Our live-streamed concert featuring the Intermediate Big Band and the Wind Ensemble This concert was broadcast from our rehearsal space via Zoom and attracted about 160 of our members, friends and supporters online.
Our Holiday Concert was a great success, made possible by the Resilient Communities Fund Grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation. Over 160 virtual guests listened to the NHBT “house band” to play a variety of winter holiday-themed music, along with guest speakers Brad Bradford, Toronto City Councillor-Ward 19, and Rima Berns-McGown, MPP Beaches-East York and Ontario Trillium […]
Sunday March 1st, 7-9:30 pm Chamber Suites is where NHBT members perform in some of the many small ensembles that have formed and play for each other, our families and our friends.
For the seventh year in a row, members of NHBT have performed at St. Philip’s Church in Etobicoke as a part of our round of festive holiday concerts. This year members of the morning Symphonic Band took to the stage in front of a large audience of church congregation members, friends, and family. Sing-along hymns, […]
NHBT members from the evening Symphonic band and musical guests from our other bands presented a fun program of holiday music at the New Horizons Tower Community Home on Tuesday December 10th. Over 35 musicians played to a full house of enthusiastic audience members. Friends, young and old, joined together in song and performance. It […]
‘Twas a night in December and all through the park, many creatures were skating and and enjoying hot chocolate in the dark! Then the band began to play and the evening really took off! Members of our Wind Ensemble and friends took on the challenge of playing outdoors for two hours on this very cold […]
December 2nd was a great evening for NHBT! Our Beginner I, Beginner II, Beginner Big Band, and Intermediate Big Band took the stage to perform our first concert at our SNI home! All of the bands played well and the sanctuary venue was a lovely, inspiring, and positive space for performance. Friends and family also […]
Several of our NHBT clarinettists are performing in a portion of the Oct 27th Wychwood Clarinet Choir (WCC) concert as members of the Clarinet Coaching Ensemble of Wychwood (CCEW). This coaching ensemble exists to help reasonably experienced clarinet players develop their instrument and small ensemble skills using a repertoire designed specifically for clarinets. This involvement […]
NHBT was represented at the Richmond Hill Central Library on Oct 6th by one of our many small ensembles. The double reed quartet of Holly, Leah, Neil, and Dave were supported by Joanne on percussion. Randy provided the welcome and explained the New Horizons Band approach to our audience and the many ways (and places) […]
Beginners and those wanting to try a new instrument were welcomed to our annual Instrument Exploration Workshop on Thursday, September 12th. Hosted at the Bloor St. Long & McQuade band department. Where else can you get a chance to sample several instruments from among the full range of concert band instruments? There’s nothing quite like […]