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CONTACT B2R WELLESLEY, MA

Phone: 781-943-3944
Email: wellesley@bachtorock.com

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Linden Square
200 Linden Street, Unit A
Wellesley, MA 02482

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Bach to Rock in Wellesley, MA provides music lessons for students of all ages and skill levels living in, but not limited to, Wellesley, Natick & Newton. Instruments we teach include guitar, piano, drums, voice, 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 Wellesley and Norfolk County.

B2R News

B2R News

Music Lessons for Wellesley, Natick & Newton Students

Music Lessons for Wellesley, Natick & Newton Students

10/20/2017 12:00:00 AM EDT
3 years ago

The music teachers at Bach to Rock in Wellesley, MA are currently enrolling students from Wellesley, Natick and Newton. Instrument offerings for private lessons include guitar and bass, piano, drums, voice, brass, woodwinds, strings and more! At B2R we believe learning to play music should be fun. It's call "play" for a reason, after all. We transform music and music lessons into a social experience, adding a strong group incentive to playing, learning, and practicing.

If you already know how to play an instrument or sing, ask us about joining a B2R Band or Glee Club. All of our students have the opportunity to showcase their talents at local events like the Upham PTO Sports Carnival and the Halloween Parade at Hunnewell Field. Visit our events page for more details.

Contact us any time to inquire or enroll at 781-943-3944 or wellesley@bachtorock.com.

Free Ice Cream At Bach To Rock Wellesley

Free Ice Cream At Bach To Rock Wellesley

7/10/2017 12:00:00 AM EDT
3 years ago

One local business is celebrating summer in style. On July 11, a Bach to Rock, a music school on Linden Street is pairing up with Mix 104.1 for an open house extravaganza.

"This is our first time doing something with radio," said Cali Calendrello who worked for Mix 104.1 and then with CBS Radio for 15 years before joking the team at Bach to Rock... read more on Patch.

B2R Wellesley Participating in Make Music Boston 2017

B2R Wellesley Participating in Make Music Boston 2017

6/15/2017 12:00:00 AM EDT
3 years ago

Bach to Rock is proud to be a partner for the 2017 Make Music Boston.  Make Music Boston is a live, free musical celebration on June 21, the longest day of the year.   Music lovers will enjoy and participate in concerts on streets, sidewalks, and parks across the city including at Bach to Rock in Wellesley with live performances throughout the day including:

  • Singer-Songwriter "Carlin Tripp" from 12p-12:45p
  • Pop & Jazz Artists "The Sunset Kings" from 1p-2p
  • Pop/Rock stars "Fourshadow" from 5p-5:45p
  • R&B sensation "Rey Royale" from 6p-6:45p
  • Rock & Blues band "Above the Din" from 7p-8p

 

  • Carlin Tripp is an American songwriter drawing from a life spent roaming the country, seeking out rare experiences and making new friends along the way. His songs reflect on love lost, love found and the trials and joys we all face in our day to day existence.

 

  • The Sunset Kings are a six-piece band that fuses Poetic soul, rock n roll, jazz, funk, indie, spoken word, with subtle flavors of modern pop

 

  • Fourshadow is an American alternative rock band out of the Merrimack Valley area. The 4 young multi-instrumentalist, all age 16 and under and influenced by bands such as twenty-one pilots, Green Day, Nirvana, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Foo Fighters, they launched their self-titled debut album in November 2016.

 

  • Rey Royale has been practicing and perfecting his brand of rhythm and blues for the last 15 years, bringing emotion, talent, and timeless music back to R&B by pairing sultry vocals and heartfelt lyrics with soulful old school stylings and steamy new school sensuality.

 

  • Above the Din is Boston doom rock. Transcendent grunge. A melancholy trio.  They fuse the angst of Seattle grunge with the doom-laden riffs of English hard rock. All three band members studied at Berklee College of Music, but each come from different musical backgrounds that influence Above the Din’s style.

