About Kingston Music Service

Musical Excellence Award

Kingston Music Service (KMS) has a scholarship programme which is a scheme to support and nurture our talented young musicians by providing them with a range of music opportunities to develop their wider musical skills.  The award includes:

  • an individual 30 minute lessons with KMS
  • compulsory attendance at a weekly KMS ensemble of a suitably challenging level, membership of theory and aural classes (membership fees included)
  • free trial of a second instrument for one term
  • solo performance opportunities at high profile events throughout the year
  • invitations to attend special projects, musical development opportunities and to go on trips to professional concerts
  • a named mentor who is the liaison between the scholar, family, music tutor, school and service

Applicants should be aged 10 to 14 and must be a minimum of grade 4 on their instrument.

The cost for the programme is £215 per term (a bursary of up to 60 per cent may be available for those on low income).

For further information and details of how to apply please email us.