Learn Today, Play Tomorrow®

New Jersey music school providing music lessons in East Brunswick

Music Notes Academy offers private one-to-one music lessons in piano, guitar, bass guitar, drum, percussion, voice, musical theater, violin, viola, cello, upright bass, flute, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone and music theory. Private instruction in music technology, music production, audio recording, composition and songwriting is available at our East Brunswick, NJ Academy.

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adult music lessons, East Brunswick, NJ

In-person Learning

Our East Brunswick, NJ music school includes spacious classrooms for private lessons, group classes, student rock bands and chamber ensembles.

Hybrid Learning

Our hybrid music learning is a combination of in-person and online classes. Students can attend their private music lesson online or in-person with their same music teacher.

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Online Learning

Private music instruction from the comfort of your home. Learn online with in-home music lessons.

Music Audition Prep

We help many students prepare for their school music auditions. Music Notes Academy students perform with their daytime school orchestras, jazz bands, wind ensembles, choirs, spring musicals and marching bands. Students can prepare for NJ Regions and All-State auditions.

Jazz Band Auditions

Marching Band

Wind Ensemble

Spring Musicals

Honors Chorus

NJ Regions & All-State

Group classes, ensembles & bands

Our group classes, ensembles and bands are for students of all ages and performance levels. Check our some of our offerings.

Chamber Ensembles & String Quartets

Chamber Ensembles and String Quartets are school-year performance classes. Trios, quartets and small ensembles.

Rock Bands

Student rock bands are school-year bands. Available for guitar, bass guitar, piano, drum and voice students.

Home-schooled Students

We can design and teach a music curriculum for home-schooled students. Attend lessons at our East Brunswick, NJ Academy.

Music Notes in your school

Have Music Notes in your daytime school. Since 2009, we've partnered with private schools to teach daytime school music programs.

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Degreed teachers

Music Notes Academy teachers have bachelors and masters degrees in music education, performance, teaching, composition, curriculum and instruction. It is the specialty of each teacher that allows for a collective uniqueness at Music Notes Academy.

Our music instructors are committed to teaching through a comprehensive and individualized curriculum designed around each student.

“Best music school ever! You will not be disappointed. My son has been here for 5+ years and loves it, owner and teachers are the best. 100% recommended.”
South River, NJ
“Not sure if Brielle shared the news but she auditioned on xylophone and already got the email from her teacher, she made wind ensemble honors! Thank you so much for preparing her. This meant a lot to Brielle and I haven’t seen her so happy in a long time.”
East Brunswick, NJ

The New Jersey music school for students and parents

Parents are integral in a student’s education. We like parents to be informed on their child’s musical progress. Student assessments and evaluations are available. We encourage student performances, concerts and recitals. Competitions and student music festivals offer further excitement.

We recommend students and families enjoy live music and the performing arts. Visit our friends at State Theater New Jersey in New Brunswick, NJ to see a great show.

It's never too late to start learning music


Weekly semi-private classes. Learn with siblings or friends. Ages 6+.


Weekly private lessons. Ages 6+. 30-45 mins.


Weekly private lessons. Ages 9+. 45-60 mins.

Performance Plus

Weekly private lessons. Ages 12+. 60 mins+. College Prep.


Weekly private lessons. Ages 3-5. 30 mins.


Weekly private lessons. Ages 18+. 45 mins+. Recreational music making.

Winner of the 2012 NJSBDC Small Business Success Award