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.

Concert Etiquette? What is that?

Being a musician requires practice. Being a great musician requires LOTS of practice. As adults we recognize the fact that good manners dictate that we respect the hard work and time that a performer has put in to prepare the performance we are watching. For younger students this intrinsic respect for the performer may not ...

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Twelve Practice Tips From Wynton Marsalis

Twelve Practice Tips From Wynton Marsalis

Everyone has to practice, even the pro’s. Here are twelve practice tips from legendary trumpet player Wynton Marsalis:

Seek instruction
Make a schedule
Set and track your goals

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Four Easy Ways You Can Get More Out of Practice

Four Easy Ways You Can Get More Out of Practice

Find A Good Quiet Place To Practice In practicing, it is as important to think abut what you are doing as it is to do it. That’s why you should find a spot such as a bedroom where you won’t be disturbed during your regular practice time. Get Music Supplies Promptly Some instruments won’t play ...

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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.