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“Providing Life Enrichment Through Embracing Music”

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Welcome to the New Horizons Band of Summit and Stark Counties!

(To join or if you have questions, please contact our Director or Sponsor)

Monday, June 29, 2015
Featuring The New Horizons Band and String Ensemble
6:30-8:00 Summit County Main Library Auditorium; 60 South High St., Akron

Photo of New Horizons Band and Strings taken January 2012.
Click here for a large version (1,526kb)
Photos by Doug Miller

Click on links below to view
Videos and Articles about how Making Music
is Beneficial to Seniors.

Leader of the Band
Former Band Director Continues Musical Journey
By Sandy Bee Lynn
The Post Contributor


Music opens 'New Horizons' for retirees
Participants say adult music program improves health, outlook on life
By Dawn Fratangelo
CorrespondentNBC News
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
Dawn Fratangelo

Click here to view video & read article.

Look for Herb in the video playing his tenor sax.

A Conversation with New Horizons Band
Part 1

Part 2

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
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