A Music School for
Tomorrow's Hitmakers
Bach to Rock® is a modern music school for future stars! Learn from pro musicians in one-on-one lessons, jam with other students in ensemble programs, and rock the stage at live events!
A Music School for
Future Rock Stars
Bach to Rock® is a modern music school for future stars! Learn from pro musicians in one-on-one lessons, jam with other students in ensemble programs, and rock the stage at live events!
A Music School for
Growing Soloists
Bach to Rock® is a modern music school for future stars! Learn from pro musicians in one-on-one lessons, jam with other students in ensemble programs, and rock the stage at live events!
A Music School for
Mini Maestros
Bach to Rock® is a modern music school for future stars! Learn from pro musicians in one-on-one lessons, jam with other students in ensemble programs, and rock the stage at live events!
A Music School for
Emerging Virtuosos
Bach to Rock® is a modern music school for future stars! Learn from pro musicians in one-on-one lessons, jam with other students in ensemble programs, and rock the stage at live events!

Music School in Arlington Heights

From budding musicians to all-star performers, everyone’s welcome at Bach to Rock® Arlington Heights! Our music school offers programs and classes for all ages, all skill levels, and all genres.

Our one-on-one lessons find a harmony between practice and theory. Students get to play songs they love, building core musical skills while unleashing their passion for performance. With band programs, students can grow their confidence as musicians, perform with peers, and enjoy the spotlight.

Staffed by working musicians and music educators, we deliver lessons in all genres. Aspiring DJs can also access state-of-the-art equipment through our Beat Refinery® program.

In addition to lessons and classes, our music school offers birthday parties, camps, early childhood music education, and so much more!

Making Music Lessons Fun!

One-on-One Lessons for All Skill Levels

Anyone can tap into their inner rockstar or pop idol! At Bach to Rock Arlington Heights, we offer music lessons for voice, piano, drums, guitar, and a wide variety of other instruments.

Through one-on-one lessons, students learn at their own pace while performing songs or arrangements they love. Whether they’re picking up an instrument for the first time or refining their skills, musicians learn both theory and practice.

To make learning music even more fun, we encourage students to combine one-on-one lessons with our band programs or glee club.

Building Confidence with Peers

Joining a Bach to Rock band helps aspiring musicians build skills and confidence!

For growing musicians, it’s the chance to improve their abilities alongside similarly skilled players. Through our band and glee club programs, students can also record in a real music studio and play live at local venues.

Music Programs for Everyone

In addition to music lessons for kids over 7, Bach to Rock Arlington Heights offers classes for the youngest performers in the family, too.

For kids 1 to 7, our early childhood education programs build essential social, motor, and cognitive skills.

We even hold music-themed birthday parties and corporate parties! We’re proud to be a community hub for music, learning, and fun.

About Our Music School in Arlington Heights

Our music school welcomes toddlers, kids, teens, and adults from Arlington Heights and surrounding areas, including Rolling Meadows, Wheeling, and Palatine.

From classical training to modern performance, our teachers have a wide range of music expertise—and many continue to perform as working musicians today.

We love music—and we help students of all ages get excited about music, too!

Enroll in our music school today! To learn more about the music programs from Bach to Rock Arlington Heights, call to speak to our team.

Music Lessons, Camps & Parties

At Bach to Rock, we offer music lessons and group classes for kids and adults, plus camps and birthday parties! With our fun and beginner-friendly approach, it's never too early or too late to get started with music!

Lessons

Bach to Rock offers music lessons for all ages and skill levels. Our private lessons include piano, guitar, drums, voice, and a wide range of other instruments. We also offer beginner classes and ensemble programs like Band and Glee Club. Anyone can learn to play music with Bach to Rock — even if you've never played an instrument before!

Camps

Our camps are a perfect choice for students who love music! We offer full-day and half-day summer camps, spring camps, and winter camps for kids, plus camps on school holidays. Our camps are great for students who want to start learning music and see what it's like to perform!

