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Jan 06, 2020

Bach to Rock Music School Opening Soon in Arlington Heights, IL

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Community Invited to Grand Opening Party on February 1, 2020

Bach to Rock (B2R), America’s music school for students of all ages, proudly announces the opening of a new school in Arlington Heights, Illinois.  Families in Arlington Heights are invited to learn all about Bach to Rock at the school’s free grand opening on Saturday, February 1, 2020 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at 65 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60004. Attendees can tour the school, enjoy a free music lesson, learn about individual lessons and group classes, try out free toddler “Mommy and Me” classes, enter prize drawings and giveaways, check out the recording studio, and enjoy performances by instructors.  This location marks Bach to Rock’s third school in Illinois, and its 40th in the country.  The Arlington Heights school will serve students from Arlington Heights, Rolling Meadows, Palatine, Wheeling, Buffalo Grove, Prospect Heights, Mt. Prospect and Elk Grove Village.

An exciting feature of this new location is the Beat Refinery DJ School, which offers MixingScratching and Music Production classes for students of all ages. Over the past decade, DJ culture has emerged from a mostly underground activity to become a worldwide phenomenon impacting virtually every music genre. Now, students at Bach to Rock Arlington Heights can learn the tricks of the trade to take advantage this growing trend. Students can enjoy private or group lessons and the studio is available for parties and camps.

Nationwide, Bach to Rock has instructed over 55,000 aspiring musicians since opening its first school in 2007.  The brand delivers a twist on traditional music lessons, offering something that’s akin to team sports with a spirit of creativity and fun to inspire students. “With Bach to Rock, gone are the days of boring and solitary music lessons.  Students learn to play today’s hits and jam with other kids from the start. You’ll see students paired up in groups and teams to help ignite the musical energy,” said President of Bach to Rock, Brian Gross.

Bach to Rock Arlington Heights will offer a variety of programs for students of all ages including: individual and group lessons in piano, voice, guitar, drums and more; “Rock City” for preschoolers and “Rock n Roll” for toddlers; beginning piano “Kids n Keys” for children in grades K-2; and summer camps and birthday parties. Bach to Rock also offers MyB2R, an online dashboard offering customers real-time access to student progress and more. MyB2R provides the ability to track student advancement, schedule lessons, obtain homework and stream over 300 pre-recorded songs to practice at home.

Changing the Way Students Learn Music 

Bach to Rock is reshaping music education on a national scale by turning solitary, boring music lessons into a group activity that is more like a team sport.  B2R focuses on providing a well-balanced music education because, ultimately, that is what parents are looking for. Students learn the intricacies of music — from theory to how to read music. Bach to Rock is the music school kids would have designed for themselves.  They get to jam with other kids right away and play current hits. The learning is the same, but the enjoyment factor is much higher.

Bach to Rock – A Franchise Opportunity with Industry Stature

Bach to Rock has been named the number one franchise for Children’s Enrichment Programs for 2019 by Entrepreneur Magazine as part of its Franchise 500 ranking. Additionally, Bach to Rock was ranked #45 in the Top 100 Franchises for 2019 by Franchise Gator. In 2018, Entrepreneur ranked Bach to Rock #31 in the Top 150 Franchises for Veterans. Furthermore, Franchise Times has ranked Bach to Rock as one of the 500 Powerhouse Brands and has also included it on its Next 300 Franchise System list.

Bach to Rock is currently seeking qualified candidates to open franchise locations in major metropolitan markets throughout the country. Bach to Rock is an opportunity for entrepreneurs to build a business that is dedicated to helping children and adults learn to play the music they love. To learn more about music school franchise ownership opportunities with Bach to Rock, as well as its veteran and franchise referral programs, contact Ralph Rillon, vice president of franchise development, at 1-855-227-7570 or, or visit


About Bach to Rock

Bach to Rock  is a music education school for students of all ages from early childhood through high school and beyond. B2R knows learning music should be fun and students learn best when they play music they enjoy. Weekly ensemble instruction and band formations lead to public concerts, Battle of the Bands and recording sessions in B2R’s professional recording studios. B2R builds technique, fosters teamwork and enhances self-esteem through private lessons, band instruction, and public performances.

Bach to Rock is experiencing continuous growth, with 40 schools open and an additional 8 schools in development. Nineteen of those schools are in eight Top Ten markets, ranked by population.  The franchise is trending to become a $25 million brand, teaching over 55,000 children and adults since the company’s inception in 2007.

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For More Details on Our February 1, 2020 Grand Opening:

Visit: 65 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Call: 847-305-4777





Media Contact:

Angela Sakell