We welcome enquiries all the year round. If you are at all interested in finding out more, why not get in touch?
Boys start at the Choir School in Year 4 when they are eight, so a good time to get in touch is in Year 2 or 3, but even if you have missed the boat, it is still worth contacting us since, for the right candidate, we can often make a space available.
The first point of contact is Jennifer Benjamin in the Choir School office (email: firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone: 020 7654 4918). She will be happy to talk to interested parents and steer you in the right direction. We would always encourage prospective candidates to attend a Chorister Experience event to give them a feel for what it might be like to be a chorister here.
For those who decide that they would like to make a preliminary application the steps are usually as follows:
We very much take things a step at a time. If you are at all interested in finding out more, why not ring Miss Benjamin for a chat without any sort of commitment? She will be pleased to hear from you.
"Being a chorister at the Abbey not only taught me to manage my time really effectively but also to aspire to the highest professional standards. I cannot thank my parents enough for giving me that opportunity."
A FORMER ABBEY CHORISTER