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.

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 ...

Read More

Preparing for Solo Contest

Preparing for Solo Contest

Wait, wait…what is Solo Contest!? Solo Contest is a chance for our students to perform a solo (song by themselves) for a judge. The judge gives them constructive feedback and the student can earn a medal or a trophy! That sounds terrifying! It’s actually not that bad! The judges are all band teachers who have ...

Read More

Summer Plans

Summer Plans

So your child has successfully finished a year of band.  Congratulations!  It takes a lot of commitment to be a part of the band and your child showed great dedication this year.  As the school year comes to a close it seems band is coming to an end, but I want to give you a ...

Read More

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.