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Music Matters School of Music

Music is an art form that can be enjoyed for a lifetime. Music brings people together. When a person learns to communicate through music, they participate in a shared experience that can foster friendships, build community, and inspire. We serve students from Batavia, Geneva, North Aurora, Elburn, West Chicago, Aurora, St. Charles as well as many other cities within the Fox Valley and western suburbs of Chicago.

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We are now in our new location, the old Louise White School in Batavia.


Music Matters School of Music, located at 24 N Washington Batavia, IL, is the premiere music school in the Fox Valley. We encourage our students to explore all areas of music. We offer piano lessons, drum lessons, guitar lessons, voice lessons, Ukulele lessons, saxophone lessons as well as lessons for any other percussiono instruments.

The school also offers several opportunities to perform either as a soloist or in one of our many ensembles. You’re invited to come and experience a new expression of you through music with us.

12 Benefits of Being A Music Matters Student


1. Study at Kane County's Best Music School!
Music Matters has been voted the Best Music School in Kane County since 2011 by the readers of the Kane County Chronicle and for 2012! Thank you to all that voted!

2. Proven Track Record of Excellence Since 2006
Music Matters opened it's doors in 2006 and we have enriched the lives of more than 1,000 families via music making. Our mission is to provide people of all ages and abilities the tools for a life long love a music. We do not sell or rent instruments. Our focus is guiding our community members on their musical journey.

3. Apollo Club Rewards Program For Students and Parents
Apollo is the Music Matters mascot and students/parents can join his club for free to earn prizes, discounts, and even free music lessons. He might be the most popular dog in Batavia.

4. Guitar, Drums, Piano, Voice, Ukulele and More In the Same Location
Save time by scheduling multiple instruments for the same day. We offer the most popular instruments: Drums, Piano, Voice, Guitar, and more! Monday-Thursday, lots of prime time lesson spots

5. Over 20 University Trained Teachers Teach You What You Want to Learn
Our teachers are university trained or have the professional equivalent after years of playing on the road. Our teachers understand that everyone has different goals and we customize your lessons to meet your needs. All of our teachers LOVE teaching and sharing music with people of all ages and abilities.

6. No Long Term Commitments
Students are on a month-to-month basis. You can start lessons at anytime and withdraw at anytime.
7. Two Optional, Low-Pressure Recitals Every December and May
Our students have the opportunity to participate in our recitals. Here they can share their music with the Music Matters community, friends and family. Students are not required to participate, but those that do really have fun. By having recitals, students learn about goal setting and creating good practice habits. Some past recital themes include Musical Superheros, Music & Art, Music Tales, and On the Red Carpet.

8. Large Parking Lot, Two Lounges, and Children Play Area
Music Matters has plenty of off street parking for our community members. We also want you to be comfortable while your with us, we have leather sofas and plenty of magazines in our lounges for you to relax and enjoy.

9. Located In the Heart of Batavia
Music Matters has a convenient location on the east side of the downtown in the beautiful former Louis White School.

10. Professional Office Staff to Assist You with Your Needs
Our friendly office staff is here to answer any questions you may have. If you have billing questions, need to reschedule lessons, or just want to let us know how lessons are going, we are here to help.

11. Quality Instruments, Amplifiers, and Professional Teaching Studios
We have spared no expense in providing or students with professional teaching studios to assist them with their lessons. Each of our 14 studios has stereos, amplifiers, and recording studio grade sound panels. Music Matters has the largest collection of percussion instruments so that our students can explore all that percussion has to offer. We are constantly renovating our studios to make sure they meet the needs of our students.

12. Student Appreciation Night
Every May, we hold a large carnival in our parking lot for our students to enjoy. Free food, games, prizes, live music and the highlight of the night, the dunk tank, can all be enjoyed by the Music Matters community.