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Educating, Empowering and Enriching the Musicians of the Future


The Royal School of Church Music, RSCM, is increasingly active as a relevant presence and expert voice at all levels - from connections with national church bodies and large, prestigious ...

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Celebrating the Launch of our Newly Created and Commissioned Area Teams


A new and exciting chapter is beginning in the life of the RSCM! We are delighted to announce the official launch of our new Area Teams.  There are 50 teams in all, covering the whole ...

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Winner of the RSCM Music Sunday Composition …


We are delighted to announce the winner of the RSCM Music Sunday Composition Competition 2021. The winner is Christopher Totney, from Devizes, Wiltshire. The RSCM Music Sunday ...

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COVID-19: Guidance for Safe Group Music-Making in Church


Further to the Westminster Government announcements on 26 March and 7 April, the guidance covering England is much more permissive. You can view our latest FAQ's here.  

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Helping Churches to Start Singing Again…


We are delighted to announce the launch of a brand new flexible Communion setting, the Kilcreggan Mass which we commissioned as part of our support to help churches to start singing again, ...

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RSCM Honorary Awards 2021


Each year the RSCM Council confers Honorary Awards on those who have made outstanding contributions to church music.  These will be presented at Celebration Day on Saturday 9 October 2021 ...

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Draft Roadmap for the Resumption of Singing


The RSCM and COA (Cathedral Organists’ Association) are working to advocate a safe resumption of music in worship, within the context of a gradual easing of the lockdowns across the UK. ...

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Deepest Condolences to our Royal Patron, Her Majesty the Queen


The RSCM expresses deepest condolences to our Royal Patron, Her Majesty the Queen, in response to the news of the death of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh. We give thanks for all his faithful ...

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RSCM Music Sunday Anthem Competition 2021 – A chance to Get Composing


We are inviting composers to submit an anthem, setting words of a prayer written by Revd Canon Gordon Giles, to celebrate Music Sunday 2021. The winner of the competition will ...

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Would You Give the Gift of a Friendship this Christmas?


We all know the value of Friendship. This year has highlighted just how vital friendship is for so many. It is easy to gift Friendship of the RSCM to a friend, colleague or family ...

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