Handbells

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Come join us for laughter,
fun and lots of hard work!

JUBILATE BELLS

Sherry Hunter, Director
 

A 13-member advanced handbell ensemble, ringing 5 octaves of Schulmerich bells and 5 octaves of Malmark chimes. We ring mostly Handbell Musicians of America Level 3 or higher music, in a variety of traditional and contemporary sacred repertoire.  Jubilate Bells require a serious commitment to rehearsals and ringing in worship.

Meets Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30 pm in the Sanctuary Narthex, late August-May.

Childcare available.

Ring at both services on the third Sunday of the month, plus small ensembles ring for special services as needed.

Contact: Sherry Hunter,

sherryhunter@comcast.net

HEAVENLY METAL

Sherry Hunter, Director

7th through 12th grade, plus beginning/intermediate adult members

11-member beginning/intermediate handbell ensemble, ringing 3 octaves of Schulmerich bells and 3 octaves of Malmark chimes. Rings mostly Handbell Musicians of America Level 1, 2, or higher music, in a variety of traditional and contemporary sacred repertoire.
 
This group spends time learning music theory, proper handbell technique and learning to read notes and note values.  Ring 4-5 times per school calendar year.
 

Meets Wednesdays, 5:30-6:15 pm, September-May, in the Sanctuary Narthex.

Performs four times during the school calendar year.

Contact: Sherry Hunter, sherryhunter@comcast.net

 
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Our motto:  ring loud, ring proud,
ring strong, ring long.
 
 
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HOLY VIBRATIONS

 Grades 1-6

Children’s Handchime ensemble, playing Level 1 music with three octaves of handchimes. This group is open to all children. There is no need to have any previous music training. New musicians are welcome!

Meets Wednesdays, 4:15-4:45 pm, September-May in the Sanctuary Narthex.

Performs every other month on the 4th Sunday, plus special events.

Contact: Jonathan Aigner, Director of Music, jaigner@wcpc-tx.org