New Horizons Ensembles

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Core Ensembles

Note: Participants in a Core ensemble receive 25% off all other New Horizons ensembles.

New Horizons Beginning Band

Priscilla Todd Brown & Nick Exler, Directors
Wednesdays, 9-11 a.m.
Tuition: $145 per semester

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                                                                                                  New Horizons Beginning Band, Kilbourn Hall, May 16, 2013

New Horizons Concert Band (Intermediate) and Symphonic Band (Advanced)

Bruce Burritt and Alan Woy, Directors
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9-11 a.m.

Concert and Symphonic Band members are expected to play in just one of these two bands, attending both the band and section rehearsals of their selected band.  Certain exceptions may be made, at the invitation of the conductors, to meet critical needs of a band. Members may switch from the Concert to the Symphonic Band or vice versa at any time.

Tuition: $170 per semester

New Horizons Beginning Strings

Anyango Agah Yarbo-Davenport, Director
Tuesdays, 9-11 a.m.

The New Horizons Beginning (Green) Strings is a program designed for adults who are either new to violin, viola, cello, or bass, or wish to brush up on their technical, musical, or ensemble skills.  Sessions are in a class/lab format and address a variety of topics, including music-reading, rhythm skills, string technique, ensemble playing, and practice following a conductor.  Participants are encouraged to share their questions, as well as their successes and struggles in practicing to each class meeting, as participants have much to learn from each other.  Repertoire studied will consist of common tunes, ensemble arrangements, technical exercises, and rhythm-reading exercises.

Tuition: $145 per semester

 

New Horizons Advanced Orchestra

Anyango Yarbo-Davenport & Lee Wright, Directors
Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9-11 a.m.
Tuition: $170 per semester

 

New Horizons Chorus

Yunn-Shan Ma, Director
Thursdays, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Tuition: $120 per semester.

 

New Horizons Big Band

Priscilla Brown, Director
Thursdays, 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Those desiring to enroll must possess at least intermediate level instrumental skills, and should read music. Enrollment with permission of the director.

Tuition: $95 per semester

 

New Horizons Vintage Jazz

Ken Scott, Director
Wednesdays, 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Those desiring to enroll must possess at least intermediate level instrumental skills, and should read music. Enrollment with permission of the director.

Tuition: $95 per semester

 

 

Additional Ensembles

Note: Participants in a Core Ensemble receive 25% off all other New Horizons ensembles.

New Horizons Winds/Brass/Percussion Participants in Orchestra

Lee Wright, Director
Wednesday, 9-10:30 a.m.
Tuition: $95 per semester

 

New Horizons Clarinet Ensemble

Alan Woy, Director
Ken Scott, Assistant director
Mondays, 9-11 a.m.
Tuition: $145 per semester

 

Flute Ensemble

Laura Lentz, Director
Thursdays, 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Tuition: $95 per semester

 

New Horizons Saxophone Ensemble

Katherine Weintraub, Director
Tuesdays, 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Tuition: $95 per semester

 

New Horizons Brass Ensemble

Ben David Aronson, Director
Thursdays, 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Tuition: $95 per semester

 

Brasso Profundo
(New Horizons Tuba/Euphonium ensemble)

Bruce Burritt, Director
Tuesdays, 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Tuition $95 per semester

 

New Horizons Trombone Choir

Ben David Aronson, , Director
Tuesdays, 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Tuition $95 per semester

 

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Last Updated: October 28, 2013