New Horizons Orchestra

Academy faculty


Andrea Kleesattel is a cellist and music educator. She is a former member of several professional orchestras in the USA and Japan and has performed in solo and chamber concerts around the world. She is an experienced Suzuki teacher with training in Dalcroze and movement practices.

Hilary Glen

Hilary Glen, cellist, has been praised as a “standout performer”. She performs with The Atlanta Opera, the Columbus, GA Symphony, the Atlanta Ballet, and the Des Moines Metro Opera. She enjoys a varied career as a performer and educator and believes that music provides an outlet for creativity and expression.

Audrey Jo Williams, a graduate from the Eastman School of Music, is both a performer and music educator. She has over 10 years of experience teaching students of all skill levels. Audrey maintains a private studio in town teaching violin, cello, and bass. She also performs with the Bloomington Symphony. 

Sarah Strickland is a violinist/violist/pianist, conductor, and music educator. She has taught music in NY, MI, PR, and TN. A trained Suzuki teacher, Sarah maintains a private studio of violin, viola, and piano students in Bloomington, and performs with the Bloomington Symphony Orchestra. She has a passion for working with adult learners.

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Program information

Program Dates: Mondays, January 24–April 11, 2022 

6:30–7:30 PM | Beginners
7:30–8:30 PM | Advanced
Located at Bell Trace Senior Living Community 

Registration Fee: $50 
Tuition Amount: $150

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