United is a commission written for two handbell choirs of varied levels. Musically, it is rhythmic, with a quieter B section. It is not extremely difficult and would be achievable by two
Extensive use of handchimes throughout this arrangement give the LAUDES DOMINI hymn tune a fresh setting. Moving along at quick tempo, the piece has contrasting sections in major and minor with interesting
This well-crafted arrangement of the UNION SEMINARY hymn tune creatively uses well-placed handbell techniques throughout. An interesting introduction and closing section feature singing bells, suspended
This arrangement of the RESIGNATION hymn tune is for 3-6 octave handbells. The generous use of the LV technique creates a flowing texture that adds to the beauty of this hymn setting.
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Flowing eighth notes and tender expression characterize this arrangement of the beloved HANKEY hymn tune. This piece will be a favorite of your ringers as they have the opportunity to express musicality and
From the Southern Harmony compilation of hymn tunes from the colonial era, this arrangement features three distinct hymn tunes. JEFFERSON is in minor setting with thick, beautiful harmonization associated
A creative setting of the beautiful BETHANY hymn tune, this piece has a programmatic quality. First established in a minor key setting, it begins mournfully then progresses to a more tumultuous setting,
A pleasing setting of the Swedish folk song and hymn tune VARVINDAR FRISKA, this arrangement is perfect for an offertory or introit for your bell choir. Featuring beautiful melodic embellishment with
A beautiful handbell arrangement of the ST COLUMBA hymn tune with Jesus Loves Me, this piece features a flowing piano accompaniment. The piano part is included in the full score. The bell
This commissioned original begins with a nine-measure free processional with numerous optional repeats that segues into a joyous theme accompanied by active eighth notes. Chimes are used to color
This 3-octave piece is scored for optional 2-octave handchimes and a C or B-fat instrument. Set in 6/8 time, this arrangement of the hymn God Will Take Care of You is colorful and
Full of varied techniques, including mallet clicks, this original composition is both engaging and rewarding. The opening slow section gives the melody to the hand chimes while the contrasting faster-paced
From the introductory tempo marking of "Rolling Along" to the closing stinger this great arrangement will be fun for ringers and listeners alike. A few techniques are used to add sparkle to this
This is a joyous arrangement of a familiar gospel favorite for bells and piano. Written in 9/8 time, this piece keeps all ringers active throughout. The piano part adds support and color to the overall
This chorale-based arrangement is beautiful. A walking bass line and chimes are used to add variety and interest. While the piece is not challenging, it is a joy to hear and play. Be sure to listen and
With a swing rhythm, special effects and a closing "Amen," this fantastic arrangement is sure to be a blessing to your congregation. Rhythmically challenging, your group will love this piece if you start
This great arrangement is set for tenor saxophone, upright bass, traps set and handbells. Morris captures a jazz feel and uniquely pictures the text. For something interesting for your church, be sure
This is a jubilant original for organ and handbells by Sondra Tucker. The organ part is idiomatic and a bit of a challenge, the handbell part is the same. Written for the AGO Southwest Convention in
Written for the composer's mother, this is an extraordinary arrangement of the tune FOUNDATION. Well crafted but not overdone, the piece has energy from the beginning and constantly evolves to add new
This meaningful arrangement of the Navy Hymn is given a superb treatment by Jason Krug utilizing both bells and chimes. From the slow beginning to the dramatic third verse and the peaceful
Written in honor of master conductor and arranger Bill Griffin, this is a stunning arrangement by Jason Krug. Krug explores different harmonies to help distinguish each verse. He also takes the melody from
Jason Krug expertly arranges the Thanksgiving tune ST. GEORGE'S WINDSOR for bells and chimes. There is also an optional flute part which is included in the handbell score.
Echos, key changes and plucks are just some of the techniques used in this skillful arrangement of a Maori tune by Patricia Hurlbutt. Lovely and engaging, this is sure to be a welcome part of your
Gifted arranger Lloyd Larson uses two tunes, FINLANDIA and VILLE DU HAVRE, to weave a beautiful arrangement. The addition of a solo cello part adds to this musically inspiring composition.
This exciting arrangement begins with a beautiful expressive melody that builds into an impressive flurry of notes. This arrangement will impress and amaze any one who hears it.
A lively setting, highlighted by swings and martellato lifts in the upper bells, this brings a fresh new feel to the traditional hymn. Flowing lines and wonderful chord progressions bring
Full of peals that add an English flavor, this arrangement is full and majestic. The title and fanfare-like setting make this a perfect choice for an Easter morning celebration or a call to worship
This lyrical arrangement has some very nice expressive moments designed to display the musical talents of your group. Add the optional cello part to highlight the single melody line at the beginning
Arpeggiated chords float above a lyrical melody, followed by an agitato section accentuated with martellato before a majestic finale in celebration of the day. A good selection for churches and concert
In this thoughtful setting, the very ethereal beginning uses slow chimes and a malleted melody above. After a section emulating a flowing river, with the melody in a minor key, a fanfare heralds the
This flexible arrangement offers performance options for great value and versatility. It can be a combined performance for two choirs (4-5 octave and 3 octave), or a featured number for one 4-5 octave
This exquisite rendition is scored for handbells blended beautifully with organ accompaniment, which adds a wonderful depth of sound. With many uses including wedding ceremonies, worship services and
Based on a theme of unconditional acceptance and love, this accessible arrangement presents a simple melody with forward rhythmic motion. The theme passes seamlessly between bass and treble bells, adding
A cascade of handbells introduces the stately tune, intertwined with a joyous countermelody. Artful modulations and syncopations are then introduced before the final triumphant declaration of faith. This
This beautiful 9/8 setting gives the familiar hymn a joyful yet reassuring mood. The rich, full chords and gentle duple bass rhythms blend with a dancing treble melody, creating a memorable arrangement.
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