It’s been five-and-a-half months since Ringing Praise, my church’s handbell choir, has met. I miss my fellow ringers (though we’ve kept up an active text chain), and also the ethereal timbre of our instruments. Join me as I listen to some wonderful handbell performances.
You might enjoy watching these fullscreen (click on the little broken square on the lower right corner of each video).
Milwaukee Handbell Ensemble:
I am jealous of this group’s bass bells. Dancing Queen:
Here’s what happened when the Handbell Musicians of American had their 2020 Symposium online in July:
Let It Go played on handchimes:
Flight of the Bumblebee:
Lion King medley: