Area 9 Events
To have your event listed on the Area’s website, please visit area9.handbellmusicians.org today.
April 2017 Ringing News
We're Ringing with the Rangers...Again!
Save the Date – July 29, 2017
Registration Opens in April
Whitechapel Bell Foundry Moving
Are you a handbell geek that wants to own a true piece of handbell history? Do you just love your Whitechapel handbells? Are you a lover of old or quirky items? Well, Whitechapel Bell Foundry in London, England is moving to a new location; and they are having a big garage sale. Get your piece of handbell history today!
You Can Do It!
My perspective is one of smallness. I live in a small town and attend a small church with a small membership from which to draw ringers. If you are in this situation, take heart. It is still possible to have a vibrant handbell program. Read More
What Do We Have in Common with Ms. America 2011?
Here’s a hint: it doesn’t involve tiaras, sashes, or being able to walk in high heels. The answer: we can both play Calvin Jone’s insane arrangement of the popular children’s song ‘Chopsticks.’ Read More
Featured Membership Benefit
The Virtual Bell Academy offers courses on a variety of topics related to handbell musicianship all from your computer, laptop, or tablet. Through the technology of our internet video conferencing system, we bring the classroom to you. The Virtual Bell Academy is available to everyone, but members of HMA receive a discount – that’s a benefit you can take to the bank!
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