This creative arrangement of a traditional Irish tune starts off with a Renaissance flair featuring open harmonies and tenor drum. This gives way to a sedate middle verse introducing handchime accompaniment
The perfect offering for that sensitive moment in your Christmas program or service, this refreshing take allows the listener to rediscover the beauty of this timeless carol. The unique arrangement involves
This delightful presentation of this well-loved Christmas song is a dynamic, fully developed setting that is perfect for Christmas concerts in schools, communities, and churches. The optional parts for
Bringing together two of the tunes to Away in the Manger, this Christmas medley combines piano with 3-5 octave handbells in a powerful back-and-forth dialogue between the two instruments. It also
This Christmas classic begins with the effect of tower bells ringing throughout the countryside, then gracefully transitions into the familiar quintessential tune for a handbell setting. The charm of this
This 1963 pop standard was released by Andy Williams for his first Christmas record and is a celebration and description of the many and varied activities associated with the holiday season. It focuses on
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This whimsical take on the familiar German carol charmingly captures the joy of the season. The offbeat rhythms, scale work and malleted sections perfectly illustrate the excitement we see in children at
Amy Grant's poignant and haunting contemporary Christmas classic has been set for 3-7 octave handbells and optional handchimes. The opening suspended mallets create an ethereal backdrop for this well-known
Joel Raney's setting of Michael W. Smith's Christmas song was commissioned by The Agape Ringers in loving memory of Debbie Perisho, who was with the ensemble for 13 years before losing her battle to cancer.
This collection includes bell tree solos, with keyboard, for the entire Christmas season from Advent through Epiphany. Each title begins with a familiar melody, followed by a variation. Options are given
The English carol I Saw Three Ships paints a vivid picture of Christmas morning: gleaming vessels in full sail, colorful flags snapping in the crisp air, and bells ringing out from churches. It was
Arranged with the volunteer handbell ringer in mind, these eight hymn settings by Lloyd Larson are quickly learned and ready to perform with limited preparation time. Engaging settings of familiar carols
This medley of Hark! The Herald Angels Sing and Angels We Have Heard on High bursts forth with exuberance and rhythmic delight. The music comes to life with an abundance of stopped sounds
Arranger Jerry Westenkuchler takes three Christmas carols: I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day; Ding Dong! Merrily on High and Carol of the Bells, and weaves them together with an original
With suspended bells quietly calling O Come, O Come, Emmanuel, the scene is set for the urgency and excitement that will soon proclaim the good news.The faster tempo, minor backdrop and tabled
Starting with an ethereal opening, the tune appears first in fragments supported by singing bells and bass choir chimes until finally moving forward in a driving presentation of this Christmas spiritual.
This new setting of the classic Christmas hymn tune CRANHAM is made accessible by the masterful arranging of Cynthia Dobrinski. With minimal bell changes and a straightforward presentation, this is ideal
The ancient tune PERSONENT HODIE is given an energetic and compelling rhythmic treatment in this jubilant Christmas carol. The catchy accompaniment figure combined with tambourine, finger cymbals, hand drum
This cheerful, fun arrangement opens with snatches of Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker Suite," then quickly moves to Edwin O. Excell's time-honored hymn tune. Repeated eighth notes, with ample use of thumb damps
The ethereal sound of singing bells opens this lovely arrangement which combines two haunting Christmas melodies, the Appalachian folk tune I Wonder as I Wander and Coventry
With her new Twelve Bells +1 for Christmas, Patricia Cota adds another exciting collection to her very successful Twelve Bells series. All are creative arrangements that are
These reproducible settings by Lloyd Larson are quickly performance-ready, needing little rehearsal. Engaging arrangements of eight familiar carols and hymn tunes guarantee broad appeal to both
Twelve Christmas carols and seven secular Christmas songs are presented here as texts paired with simple, chordal, handbell/handchimes accompaniments. All titles are reproducible and presented in both
Malleted handbells, combined with a colorful splash of handchimes for special effects in many variations, bring to life this dynamic presentation. Once again, Arnold Sherman has adapted a piano work of Joel
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