Please apply below.

Please note that your application will not reach us until you have completed all the mandatory fields (indicated by a red asterisk – *) and clicked the “Apply” button. Please wait for the confirmation that your application has been sent – this may take a minute or two to appear.  If you do not see the confirmation, your application has not been sent to us. If you are experiencing difficulties applying with this form, please email us at:

We are unable to consider your application until we receive your deposit of £100. If we are unable to accept your application, the deposit will be refunded. If you are offered a place, but subsequently decide not to attend the course, your deposit will be forfeit.

If possible, please pay the deposit  (and any voluntary donation you choose to make) direct to our bank account. 

Our bank details are: s/c 20-59-61 a/c 30038261. For applicants from outside the UK, our bank details are: Swift: BARCGB22 and IBAN number GB12BARC20596130038261. Please quote your name as the reference so that we can trace your payment. If you are unable to make a payment online to our account, please mention this under “Other Information” below and the Secretary will be in touch about other options.

The balance of subscriptions will be required by 1 February 2020.

There are a few subsidised bursaries for full-time students which halve the subscription. If you would like to apply for a bursary, please indicate this and give details of your full-time student status under Other Information below. Early application is recommended since the number of bursaries is limited.

If you are a string or harp player, and will be aged between 18-25 years in April 2020, you can apply for a Scholarship which waives all subscriptions. Numbers are limited, so please apply as early as possible through this link: Scholarship Application Form

Please note that as an applicant/member EOS will hold your personal information in accordance with our Privacy Policy as set out in the EOS Privacy Statement.  You can find the full EOS Data Protection and Retention Policy here: EOS Data Protection and Retention Policy.

All subscriptions are per person. 2019 subscriptions have been held for 2020
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Please note that for Gift Aid to apply, you need to pay the same amount or more of UK Income Tax and/or Capital Gains Tax as all charities will claim on your donations in a tax year and you are responsible for paying any difference.
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