New Horizons International Music Association (NHIMA) is an international non-profit organization committed to New Horizons' philosophy of music-making and undertakes initiatives designed to support the development and growth of New Horizons music organizations.

NHIMA, via the Board of Directors, is a support group for New Horizons groups and individuals. Its purpose is to:

  • Continue Roy Ernst’s vision of expanding music-making opportunities for adults

  • Foster a positive atmosphere for creating new adult bands, orchestras, choruses, and other music groups

  • Provide services of interest to adult music groups and individual members of NHIMA including:

    • Semi-annual newsletter

    • Comprehensive website

    • Electronic membership directory

    • Information about music camps and virtual events

    • Discounted registration to some music camps and virtual events

    • Provide updated information on New Horizons groups in the U.S., Canada, and worldwide

    • Encourage communication between New Horizons groups, their conductors, and individual members

In fulfilling these goals, the New Horizons International Music Association strives to keep membership costs low. We welcome comments and suggestions from all New Horizons members on how it can make their New Horizons musical experience rewarding.

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