 

Make Music Boston happens all day Wednesday, June 21st throughout the Boston area including Bach to Rock Wellesley located at 200A Linden Street at the Shops at Linden Square – across from CVS Pharmacy in Wellesley, MA.   For more information visit Wellesley.B2RMusic.com/news or call 781-943-3944.

Rock On this Summer at Wellesley’s Bach to Rock Music School

Rock On this Summer at Wellesley’s Bach to Rock Music School

5/23/2017 12:00:00 AM EDT
3 years ago

Innovative music school Bach to Rock is the go-to place in Wellesley where students of any age or skill level will find themselves presented with tremendous opportunities to learn in an environment that stays true to its mantra that learning should be fun. As summer gets closer, have you thought about a summer camp that will take your child into the world of music while encouraging them to stretch their abilities and have fun doing it? Bach to Rock’s half- and full-day summer programs start at age 3  and provide a dynamic atmosphere for students to play and learn music with their friends and make new ones... read more.

Bach to Rock Music School Achieves Top Franchise Rankings in Entrepreneur Magazine and Franchise Gator for 2021

Bach to Rock Music School Achieves Top Franchise Rankings in Entrepreneur Magazine and Franchise Gator for 2021

2/19/2021 12:00:00 AM EST
a week ago

Bach to Rock (B2R), America’s music school for students of all ages, proudly announces it has attained top franchise rankings for 2021 in Entrepreneur Magazine and Franchise Gator.  The Entrepreneur Franchise 500® ranking features Bach to Rock at #240 in its January/February issue.  Franchise Gator showcases Bach to Rock at #15 in its Top 100 Franchises list, which accompanies its Fastest Growing Franchises and Top Emerging Franchises lists, where Bach to Rock achieved #32 and #44 respectively.

Check out Bach to Rock’s complete list of industry accolades, which spans the brand’s 11 years of franchising.

“This dual recognition speaks to the dedication of our franchisees and corporate team as we quickly responded and retooled our business model to meet families’ needs during this challenging year.  Children deserve creative, enriching and fun music lessons now more than ever,” said Brian Gross, President of Bach to Rock. Bach to Rock now provides families a hybrid model of education, which features in-person lessons, virtual lessons, or a combination of both, offering choices and flexibility.  “It has been an honor to continue to serve our families and their communities. We pride ourselves on our strong community relationships, so this industry recognition truly validates our work.”

The Franchise 500® ranking is known as the world’s first and most comprehensive franchise ranking, with 2021 being its 42nd year.  View Bach to Rock’s placement in the Entrepreneur  Franchise 500® ranking.  An online franchise directory, Franchise Gator created their Top 100 list to help future franchise owners find an opportunity that was the right fit for their experience, interest, and financial capabilities. Visit Franchise Gator to view Bach to Rock’s listing.

Bach to Rock – A Franchise Opportunity with Industry Stature

Bach to Rock has earned numerous accolades including being named: a Top 500 Franchise for 2021 by Entrepreneur Magazine; a Top 100 Franchise for 2021 by Franchise Gator; a number one franchise for Children’s Enrichment Programs and a Top 150 Franchise for Veterans by Entrepreneur Magazine; and one of the 500 Powerhouse Brands by Franchise Times. To learn more about franchise ownership opportunities and programs for veterans, contact Ralph Rillon, vice president of franchise development, at 1-855-227-7570 or rrillon@bachtorock.com, or visit bachtorockfranchise.com.

 

About Bach to Rock: Changing the Way Students Learn Music 

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. B2R is the music school kids would have designed for themselves, with weekly ensemble instruction and band formations leading 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 forty-five schools open and an additional seven schools in development. The franchise is trending to become a $25 million brand, teaching over 65,000 children and adults since the company’s inception in 2007.  Follow B2R on Facebook and on Twitter. For more information, visit bachtorock.com or call 1-877-227-8558.

