Meet Our Team

We are dedicated to helping music students have a positive learning experience that results in high level performance.


Matt Harloff

After graduating from Indiana University in 1996 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education, Matt Harloff was appointed the Assistant Band Director for the Avon Band Department in Avon, Indiana.

He earned a Master’s Degree in Education from the University of Indianapolis in 2001.


Ben Harloff

Ben Harloff has two degrees from Indiana University: Trumpet Performance and Music Education. While at IU, Ben studied trumpet with Edmund Cord, Stephen Burns, John Rommel and Dominic Spera.

Ben completed a Master’s Degree in conducting from Southern Oregon University in 2008.


Michael Klesch

Michael Klesch is an arranger and clinician for numerous marching bands across the US. He is Musical Director and Brass Arranger for the 2013 DCI World Champion Carolina Crown, and staff arranger for the University of Alabama Million Dollar Band.