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We are recruiting a Safeguarding Assistant and Administrator


Safeguarding is of fundamental importance to the work of the RSCM at every level, so this is a vital role which involves working collaboratively with staff and volunteers across the UK to ...

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COVID-19: Guidance for Safely Resuming Group Music-Making in Church


We have today (25 August 2020) updated our FAQ's to help you plan to resume group-led music making in church, including choirs. To view the FAQ's and Risk Assessment Templates click here.

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New Guidance from the Government Regarding Singing – Updated 17 August


Below is the latest update from Government regarding singing: There should be no group singing by worshippers. Places of worship should take account of the Performing Arts guidance. ...

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An Update Note from the Bishop of Exeter, Chair of the Church of England Liturgical Commission


Hugh Morris,  RSCM’s Director, has been involved with the meetings mentioned below;  and we are pleased to be able to share this note from The Right Reverend Robert Atwell. ‘O sing ...

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Latest Government Guidance on Singing, Chanting & The Use of Musical Instruments (as of 17.07.20)


Singing, chanting and the use of musical instruments Led devotions There should be no group singing inside places of worship when worshippers are present. Outside only, small ...

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How To Use Music in Worship When We Cannot Sing – The Revd Helen Bent


RSCM Head of Ministerial Training, The Revd Helen Bent, explains how to use music in worship in the current climate where we can't sing.   You can view a snippet of the video here.  ...

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Guidance for Churches/Choirs/Singers (Updated 10 July, 8.30am BST)


This information is supplied as what is intended to be a helpful digest of the latest Government advice. Please refer to the direct web pages quoted below for the full text. Wales, ...

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Update from the Scottish Government (2 July 2020)


The Scottish Government responded to the letter to which RSCM was a signatory with a detailed reply which includes the following encouraging sections: "The Scottish Government looks ...

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A UK-wide Coordinated Approach to Preparing for a Safe Re-starting of Choral Activity


RSCM is a member of Singing Network UK, which is chaired by Making Music. With 27 other organisations in the UK involved in singing and choirs, we have submitted representations to the ...

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Recording Your Choir by Andrew Moodie,Ronny Krippner, Nicolas Moodie and Sachin Gunga


At the present time, the only way to have your choir singing together is by making a video or audio recording. You have probably seen a number of these on social media, one of which was the ...

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