Bach to Rock Music School Announces New School Opening in Fishers, Indiana

Bach to Rock Music School Announces New School Opening in Fishers, Indiana

2/12/2021 12:00:00 AM EST
2 weeks ago

Bach to Rock, America’s music school for students of all ages, proudly announces it is opening a new school in Fishers, Indiana. The community is invited to the free grand opening on March 6, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at 12514 E 116th Street, Fishers, IN 46037. 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 enjoy performances by instructors.  The school will be practicing and enforcing state and county mandated COVID-19 public health safety and social distancing guidelines. As such, face coverings are required for all attendees at the school. The school will serve students from (but not limited to) Fishers, Ingalls, Fortville, McCordsville and Noblesville.

Music lessons with Bach to Rock help students build teamwork, develop social skills, foster self-esteem, promote peer recognition and can lead to lasting friendships.  “We are happy to be opening our newest school in Fishers, Indiana.  As continue to navigate the pandemic, parents need options to keep their children engaged in fun, interactive and stimulating activities,” said President of Bach to Rock, Brian Gross. Bach to Rock is providing families a hybrid model of education, which features in-person lessons, virtual lessons, or a combination of both, offering families choices and flexibility.

 

Meet Bach to Rock Franchisees Andy and Jennifer Flickner, and Kellie Miles-Fink

Andy and Jennifer Flickner, owners of the Bach to Rock school in Carmel, Indiana, are thrilled to open their second Bach to Rock school in nearby Fishers. Joining them is their new franchisee partner, Kellie Miles-Fink, who served as Assistant Director at the Carmel location and is now the Director of Bach to Rock Fishers. The franchisee team works closely with families to build relationships and gain an understanding of each student’s talents, abilities and goals for music lessons. “We are heartened by the success of our Carmel school and cannot wait to bring the Bach to Rock method to families in the Fishers area. If your children have a passion for music, our school will provide enrichment, fun and great memories all at once,” said Andy Flickner.  The Flickners have been featured in Franchising USA Magazine, and profiled on Bach to Rock’s website.

Bach to Rock Fishers offers programs for students of all ages including: individual and group lessons in piano, voice, guitar, drums and more; “Rock City” for preschoolers and “Rock and Roll” for toddlers; beginning piano “Kids n Keys” for children in grades K-2; and summer camps and birthday parties. The school also features the Beat Refinery DJ school, which offers mixing, scratching, and music production classes.  Plus, students can get involved in a glee club or rock band

 

Bach to Rock – A Franchise Opportunity with Industry Stature

Bach to Rock has earned numerous accolades including being named: a Top 500 Franchise for 2021 by Entrepreneur Magazine; a Top 100 Franchise for 2021 by Franchise Gator; a number one franchise for Children’s Enrichment Programs and a Top 150 Franchise for Veterans by Entrepreneur Magazine; and one of the 500 Powerhouse Brands by Franchise Times. To learn more about franchise ownership opportunities and veteran and franchise referral programs, contact Ralph Rillon, vice president of franchise development, at 1-855-227-7570 or franchise@bachtorock.com, or visit bachtorockfranchise.com.

 

About Bach to Rock: Changing the Way Students Learn Music 

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. B2R is the music school kids would have designed for themselves, with weekly ensemble instruction and band formations leading 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 forty-five schools open and an additional seven schools in development. The franchise is trending to become a $25 million brand, teaching over 65,000 children and adults since the company’s inception in 2007.  Follow B2R on Facebook and on Twitter. For more information, visit bachtorock.com or call 1-877-227-8558.

For More Details on Our March 6, 2021 Grand Opening:

Visit: 12514 E 116th Street, Fishers, IN 46037

Call: (317) 588-9900

Email: fishers@bachtorock.com

Web: https://fishers.bachtorock.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/B2RFishersIN

Wall of Fame

Wall of Fame

Penfield NY Battle Winners 2021

Penfield NY Battle Winners 2021

2/22/2021 12:00:00 AM EST
5 days ago

MD/VA DJ Battle Winners Fall 2019

MD/VA DJ Battle Winners Fall 2019

12/12/2019 12:00:00 AM EST
1 years ago

Congratulations to all of our DJs who participated in this year's MD/VA Battle of the DJs. Competitors took home prizes sponsored by Chuck Levins as well as awesome feedback from our judges DJ Beauty and the Beatz, DJ Spicez, and DJ Sean J. 

