Be a Chorister Afternoon - for children P3 to P5.

Find out what it's like to be a chorister and part of the award-winning Choir of St Mary's Cathedral. 

Friday 15th November, 2pm to 6pm. Free. Booking essential. 

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16 February 2020 - 1 March 2020

SCO Wind Academy

Join us for our first SCO Wind Academy in partnership with Scottish Chamber Orchestra - a free opportunity for you to work with expert SCO musicians over a series of three Sunday afternoon sessions in the centre of Edinburgh.
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21 February 2020

Cello masterclass with Nicolas Altstaedt

We are delighted to welcome German-French cellist Nicolas Altstaedt to lead the 7th Annual Nigel Murray Masterclass. Open to cellists under 18 and their teachers.
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7 March 2020

Open Day

Whatever your instrument, join us for our Open Day and find out about life as a pupil at St Mary's Music School, whether as a boarder or day pupil.
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Lawrence Power

13 March 2020

Lawrence Power Viola Masterclass

We are delighted to be welcoming Lawrence Power to St Mary's Music School on March 13, 2020. Lawrence will work with senior pupils in a masterclass format. Booking essential.
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Cliodhna Scott playing flute

25 March 2020

Spring Concert

Join us for the Spring Concert, one of three major concerts during the school year, featuring the winner of the Lord Clyde Concerto Competition.
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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. 

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