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 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
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 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
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
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
Orchestrate Your Inbox
What are your interests? Fine-tune your email so you receive only what's important to you.
Thank you! Please check your inbox. We've sent an email with a link to update your preferences.
Pepper Music eClubs
Everything you need for the upcoming season and special recommendations from our editors! Each club is sent monthly (unless otherwise noted).
Cued In - The Pepper Blog
A weekly digest of insightful articles, helpful resources, and interviews with leading composers and arrangers
Subscribe to Cued In
Thanks, you're almost done! Please check your inbox and click the link to complete your subscription.