  • 1st: DJ EX0SKELETON
  • 2nd: DJ Amplitude
  • 3rd: MG Ham
  • 4th: DJ Ghost
  • 5th: DJ Cloudkiller
  • Runners up: DJ Akijaun, DJ Electric Bird, DJ Zen

Penfield NY Battle Winners

Penfield NY Battle Winners

9/24/2019 12:00:00 AM EDT
1 years ago

Battle of the Bands at BayTowne Plaza on September 8th, 2019.

Virginia Battle Winners 2019

Virginia Battle Winners 2019

6/23/2019 12:00:00 AM EDT
1 years ago

The Winners from our Virginia Battle at Tally Ho and The State Theater.

Maryland Battle Winners 2019

Maryland Battle Winners 2019

6/22/2019 12:00:00 AM EDT
1 years ago

The Winners from our June 22 Maryland Battle at the AMP by Strathmore

New York City Battle Winners

New York City Battle Winners

6/18/2019 12:00:00 AM EDT
1 years ago

In a fierce competition at the 2019 Bach to Rock Battle of the Bands, 36 bands went head-to-head at City Winery in New York City on Sunday, June 9.

Over 800 proud parents, family members and fans came to support and cheer on students from Bach to Rock Port Washington, Bach to Rock Mamaroneck and Bach to Rock Nanuet.

The groups performed in both the Main Space and The Loft at City Winery and rocked the iconic hotspot.

“The students, who range in age from 7 to 18, and their band coaches worked tirelessly for months to prepare for this tremendous event and I’m beyond proud of all the performers,” said Bach to Rock Port Washington Director Elana Hayden. “While this is a competition, the main point is for the kids to have a great experience, to get to perform in a top New York City venue – and to have fun and feel like a rock star!”

Six seasoned music industry professionals, Carolee Goodgold (Carly Simon), John Miller (Michael Jackson, Eric Clapton), Brandon “Taz” Niederauer (Lady Gaga, Dr. John), Cameron Rasmussen (Disney’s Aladdin on Broadway), Jason Reese (Sal “The Voice” Valentinetti) and Wayne Schuster (Blood, Sweat, and Tears) judged the performances.

Over 150 students performed on stages that have hosted Lou Reed, Suzanne Vega, Joan Osborne, Taj Mahal, Patti Smith, and Buster Poindexter to name a few.

The bands were scored on several criteria including musical ability, technical ability, stage presence, material, creativity, and professionalism. All the competitors study a variety of musical disciplines at Bach to Rock music school, including music theory, instrument instruction, recording arts, performance arts, voice lessons and band coaching.

Featured Student - Indica

Featured Student - Indica

6/6/2019 12:00:00 AM EDT
1 years ago

This is our student of the month: Indica! She has been playing piano for one year now! When she isn't playing music, she enjoys biking and disc golf. A fun fact about Indica is that her name means "night star princess protected by wolves". Her favorite thing about being a part of Bach to Rock is singing with her band Purple Nightmare, as well as playing piano with her mom who also takes lessons here. Congrats Indica!

Featured Student - Erik S

Featured Student - Erik S

5/21/2019 12:00:00 AM EDT
1 years ago

Age: 12

Erik is a level 2 DJ student who began his journey at Bach to Rock through our DJ and Recording Arts summer camps.

Erik has the longest drive of any of our students commuting all the way from Buffalo. He’s a natural at mixing, mashing and getting the crowd dancing. His instructor, DJ Don (Jack), says “Erik always comes to lessons with tons of enthusiasm ready to learn. You can tell he is very dedicated and works on his DJing at home. He is inspired by the artist Marshmello."