29 January 2018

We are looking for a friendly, enthusiastic Piano tutor to teach our students here at the Academy in Melrose & North Berwick . Ideally you must be experienced in teaching all ages and abilities whilst creating a fun, safe, supportive learning experience. We have a great bunch of tutors/staff working at the Academy all of whom are extremely friendly and welcoming. So if you are interested in working for us at either location and are passionate about offering high quality tuition within a fun, supportive environment then we would love to hear from you. Please contact Bridget Gray on

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22 September 2017

GUITAR TUTOR WANTED! Due to a high demand for guitar tuition we are looking for an additional Guitar Tutor. Ideally we are looking for someone that can also teach Piano or other instruments. For all interested tutors please email Bridget at


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23rd June 2017

We are so proud and delighted that Iain Fraser our Fiddler Tutor/Music Director has won the “Passing It On – Educators Award”. Congratulations Iain well derserved! Find out more about the awards here

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22nd June 2017

Congratulations to both brother and sister, Matthew & Ella Mcrae for passing their Grade 1 Piano Exams. Well done!


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21st June 2017

Congratulations to Emily for her certificate. Emily sang with confidence and did really well controlling her breathing whilst singing. Well done Emily!


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5th June 2017

We are absolutely delighted and proud to announce that our Music Director, Iain Fraser is a CHORUS Community Music Award Nominee. Iain has been nominated in the Passing It On – Educators’ Award. Please vote for Iain as we believe he so deserves this for his passion and dedication to teaching but above all else for making it fun and inclusive. To vote for Iain please visit Good Luck Iain and to everyone else that has been nominated!.

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30th May  2017

A big well done to Kristofer and Olivia who both play Guitar. Kristofer and Olivia have done so well and have learnt to play in time which is a big achievement.


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We are delighted to announce that DSC_1624
Fiona’s Therapies is coming to Merlin.
Fiona is also a singing tutor at the Academy as well as having extensive experience in the field of treatments and has worked in places such as Stobo Castle. Fiona is offering treatments on a Friday within a quiet space at Merlin. If you are a Merlin Student you will receive 10% off all treatments.
Book directly with Fiona to receive your discount.
Further details can be found on the flyer below.