Music and Dance Scheme

CSA works closely with the Department for Education and is part of the Government’s Music and Dance Scheme.

Cathedral Music Trust (CMT)

The umbrella organisation representing cathedral music including Friends of Cathedral Music (FCM). The latter has given wonderful support to cathedral music for more than 60 years. Their website will tell you lots more about the cathedral world, the beautiful music it produces and how you can support this very special tradition.

The Federation of Cathedral Old Choristers’ Associations

The Federation of Cathedral Old Choristers’ Associations (FCOCA) brings together all the old chorister associations, promoting friendship and support amongst old choristers.

The Ouseley Trust

This is a registered charity to promote and maintain high standards of choral services by making grants, including help for choristers. You can find out more by clicking on the name.

CSA belongs to the following organisations: 

Umbrella organisation for Music Education Hubs

The Music Education Council

The Music Education Council – an increasingly valuable body uniting the music and education worlds

Music Teachers’ Association

Rapidly growing body representing music teachers

The Incorporated Society of Musicians

The Incorporated Society of Musicians (ISM) actively campaigns and promotes the music industry.

Singing Network UK

Formerly known as TONSIL – The Ongoing Singing Liaison Group – this represents 20+ organisations promoting choral singing across a wide variety of genres. We meet through the year to exchange information.