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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The School Day: Primary

A sample timetable for Primary pupils 

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

8.30-9.45

Aural

Aural

Choirs

Aural

Aural

Music practice (instrumentalists) / Cathedral practice (choristers)

Music practice (instrumentalists) / Cathedral practice (choristers)

Music practice (instrumentalists) / Cathedral practice (choristers)

Music practice (instrumentalists) / Cathedral practice (choristers)

Cathedral practice (choristers)

9.45-10.45

Literacy

Literacy

Literacy

Maths

Literacy

10.30 Assembly

French

French

 

BREAK

BREAK

BREAK

BREAK

BREAK

11.00-12.00

Music practice/ lessons

Maths

Maths

Music practice/ lessons

Music practice/ lessons

12.00-1.00

Maths

Music practice/ lessons

Music practice/ lessons

Health and Wellbeing

Maths

 

LUNCH

LUNCH

LUNCH
(1.00-2.00)

LUNCH

LUNCH

1.45-3.15

Social subjects

Social subjects

Ensembles, Chamber Music

Science

Literacy

PE

Art or Computing

 

BREAK

BREAK

BREAK

BREAK

3.30-4.30

Thinking Skills

Health and Wellbeing

Theory Club to 4.00

RME

Performance Practice

 

4.30-5.00 (Cathedral until 6.10)

Ensembles, Composition Club, music lessons, practice or Cathedral rehearsal (choristers)

Ensembles, Composition Club, music lessons, practice or Cathedral rehearsal (choristers)

 

Ensembles, clubs, music lessons, practice or Cathedral rehearsal (choristers)

Cathedral rehearsal (choristers), until 7.00

 

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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