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With 60 acres set in the stunning surroundings of the Kent Weald, Bethany School is a co-educational day and boarding school for ages 11-18 blessed with space and facilities that far outweigh expectations for a school of its size. The music school in particular is a beautiful Victorian building, once housing the local primary school, and has a performance hall, well equipped music classrooms and practice rooms. Music Scholarships worth up to 20% of fees are available, and include free music tuition. Activities include, choir, orchestra, theatre productions and other public performances.
Curtisden Green, Goudhurst, Cranbrook, Kent, TN17 1LB, United Kingdom
Awards: Scholarships and exhibitions awarded at 13 and 16. Value up to 25% of fees; may be supplemented on a means-tested basis up to 100%. All music scholars entitled to free inst tuition and weekly Alexander Technique sessions; scholars also receive weekly accompaniment periods. Music activities: Variety of bands, ens, orchs & choirs. Music facilities: 2 concert rooms, library, 40 practice rooms, music studio, church with classical org, 600-seat theatre. No of pupils: 112 day; 569 boarding; 600 music lessons taught weekly. Termly fees: £12,728. Age range: 13-18. School type: Co-ed.
Blandford, Dorset, DT11 0PX
A department thoroughly committed to inspiring music in young people. Julian Lloyd Webber (Artistic Advisor). Marlborough is a fully co-educational boarding school set in the heart of rural Wiltshire. Approximately 50% of the 930 pupils take instrumental music lessons and special provision is made for the 40 music scholars who wish to pursue music degrees at university or conservatoire. Special features: professional orchestra-in-partnership: Londons Southbank Sinfonia. A significant number of instrumental awards to candidates at 13 and 16 .
Bath Road, Marlborough, SN8 1PA, United Kingdom
Awards: Music scholarships offered at 11 , 13 and 16 form entry, honorary with up to 30 free music lessons a year; means-tested bursaries available. Music activities: 5 choirs, orch, training orch, wind band, fl group, perc ens, str ens, pno duets and str quartets. Annual upper and lower singing competitions, pno competition, Q musician of the year, house music festival, professional and pupil concert series. No of pupils: 180 day; 210 boarding; 260 studying inst or voice. Termly fees: £8,395 - £11,445 (full boarding); £7,115 - £8,440 (day). Age range: 11-18. School type: Girls.
Shepherd's Way, Brookmans Park, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 6NS, United Kingdom
Set in 200 acres of Suffolk countryside just one hour from London, the Royal Hospital School offers exceptional academic and extra-curricular provision for girls and boys aged up to 18 years. With high quality, enthusiastic teaching, excellent resources and dedicated tutorial support, pupils are encouraged to aim high and achieve their personal best. The School is renown for its musical tradition and has superb facilities for both performance and teaching.
Holbrook, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP9 2RX, United Kingdom
A forward-thinking and award-winning Music department, with approximately 50 concerts annually spanning all genres and its own UCAS-recognised Year 11 qualification. Chamber music is a particular strength and Sevenoaks has won Pro Corda’s schools’ trophy several times in recent years. Sevenoaks is a co-educational day and boarding school for students aged 11 to 18. We deliver innovative thinking and academic excellence with a strong pastoral and co-curricular emphasis. An inclusive, enriching, global dimension is inspired by the International Baccalaureate.
High Street, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN13 1HU, United Kingdom
Awards: A number of music scholarships (with means-tested bursary up to 100% of fees) are available every year to boys and girls at both year 9 and sixth form level. Music scholarships always inc free tuition on 2 inst. Music activities: Activities include 'King's Week' (school's own music festival lasts one week and including approx 20 events); 2 orchestras, wind band, big band, 6 choirs, jazz groups, chamber music, informal concerts, m/classes and international tours. No of pupils: 868 day and boarding; 345 studying inst. Termly fees: £12,985 boarding and £9,165 Day. School type: Co-ed
Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2ES, United Kingdom
13 and 16 Music Scholarships up to 20% of school fees, plus remission of tuition fees on two instruments with the option of a third (or singing) at the discretion of the Director of Music. Means-tested bursaries are available in cases of real financial need up to 100% of fees. Music activities include Symphony and Chamber Orchestras, Chapel Choir, Chamber Choir, Concert Bands, Jazz Orchestra, String Orchestra, Pipe Band and more. All styles of music making supported and encouraged. 799 pupils; over 66% studying inst. Termly fees: £7,990 (day), £12,906 (boarding) (2019-20). Co-ed, ages 13-18.
