Welcome to West Michigan New Horizons Music Ensembles. Our organization is a member of the New Horizons International Music Association. Founded in Grand Rapids, Michigan in 1999 with just 13 members, our group has grown rapidly and today numbers nearly 100 musicians participating in five different ensembles. We are a non-profit organization that performs formal concerts as well as outreach programs for schools, retirement homes and nursing facilities. We believe music is a way of making vital connections to life.
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- Exciting News!
- We’re Moving!
- Are you retired or play an instrument?
- Come celebrate spring with us!
- Mark your calendar!
- The Symphonic and Concert Bands help Music Director, Nancy Summers, celebrate her birthday.
- Reluctantly, due to the weather, West Michigan New Horizons has made a decision to cancel tonight’s concert. Stay tuned for a rescheduled date.
- Upcoming Concert
- Ransom Street Big Band is our Premier Ensemble!
- Time to Donate is Running Out!
- Our Annual Fund Drive is in Full Swing.
- A Huge Thank You to All Who Attended Our Concert!
- Add this exciting Christmas concert to your calendar! Concert band tunes, swing band melodies and handbell music. Oh, my!
- Want to make music with us? Go to our Contacts page to sign up or ask questions.
- The German Band, a New Horizons Ensemble, played for several Octoberfest celebrations in local retirement homes. Led by conductor, Dave LaRowe, it was a fun time for residents and musicians alike!
- With gratitude & excitement, we announce our latest grant from the state of Michigan and NEA!
- A Great Opportunity This Fall!
- Do you play a PERCUSSION instrument?
- Do you play a WOODWIND instrument?
- Do you play a brass instrument?