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






Friday 25 August 2023

Masterclass series: Lower Brass Days scheduled for February 2024

Lower Brass Days aimed at encouraging the take up of these instruments within schools scheduled for February 2024  

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Wednesday 26 April 2023

Viola Day with Louise Lansdown

On Thursday we welcomed Louise Lansdown, renowned Violist and Head of Strings at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, to the school for Viola Day.

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Thursday 9 March 2023

Gaby Lester Violin Masterclass

We recently had the pleasure of welcoming renowned violinist Gaby Lester into school. After a full day assessing our first study String Recital Assessments she stayed with us for a second day to give masterclasses and a performance. 

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Friday 3 February 2023

Francois Leleux Visit

On 18 January 2023, our masterclass season kicked off with the remarkable oboist, Francois Leleux, joining us.

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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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