About Us

About RCO

The Royal College of Organists has supported and represented organists and choral directors for more than 150 years.

With members in nearly 40 countries around the world, we work together to promote the best in organ playing and choral directing, to encourage anyone who is interested to learn more about this fascinating and versatile musical instrument, and to explore its history and repertoire.

Our aim is to make the College an organisation which supports organists and choral directors of every age and all levels of attainment. To achieve this, we provide for our members:

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Our Vision & Objectives

The Royal College of Organists' vision is for a world in which organ and choral music are widely valued as being central to cultural and spiritual life.

We work towards this vision by promoting and advancing high standards in organ-playing and choral direction, in a viable and sustainable way, for the inspiration and benefit of the public.

We Believe That:

Read more about the many ways in which you can support our work.