Welcome to Top Note!


Top Note is a (growing) music tuition service that focuses on being a 'one-stop-shop' for brass, wind and drum players and operates a programme of wind, brass and percussion tuition in and out of school, please contact us to see what we have available in your area. Top Note has been operating in Hamilton since 2009 and will be starting in the Taranaki region in 2020.

Top Note aims to meet all your musical needs: tuition, instrument hire, music, supplies etc thus making life easier for you the student/parent.

Top Note principal tutor, Jody Thomas specialises in brass - trumpet and trombone, and music theory. There are occasionally opportunities for new tutors to join the programme whether on brass, winds or drums, please get in touch if you are interested in joining the team.

Online lessons available for theory (individual or group lessons), and brass.



Jan 2021 late signups some spaces still available.

Hukanui lessons start week 2

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