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




Wind and Brass Academy

Sunday 7th March and 15th March, 4pm to 5.15pm

Open to school-age flute, clarinet, oboe, bassoon and brass players

We're delighted to be running the SCO Wind Academy once more. The Academies are a free opportunity for you to work with expert Scottish Chamber Orchestra (SCO) musicians over two Sunday afternoon sessions online with material sent out beforehand. The Academy will focus on audition prep and orchestral excerpts.

Who can apply?

The SCO Wind and Brass Academy is open to school-aged flute, clarinet, oboe, bassoon, French horn, trumpet and percussion players who have reached at least Grade 6 standard and who are able to commit to both sessions.

What will I learn?

The aim of the Wind and Brass Academy is to:

· give you a chance to hone your performance skills

· receive constructive input from professionals

· develop the skills that will help you successfully take auditions


Preparation from 21 February - practice materials provided

Week 1 Sunday 7 March | 4pm – 5.15pm
Week 2 Sunday 14 March | 4pm – 5.15pm


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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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