In the year 2008, 5 Octaves Music Academy was started by expert musicians. At 5 Octaves, students can learn western musical instruments including the Piano, Violin, Keyboard, Guitar, & Drums. Apart from teaching music, 5 Octaves also train and prepares students for the Grade Exams at Trinity College of Music (London), London College of Music & ABRSM.

5 Octaves has trained 1000+ students comprising of school & college students, homemakers, and professionals from different countries between the age group of 4 - 65 years.


If you want to learn from the convenience of your own home, learn online with 1-2-1 live music classes from expert instructors (musicians) and weekly master class. Our instructors are top music producers and industry experts.


5 Octaves is teaching music at these locations: Porur, Madhanandhapuram, Vadapalani, Saligramam, Virugambakkam, Kesavardhini, Iyyapanthangal, Alwar Thiru Nagar, & Poonamallee at present. 5 Octaves also provides home classes across Chennai, to students who prefer learning in the comfort of their home.

5 Octaves will help you nurture your musical talent and help you extend your awareness about music and the instrument you'll learn. Best practices on technical musical skills and our quality training will help develop creativity and pursue music on a professional level.

5 Octaves believes that "Music is a mathematical arrangement of sounds". At 5 Octaves, you do not only learn to play music but also learn to emote through the instrument you play. There is no better way to express your feelings than by playing music.

Music Production Masterclass

Are you an Aspiring Music Producer? Join the masterclass to become a Professional Music Producer.

Develop your creativity as a Music Producer. Learn the art and technology of music production to create professional music compositions.

We teach you how to compose, record, edit & mix great sounding tracks, record audio, midi, work with virtual instruments and loops.

In the masterclass program,you will learn from basics to advanced levels. Also, we will explore various kinds of tools to produce music, then we start to learn how to use them for making professional music. By the end of this masterclass program, you will be making your tracks on your own.

Let's define the process of music production by separating it into below stages:
What you'll learn:

  • Introduction to DAW
  • Workflow
  • Recording Midi
  • Arrangements & editing
  • Virtual instruments, samples & loops
  • Tempo and Pitch
  • Recording audio
  • Editing and arranging audio
  • Working with music notation
  • Mixing and Mastering
  • Conclusion

G.M. Harishakthi, is a western music enthusiast and has completed the following courses:

Piano - ATCL ( Associate of Trinity College of London)

Keyboard - 8th Grade TCL (Trinity College of London)

Violin - 8th Grade TCL (Trinity College of London)

He loves to share his knowledge of music and is favourite amongst his students for his simple & effective teaching methods. He strongly believes that,

“MUSIC is the strongest form of MAGIC”

Paramesh, Composer, Music Director.

Keyboard - 8th Grade TCL (Trinity College of London)

Guitar - 8th Grade TCL (Trinity College of London)

"He loves to teach students with enthusiasm and compassion. His madness for music will be known instantly to anyone who meets him." His mantra is,

“Music brings harmony to the world.”


5 Octaves’ personal attention to each of its students and imparting technique from scratch, helps a beginner in understanding music and its nuances. From reading musical notes to writing them, from knowing about the instrument to playing it, from beginning to advanced levels, we concentrate on every small details that makes every music exercise simple and easy to understand.


Want to be a professional musician or just passionate about music, 5 Octaves Music Academy has just the right courses to offer including various levels for western musical instruments including the Piano, Keyboard, Guitar, Drums & Violin.

For classes or other enquiries, do get in touch with us on +91 97907 15561 and we would be more than glad to help you.

  • Porur Branch
  • No 5/5, 1st Street, Karambakkam, Chennai - 600 116.
    (Above MedPlus Pharmacy, Near MGR Statue & Bank Of Baroda)
  • Iyyappanthangal Branch
  • #5, Ashok Brindavan, AN Elumalai Road, Next to Grace Super Market,
    Iyyappanthangal, Chennai - 600 056
  • Poonamalle Branch
  • 40A, B1, HPK STAR Crescent, Ashtalakshmi Avenue Main Road,
    Sennerkuppam, Chennai- 600 056.
    (Near the Pupil School behind Saveetha Dental College)