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Buyers Guide

The Handbell Industry Council (HIC) is made up of the business members of Handbell Musicians of America who are eager to service the needs of the handbell community.  This web page provides the information you need to get in touch with the providers of the goods and services you require.

The Buyer’s Guide is a list of handbell industry companies. It is organized by the products and services each company offers. Click the organization logo to be taken to their website or the organization name to see their contact information. To see an alphabetical listing of our business members click here.

If you are an HIC member and have not provided us with a logo or information about your business and would like to have your information updated, please contact us at webmaster@handbellmusicians.org

 

Handbell & Handchime Manufacturers, Service, & Repair

Handbell Support Hardware

Handbell Music

Handbell Related Accessories

 

Handbell and Handchime Manufacturers, Service, Repair

Handbell and Handchime Manufacturers

Malmark, Inc.

Malmark, Inc. is the only company in the world dedicated solely to the manufacturing and distribution of Malmark handbells, Choirchime® Instruments and ringing accessories. Malmark is a leader in design and manufacturing innovations as we produce the largest range of handbells and handchimes in the world.

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Schulmerich Bells, LLC

Innovators since 1935, Schulmerich has a rich legacy of bringing the joy of musical excellence in bells, to people the world over. Whether it’s the beautiful sound of our handcrafted handbells, the resonant timbre of our MelodyChime® Instruments, or the innovative designs of the Bell Matrix™ System or Silver Melody Bell™ Instruments, you can count on us for support, quality, and groundbreaking ideas. With a wide range of uses from worship, to education, to performing arts in general, Schulmerich’s versatile products offer the perfect blend of old-world craftsmanship and leading-edge technology which motivates and inspires, wherever people worship, work or play.

Suzuki Corporation

Whitechapel Bell Foundry, Ltd.

Offering six and half octaves of handbells, fitted carrying cases and excellent quality of service, the Whitechapel Bell Foundry is the UK’s oldest manufacturing company. Some of the world’s most famous bells, including Big Ben, the original Americal Liberty Bell and bells for countless churches and cathedrals around the world have been made at the bell foundry in London’s East End. For new handbells and the refurbishment of existing handbells to an as new condition, there is no better time to contact the Whitechapel Bell Foundry – the US dollar is currently at its most advantageous exchange rate with the pound for many years!

Handbells and Handchime Retailers

B & Y Music

Bell Buggy Express

Forty years of experience as a ringer, teacher, conductor, workshop leader and solo/ensemble performer to serve you.

Bellhaven

 

Heitz Handbells and Music, LLC

Heitz Handbells and Music LLC originated with Norm P. Heitz in 1980 and is now a partnership with Carol A. Scheel. We sell handbell music, Malmark products, handbell accessories, maintenance items, and gifts both in a store and online.

Jeffers Handbell Supply, Inc.

Founded in 1975, Jeffers Handbell Supply is the most comprehensive source of handbell-related products in the world. Focusing on serving handbell ringers, directors, and clinicians, Jeffers offers handbells & handchimes, handbell equipment & mallets, handbell gloves, handbell maintenance & repair, handbell gifts, and a complete catalog of handbell music.

Malmark, Inc.

Malmark, Inc. is the only company in the world dedicated solely to the manufacturing and distribution of Malmark handbells, Choirchime® Instruments and ringing accessories. Malmark is a leader in design and manufacturing innovations as we produce the largest range of handbells and handchimes in the world.

Music Mart, Inc.

MUSIC MART, INC. is one of the nation’s largest full service print music dealers with nearly 60 years of business experience. We are the exclusive distributors of the GENESIS PRESS & CANTABILE PRESS handbell music catalogs. We stock music of all publishers in all areas, including handbell music (as well as accessories), choral, keyboard, vocal, band, orchestra, instrumental, karaoke, musical gifts, Orff and rhythm instruments, music texts, and music software.

