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About School of Rock Mansfield

Welcome to your one-and-only stop for seriously fun, lasting music education – School of Rock Mansfield. With passionate instructors, an impressive selection of instruments, and killer program offerings, School of Rock Mansfield equips students with the tools they need to rock their worlds.

Music is about way more than solo acts. School of Rock Mansfield is as focused on community, teamwork, and friendships as it is on inspiring awesome music. Through our performance-based approach, we foster an inclusive community of rockers in Mansfield to build a unique type of confidence only gained through cool, real life experiences. Whether we’re in serious shredding-mode or just jamming along with the band, our team spurs the growth of real, practical skills for music-minded students.

At School of Rock Mansfield, we believe everyone deserves to have fun and feel like a rock star. Visit us and get a feel for the awesome opportunities your child has waiting just around the corner.

Contact Information

School of Rock Mansfield
8021 Matlock Road#101Arlington, TX 76002
(817) 472-1131

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SundayClosed

Programs

  • At School of Rock Mansfield, our Performance Program puts our students front-and-center on a real stage for real performances. Students get to show off their killer music skills while learning serious teamwork as they and their bandmates refine their abilities through some of rock and roll’s greatest hits.

    Mansfield students will blow your mind with advanced performances chock-full of hits by famous artists such as Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Van Halen, The Rolling Stones, AC/DC, Frank Zappa, Queen, and many, many more! For our students, real performances breed real skill, and real fun.

    All students in Mansfield’s Performance Program can expect:

    • Weekly private music lessons on guitar, bass, keyboard, drums, and/or vocals
    • Weekly band rehearsal to get students prepared for real shows
    • The experience of performing on stage with their band at real venues
    • Key learning in fundamental areas such as stage performance, harmonies, musicianship, and more
    • Fun, music, and education wrapped into one all-inclusive experience!

  • School of Rock Mansfield’s Rock 101 Program encourages fun and success for our younger students as they begin their journey. The days of traditional instruction with piles of sheet music are over. At School of Rock Mansfield, we believe that playing real music is the only path to proficiency and a true appreciation for music.

    In Rock 101, students select one instrument to study, and we begin teaching fundamentals: scales, chords, notes, time signatures, and all the rest. Our unique approach to music instruction teaches our students vital fundamentals through songs they know and love, not rote memorization. With real musical context in a fun environment, we give all of our students the knowledge they need to really pursue their passion for music.

    All students in Mansfield’s Rock 101 Program can expect:

    • Weekly private music lessons on guitar, bass, keyboard, drums, and/or vocals
    • Weekly group rehearsals to reinforce the fundamentals in a team environment
    • A firm grasp of the basics of music theory and technique
    • An understanding of what it means to play solo and in a group
    • Real knowledge gained through real fun!

  • School of Rock Mansfield’s top students can audition for our most prestigious honor: the School of Rock AllStars Program. Our AllStars represent the best of the best students from School of Rock’s entire global network of schools. With incredible musical aptitude, a knack for teamwork and incredible focus, today’s AllStars truly represent the future of rock and roll.

    Each summer, our AllStars embark on an authentic concert tour to perform in jaw-dropping live shows across the country, including Red Rocks, Lollapalooza, Hangout Music Fest, NAMM, Gathering of the Vibes, and countless others. AllStars also get to share the stage with experienced, larger-than-life performers like Alice Cooper, Eddie Vedder, and Slash, to name a few. There is no better way for a star on the rise to get a taste for what professional music is really like.

    School of Rock Mansfield’s AllStars can expect:

    • Real-world performances where they can shine in their chosen medium: guitar, bass, drums, keyboard, and/or vocals
    • A fast-paced tour experience with stage shows at legendary events and venues
    • To play with the best performers from School of Rock’s global community
    • The opportunity to rock out on stage with world-renowned artists
    • An epic rock experience like no other!

  • At School of Rock Mansfield, we know how to bring the world of music, and the fun that comes with it, to adults. We get our students playing and learning at rapid-fire speeds through real performances of their favorite songs, instead of your old traditional music instruction programs with piles of sheet music and hours of rote memorization. At School of Rock Mansfield, the stage can be yours at any age.

