“Providing Life Enrichment Through Embracing Music”
Welcome to the New Horizons Band |
of Summit and Stark Counties!
|Gene Rohrbough's* wife, Linda, passed away
on September 13, 2017.
The family will receive friends on Sunday (9/17/2017), 2-5 pm, at the Anthony Funeral Home Kucko-Anthony-Kertesz Chapel, 1990 S. Main St. in Akron. A funeral service will take place on Monday (9/18/2017), 11 am, at the funeral home.
*Tuba player in Concert Band.
What is the New Horizons Band?
Have you ever wanted to learn to play an instrument, but never had the time or opportunity?|
Would you like to relearn an instrument that you played long ago?
Join the New Horizons Band of Summit and Stark Counties!
The New Horizons Band is for anyone who wishes to experience the joy and satisfaction of learning an instrument, rehearsing, and performing with a group several times each year.
No musical experience is necessary! Absolute beginners are welcome!
It's Never Too Late!
New Horizons Band In The News
New musicians explore unfamiliar territory together in local band|
Thursday, August 10, 2017
West Side Leader
|The idea behind the New Horizons Band is that
it's never too late to learn to play an instrument.
Read Article from the WEST SIDE LEADER
You Always Wanted to Learn an Instrument. It's Time|
Monday, April 24, 2017
The Wall Street Journal
|It's never too late to start, as more people in their
50s and 60s are discovering, and they're glad they did.
Read Article from the WALL STREET JOURNAL
Leader of the Band|
Former Band Director Continues Musical Journey
By Sandy Bee Lynn
The Post Contributor
January 12, 2013
|Jim Adkins (left) talks with his students in a winds and percussion class.
READ ARTICLE ON THE POST WEBSITE
Music opens 'New Horizons' for retirees|
Participants say adult music program improves health, outlook on life
By Dawn Fratangelo
Updated: 7:36 p.m. ET Nov 21, 2006
|Music can improve your health - Nov. 21: A recent study found that older adults who participate in arts programs have better overall health, boosted immune systems, even fewer doctor visits. NBC's Dawn Fratangelo reports on a program that's making such programs accessible.
NBC Nightly News
Click here to view video & read article.
Look for Herb in the video playing his tenor sax.
A Conversation with New Horizons Band
The New Horizons Band of Summit and Stark Counties, Inc., is a 501(c)(3) organization,
and is committed to providing instruction and teaching in and promotion of, the arts
to adults, specifically in instrumental music.
|Our Founder and Sponsor|
Central Instrument Company, Inc|
739 Portage Trail
Cuyahoga Falls OH 44221