Tim Topham

Founder of TopMusic and Host of Integrated Music Teaching Podcast

Tim Topham is the founder and director of TopMusic. Tim hosts the popular Integrated Music Teaching Podcast, blogs regularly at topmusic.co and speaks at local and international conferences on topics such as integrated teaching, creativity, business, marketing and entrepreneurship. Tim has been featured in American Music Teacher, The Piano Teacher Magazine, California Music Teacher and EPTA Piano Professional. Tim holds an MBA in Educational Leadership, BMus, DipEd and AMusA.

Courses by Tim Topham

Music Teacher Startup

Step-by-step guide to designing, building, marketing and launching a great online product or service


How to create a successful piano teaching studio, one step at a time

No Book Beginners

Complete guide for creatively teaching the first 10 weeks of “No Book” lessons

Studio Success Path

Take your studio from run-of-the-mill to stand-out success!

Teen & Transfer Student Toolkit

Downloads, checklists and diagnostic tools to help you improve your teaching approach both with teens and with transfer students

4 Chord Composing

Take your students from the basics of chords to writing their very own chord compositions in just 10 lessons

PianoFlix: How to Teach Pop Piano

Help your students explore pop music, alongside their traditional repertoire

Teaching the 12 Bar Blues

Everything you need to know about teaching the blues and basic improvising

Getting Groovy with GarageBand

Learn how to use GarageBand with your students to create backing tracks, study chords, and compose

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