    Our adult students learn the fundamentals of music, including scales, chords, notes, progressions, and more, from real-world instruction through some of the most iconic songs and sounds in music history. Whatever your musical taste may be, our instructors know how to create a program just for you. Whether you’re seeking basic proficiency, a standing gig as the resident guitar player at parties, or future rock star status, School of Rock Mansfield works with you to help you reach your goals.

    Students in School of Rock Mansfield’s Adult Program can expect:

    • Fast-paced instruction on the instrument of your choice: guitar, bass, drums, keyboard, and/or vocals
    • Weekly private instruction catered to your goals and level of proficiency
    • All-adult rehearsals to prepare for real performances in local venues
    • A firm grasp of music theory and technique fundamentals, taught through your favorite music genre
    • Fun, instruction, and great progression of practical skills wrapped all into one!

  • School of Rock Mansfield’s music camps and workshops are designed to bring out the best performance in a fast-paced learning environment. Just like our standard programs, our camps offer a high-energy experience that is fun, creative and team-oriented. Our students learn music by playing it with their peers, guided by experienced instructors from the music community.

    From basic Performance Boot Camps to more advanced Guitar Building and Songwriting Training, School of Rock offers opportunities for musicians of all skill levels. Camps vary by location, so please contact us for a current list of camps and workshops at School of Rock Mansfield.

    Regardless of which camp they choose, students can expect:
    • Hands-on skill building for guitar, bass guitar, keyboard, drums, and/or vocals
    • One-on-one interaction with seasoned music professionals
    • A deeper appreciation for music theory and fundamentals
    • Greater confidence, collaboration and improvisation abilities
    • A fun and interactive experienceFind a Camp or Workshop

  • Our preschool-aged Little Wing students at School of Rock Mansfield learn the creativity, confidence, and lasting experience they need to grow into life-long lovers and practitioners of music. Our exclusive approach to music education opens new doors of fun and excitement for children, from teamwork to the joy of rocking out on a favorite instrument. We create a safe, inclusive environment where music and learning work hand-in-hand to foster amazing growth in our Mansfield Rookies.

    Little Wing students at School of Rock Mansfield enjoy a broad assortment of music-centric games based on some of the most recognizable music in rock and roll history. With great music, a solid foundation in fun, and an environment that fosters real friendships, our students get an opportunity to grow like nowhere else.

    All Students in Mansfield’s Little Wing Program can expect:

    • Exploration of hand percussion and other tools to spark their imagination
    • Unique and engaging music games
    • Teamwork, cooperation, and group music activities
    • Fundamental skills for music and life
    • Fun and practical learning combined, perfectly tailored to growing minds!

At School of Rock Mansfield, our Performance Program puts our students front-and-center on a real stage for real performances. Students get to show off their killer music skills while learning serious teamwork as they and their bandmates refine their abilities through some of rock and roll’s greatest hits. Mansfield students will blow your mind with advanced performances chock-full of hits b...
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At School of Rock Mansfield, our Performance Program puts our students front-and-center on a real stage for real performances. Students get to show off their killer music skills while learning serious teamwork as they and their bandmates refine their abilities through some of rock and roll’s greatest hits.

Mansfield students will blow your mind with advanced performances chock-full of hits by famous artists such as Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Van Halen, The Rolling Stones, AC/DC, Frank Zappa, Queen, and many, many more! For our students, real performances breed real skill, and real fun.

All students in Mansfield’s Performance Program can expect:

• Weekly private music lessons on guitar, bass, keyboard, drums, and/or vocals
• Weekly band rehearsal to get students prepared for real shows
• The experience of performing on stage with their band at real venues
• Key learning in fundamental areas such as stage performance, harmonies, musicianship, and more
• Fun, music, and education wrapped into one all-inclusive experience!
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Upcoming Events

  • August 21
    11:30 AM
    Summer Axe Fest @ Billy Bob's August 21st!
    Concert
    School of Rock locations Mansfield, Southlake, and Ft Worth are coming together for this Mid-Season show! Click for Tickets!

