Music Lessons

Newtown School offers different opportunities to learn an instrument with qualified instructors. Please contact the providers directly. Spaces available.

Go Piano is a well established and respected company offering individual piano lessons at Newtown School. Lessons take place on Mondays and Fridays and are $25 per lesson. We have our own successful syllabus of piano music which includes classical, pop and jazz styles and every term our students get to perform their music in concert for family and friends. Please visit to sign up; find out more; and see our many positive reviews from parents all across the Wellington region.

Jonathan  Email: 


Guitar lessons available from qualified, experienced tutor. All styles and levels, acoustic and electric. Lessons are organised during the school day. Trinity Guildhall exam options. $22 per half hour one on one lesson. Group lessons also offered.

Julian Taylor (BMus) 021 126 8497 


"The Ukulele Institute' (T.K.I) You can learn some fancy strumming, finger picking and even some cool moves. Every Monday after school (3:15-4:00pm) The Ukulele Institute (T.U.I) will arrive with a van load of Ukes and other cool percussive instruments. We'll learn some tunes, belt out some songs and prepare our group for some school and community concerts. $5.00 a week ($50 for 10 week term) and available to all ages...even mum or dad can join Uke Club.

Ukes are supplied...but you'll want your own for the homework.  Shane will see you at Uke Club.  See Rebecca in Tui or

Dynamite Music Group Piano Lessons

The Pirate Piano Course is at Newtown School in 2017.  In 5 weeks, beginners will learn to read music on their own, and to play 4 pirate songs or similar hands-together. Lessons will be held between 1.30 and 3pm at school on Wednesday afternoons. Spaces are limited. Dynamite Music teach 122 students weekly, including 77 students at St Anthony’s and Seatoun primary schools Keyboards are available to hire for $5/week (please request on sign up) A 5-week program that excites beginners and jumpstarts their musical journey!  Cost of journey $60

For more information and to sign up, email:   027 3800 239