With humble beginnings in the year 2008, Harishakthi & Paramesh who've had musical backgrounds, started 5 Octaves Music Academy. At 5 Octaves, students can learn western musical instruments including the Keyboard, Guitar, Piano & Violin. 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.

Only a handful of students to begin with, 5 Octaves today boasts of training more than 300 students comprising of school & college students, business owners, home makers and professionals from various industries aged between 4 - 65 years.

Based in Chennai, 5 Octaves is teaching music at Porur, Madhanandhapuram, Vadapalani, Saligramam, Virugambakkam, Kesavardhini, Iyyapanthangal & Alwar Thiru Nagar, at present. 5 Octaves also provides home tuitions 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 mathematical arrangement of sound". 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 playing music.

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)

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”

K.M. Paramesh, a passionate musician, eats, breathes & sleeps music. He has completed the following courses:

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

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

"He teaches students with amazing enthusiasm. His love for music will be known instantly to anyone who meets him." His mantra is,

“Express the inexpressible with MUSIC.”


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 & Violin.

For classes or other enquiries, do get in touch with us on +91 97907 15561 or +91 95661 94585 and we would be more than glad to help you.

  • 5 Octaves Music Academy
  • Phone: +91 97907 15561 | +91 95661 94585
  • E-Mail : music@5octaves.in
  • Porur Branch
  • No. 5/85, 1st Street, Karambakkam, Porur, Chennai - 600 116.
    (Next To SBI Bank)
  • Iyyappanthangal Branch
  • #5, Ashok Brindavan, AN Elumalai Road, Next to Nilgiris,
    Iyyappanthangal, Chennai - 600 056
  • Poonamalle Branch
  • 3/377, Leelavathy Nagar, Near S.A Engineering College, Senneerkuppam,
    Poonamalle, Chennai - 600 056.
  • Sennerkuppam Branch
  • 40A, B1, HPK STAR Crescent, Ashtalakshmi Avenue Main Road, Sennerkuppam,Chennai- 600056.
    Landmark: Near the pupil school behind Saveetha dental college)
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