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Phone: 301-330-7625
Email: rio@bachtorock.com

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212 Boardwalk Place
Gaithersburg, MD 20878

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Bach to Rock in Gaithersburg, MD provides music lessons for students of all ages and skill levels living in Gaithersburg, Rockville & Germantown. Instruments we teach include guitar, piano, drums, voice, DJ, violin, trumpet & more! B2R birthday parties and seasonal camps are great opportunities to play & learn music with your friends and make new ones! We also have early childhood classes for toddlers and preschoolers. Take your skills to the next level in a Glee Club or Rock Band. B2R offers opportunities for students to perform in venues around Gaithersburg and Montgomery County.

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A Musical Journey with Bach to Rock

A Musical Journey with Bach to Rock

1/10/2018 12:00:00 AM EST
a month ago

Check out this awesome article by Colleen over at Adventure Moms DC! We had a great time showing her family around and giving an idea of what Bach to Rock is all about!

"I will admit it, I was skeptical. We have been to music classes around town, what could be so different about Bach to Rock? We spent an evening at Bach to Rock Gaithersburg to find out. What sets Bach to Rock apart is the longevity of the program. Musicians can begin their musical journey with Bach to Rock in preschool and continue on through high school..." read more on AdventureMomsDC.com.

Kids Birthday Party Venue in Gaithersburg MD

Kids Birthday Party Venue in Gaithersburg MD

9/21/2017 12:00:00 AM EDT
5 months ago

Are you still looking for a great venue for your child's upcoming birthday? Bach to Rock in Gaithersburg, MD is the place to be for all music and fun loving kids! We have party options for all ages and music tastes.

Sing your heart out at our Karaoke Birthday Party for ages 6 and up or become a rock star at our Rock Birthday Party for ages 7 and up. Choose your favorite song from our party songlist and record it in our studio with your guests. Everyone gets to take home a goodie bag and a copy of the recording!

Never fear, the little ones can rock out too with our Rock City Birthday Party for ages 4-6. Party guests get to explore rock 'n' roll instruments up close, and see for themselves how music is made on keyboards, drums and guitars.

Come out to one of our upcoming events around Montgomery County and see our students perform at places like Mattie J.T. Stepanek Park in Rockville and Uncle Julios on Rio Blvd. Our staff will be available to answer all your questions about booking your next party at Bach to Rock.

Contact us any time at 301-330-7625 or rio@bachtorock.com.

America's Music School Sponsors "Geared Up" Concert and Fashion Show at The Fillmore Silver Spring on August 2

America's Music School Sponsors "Geared Up" Concert and Fashion Show at The Fillmore Silver Spring on August 2

7/23/2015 12:00:00 AM EDT
2 years ago

Bach to Rock (B2R), America's music school for students of all ages, announced today that it will be sponsoring Geared Up, a benefit concert and fashion show at The Fillmore Silver Spring on Sunday, August 2, from 1 p.m.4 p.m. Members of the community are invited to the all ages event, which will feature raffles, makeovers and live performances by B2R student bands that took home 1st or 2nd place in their respective Battle of the Bands competitions—Bach to Rock's Band program competition. Admission is a donation of $10 at the door, with all proceeds going towards Montgomery County Public Schools, MCPS GIVE BACKpacks initiative.

"We are honored to be a part of such an incredible initiative," said Brian Gross, president of Bach to Rock. "Many families in the Montgomery area are unable to afford basic necessities like school supplies for their children, so it's with great pride that we assist where we can – providing backpacks to the less fortunate, while taking the opportunity to showcase our Battle of the Bands-winning students. We're dedicated to nurturing the education and talent of all students and budding musicians across America."

Geared Up will take place at The Fillmore Silver Spring located at 8656 Colesville Road. Additional sponsors of the event include The Fillmore Silver Spring, Leaders Institute, Montgomery County Public Schools and Avatar Salon. The following Battle of the Band-winning B2R students will be performing:

  • Rebellion – Virginia elementary school students from B2R McLean – 1st place
  • Legit Society – Virginia high school students from B2R South Riding – 1st place
  • Throwing Wrenches – Maryland high school students from B2R Gaithersburg– 1st place
  • Nauseous Hippos – Maryland elementary school students from B2R Gaithersburg– 1st place
  • BOOTS – Maryland middle school students from B2R Bethesda – 2nd place

Bach to Rock has repeatedly been named to Entrepreneur's Franchise 500 and, in 2014, was named one of the fastest-growing private companies in America for the third consecutive year by Inc. magazine. Bach to Rock also is ranked as one of Franchise Times' 500 Powerhouse Brands and on its Next 300 Franchise System list. In addition, Washington Family Magazine named Bach to Rock to its "Best for Families" list and readers of Northern Virginia Magazine voted the company as one of the "Best of NoVa." Bach to Rock also was named the number one company to watch by the Washington Business Journal.

About Bach to Rock
Bach to Rock (B2R) 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 opened its first corporate-owned location in 2007 in Bethesda, Md., and has since grown to six corporate schools — two in Maryland and four in Virginia. There are four franchise-owned schools in Port Washington, N.Y., Wayne, Pa., Folsom, Calif., and Mamaroneck, N.Y. Five franchised schools are in development in Massachusetts, California, Texas, Florida and Virginia with an additional 30 schools sold nationwide. Follow B2R on Facebook at www.facebook.com/BachtoRock and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/BachtoRock. For more information, visit www.bachtorock.com or call 1-877- 227-8558.

