Music at Blundell's is....

DYNAMIC: Forward thinking and with passionate, highly skilled, diverse staff.

HIGH ACHIEVING: Boasting some of the best results in the school, including an impressive 50% 9 and 75% 9 to 7 achievement at GCSE, and 100% A*-B at A-level. National Choral Competitionfinalists, 2017.  Pro Corda Chamber Music Competitionsemi-finalists, 2019.

POPULAR: A-Level, Music Technology A-Level and GCSE numbers are well above both national averages and other local independent schools.  The numbers in Choirs and ensembles are also very impressive.

ENABLING: Our pupils perform in the world’s best venues, including Carnegie Hall, New York (2019) and work with the country’s finest musicians, including the London Chamber Orchestra(2015-19). Many of our pupils go on to read Music at top universities and conservatoires as academics, composers or performers.  We regularly have successful Choral Scholars to Oxbridge.  

SUPERBLY RESOURCED: 2 Apple Mac suites, a recording studio, 12 practice rooms, pianos everywhere, including Steinway, 3-manual organ, a huge array of instruments and a vast listening library complete with scores.

Exeter Cathedral Service

: Trips and visits to major orchestras, chamber, jazz and pop and rock performers, with visiting professionals in all fields of music to supplement the curriculum. 

Carnigie-Hall-New-York-Music-Page.jpgCarnegie Hall, New York
WELL-RESPECTED: Both in the school, and externally as an academic subject providing excellent route for all courses, including Oxbridge, from Medicine, sciences and Mathematics through to languages, humanities and the Arts.

Please email the Director of Music for more information: Dr O J Leaman –

Please visit us to find out why we are one of the South West’s leading schools for Music.


 Blundell's Preparatory School,
Tiverton, Devon, EX16 4NA
Tel 01884 252393   Email

Blundell's School,
Tiverton, Devon, EX16 4DN
Tel 01884 252543   Email
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