Courses

Alongside the RSCM’s permanent programmes of study such as Voice for Life and Church Music Skills, we run courses and day-events in the UK for singers, organists, instrumental leaders, clergy and lay ministers.

Diary of nationally-organised courses in the UK in late 2017 and 2018 

Further details (and booking, where relevant) will be available soon!

For singers For organists For worship leaders Congregational/
instrumentalist
Millennium Youth Choir (St Paul’s Cathedral)
 30-31 December 2017
Details of our 2018 organists’ courses will be available soon. Strengthen for Service (Shepherds Dene)
 6-8 February 2018
Lift up Your Voice / Lift up Your Voice Plus
Millennium Youth Choir (London Auditions) 
3 February 2018
  Strengthen for Service (Holland House)
 8-10 May 2018
 
Junior Millennium Youth Choir
Ongoing, first dates in February
Details of our 2018 organists’ courses will be available soon. Strengthen for Service (Shepherds Dene)
 6-8 February 2018
Lift up Your Voice / Lift up Your Voice Plus
Spring Course for Young People (Whitby)
 29-31 May 2018
  Strengthen for Service (Bishop Woodford House)
 2-4 October 2018
 
Residentiary Choir  (Portsmouth)
30 July – 5 August 2018
     
Summer Course for Young People (Bath)
20 – 26 August 2018
     
Millennium Youth Choir (Salisbury)
27 Aug –  2 Sept 2018
     
Autumn Course for Young People
23-25 October 2018
     

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The last International Summer School was held in Liverpool on 8-14 August 2016, and welcomed musicians, singers, clergy and worship leaders from around the world. You can find full details here.

Also, RSCM volunteers organise hundreds of events and courses around the UK and overseas every year. See what’s happening in the UK here. Singers may like to consider joining one of the RSCM choirs in the UK, which sing regularly in major venues. Courses are available in other parts of the world too – for more details go to the RSCM International websites.

How to apply

Application methods and Terms & Conditions are not the same for all courses. Please check details for each course carefully, including age restrictions and booking deadlines.

Early bird discounts

Discounts are available for early booking on some courses where you see this symbol:   EarlyBird

Bursaries

Bursaries are available for participants on some courses. Please apply by the booking deadline for each course. Two organ scholarships are also offered at the Summer Course for Young People.

Contact us

If you have any questions about RSCM courses and availability, or for help choosing the best course for you, please contact RSCM Education on +44 (0)1722 424843 or education@rscm.com.