Area 9 Events
To have your event or concert listed on the Area’s website, please visit area9.handbellmusicians.org today.
April 2018 Ringing News
How Does Your Garden Grow?
Growing a garden and directing a handbell choir are very similar activities. Ten years ago, I started both of these things. I had always planted flowers around porches and sidewalks but never had the opportunity to grow tomatoes and okra. I had rung in church handbell choirs but never had to lead the group or plan for an ensemble. My garden and choir were begun with enthusiasm and ambition. READ MORE
Cast Your Vote
It is time once again to elect our leaders for Area 9 of the Handbell Musicians of America. We will be electing a new Chair-Elect, Secretary, and Treasurer. The elected offices will serve a term from October 1, 2018, until September 30, 2020. LEARN MORE
Featured Membership Benefit
Here is some fun stuff – games, to-dos, and more – geared toward ringers. Between you and me, directors and teachers will certainly find some use in it too. Visit your member only section today to access these fun new benefits. CLICK HERE
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Featured Education Tool
Marilyn Lake brings you a complete handchime curriculum based on the nine content standards in music education. Each lesson is designed to accommodate any length of music class as well as any grade from kindergarten through sixth. Performance pieces are included throughout. READ MORE
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