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Performances
Performances
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It's never too late to start playing again!

News and Announcements

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The Movies Like Never Before!

Congratulations to all of our amazing musicians, guests, and volunteers for yet another spectacular summer concert!

SOUNDS OF THE SEASON: YEAR 2

Congratulations to everyone in ALL of our groups, and to our special guests, The Holy Blossom Ukers, on a fabulous […]

Dress Rehearsals Wrap-Up for “Sounds of the Season” Concert

Once again, the combined bands of New Horizons North York completed our dress rehearsals for the upcoming ‘Sounds of Season’ […]

Haven't played in a while? That's okay!

New Horizons Music North York

Our Mission and History
New Horizons Music North York is a member of New Horizons Music International which has nearly 200 member groups worldwide, The New Horizons Music program was founded in the 1990’s by Dr. Roy Ernst of the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, NY. The goal of the organization is to engage adults in group music making, including those with little or no musical experience, as well as those who were active in school music programs but have been inactive for a long period. Many studies have shown that there are multiple benefits to playing music in a group, and that as we age, music keeps our brains and bodies active, enhances our enjoyment in life, and provides opportunities for positive social interactions and friendship. New Horizons is an inclusive organization geared towards the creation of nurturing, non-judgemental musical experiences for all participants.

Recent Concerts

Take a look through some of our latest concerts. Be sure to check out our videos on the concerts page.

Groups & Ensembles

Click below for more details about our diverse musical ensembles. If you need some help choosing the right group, contact us! Let's find the right group for you.

Beginner Concert Band

Our small beginner group offers a friendly, intimate setting as you restart your musical journey.

Intermediate Concert Band

Our intermediate group is a dynamic ensemble for dedicated new musicians, as we continue mastering our instruments.

Group Ukulele

Our ukulele group is a fun beginner ensemble, for those looking to strum along to some recognizable tunes and build fundamental musical skills.

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Meet our Players

Here's what some of our many great musicians have to say!
New Horizons Music has helped me rediscover music after 40 years. It's great fun playing in a group, and always leaves me feeling great!
John

John

Trumpet

I enjoyed music as a student but lost touch. It was great to learn to play again in a relaxing setting like New Horizons. I especially enjoyed the effort of our amazing instructors Susan and Ari. Highly recommend you come by, and see what we're like.
Allen

Allen

Clarinet