Ultimate Bell & Chime Case

Gertner, Incorporated services all brands of handbells and handchimes throughout the United States, Canada and Internationally. We are the creators of The ULTIMATE BELL & CHIME CASE™. The first and ONLY water and air tight, portable case. Visit our website at www.ultimatebellcase.com. Gertner, Inc. sells all types of handbell/handchime choir accessories to meet your needs. We also buy and sell used handbells and handchimes. Please feel free to contact us at anytime to help you meet your needs! (530) 474 1839, njgertner@frontiernet.net

Voices In Bronze®

Voices in Bronze® incorporates the concert solo artistry of Christine D. Anderson and her professional four-in-hand quartet, the Medallion Ringers. Christine also is available to conduct festivals and workshops, as well as provide expert refurbishing, on site, of both Malmark and Schulmerich handbells. She is a sales representative for Malmark handbells, and music editor of “Handbells” magazine, published by LifeWay Church Resources.

WestCoast Handbell Supply

Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd.

Offering six and half octaves of handbells, fitted carrying cases and excellent quality of service, the Whitechapel Bell Foundry is the UK’s oldest manufacturing company. Some of the world’s most famous bells, including Big Ben, the original Americal Liberty Bell and bells for countless churches and cathedrals around the world have been made at the bell foundry in London’s East End. For new handbells and the refurbishment of existing handbells to an as new condition, there is no better time to contact the Whitechapel Bell Foundry – the US dollar is currently at its most advantageous exchange rate with the pound for many years!

Service and Repair of Handbells/Handchimes

B & Y Music

Bell Buggy Express

Forty years of experience as a ringer, teacher, conductor, workshop leader and solo/ensemble performer to serve you.

Bellhaven

The Bellman

America’s first and only full-time, fully independent handbell service provider offering professional cleaning, service, and repair on all brands of American and European-made English handbells since 1987.  In-shop service available in Kerrville, TX, and on-site service available coast to coast.

Darby Handbell Services, Inc.

The Handbell Doctor

 

 

 

Handbell Services, Inc.

Handbell Services, Inc. is a primary resource for teaching materials, supplies, and music for the beginning ringer program.  Service is our cornerstone!  We offer a wide variety of handpicked music collections and single titles, equipment, maintenance supplies, gloves, and educational resources for handbell musicians.  We also create and sell the largest selection of handbell and handchime related gift products available worldwide!

 

Jeffers Handbell Supply, Inc.

Founded in 1975, Jeffers Handbell Supply is the most comprehensive source of handbell-related products in the world. Focusing on serving handbell ringers, directors, and clinicians, Jeffers offers handbells & handchimes, handbell equipment & mallets, handbell gloves, handbell maintenance & repair, handbell gifts, and a complete catalog of handbell music.

Malmark, Inc.

Malmark, Inc. is the only company in the world dedicated solely to the manufacturing and distribution of Malmark handbells, Choirchime® Instruments and ringing accessories. Malmark is a leader in design and manufacturing innovations as we produce the largest range of handbells and handchimes in the world.

Music Mart, Inc.

MUSIC MART, INC. is one of the nation’s largest full service print music dealers with nearly 60 years of business experience. We are the exclusive distributors of the GENESIS PRESS & CANTABILE PRESS handbell music catalogs. We stock music of all publishers in all areas, including handbell music (as well as accessories), choral, keyboard, vocal, band, orchestra, instrumental, karaoke, musical gifts, Orff and rhythm instruments, music texts, and music software.

Ringing Restorations

Ringing Restorations offers a complete line of handbell and handchime repairs, services and refurbishments. Scheduling work on a first-come, first-served basis, we work to minimize disruption to your rehearsal and worship schedules with some of the fastest turn around times in the country. Offering exemplary service partnered with competitive pricing, we at Ringing Restorations welcome the opportunity to provide the services you require. “We restore the ring in your handbells and handchimes.”

