Showing 42 results in the category Choir schools.
Awards: Up to 8 chorister awards for boys and girls, 10% of intake selected on musical aptitude. Music activities: 1st and 2nd orchs, str orch, concert band, str quartets, school choir, chmbr choir, jazz band, gospel choir, band academy. No of pupils: 400; 19 choristers. Age range: 10-18. Termly fees: Non fee-paying specialist Academy. Name of cathedral/church: Bristol Cathedral.
College Sq, Bristol, BS1 5TS
Chetham's offers an unparalleled music and academic education to 300 of the finest young musicians from the UK and overseas. Over 90% of students receive means-tested funding through the UK government Music and Dance scheme, ensuring that entry is based on musical potential only, and never on background or ability to pay. Learning takes place in a bespoke school building, designed to provide exceptional practice and performance facilities alongside an outstanding academic education. An £8.7m concert hall opened in 2017, providing a superb new space for student and professional performances.
Long Millgate, Manchester, M3 1SB, United Kingdom
Awards: 20 cathedral choral scholarships, worth approx 60% of boarding fees. Also choristerships for Worcester College. Age 7, voice trials as advertised and on request Music activities: Choir concerts, recordings, tours; 2 choirs, orch, wind band, musical drama. No of pupils: 170. Age range: 3-13 (nursery 3-4, pre-prep 4-7, prep 8-13). Termly fees: £2,563 (pre-prep), £5,523 (day/main); £3,486 (choristers). Name of cathedral/church: Christ Church Cathedral.
3 Brewer St, Oxford, OX1 1QW
Cokethorpe is a co-educational day school for children aged 4 to 18, set in 150 acres of beautiful Oxfordshire parkland, two miles south of Witney and ten miles west of Oxford. Pupils can benefit from grants awarded annually to Music Award Holders, with assessments held in First and Third Form. The title and associated grant often continue over multiple years, with an annual review. Music Award Holders are expected to take a leading role in Music and act as ambassadors for Cokethorpe; they can also expect extra support from the Music Department as they move up through the Senior School.
Cranleigh is a leading co-educational weekly boarding and day school set in a stunning rural location in more than 240 acres on the edge of the Surrey Hills. Cranleigh has both a Prep and Senior School, which enables siblings of varying ages to be educated together. It also enables an innovative '7-18' approach to the creative arts and sports, ensuring that talented pupils can progress at their own pace, whatever their age, performing and competing at a level reflective purely of their individual ability.
Cranleigh School, Horseshoe Lane, Cranleigh, Surrey, GU6 8QQ, United Kingdom
Awards: 18 choral scholarships for boys worth up to 25% of tuition fees. Usual age under 9 at voice trial (by arrangement). 18 choral scholarships (up to 25% fees) for girls, voice trial by arrangement. Music scholarships also available for non-choristers. Music activities: School choir, jr choir, orch, str ens, big band, ww, br, guis, rcdr group. No of pupils: 18 boy choristers; 18 girl choristers; 240 non-choristers. Age range: 3-13. Termly fees: £2238 - £3733 (day); £5728-6556 (boarding). Name of cathedral/church: Cathedral Church of St Peter in Exeter.
Exeter Cathedral School, The Chantry, Palace Gate, Exeter, EX1 1HX
Awards: Choral scholarship for entry at 11, tenable at the Chapel and Hampton School. Scholarships usually carry a fee remission of up to 25%, regardless of parental income, and may be supplemented by means-tested bursaries. Age range: 7-13. Name of cathedral/church: Chapel Royal, Hampton Court Palace.
Chapel Royal, Hampton Court Palace, EAST MOLESEY, KT8 9AU, United Kingdom
Junior School at 28 Castle St, Hereford HR1 2NW. Awards: 18 choral scholarships worth 66% of tuition fees; may be supplemented in case of need. Age 8-10, voice trials by arrangement. Academic and music scholarships may be awarded at 13 to ex-choristers all receiving 33% ex-chorister's grant (may be increased after means-testing). Music activities: 2 orchs, chmbr choir, choral soc, chmbr music, 2 concert bands, regular productions of musicals. No of pupils: 18 choristers; 829 non-choristers. Age range: 2-11 (jr), 11-18 (sr). Termly fees: £2548-4213. Name of cathedral/church: Hereford Cathedral.
Old Deanery, The Cathedral Close, Hereford, HR1 2NG, United Kingdom
Internationally recognised for music, including award-winning choirs. Music activities: orchestras, concert bands, chamber choir, Cantabile girls choir, junior choirs, chamber music ensembles, jazz band. Awards: Scholarships and exhibitions available to gifted musicians at age 11, 13 and sixth form entry. Many informal concerts plus regular musicals and concerts in cathedral and elsewhere. Fully equipped music tech centre. No of pupils: 530 (Senior & Sixth Form); 210 (Junior). School type: Co-ed, age 3-18 years, day and boarding (13-18 years).
Old Deanery, The Cathedral Close, Hereford, HR1 2NG, United Kingdom
The school is situated in a semi-rural setting, overlooking the historic city of Canterbury. The renowned music department has exceptional facilities offering a broad range of opportunities to pupils of all abilities in a positive and vibrant environment. Music activities include: 3 Orchestras , 4 choirs with regular success in national competitions, chamber groups, a jazz band, regular concerts, and music tours in the UK and abroad. KC offers music throughout Key Stage 3, GCSE, A level & IB. Scholarships are offered to pupils at Year 7, Year 9, and Year 12.
