SWMS 2023-24 Applications are now open!

Before sending us your application form, we strongly advise reading through our Applications FAQ.

SWMS is a registered Centre of Advanced Training with the DfE’s Music and Dance Scheme. This scheme provides financial help to support young musicians’ specialist music education in the form of means-tested grants.

More information about the Music and Dance Scheme can be found here.

Application forms can be downloaded directly from our website here.

If you have any specific questions you would like to ask us ahead of completing an application form, please don’t hesitate to get in touch using the form below:


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South West Music School (SWMS) is registered in England as a company limited by guarantee (Company No: 7307202) and a charity (Charity No: 1138482).
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