better Flute Player - Part 2

30th January, 10am to 10.45am. Join us online for a free workshop on phrasing, led by Lis Dooner. For players Grade 3 and below. Teachers welcome to attend. (other levels welcome) Read More >

Gordon Bragg SCO

28 February 2021 - 21 March 2021

SCO String and Wind Academies - Spring

Following their success in 2019 and 2020, SCO String and Wind Academies continue as a free opportunity for school-aged string and wind musicians who have achieved Grade 6 or above and who are able to commit to a series of sessions. Read More >

Virtual Open Evenings at St Mary's Music School, Edinburgh

4 March 2021

Virtual Open Evening for Young Musicians and their Parents

Meet current pupils, take a tour of the school, find out what lessons are like and take a peek inside the world of our instrumental pupils. Read More >

Virtual Open Evenings at St Mary's Music School, Edinburgh

7 March 2021

Virtual Open Morning for Young Musicians and their Parents

Meet current pupils, take a tour of the school, find out what lessons are like and take a peek inside the world of our instrumental pupils. Read More >

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1 August 2021 - 6 August 2021

International Woodwind Summer School

For flute, oboe, clarinet and bassoon players aged 14 to 17, Grade 7 and above. Read More >

International Piano Summer School 2021

8 August 2021 - 13 August 2021

International Piano Summer School

For pianists age 13 to 17, Grade 7 or above (ABRSM or Trinity) Read More >

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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. 

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