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New Horizons Summer Session




5 weeks

Registration Deadline

Start Date

Start Date

About the Program

The Pioneer Valley New Horizons Band provides a fun and nurturing social environment in which retired and/or senior adults with little-to-no formal music education can learn a concert band instrument and play ensemble music with their peers. In addition to full band rehearsals, participants are given sectional group instruction by professional musicians from NCMC.

To learn more about New Horizons International Music Association, click here.


Rehearsals will take place at NCMC, additional performances scheduled.

NCMC rehearsal dates:

May 23, 30

June 6, 13, 20


Nancy Janoson

Nancy Janoson directs the Pioneer Valley New Horizons band at NCMC and is a musician, retired music educator, and writer. She taught overseas for 25 years, sharing her love of music as a band director and choral instructor. As a performing artist, she has played flutes and saxophones throughout the Caribbean, Asia, Europe, and the Pioneer Valley, in genres that include classical, jazz, pop, Brazilian and Latin.

Teacher at NCMC since 2019.

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