FutureStars Showcase 2017 Highlights

The Crushers
The Crushers of Sterling raised the roof with rock’n’roll classics. CLICK FOR MORE PHOTOS

The Crushers
The Crushers’ band members each received a City Music gift card, an On Stage sportpack, and a City Music FutureStars T-shirt.

What a great show! A full house at the Bull Run – with the Crushers, selling a record number of tickets.  Their ticket sales earned them the head-liner spot in the line-up closing the showcase with an encore. Continue reading “FutureStars Showcase 2017 Highlights”

FutureStars Showcase 2017 Line Up

The Crushers
The Crushers, Chocksett Middle and Wachusett Regional students, are returning for their second performance at FutureStars.  They’ll be playing rock/alternative rock and debuting original music too.

Tickets On Sale Now, for the April 2nd Show!

$15 each from any of our FutureStars Bands

We have a great bunch of enthusiastic and aspiring young musicians this year.  The bands are from Barre, Bedford, Chelmsford, Harvard, Hubbardston, and Leominster.  Continue reading “FutureStars Showcase 2017 Line Up”

Apply Now for FutureStars Showcase 2017

Applications are available now!

Calling all

Teen Musician Bands,

18 years & under:

Apply to perform at City Music’s
FutureStars Showcase 2017

Concert will be held at the Bull Run, in Shirley MA

Sunday April 2nd, 2017


   Play for family and friends   ~   Earn cash & win prizes   ~   Network with other players

~ Open the door to future performing opportunities

All music genres are welcome

 Click here to get your application


  Deadline to apply is: February 25, 2017

City Music Leominster Grand Opening Winners

Jesse Valeri won this beautiful Yamaha FSX800C acoustic guitar
Jesse Valeri won this beautiful Yamaha FSX800C acoustic guitar
Dan Sweeney is happy with his winning Gretsch Jim Dandy parlor guitar

We had lots of winners at our Grand Opening Block Party.  We are grateful to our many vendors that contributed generously to make our opening day a huge success.  In addition to the 12 free drawing winners, we gave away dozens more sticks, strings, t-shirts, hats, water bottles, key chains and free guitar re-strings throughout the day.  Continue reading “City Music Leominster Grand Opening Winners”

All New! City Music Leominster’s Sales, Ensemble and Lesson Studios

new open signs tinyWe have made the move just down the block
to our newly renovated space at

31 Sack Blvd, in Leominster

(the former Newbury Comics location)

Please join us for our big celebration on Saturday, September 10th, 2016 from 10 am to 4 pm.

Continue reading “All New! City Music Leominster’s Sales, Ensemble and Lesson Studios”

Our Best Tips for Getting Kids to Practice

Getting our children to practice their instruments – or any important skill – has long been a challenge for parents.  All families want to make the most of the investment in musical instruments and lessons, and are anxious to see their children benefit from the discipline of learning music.  There is no magic pill to solving this sometimes daily squabble in homes, but here are our 10 best tips that could change the struggle to celebration.  Continue reading “Our Best Tips for Getting Kids to Practice”