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Staff

    • Meet Andrew Sudderth
      General Manager/Music Director
      Not having been born into a particularly musical family, and growing up in the rural Texas town of Sulphur Springs, presented School of Rock Fort Worth & School of Rock Mansfield General Ma...
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      Not having been born into a particularly musical family, and growing up in the rural Texas town of

      Sulphur Springs, presented School of Rock Fort Worth & School of Rock Mansfield General

      Manager/Music Director Andrew Sudderth with obvious challenges when it came to the realm of music

      discovery. This meant he had to seek it out for himself, and this was before the internet kids! Andrew

      took guitar lessons on and off throughout intermediate and secondary schooling in addition to taking

      advantage of school provided choral programs. Later in high school Andrew formed progressive hard

      rock band Fair to Midland which, not long after, came to be one of Dallas’ biggest drawing local acts

      resulting in catching the eyes and ears of the national and international music community. Fair to

      Midland eventually signed with Universal Records for their first international release and later with

      EOne for their second.

      Andrew worked under Grammy award winning producer David Bottrill (King Crimson, Peter Gabriel,

      Tool, Muse) during the making of Fair to Midland’s first record and later under Grammy award winner

      Joe Baressi (Queens of the Stone Age, Bad Religion, Melvins) for Fair to Midland’s sophomore effort.

      Andrew also earned co-production credits on the group’s sophomore album. It was also during the

      making of Fair to Midland’s first record Andrew trained under World renowned vocal instructor Ron

      Anderson; famous for having worked with the likes of Ozzy Osbourne, Chris Cornell, Axl Rose, Alicia

      Keys, Bjork, and many many more.

      Throughout both record cycles Fair to Midland not only played a number of prestigious festivals (i.e.

      Coachella, Download, Rock Am Ring/Rock Am Park), but also played with everyone from The Smashing

      Pumpkins, Alice in Chains, and Tool to Amy Winehouse (oddly enough) and System of a Down.

      Andrew continues to write music recreationally when he is not randomly trolling School of Rock

      hallways comically yelling at children and ruining his body w/ synthetic caffeine and bad eating habits.
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    • Meet Roscoe Justice
      General Manager
      Roscoe Justice is a singer/songwriter from Cincinnati Ohio. He began voice lessons when he was 7 years old, and began performing on stage shortly after. By the time he was 17, he had won 2 national...
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      Roscoe Justice is a singer/songwriter from Cincinnati Ohio. He began voice lessons when he was 7 years old, and began performing on stage shortly after. By the time he was 17, he had won 2 national titles in opera, and had been the lead in such musicals as Cinderella (as the prince), Tony in West Side Story, The Velveteen Rabbit, and several others. Roscoe's high school band Vas Deferens won the Battle of The Bands at Bogart's 3 years in a row from '92-'95. After releasing his first album with his new band The Laid Law Union, Roscoe and his new band The Roscoe Justice Band went on tour all over the US, opening up for such acts as Foreigner, Dr. Hook, and Jethro Tull. As a solo artist Roscoe has played on stage with such great names as Bonnie Raitt, B.B. King, Jackson Browne, and Jimmy Buffett. Roscoe has been directing and managing music schools for over 5 years as well as teaching as a band director and private lessons for guitar, bass,, and vocals, and is still playing occasionally around the Dallas Ft. Worth area.
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      • Tours, scheduling, and billing
    • Meet Nick Tittle
      Guitar, Bass and Vocal Instructor
      Nick Tittle began belting out his jazzy feel-good tunes under the wing of Fort Worth local legend Scott Copeland. Starting back in 2010, Nick would rehearse on an empty stage after closing time and...
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      Nick Tittle began belting out his jazzy feel-good tunes under the wing of Fort Worth local legend Scott Copeland. Starting back in 2010, Nick would rehearse on an empty stage after closing time and without an audience at the Thirsty Armadillo in the Historic Fort Worth Stockyards. This melodic pioneer fed off of musicians like Ray LaMontagne, Alice in Chains, and Otis Redding. Since then, he has created his own unique style that is now taking him to stages in front of audiences all over Texas. His debut album - titled appropriately, 'Screaming for Candy Art' - hit the shelves in 2013. The tracks blast altruistic original euphonies that are a refreshing addition to the Texas music scene. He is now the lead singer/rhythm guitar player for Fort Worth band Arenda Light.
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    • Meet Dylan Ewen
      Drums, Piano, Guitar, Bass Instructor
      Dylan Ewen grew up in Keller, Texas and has been playing music from a young age. He began taking guitar lessons at age 10 and from there branched out to the piano and drums. He started writing and ...
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      Dylan Ewen grew up in Keller, Texas and has been playing music from a young age. He began taking guitar lessons at age 10 and from there branched out to the piano and drums. He started writing and recording his original songs in high school and went on to receive a degree from Berklee College of Music in Electronic Production and Design. During his time in Boston he fronted the surf-rock band The Sulk Scouts and pop-punk group Yeehaw! Since the dissolution of these projects he has been pursuing his own solo music.
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      • Berklee College of Music
    • Meet Neal McAlister
      Guitar & Bass instructor
      Neal McAlister began teaching guitar lessons at the age of fourteen. Since then he has taught everything from banjo to songwriting. He obtained a minor in Music from UTA with coursework in ...
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      Neal McAlister began teaching guitar lessons at the age of fourteen. Since then he

