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The Royal School of Church Music is an educational charity committed to promoting the study, practice and improvement of music in Christian worship. We are an open, lifelong learning organisation, offering face-to-face and distance education and training through its programmes, published resources, courses and activities.

The RSCM supports a world-wide membership of churches, schools and individuals, and is sustained by thousands of donors and volunteers worldwide. In a diverse international context, we aim to make all our work ecumenical in purpose, nature and content.

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July 3, 2019

Sir Sydney’s Sydney Inspiration

“Sydney inSpires”, the Winter Choir School in Sydney New South Wales, Australia, will be a fitting commemoration event of the now named world-wide Royal School of Church Music (RSCM)

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March 6, 2019

President Ellis honoured

RSCMNZ President Paul V Ellis has been recognised in the 2019 New Year’s Honours list by The Queen

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February 25, 2019

New Zealand honours

RSCM Council grants Awards to people who have made significant contributions to church music and through related activities which generally enhance the work of the RSCM.

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February 11, 2019

Christchurch Bishop

Masses of Anglicans from far and wide gathered 11.00am Saturday 9 February 2019 at Christchurch’s Boys’ High School auditorium for the Episcopal Ordination of Reverend Dr Peter Carrell as the Diocese’s 9th Bishop.

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July 29, 2018

New leaders for RSCM

On 27 July 2018, RSCM UK announced that The Very Reverdend Dr John Hall, Dean of Westminster Abbey would succeed retired Lord Brian Gill as Chairman of Council for the worldwide Royal School of Church Music (RSCM).

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September 4, 2013

On-line membership – annual renewal

As musicians, clergy and leaders, it is now possible for you to join on-line or renew annual membership of the    RSCMNZ     (a registered charity - CC35806). The Society is a world-wide fellowship of all those who believe in the importance of Music as a Ministry, and who wish to enjoy the benefits as [...]
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