The hymn tune rings through in this straightforward arrangement that is perfectly suited for small and beginning ensembles. Mallets, thumb damps, martellato lifts, and shakes distinguish the charming
This heartfelt setting of CANTIQUE DE NOEL can be performed with optional violin and cello parts, both playable by similarly keyed instruments, provide a flowing counterpoint to the handbell ensemble. Not
Featuring a perfect balance of rhythmic interest and simplicity, this piece is fun to play and enjoyable to hear. The light style of the arrangement evokes images of lively children gathering to witness the
Perfect for smaller ensembles, this piece only uses whole-, half-, quarter-, and eighth-note rhythms and does not include bell changes. The arrangement can also be easily adapted for a four-in-hand choir.
Expose your ringers to a touch of jazz with this arrangement of We Three Kings. Alternating between swung and straight eighth notes, this piece offers a light rhythmical challenge to bass and
This clever medley of JUNGST and CHRISTMAS opens with a spirited interplay between handbells and handchimes. Both treble and bass bells get an opportunity to play melodic figures, which will quickly make
Your choir will adore this lively arrangement that offers rhythmic and harmonic interest without being too rhythmically difficult. Appropriate for concert or worship, this beautiful setting will become a
A variety of handbell techniques come together in Dan Edwards's charming medley of CHRISTMAS SONG and CRADLE SONG. Effective with or without the optional handchimes, Song of the Manger offers a
This reflective treatment of HUMILITY is perfect for a reflective moment in your service or concert. The optional handchime part creates a striking accompaniment timbre on which the melody can float during
This gentle arrangement offers an intriguing accompaniment to the traditional English carol, including a simple chromatic bassline and a fun dotted-quarter-eighth rhythm. The optional windchimes add just
Ron Mallory's joyful arrangement of the beloved Christmas tune provides a superb opportunity to bring the entire congregation together. An excellent choice for a concert or larger service. Well-written and
Jason Krug offers a thoughtful and majestic setting of the treasured Christmas song in this elegant arrangement. The tune weaves back and forth between handbells and handchimes. An easy-to-play eighth-note
This ethereal arrangement reflects the sleepy town of Bethlehem on the night that Christ was born. Coming together with little effort, the 2-3 and 3-5 octave arrangements are compatible for use in massed
The beloved spiritual comes alive in Ron Mallory's energetic setting. The treble and bass bells work together in a call-and-response treatment of the melody in the free opening statement. There are
Micahel Helman skillfully combines IN DULCI JUBILO and the SUSSEX CAROL to great effect. Thumb damps, consistent activity for all ringers and the use of handchimes help to make this a valuable
This striking arrangement of the familiar tune associated with Bring a Torch, Jeanette, Isabella fits pleasantly in any concert or church service. With only a few bell changes, the heartfelt piece
Level 2 With only a few bell changes, this prayerful piece celebrates the birth of Christ. A gentle, meditative ending will leave your audience in a worshipful and contemplative mood.
This creative setting of I Saw Three Ships employs flute (penny whistle) and bodhran (hand drum) to invigorate the festive carol with a dance-like mood. The third stanza is set with strong offbeats
Following a soft and beautiful introduction that sets the mood, the melody of this piece flows gracefully until it reaches its gentle ending. Accessible but impactful, Sandra Eithun's arrangement will add a
This delightful arrangement is sure to inspire the joy of the season in the hearts of all who hear it! Malleted and LV passages add interest and texture to this holiday gem.
Immense energy and a quick tempo ensure that this delightful piece will be a memorable addition to your holiday performances. A great selection for beginning ringers, it is free of bell changes and includes
Linda R. Lamb has taken this traditional Christmas tune and skillfully arranged it for two-octave choirs. The melody's natural lilt creates the impression of a conversation with an old friend. The easy
Jason W. Krug's arrangement of this beloved melody creates a sense of floating on a gentle breeze alongside the awesome spectacle of the arrival of the King of kings. No techniques other than LV are used,
This Polish tune is brought to life with swelling eighth notes, thumb damp, echo, and martellato lift, while gently depicting the Babe asleep in a cattle stall. A great choice for the advancing beginner
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