Babson Magazine

Spring 2013

News, Notes + Nods


Peter Sides

Peter Sides is president of the Robert M. Sides Family Music Centers ( in Williamsport, Pa. He emails, “I’m pleased to announce the acquisition of Haines Music in nearby Selinsgrove. We will incorporate the company into our 52,000-square-foot headquarters. Family owned and operated for more than 75 years, Robert M. Sides provides sales, rentals, and repairs to choral, orchestral, and band programs at more than 300 schools in Pennsylvania and New York. Our business has been named a Top 100 Music Store Chain by The Music Trades magazine and a Top 100 Music Store by NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants).”