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




Djordje Gajic

Djordje began his musical studies in Yugoslavia. He is a graduate of the Russian Academy of Music, continued postgraduate studies at the Gnessin Russian Academy of Music and was appointed Assistant to Yuri Dranga. Djordje has won many international competitions, including Tropheo Mondiale in 1988 and the Grand Prix 1987. He has also received many awards of outstanding merit leading to television and radio broadcasts.

He has performed at international music festivals and with Russian State Symphony Orchestra and Royal Scottish National Orchestra as well as giving many solo recitals throughout Europe: Russia, Serbia, Andorra, Holland, France, Germany, Poland, Latvia, Italy, Croatia, Slovenia, Norway, Bahrain and Britain. He also teaches at Douglas Academy of Music, Glasgow and is a professor at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

Djordje Gajic


Dip Solo Perf, MMus Gnessin Moscow


Folk & Traditional Music



Additional Responsibilities

Accordion Ensemble


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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