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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Strings Summer School 

Our Strings Summer Course 2020 will be held from July 12th to 17th and is led by Artistic Director and Head of Strings, Will Conway, Francis Cummings and Ruth Beauchamp. It is open to cellists and violinists age 12 to 16. There are eight places for cellists and eight for violinists. 

Both courses are residential although day places are also available. 

More details about the Strings Summer School 2020 will be published shortly. In the meantime you can register your interest by emailing Mary Walls, Admissions Secretary on 


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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