September 2018 Ringing News
Three Locations | All New Music
The Great Handbell War
We’ve all heard stories about the great handbell manufactures here in the US, but did you know there was once a war over the bronze? NPR’s All Things Considered has done the research with the findings published on the world wide web for all to hear. READ MORE
Featured Education Tool
“But you can’t use bells in a contemporary setting. They are just too traditional.” Have you ever heard this statement? Do you find it difficult to keep handbells relative for the contemporary worship experience? Ron Mallory developed a resource containing ideas to help you present the case for including handbells in a contemporary worship setting. He also provides ideas for adding handbells to a praise band arrangement using a typical music lead sheet. READ MORE
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News in Your Pocket
Featured Membership Benefit
It is never too early to start thinking about fun gifts to give to fellow handbell musicians during the holiday season. If you have as many event t-shirts in your closet as we do in ours, we have a great way to spread your love of handbells while being a little crafty making t-shirt ornaments. LEARN MORE
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