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Adult Community Band
(New Horizons Band)

Now Recruiting New Members for NHB!

Be a part of a community  of people who love music as much as you!
Don't worry if you have little or no music experience, we will get you
started on the instrument of your choice and teach you how to play!
Come see what NHB is all about by visiting one of our rehearsals on
Tue. and Thurs. from 9-11 a.m. or Mon. from 6-8 p.m.
If you decide to join, you can register the same day!

See the CMS New Horizons Band in action on HOMTV Meridian!

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.

Fall 2017-18 rehearsals begin the week of September 11, 2017
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

$140.40 for one day per week (15 weeks)
$187.20 for two days per week (15 weeks)

Jazz Band Tuition:

Free for NHB members; $98.80 for non-members (15 weeks)

Snowbird rate: $98.80
For those who will not be attending band during the winter months.

New Horizons Band Flier (PDF)

The morning group is led by Jack Mike and Larry Thompson; evening group is led by Patti Kroth, and the Jazz Band is led by Tyson Haynes.

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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