Music School

Tunbridge Wells


14th September, 2020

ABRSM Practical Face to Face Exams

We are pleased to confirm that we will be running an ABRSM Exam Centre this Autumn.  Online booking with ABRSM commences on the 28th of September through to the 12th October, 2020.  


8th September, 2020

Online Music Lessons - Autumn Term

Our Autumn Term has started.  We are still only running our lessons on an online basis.  However, we hope to resume face to face lessons in January, 2021.  If you would like to start up lessons, email us at and we can get you started.


12th June, 2020: 

We are looking at running a Grade 5 Theory Course during the summer holidays.  Depending on take up, we will run a small face to face group at our store in Tunbridge Wells (perhaps 5 students) - but can also explore offering pre-recorded videos with course work and online live lessons for a larger group. 

If you are considering taking Grade 5 in November 2020, then please email us with your interest.  We can then arrange the course accordingly. 


21st March, 2020:

Due to the Coronavirus (Covid-19) our face to face music lessons have been temporarily ceased however our teachers are all conducting online lessons until further notice. Please email if you are interested in lessons.


Brittens Music runs a flourishing Music School, situated upstairs, above our Tunbridge Wells Music Shop near Tunbridge Wells train station.  We offer lessons of varying lengths, provided by a team of experienced musical professionals. Children AND adults are welcome to take lessons at our Music School.

We currently offer:

We run lessons during the afternoons and evenings, weekdays and Saturdays.  Lessons are available through school term times, with the occasional summer school or half term class.  Our music teachers are all DBS checked.  Fees are due at the beginning of the term. Brittens is also an examination centre for ABRSM, London College of Music and Trinity College London.



Autumn Term: 2020
Monday 7 September – Sunday 20 December (14 weeks) Half term: Monday 26 October – Sunday 1 November

(Notice date for withdrawing from lessons: 20 November)


Spring Term: 2021
Monday 4 January – Sunday 28 March2020 (11 weeks) Half term: Monday 15 February – Sunday 21 February

(Notice date for withdrawing from lessons: 28 February)


Summer Term: 2021
Monday 19 April – Sunday 25 July 2020 (13 weeks) Half term: Monday 31 May – Sunday 6 June

(Notice date for withdrawing from lessons: 25 June)



For more details, please contact the Music School on

01892 526659 or email


Colourstrings - Music Kindergarten

The Tunbridge Wells branch of Brittens offers a selection of Coloustrings Music School classes. These Colourstrings classes are specially designed for babies, toddlers and children. 

To learn more or to book please visit our Colourstrings page

“Colourstrings is an exceptional method in the training of young musicians and I have yet to experience a more successful approach to developing musicianship, aural awareness and solid musical principles in the very young.”  Professor Derek Aviss, Trinity College of Music

For colourstrings lesson bookings at the Tunbridge Wells music school,

please EMAIL