Giving your child music lessons is one of the best things you can do for them. Music is a gift that will last throughout their lives.

Band For Today has been providing schools with band and piano programs for 33 years with classes held right at school.

Our caring teachers will give your child a great experience through music and this is the easiest and most convenient way to give your child the gift of music.

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Performance Opportunities

We have several exciting performances during the year. Click on the images to learn more and register.

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Life Skills Learned in Music

Life Skills Learned in Music

Attribution Patricial Shehan Campbell, Claire Connell, and Amy Beegle (2007), “Adolescents’ Expressed Meanings of Music in and out of School,” Journal of Research in Music Education, 55(3), p. 229. Item Text In discussing life benefits of music study, the authors report, “The most heavily reported life preparation skill was self-discipline, with respondents acknowledging that the ...

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Why Do We Teach Music?

Why Do We Teach Music?

Not because we expect you to major in music, Not because we expect you to play or sing all your life, Not so you can relax, Not so you can have fun, But – so you will be human, So you will recognize beauty. So you will be sensitive, So you will have something to ...

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Why Learn Music?

Why Learn Music?

Music is a science It is exact, specific: and it demands exact acoustics. A conductor’s full score is a chart, a graph which indicates frequencies, intensities, volume changes, melody and harmony all at once with the most exact control of time. Music is mathematical It is rhythmically based on the subdivisions of time into fractions ...

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Student Section

Learn about your instrument, special awards, and watch music videos.

Online Store

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Teacher Bios

Meet our wonderful Band For Today teachers and staff.