Media Contact:
Ellie Mannix
Fish Consulting
954-893-9150
emannix@fish-consulting.com

MoCo's Got Talent Winners Throwing Wrenches

MoCo's Got Talent Winners Throwing Wrenches

6/2/2015 12:00:00 AM EDT
2 years ago

Congratulations to Bach to Rock Gaithersburg band Throwing Wrenches. They won the most recent competition of MoCo's got talent. After passing through 2 rounds of auditions and beating out over 60 other acts, the band came out on top to a full house at the Fillmore in Silver Spring, MD. Way to go!

New Bach to Rock Music School Opens in the Baltimore-Washington Region

New Bach to Rock Music School Opens in the Baltimore-Washington Region

2/20/2018 12:00:00 AM EST
yesterday

Bach to Rock (B2R), America’s music school for students of all ages, proudly announces it is opening a new school in Fulton, Maryland. The community is invited to the free grand opening festivities on Saturday, March 17, 2018 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at 8180 Maple Lawn Blvd, Suite G, Fulton, MD 20759. Attendees are welcome to 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 meet the teachers.  This location marks Bach to Rock’s first school in Howard County and its 29th in the country. 

“We are delighted to open our newest Bach to Rock school in Howard County, Maryland. Fulton is an ideal location for families that work or live in the Baltimore-Washington region,” said President of Bach to Rock, Brian Gross. “We offer an innovative and progressive approach to music education -  gone are the days of boring and solitary lessons.  At Bach to Rock, students launch into learning today’s favorites while our teachers expertly nurture their potential and share the fundamentals of music as they progress,” continued Gross.   Families in Fulton, Columbia, Savage, Clarksville, Laurel and Highland will truly benefit from the Bach to Rock method. 

At the helm of the Fulton location is Bach to Rock franchisee Sameer Patel.  Patel is a Bach to Rock grassroots success story.  He first became aware of Bach to Rock when he enrolled his two children at the Bethesda, Maryland school. Noting its success and popularity, he began considering opportunities to become a franchisee, ultimately deciding to become a franchise investor of the Bristow, Virginia school. Now, 3 years later, he is opening the Fulton school.  “Every day, I continue to be impressed by the impact the Bach to Rock method of music education has on children and adults.  The transformation is wonderful.  I’m excited to help more people express their creativity through our fun and inventive music education programs,” said Patel.

Bach to Rock Fulton will offer a variety of programs for students of all ages including: individual and group lessons in piano, voice, guitar, drum, DJ and more; music programs for preschoolers and toddlers; beginning piano for children in grades K-2; along with summer camps and birthday parties. Recently, Bach to Rock introduced MyB2R, an online dashboard offering customers real-time access to student progress and more. MyB2R is the only digital service of its kind in the music school industry, and 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. Unlike other music school franchises, Bach to Rock has an extensive curriculum. 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 Franchise Opportunities

Bach to Rock has repeatedly been named to Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 and was listed in the Top Ten Trending Categories for 2016. Franchise Times has ranked it as one of the 500 Powerhouse Brands and 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 franchise@bachtorock.com, or visit www.bachtorockfranchise.com.

 

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. Since opening its first corporate school in 2007, Bach to Rock has grown from 6 corporate schools in 2012 to 30 corporate and franchised schools in 21 states by the end of 2017.  Nineteen of those schools are in eight Top Ten markets, ranked by population. Follow B2R on Facebook and on Twitter. For more information, visit www.bachtorock.com or call 1-877-227-8558.

For More Details on Our March 17, 2018 Grand Opening:

Visit: 8180 Maple Lawn Blvd, Suite G, Fulton, MD 20759

Call: 301-880-3388

Email: fulton@bachtorock.com

Web: fulton.bachtorock.com

Media Contact:

Angela Sakell

240-620-3031

asakell@bachtorock.com

Bach to Rock Assistant Director Headlines NAMM

Bach to Rock Assistant Director Headlines NAMM

1/25/2018 12:00:00 AM EST
3 weeks ago

Stephanie Brown, the front lady for the desert rock ensemble The Surrealistics and an assistant director with the Encinitas music school franchise Bach to Rock, performed on the NAMM Marriot Stage during the opening night reception for the national NAMM show in Anaheim, CA on Wednesday January 24, 2018. Stephanie, who’s performance can be viewed on YouTube and embedded below, sang and played the harmonica, rocking out with reception attendees as the kicked off the four-day event.

 “Stephanie is a great example of the talented musicians that Bach to Rock students work with everyday,” said President of Bach to Rock, Brian Gross.  “We’re proud that she had the chance to share her talent during the acclaimed NAMM show.”

After attending college at UCSB, Stephanie returned to her hometown of Encinitas to resume her musical career. She has played at several prominent local venues such as Belly Up and The Casbah, has been featured on FM 94.9 and 91X , and in 2016 had the opportunity to sing backing vocals for Gregg Allman’s new album at the world-renowned FAME studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama. Stephanie enjoys her role as assistant director at the Encinitas Bach to Rock music school franchise and considers herself mainly a vocalist, but is well-versed in guitar, piano, violin, and harmonica.

The NAMM Show is the definitive platform for the music, sound and event technology communities to unite with the mission of strengthening the music products industry and promoting the pleasures and benefits of making music. Held in Anaheim every January, The NAMM Show offers the latest products from more than 7,000 brands, cutting edge industry education, special events, concerts and experiences where “only at NAMM” moments take place.

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