Pure Rock Studios and Special Guests to Present at Next all Music 1 Million Cups Rochester

Join the entrepreneurial and small business community at the next 1 Million Cups Rochester on Wednesday July 12th (tomorrow!) from 9-10AM in the Bleu Duck Kitchen Event Space. This month is a very special music focused edition of 1 Million Cups! Join in to welcome featured entrepreneur, Ryan Utterback of Pure Rock Studios, and bonus innovators Dylan Hilliker, Founder of ROCKchester, Zach Zurn, Owner of Carpet Booth Studios, plus a special performance by Pure Rock students.


About Pure Rock Studios

Pure Rock Studios is Rochester’s premier lesson and performance center that custom fits lessons to meet student’s needs. Pure Rock provides private and group lessons, but also gives students the ability to participate in live performances. The Pure Rock team believes that live performance builds up a student’s confidence and stage presence, a skill important in multiple aspects of life, and allows students to immediately apply techniques learned in class.

Launched in: 2011

Founder: Ryan Utterback

Industry: Music



About ROCKchester

ROCKchester is a local music and arts festival curated by teens and featuring teen musicians and artists.

Launched in: 2016

Founder: Dylan Hilliker

Industry: Music


About Carpet Booth Studios

Carpet Booth Studios is Rochester’s only full production and recording facility.

Launched in: 2017

Founder: Zach Zurn

Industry: Music


About 1 Million Cups

1 Million Cups is a free, national education program developed by the Kauffman Foundation. 1 Million Cups takes place every Wednesday at 9AM across 116 US communities to support and encourage entrepreneurs. The program is based on the idea that entrepreneurs connect and discover solutions over one million cups of coffee.