BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Bach to Rock (B2R), America's music school for students of all ages, announced today four new locations for schools that will open in Rocklin, Calif., Jacksonville Beach, Fla., Wellesley, Mass., and Houston, Texas, in Winter 2016. These new locations will offer a variety of programs for both children and adults, including individual lessons, group classes such as Rock Band, early childhood programs for children as young as six months old, and summer camps. To date, Bach to Rock has 11 schools open, five franchise schools in development with an additional 30 schools sold nationwide.
Bach to Rock's newest schools opening next year will be located at the following addresses:
- Bach to Rock Rocklin – 2311 Sunset Boulevard, Rocklin, Calif.
- Bach to Rock Jacksonville Beach – 2280 3rd Street South, Jacksonville Beach, Fla.
- Bach to Rock Wellesley – 200A Linden Street, Wellesley, Mass.
- Bach to Rock Houston – 9075A Katy Freeway, Houston, Texas
"We are excited to end the year by announcing three new locations in Florida, Massachusetts and Texas and a second school in California as we continue to expand Bach to Rock's presence," said Brian Gross, president of Bach to Rock. "Our success would not be possible without our dedicated franchisees and site directors who are focused on bringing music and arts programs into cities across the country. We look forward to offering our fun, progressive curriculum to families in these new markets."
Bach to Rock franchisees are provided with an array of tools to position them for success including extensive hands-on training, marketing and public relations support and a proprietary web-based management system, among other tools. Franchisees also benefit from multiple revenue streams such as individual and group classes, early childhood education programs, state-of-the-art recording studios, summer and winter camps, birthday parties and more.
Bach to Rock is currently seeking qualified candidates to open franchise locations in markets across the country. Individuals seeking to own and operate a Bach to Rock should posses a minimum net worth of $500,000 and liquid assets of at least $100,000. While music experience or ability is not necessary, candidates should have a passion for music and be able to build a strong team of committed musicians to ensure the school's success. Franchisees can expect their initial investment to range from approximately $370,000 to $522,500, including a $35,000 franchise fee.
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.
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 [email protected], or visit www.bachtorockfranchise.com.
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 five franchise-owned schools in Bristow, Va., Port Washington, N.Y., Wayne, Pa., Folsom, Calif., and Mamaroneck, N.Y. Seven franchised schools are in development in Massachusetts, California, Texas, Florida, Arizona, North Carolina and Virginia with an additional 33 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.
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