The Saffron Centre for Young Musicians is an exciting new educational resource in the East of England. With committed, driven and experienced tutors, it offers unique opportunities for music making to its students – so if you have dedication and a passion for music, we would very much like to see you.

This website will tell you more about us; the Centre, its tutors, our latest news, further information on our classes and a typical timetable. Below you can information on our fees, our bursary scheme and how to join us at SCYM. If you want to get in touch please email You can apply by completing our booking form, or by emailing us.

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Equal Opportunities Form

Completing this application page is compulsory, however the information you provide here will not affect the audition decision. CYM is a Division of the Guildhall School of Music & Drama which is a department of the City of London Corporation. The management of data is informed by the City of London’s Data Protection Policy which is available through the Chamberlain’s Department, Guildhall, London.

1 Ethnicity Monitoring

Please tick a box below to identify your ethnicity. We use this data to help us evaluate our services and plan for future provision:

 White Chinese Arab Information Refused Black or Black British Caribbean Black or Black British African Other Black Background Other Ethnic Background Asian or Asian British Indian Asian or Asian British Paksitani Asian or Asian British Bangladeshi Other Asian Background Mixed - White and Black Caribbean Mixed - White and Black African Mixed - White and Asian Other Mixed Background

2 Disability Monitoring

If you have any special requirements due to a disability or long term medical condition please let us know full details on the application form so we can try to offer facilities which meet your needs. If you prefer to discuss this in confidence you can contact the Head of Saturday Centre on +44 (0)20 7928 3844. Data on this page will be used to help us evaluate our services and plan for future provision and also to prompt us to contact you with advice and support if you are offered a place.

Please specify which using the tick boxes below:

 Your child has a social/communication impairment such as Asperger's syndrome or other autistic spectrum disorder Your child has a long standing illness or health condition such as cancer, HIV, diabetes, chronic heart disease, or epilepsy Your child has a physical impairment or mobility issues, such as difficulty using your arms or using a wheelchair or crutches Your child is deaf or have a serious hearing impairment Your child has a specific learning difficulty such as dyslexia, dyspraxia or AD(H)D Your child has two or more impairments and/or disabling medical conditions Your child is blind or have a serious visual impairment uncorrected by glasses Your child has a mental health condition, such as depression, schizophrenia or anxiety disorder Your child has a disability, impairment or medical condition that is not listed above (I)
3 Socio-Economic Monitoring

Please tick the box that is the nearest description of the highest earning parent/guardian’s occupation:

 Managers and senior officials Skilled trades occupations (e.g. plumber) Elementary occupation (e.g. messenger) Personal service occupations (e.g. airline steward) Professional occupations (e.g. doctor) Student Sales and customer service occupations Associate professional and technical occupations (e.g. Nurse) Never worked and long term unemployed Administrative and secretarial occupations Process, plant and machine operatives Information refused