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New Horizons Band

The New Horizons Band program is designed for beginning, intermediate and advanced adult musicians who wish to learn, continue, or hone their musical skills — even if you cannot read music.

New Horizons Band

The New Horizons Band program involves more than 180 New Horizons Bands internationally. the program is celebrating over twenty years making music. The New Horizons Band appeals to a multi-generational cast of musicians and audience, and includes large band programs as well as jazz band, steel pan, and small ensembles.

Spring 2017 Concert Dates

7th Grade Honor Band – Saturday, February 4 @ 1:30PM (Sharp Concert Hall)

Concert & Jazz Band Dress Rehearsal – Sunday, April 30, 6:00–9:00PM (Sharp Concert Hall)

Solo & Chamber Music Recital – Monday, May 1 @ 8:00PM (Pitman Recital Hall)

Concert & Jazz Band Concert – Thursday, May 4 @ 8:00PM (Sharp Concert Hall)

NHB Meeting Schedule and Location

  • Jazz, Steel Pan, and Small Ensembles: Mondays 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  • Concert Band: Thursdays 6:30-8:30 p.m.

All rehearsals take place in Catlett Music Center on the OU Campus.


$50.00 per semester

Sign Up Online (credit card) or download the application (cash/check)

Campus parking permits

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Dr. Christopher Baumgartner, Director

Eric Pennello, Assistant Director

NHB Bylaws

For registration questions, please contact us at:

Christopher Baumgartner
(405) 325-2081
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