Covid-19 update: Hi-note Music is now offering a hybrid of limited in-person lessons paired with virtual lessons.  Masks and social distancing are observed for in person lessons.  For virtal lessons, we use Zoom, Google Duo, and Facetime for our platforms.  Send us a message for more information and to to schedule your first lesson.

Discover the musician in you

At Hi-Note Music our goal is to foster a life-long connection between our students and music.  Our teachers offer personalized music lessons tailored to the skills and interests of each student.  We teach music that is relevant to the student so that they leave each lesson inspired and excited to practice at home.  We offer guitar, bass, piano, uke, and drum lessons as well as a rock band class designed to get new musicians making music with one another!




Steve Aman

Steve Aman has been teaching music and performing in the Portland area for the past 14 years.  In September of 2019 he founded 

Hi-note Music where he teaches piano lessons and rock band class.  In addition to teaching he also performs with Ural Thomas and the Pain as well as other bands and music therapy choirs.

Colin Jenkins

Colin Jenkins has been teaching piano, guitar, drums, bass and ukulele in the greater Portland area for over 14 years.  He studied percussion performance and music education at the University Oregon. He has toured nationally and internationally with various musical groups.


A personalized approach

We believe that each student has a unique set of interests and needs.  We strive to bring each student material that is meaningful and relevant to them to create a lifelong connection with music.  Our instructors are local musicians performing regularly with the ability to mentor young musicians and help lead them to their personal goals.

Hi-note Music Studios currently offers personalized instruction for piano, uke, guitar, bass, and drums.  We teach students of all ages.  Register now and start making music today! 


Click on link below to register your student.  We will contact you to schedule your first lesson.

Weekly 30 min lessons $120*

Weekly 45 min lessons $175*

Weekly 60 min lessons $220*

*Tuition is a flat monthly rate




Because music should be fun


We are excited to offer ROCKBAND Class, a weekly 60 min class designed for beginner, intermediate and advanced musicians.  Students will sharpen their music skills learning to perform fun pop and rock songs and create original songs in small groups with specialized instruction from music teachers that perform locally.  

Students will learn the basics of playing in a band/ensemble, learning parts, and how they fit together to groove as a group! 

8 week term: $220

Sign up today and join the fun!



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