Welcome

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.

Please take a moment to see all we have to offer.

Don’t miss your copy of “The Music Parent’s Guide” in your child’s band folder this Fall!

Visit our online store for music books, supplies, and more.


Performance Opportunities

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

Music Education

Articles for students and parents. Click on the title to read the full article.

Twelve Benefits of Music Education

Twelve Benefits of Music Education

1. Early musical training helps develop brain areas involved in language and reasoning. It is thought that brain development continues for many years after birth. Recent studies have clearly indicated that musical training physically develops the part of the left side of the brain known to be involved with processing language, and can actually wire ...

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A Rationale for Music Education

A Rationale for Music Education

  Why should music be included as a basic part of the curriculum? Music is worth knowing. Music is one of the most important manifestations of our cultural heritage.  Children need to know about Newton and Einstein. Music is a potential in every individual that, like all potential, should be developed to its fullest. Music provides an ...

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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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Student Section

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

Online Store

Visit our online store for music supplies, books, and more!

Teacher Bios

Meet our wonderful Band For Today teachers and staff.