Royal School of Church Music – Lancashire Area

The RSCM Lancashire Area Committee organises a programme of events for organists, choir trainers and singers of all ages and experience. They also administer the Diocesan Choral Awards: the Bishop’s, Dean’s, Archdeacon’s and Long Service Awards.

The Bishop’s, Dean’s, Archdeacon’s and Long Service Awards

Examinations usually take place in June and November each year, and use the new National Examination Syllabus.

Click to download the new Syllabus
Click to download the Repertoire Lists 
Click to download an Application Form
Click to download an information sheet and application form for the Archdeacon’s award and Long service award.

Entry fees for the examinations are as follows:

  • Archdeacon’s Award: £10
  • Long Service Award: £25
  • Bronze/Silver Award Entry: £25
  • Bronze/Silver Award Medal: £20

Cheques to cover award fees should be made out to ‘RSCM Lancashire Awards’.
Please contact the Awards Administrator, Stephen Sewell, for further details or a paper copy of the syllabus and requirements for Long Service Awards:
Ash Lea,
Ash Drive,
Warton, Carnforth,
Lancs, LA5 9PU
Tel: 01524 734308