Our goal is to turn your musical dream into reality.
Music Compound was founded in 2015—bringing to life Jenny's vision of musical
engagement for children, adults, families, and community ensembles. Over 500 members
play, practice, and perform at two convenient locations in Bradenton and Sarasota.
Music Compound's 42 staff members deliver award-winning holistic music education,
catering to all ages, genres, and ability levels.
1751 Cattlemen Road, Sarasota, FL 34232
4740 SR 64 East, Bradenton, FL 34208
Join us for one of our monthly concerts, schedule a trial lesson, or stop by for a tour! We
love to share the energy of music in motion!
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JENNY ALDAY TOWNSEND
CEO - INNOVATOR - MENTOR
With a background in business development, sales, and marketing, Jenny has succeeded in identifying market opportunities and growing businesses within various business sectors. Although Jenny is not a trained musician, she recognized that holistic music education and casual performance opportunities meet a need in this community—where conservatory training targets a more formal approach.
Her instincts were correct and Music Compound continues to grow and delight students of all ages and abilities through camps, lessons, concerts, and special events.
Jenny is passionate about encouraging and empowering young female entrepreneurs in their journey toward personal and professional excellence. Jenny has played a pivotal role in the growth of numerous enterprises—both for-profit and
non-profit. She credits her achievements to the valuable influence of her entrepreneurial
Jenny is an active volunteer for organizations that address cancer research, children's issues, and mental health. She is committed to her community and has launched several initiatives
including the hugely successful Rock Your Summer Reading program that was started during COVID to promote local businesses and to encourage literacy through summer reading challenges.
Music Compound has donated nearly $100k to its local community since launching in 2016.
You may have seen her featured in local newspapers, on television, or listened to her podcast. Jenny is an avid tennis player, a true Floridian beach walker, and a world traveler.
Named 2020 YOUNG PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR by
Sarasota Chamber of Commerce
President and Founder, Music Compound
Launched in 2015
Music Compound is a contemporary performance-based music education company featuring private and group lessons as well as entertainment venues that inspire musical collaboration.
One of Florida's leading music schools with over 40 employees and 500 members, Music Compound's mission is to help all participants embrace their musical dreams regardless of
age or ability level.