Parties

Birthday parties at Bach to Rock give kids a chance to be rock stars for a day! With themes like Karaoke Birthday and Rock Birthday, partygoers get to perform and record songs by their favorite artists. We also offer birthday party packages for younger children and corporate teams!

Play Video
Why Choose Us

The Bach to Rock Method

At Bach to Rock, we know that students learn music more quickly when they’re having fun! Our step-by-step curriculum keeps students engaged and rewards achievement at each level. Students get to choose which songs they play, learn from music pros, and perform with peers at live events!

Music Made Fun!

At Bach to Rock, students choose which songs and genres they want to play, making lessons more fun!

Band & Glee Programs

Through our Band and Glee Club programs, students get to play music with peers, a key skill for growing musicians!

Live Performances

Bach to Rock gives students the chance to perform live at local music venues, helping students build confidence on stage!

One-on-One Lessons

In private music lessons, our students learn one-on-one from some of the most talented music educators in the area.

Early Childhood Classes

Music is valuable for early childhood development! We offer programs for toddlers, preschoolers, and early elementary students.

Events

Watch Bach to Rock students perform at upcoming events! Our events are hosted in local music venues, giving students a great way to build confidence on stage. Check out upcoming events and performances below!

Bachapalooza

Bachapalooza is an annual showcase for Bach to Rock students, giving bands the chance to rock out and share the spotlight!

Battle of the Bands

At Battle of the Bands, Bach to Rock bands compete head-to-head in a live music venue!

Music Showcase

Music Showcase events let our students show off their talents and perform live in smaller music venues.

Upcoming Events in Arlington Heights

At Bach to Rock, we know how important it is for up-and-coming musicians to play for live audiences! Our students get to perform at events like Bachapalooza, Battle of the Bands, and Music Showcases!

Battle of the Bands

06-09-2024

Join us at the Piazza Aurora on June 9th for our annual Battle of the Bands! Battle of the Bands 2024 is a judged music competition for elementary, middle school, and high school bands for our statewide Bach to Rock locations. Join us from 12-5 PM for local live music, and to see who wins

International Make Music Day-

06-21-2024

The Arlington Heights Park District and Bach to Rock are teaming up to have fun on International Make Music Day!

Arlington Heights Annex Open House Day

07-10-2024

Goldfish, D1, Code Ninja, Bach to Rock Community Open House in the parking lot. Bouncy House, food, games, B2R Bands!! 

Capannari Ice Cream Performance

07-14-2024

Join us at Capannari Ice Cream to sit and eat while watching students perform!

Meet Our Music Teachers

A great music teacher can make a world of difference when learning to sing or play an instrument.

At Bach to Rock, our instructors include a mix of classically trained musicians and working professionals. Our teachers actively tour, perform, and record as independent artists or as backing musicians for other musicians and bands.

By working closely with students in one-on-one lessons, our teachers make it easy to learn music and build performance skills!

Wall of Fame

Standout Students & Future Stars

Discover talented students at Bach to Rock! Our Wall of Fame includes featured students and bands, as well as winners from events like Battle of the Bands.

Swipe for More

News & Announcements

Get the latest news and announcements from Bach to Rock, and explore music resources for parents and students!

Get Ready for the Bach to Rock National Battle of the Bands 2024!

We are thrilled to announce the dates for the highly anticipated 2024 Bach to Rock National Battle of the Bands! This annual event brings together some of the most talented 

Continue Reading

8 Strategies to Help Manage Anxiety Before a Performance

Being anxious before a performance is a common challenge for musicians of all ages, especially young learners. When a student is just starting out in music lessons or learning an 

Continue Reading

Practicing Music at Home is Now Fun and Rewarding with Bach to Rock Music School’s New Student Portal and Incentive Program

Bach to Rock, America’s music school for students of all ages, is helping its over 45,000 students say goodbye to boring music practice at home with the introduction of the 

Continue Reading