Summer Break

SCYM is now closed for the summer break. If you wish to apply for a place in September 2018, please contact the Head of Centre, Kate Goatman e-mail: The new term starts September 15th 2018.

Saffron Centre for Young Musicians Website Privacy Notice

Specific Privacy notice The Centre for Young Musicians (London) is a division of the Guildhall School, which in turn is a department of the City of London Corporation (“the City of London”). This specific privacy notice covers activities relating to the provision of the following web domain: It is sub-layer of the School’s overarching […]

Open Day Saturday 5th May

We’re opening our doors and holding an open day on 5th May. All prospective students, parents and interested teachers are welcome. There’s also a free concert at 12.15 by a Guildhall School saxophone quartet. To let us know you’re coming please email The timetable for the open day is as follows: 09.30 Intermediate Strings […]

Louise Turner bursary

Louise was an inspiring and dedicated clarinet teacher who wanted to make music available to everyone. Her wish was that upon her passing a bursary was established, to enable young people to access music education regardless of their means. We were deeply touched that she wanted this to be via SCYM, and already the funds […]

Summer concert on Saturday 20th May 2017

Our summer concert is on Saturday 20th May, at 11.00 in Saffron Hall, and is for our ensembles. The following junior and senior groups will be performing: Jazz ensembles Percussion ensemble Horn ensemble Guitar ensemble Choirs String ensembles Concert band and wind bands Senior ensembles are in the first half, and the the junior in […]