School of Music > Community Music > Programs > Adult > New Horizons
Groups meet weekly for eight sessions and perform in concert at the
end of each quarter. Participants must provide their own instruments in
good repair. Band, String Orchestra and select, smaller ensembles are
New Horizons groups have appeared at the Sheffield Garden Walk,
Renaissance Court at the Chicago Cultural Center, and Sunrise of Lincoln
No previous musical experience is necessary. Novices start with
Beginner band or Duo lessons that concentrate on basic instrumental
technique and note reading. More experienced players enter directly into
Participants must have previous instrumental experience. Less
experienced players begin with string sectionals. Intermediate/Advanced
players enter directly into the String Orchestra.
For intermediate wind and brass players, this class will explore jazz standards and focus on developing improvisational skills.
This ensemble is perfect for intermediate and advanced flutists who
are interested in exploring the rich literature available for flute