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Margaret Aronson

Margaret is a graduate of the University of Edinburgh, having previously sung and toured with Scottish Opera. She taught undergraduates, postgraduates and opera students at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland for a number of years. Freelance singing involved recitals, early opera groups, many Choral societies and ensembles throughout the UK, in particular, The Caledonian Trio. Margaret works as examiner and adjudicator, has mentored for the CTT course, ABRSM, teaches on the Mentor panel, and is now the Training Director for the Association of Teachers of Singing, UK, She is a member of the British Voice Association, teaches at the NYCOS residential course for girls and has a busy private and University singing practice.

Margaret Aronson








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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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St Mary's Music School Trust Ltd, Registered No: 54504
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