      has taught everything from banjo to songwriting. He obtained a minor in Music from

      UTA with coursework in pedagogy, music theory, aural skills, and ensemble

      performance. Over the course of his twenty-plus years’ experience in music he has

      studied piano, cello, mandolin, and other various instruments. He has been involved

      in many performing acts over the years, primarily filling the guitarist and vocalist

      roles. His experience in recording includes engineering and producing both analog

      and digital mediums, recording garage rock, folk, and classical projects. Neal enjoys

      rocking peoples’ socks off and will replace any lost or damaged socks caused by

      unforeseen circumstances.
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    • Meet Rachel Morris
      Instructor
      Rachel has been playing the drums since she was 11 and as time has passed, her passion for them continues to grow. She has had the benefit of being taught jazz drum set and classical percussion by ...
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      Rachel has been playing the drums since she was 11 and as time has passed, her passion for them continues to grow. She has had the benefit of being taught jazz drum set and classical percussion by attending public school, while also being taught countless styles of rock drum set here at School of Rock. Rachel was a member of the Fort Worth School of Rock's Dean's List for four years, being one of our longest enrolled students. In 2015, she qualified to be part of the DFW School of Rock Summer Tour (pictured) and for two weeks, toured around the United States with the best School of Rock students in the area. She now fills in as a drummer and performs for local artists. Her inspirations include Neil Peart, Dave Grohl, Danny Carey, and Keith Moon, just to name a few.
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News

  • Summer Axe Fest @ Billy Bob's August 21st!!

    Summer Axe Fest @ Billy Bob's on August 21st!!

Testimonials

  • “Your instructors are great. I am very satisfied with how they build up my child. He is feeling good about himself and gaining self confidence.”
    --Kimberly Carmines, Mansfield Tx
  • “They really do give your child a true rock star experience! Playing live shows at cool venues, practicing and getting lessons all gave my son more confidence in his performances and he really loves going here.”
    — Meghan Morgan, Mansfield Tx
  • “School of Rock makes learning an instrument fun. After having taken piano lessons for 4 years, my 12 year old daughter became bored with it, and decided she wanted to play drums. We enrolled her at School of Rock Mansfield, and she LOVES playing drums! She enjoys both private lessons, as well as playing with a band. We love to see her perform at the local venues. Her confidence has skyrocketed since she has been at School of Rock. I would highly recommend S.O.R. to anyone!”
    — Cherie Renfroe, Mansfield Tx
  • “Staff has excellent relationship with students. They make learning fun. Nick can't wait to go there and doesn't want to leave. Everyone there such great positive role models and learning environment with positive reinforcement.”
    — Deborah Marmon, Mansfield Tx