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



Choristers of St Mary's Cathedral

Be a Chorister Afternoon

Friday 28th May 3.30pm

St Mary's Music School

In this very special afternoon we welcome Primary pupils P3-P5 who enjoy singing to discover what it is like to be part of the award-winning Choir of St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral. Parents are welcome too!

Because of current restrictions we can't run our usual event but there will be the opportunity to see the Cathedral and the Song School and to meet staff and choristers. All social distancing protocols will be strictly adhered to and for that reason we request that only one adult accompanies a child. 

The only requirement for children to attend is a passion for singing.

Choristers can begin their probation year at age 7 and from age 9 to 12 are full time pupils at St Mary's Music School where they receive their academic education.

If you are curious about this unique education and the opportunities it offers, please do join us on Friday 28th May. 

Please note: We are not currently able to offer boarding places to choristers, therefore the expectation is that choristers will be able to travel to the Cathedral six days a week.

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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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