Uppingham, Rutland, LE15 9QE, United Kingdom
Music facilities: Purpose-built music school situated next to the Drama Dept and school auditorium. New music centre completed September 2017 - including 2 large rehearsal/teaching rooms, 10 practice rooms with specialty band/drum room. Orchestra, multiple ensembles, choirs and jazz band. No of pupils: 925. Termly fees: £4,095 - £5,451. Age range: 2-18. School type: Nursery, Prep, Senior, Sixth Form, Day, Co-ed
St. Pier's Lane, Lingfield, Surrey, RH7 6PH, United Kingdom
Downe House has a thriving Music department with an ambitious reputation, playing and hosting exclusive events at prominent London venues. The school boasts 6 choirs, 2 with national awards, and 12 major ensembles. Staff teach over 600 weekly individual lessons. Music Scholarships and Exhibitions for entry at 11, 12, 13 and 16 at the Director of Music’s discretion. Award Holders receive tailored support and enrichment in a mentoring programme. Some free tuition in a chosen instrument (including voice). Contact the Music department to discuss applications and visits. Type: Girls aged 11-18.
Hermitage Road, Cold Ash, Berkshire, RG18 9JJ
Termly fees: £4462 (snr school). Age range: 4-18. School type: Co-ed.
Saighton Grange, Saighton Lane, Saighton, Chester, CH3 6EN, United Kingdom
Abbot’s Hill is a happy, dynamic and thriving school offering an all-round education for girls aged 4-16 years. Our Day Nursery & Pre-School caters for girls and boys from 6 months. We have a strong record of academic success. Throughout the school, pupils are taught in small classes in which excellent teaching and personalised support ensure that everyone is inspired to exceed their potential and to shine. Our extra-curricular clubs offer a lively balance of sport, performing and creative arts, science and technology, journalism and problem-solving.
Bunkers Lane, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP3 8RP, United Kingdom
Awards: Up to 20% scholarship may be awarded for outstanding music merit supported by academic ability. Music activities: Sr and intermediate orchs; sr and jr choirs, fl choir, rcdr group, pop group, choral society, jazz band, mus productions. National and other competitions. Prep school for ages 3-11, enjoys same music facilities as main school. No of pupils: 155 day; 65 boarding. Termly fees: £1,551- £5,273 (day), £5,850-£9,907 (boarding). School type: Co- ed.
Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire, WS15 3BW, United Kingdom
Termly fees: £2,830-£6,905 (day); £8,195-£11,250 (boarder). School type: Co-ed.
Rocester, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, ST14 5BS, United Kingdom
Awards: Flexible number of means-tested scholarships usually at age 13, and several exhibitions at age 11 or above. Gr 5 min on 1st inst with proficiency on 2nd inst. Small number of Foundation Places available. Music activities: Strong music dept with jr schools choral society, chapel choir, 4 orchs, sr wind, cl, sax, fl ens, 3 wind and br bands, big band, jazz ens, extensive str programme, chmbr music. No of pupils: 950 day and boarding; approx 420 studying inst. Termly fees: £6,885 (day), £11,460 (weekly boarding), £13,715 (full boarding). School type: Boys
Park Road, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 1DE, United Kingdom
Awards: Music scholarships assessed by auditions and the presentation of a portfolio and practical assessment; scholarships generally cover the cost of inst tuition fees. Age range: 2-18. School type: Co-ed. Coram House (Day) £2,830 to £3,108 per term; Senior School (Day) £4,675 per term; Senior School (Boarding) £10,237 per term; International Study Centre £12,549 per term
Ackworth, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF7 7LT, United Kingdom
Awards: Several scholarships are available for girls who can demonstrate outstanding talent in music; means-tested bursaries may also be offered. Termly fees: £3,047-£4,946 (day); £6,539-£9,032 (boarders). School type: Girls.
Little Ness, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY4 2JY, United Kingdom
Awards: Awards worth up to 5% of fees may be offered on entry to the senior school and are tenable throughout a pupil's time there. School type: Co-ed
17-23 Queen's Rd, Aberdeen, AB15 4PB, United Kingdom
Awards: Music scholarships available. Music activities: School orch, regular concerts, concert visits,music tours, chapel choir, cantabile choir, br ens, wind band, str quartet, music tech, guest recitals, lunchtime concerts. Music facilities: Mus school with recital room, rec studio, fully-equippped iMac classroom, mus tech room, 7 practice rooms. No of pupils: 426 day; 119 boarding; 140 studying inst. Termly fees: £5,497-£7,538 (day), £7,597-£11,078 (boarding). Age range: 11-18. School type: Co-ed.
Elstree, Hertfordshire, WD6 3AJ, United Kingdom
School type: Girls
Wilmslow Road, Alderley Edge, Cheshire, SK9 7QE, United Kingdom