The School buildings are now closed due to the Coronavirus outbreak; all teaching activites have moved on-line for the remainder of term.

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Our Supporters

St Mary’s Music School is indebted to the many generous individuals – alumni, parents, staff and our many donors - who help our pupils excel every day.

In addition to our many Friends and Patrons, we wish to thank and acknowledge support from the following:

Binks Trust
Mrs A A Clutterbuck’s Charitable Trust
Dunard Fund
Dundas Foundation
J Paul Getty Jr General Charitable Trust
Gordon Fraser Charitable Trust
Mrs H V U Goschen Charitable Trust
Hope Scott Trust
Maclean Charitable Trust
Penpont Trust
The Plum Trust
Richmond Douglas Charitable Trust
Royal Over-Seas League
Saints & Sinners Club
Stevenston Charitable Trust
William Syson Charitable Foundation
Waddell Music Trust
Sir Siegmund Warburg’s Voluntary Settlement 
Witherby Trust



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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St Mary's Music School Trust Ltd, Registered No: 54504
St Mary's Music School Trust Limited is a charity No. SC014611
Registered Office: Coates Hall, 25 Grosvenor Crescent, Edinburgh EH12 5EL.