Whitstable Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 9TD, United Kingdom
Day boys and girls. Dyslexia centre, 33 peripatetic music teachers. Awards: 22 choristerships worth 67% boarding fees. Age 6-7 at voice trials (Jan). King's College Chapel. Music activities: 2 orchs, wind band, 4 choirs, currently 40 chmbr music groups, comp classes (on networked Sibelius), many concerts and m/classes. No of pupils: 27 boy boarders; 375 day (boys and girls). Age range: 4-13. Termly fees: £4080 (pre-prep), £5,185(day), £8,070 (boarding), £2,665(choristers). Name of cathedral/church: King's College Chapel, Cambridge.
West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DN, United Kingdom
King’s has a diverse, busy and highly successful Music Department. Every encouragement is given to our musicians and a high standard is attained in choral and instrumental spheres. The School benefits greatly from being able to use Rochester Cathedral as its chapel and regular concerts are given by the School in the Cathedral as well as in School Hall and within the Music department.
St Nicholas House, King Edward Road, Rochester, ME1 1UB, United Kingdom
Also pre-prep school for ages 3-8. Awards: A number of choral scholarships for Rochester Cathedral choir for prep-school children. Other awards available. Music activities: Choirs, orchs, bands and wind groups perform in Rochester Cathedral and variety of concerts. Prep school on same site shares music facilities. Rochester Cathedral choristers are drawn from the school. No of pupils: 459 day; 52 boarding; 200 studying inst. Termly fees: £6,440 (day), £10,530 (boarding). School type: Co-ed
Satis House, Boley Hill, Rochester, Kent, ME1 1TE, United Kingdom
Awards: 22 choral scholarships worth over 50% fees. Age 7-9, voice trials Dec. Music activities: Concerts, broadcasts and choir tours. No of pupils: 1000 day. Age range: 7-18. Termly fees: £1958-3697 (day). Name of cathedral/church: Worcester Cathedral.
The King's School, 5 College Green, Worcester, WR1 2LL, United Kingdom
Awards: 22 choral scholarships for boys worth 50% fees. Age 8-10 at entry. Scholarships for girl choristers, worth 33% of fees, offered at 13 . Bursaries of 33% fees are available to ex-choristers of Ely Cathedral who remain at sr school. Music scholarships at 11 , and 13 . Music activities: Str ens, br ens, w/wind ens, 3 wind bands, 3 orchs, rcdr consort, gui group, perc ens and quartets, regular tours, 5 choirs, steel band. No of pupils: 22 choristers; 327 non-choristers. Age range: 7-13. Name of cathedral/church: Ely Cathedral.
Ely, CB7 4DB, United Kingdom
Lanesborough is one of the main feeder schools to the Royal Grammar School, Guildford and is the Choir school to Guildford Cathedral. Awards: 18 choral scholarships. Music activities: School Choirs (Senior and Junior) Senior and Junior orchestras, String Orchestra; Brass Ensemble; Wind Band; Percussion Ensemble. Regular concerts, Music productions, Music competitions. Occasional Cathedral choir tours abroad. No of pupils: 21 choristers; 330 non-choristers. Age range: 3-13. Name of cathedral/church: Guildford Cathedral.
Lanesborough Preparatory School, Maori Road, Guildford, GU1 2EL, United Kingdom
Day and boarding. Awards: Up to 21 choral scholarships worth 50% fees. Age 7-9 at Feb voice trial, or at other times when candidates are ready. Other music scholarships available inc girls' choir. Music activities: School orch, wind band, br ens, girls' choir. Occasional cathedral choir tours abroad. No of pupils: 18 choristers; 4 probationers; 380 non-choristers. Age range: 3-14. Termly fees: £2,935-4,605. Name of cathedral/church: Lichfield Cathedral.
The Palace, The Close, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 7LH, United Kingdom
Educates boy & girl choristers of Lincoln Cathedral Choir. Awards: Choral scholarships up to 50% fees for boys (x20) & girls (x20) aged 7-13. Voice trials termly or by arrangement. Also music, sport, art & academic scholarships. Music activities: award-winning Chamber Choir, Jnr Choir, Jnr & Snr Orchestras, Concert Band, Jazz Band, music & drama productions. Assemblies, major termly concerts in Cathedral. 2 1/2-18 yrs. Term fees: Prep: £3639 (day), £6567 (weekly board), £7232 (termly board). Senior: £4159 (day), £7600 (weekly board), £8394 (termly board).
The Prior Building, Upper Lindum Street, Lincoln, LN2 5RW, United Kingdom
Awards: Inst scholarships and bursaries available. Music activities: Choral and inst training, underpinned by RC traditions. Schola undertakes concert and recording work, sings mass at Brompton Oratory on sat during term time and on major feast days throughout the yr; other school activities incl choral society, chmbr choir, three orchs and concert band. Recent school tours to Paris, Prague, Krakow and USA. No of pupils: 80 jr house; 900 11-16 yrs; 360 6th form. Age range: 7-18. Termly fees: None. Name of cathedral/church: Brompton Oratory.
Seagrave Rd, London, SW6 1RX, United Kingdom
MCS is a friendly, inclusive and highly distinctive school in the heart of Oxford. Awards: 16 choral scholarships worth 66% tuition fees; entry age 7-9. Music scholarships; exhibitions and tuition awards for entry into Year 9 and into Sixth Form. Music activities: 3 orchs, string orch, choral soc, madrigal choir, jr choir, sixth form choir, samba band, 2 jazz bands, close harmony groups, perc ens, br and ww ens, numerous chambr ens. No of pupils: 16 choristers; 886 non-choristers. Age range: Boys: 7-18. Girls: 16-18. Termly fees: £5,933/£6159. Name of cathedral/church: Magdalen College Chapel.
Magdalen College School, Cowley Place, Oxford, OX4 1DZ