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




Archived Events


22 April 2016
@ Stockbridge Parish Church

Nigel Murray Masterclass with Joanna MacGregor

The 2016 Masterclass was held with concert pianist Joanna MacGregor.
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11 December 2017 - 31 January 2018
@ St Cuthbert's Church, Edinburgh

Christmas Concert A Symphony of Carols

Featuring St Mary's Music School Choir, Orchestra, Traditional Christmas Music, Jazz and the Choristers of St Mary's Cathedral.
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16 January 2018

Rush Hour Concert

Free chamber music concert
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22 March 2018
@ Greyfriars Kirk

Greyfriars at 12

This week, Greyfriars welcomes the St Mary’s Music School ‘Jazz Combo.’
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Spring Concert

28 March 2018
@ St Mary's Cathedral

Spring Concert

Spring Concert during Holy Week Featuring Pergolesi's Stabat Mater, and Mozart's Clarinet Concerto
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Nigel Murray Masterclass 2017

20 April 2018

Nigel Murray Masterclass

The 6th Annual Nigel Murray Masterclass will be held on Friday 20 April 2018.
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Violin Masterclass

11 May 2018
@ Stockbridge Parish Church

Edinburgh Masterclass Series 2018

Violin Masterclass with Renaud Capuçon
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Amnesty Jazz

12 June 2018
@ St Andrew's and St George's West

Amnesty Jazz

St Mary's Music School senior jazz ensembles. Concert in aid of Amnesty International.
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Iain Burnside

15 June 2018
@ St Mary's Music School

Piano Masterclass: Friday 15 June

Pianist, writer and broadcaster, Iain Burnside will give a masterclass to our pianists on Friday 15 June.
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Aeris Brass, 18 June 2018

18 June 2018
@ St Vincent's Chapel

Aeris Brass

Aeris Brass, featuring 3 former pupils, are coming to Edinburgh in June
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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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