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Adult Beginning Band (New Horizons Band)

The New Horizons Band (NHB) is for adults who want to learn to play a band instrument for the first time or who wish to relearn an instrument.

The band provides a relaxed and fun learning environment. The group gives several performances each semester.

A New Horizons Jazz Band is also available on Thursday evenings for those who would like to broaden their musical horizons by learning jazz.

Visit the national New Horizons web site at www.newhorizonsmusic.org.

Rehearsals begin the week of September 14, 2015
Mondays, 6-8 p.m.
Tuesdays, 9-11 a.m.
Thursdays, 9-11 a.m.

Thursdays, 7-9 p.m. (New Horizons Jazz Band)

Participates may choose to enroll for either once or twice a week. Any combination of the times above may be chosen

Tuition:
$135 for one day per week (15 weeks)
$180 for two days per week (15 weeks)

Jazz Band Tuition:

Free for NHB members; $90 for non-members (15 weeks)

Snowbird rate: $95
For those who will not be attending band during the winter months.

Monday Group NHB Calendar
Tuesday/Thursday Group NHB Calendar

New Horizons Band Flier (PDF)

The morning groups are led by Jack Mike. The evening group is led by Melanie Rosin.

Call the CMS Office at (517) 355-7661 to enroll or register in person.

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NHB saxophones

"I'm glad I discovered CMS in 2003. The NHB has been a good experience for me, as well as a good thing for the community."

-CMS New Horizons Band student

 

"This is great fun. I should have started trumpet sooner."

-CMS New Horizons Band student

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