Graduation Recital

Wednesday 21 June

The Music School Graduation Recital is on Wednesday, 21 June, at 7.30pm in St Mary’s Cathedral, Palmerston Place.  Tickets available from Leavers’ and the Music School office.

School Concert

Tuesday 13 June

The  Broughton High School Summer Concert is on at 7.00pm – tickets go on sale from the Music Department on Friday 2 June 2017.

Music School Students Perform at Queen's Hall

Last Friday 5 Music School students were fortunate to be selected to perform alongside Tim Kliphuis at the Queen’s Hall after enjoying a workshop with the Dutch Violinist

Award for S6 Music School Student

6th Year Student Harmony Rose-Bremner won an Award at the British Flute Society Competition last week.

Closing Date for Music School Applications

Please note that all applications for entry in August 2017 closes on Friday 27 January 2017.


Guide for Parents


In accepting a student into The Music School, The City of Edinburgh Council is making a major commitment to resources, and if the School is to be of maximum benefit to its students this commitment must be matched by that of students and parents. This guide is intended to help parents play their part in the process.

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The Selection Procedure


A preliminary audition can be arranged through the Director of The Music School at any time during the academic year. On the basis of this informal meeting advice will be given on whether or not to proceed further. Those short-listed for a final audition will be called in for assessment by a panel of highly-renowned musicians from both within and outwith the School.

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