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Schulmerich Bells, LLC

Innovators since 1935, Schulmerich has a rich legacy of bringing the joy of musical excellence in bells, to people the world over. Whether it’s the beautiful sound of our handcrafted handbells, the resonant timbre of our MelodyChime® Instruments, or the innovative designs of the Bell Matrix™ System or Silver Melody Bell™ Instruments, you can count on us for support, quality, and groundbreaking ideas. With a wide range of uses from worship, to education, to performing arts in general, Schulmerich’s versatile products offer the perfect blend of old-world craftsmanship and leading-edge technology which motivates and inspires, wherever people worship, work or play.

Ultimate Bell & Chime Case

Gertner, Incorporated services all brands of handbells and handchimes throughout the United States, Canada and Internationally. We are the creators of The ULTIMATE BELL & CHIME CASE™. The first and ONLY water and air tight, portable case. Visit our website at www.ultimatebellcase.com. Gertner, Inc. sells all types of handbell/handchime choir accessories to meet your needs. We also buy and sell used handbells and handchimes. Please feel free to contact us at anytime to help you meet your needs! (530) 474 1839, njgertner@frontiernet.net

Voices In Bronze®

Voices in Bronze® incorporates the concert solo artistry of Christine D. Anderson and her professional four-in-hand quartet, the Medallion Ringers. Christine also is available to conduct festivals and workshops, as well as provide expert refurbishing, on site, of both Malmark and Schulmerich handbells. She is a sales representative for Malmark handbells, and music editor of “Handbells” magazine, published by LifeWay Church Resources.

Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd.

Offering six and half octaves of handbells, fitted carrying cases and excellent quality of service, the Whitechapel Bell Foundry is the UK’s oldest manufacturing company. Some of the world’s most famous bells, including Big Ben, the original Americal Liberty Bell and bells for countless churches and cathedrals around the world have been made at the bell foundry in London’s East End. For new handbells and the refurbishment of existing handbells to an as new condition, there is no better time to contact the Whitechapel Bell Foundry – the US dollar is urrently at its most advantageous exchange rate with the pound for many years!

Handbell Support Hardware

Table Manufacturers

Jeffers Handbell Supply, Inc.

Founded in 1975, Jeffers Handbell Supply is the most comprehensive source of handbell-related products in the world. Focusing on serving handbell ringers, directors, and clinicians, Jeffers offers handbells & handchimes, handbell equipment & mallets, handbell gloves, handbell maintenance & repair, handbell gifts, and a complete catalog of handbell music.

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Schulmerich Bells, LLC

Innovators since 1935, Schulmerich has a rich legacy of bringing the joy of musical excellence in bells, to people the world over. Whether it’s the beautiful sound of our handcrafted handbells, the resonant timbre of our MelodyChime® Instruments, or the innovative designs of the Bell Matrix™ System or Silver Melody Bell™ Instruments, you can count on us for support, quality, and groundbreaking ideas. With a wide range of uses from worship, to education, to performing arts in general, Schulmerich’s versatile products offer the perfect blend of old-world craftsmanship and leading-edge technology which motivates and inspires, wherever people worship, work or play.

Ringing Accessories Retailers

B & Y Music

Bell Buggy Express

Forty years of experience as a ringer, teacher, conductor, workshop leader and solo/ensembleperformer to serve you.

Bellhaven

 

 

 

 

 

 

Handbell Services, Inc.

Handbell Services, Inc. is a primary resource for teaching materials, supplies, and music for the beginning ringer program.  Service is our cornerstone!  We offer a wide variety of handpicked music collections and single titles, equipment, maintenance supplies, gloves, and educational resources for handbell musicians.  We also create and sell the largest selection of handbell and handchime related gift products available worldwide!

Heitz Handbells and Music, LLC

Heitz Handbells and Music LLC originated with Norm P. Heitz in 1980 and is now a partnership with Carol A. Scheel. We sell handbell music, Malmark products, handbell accessories, maintenance items, and gifts both in a store and online.

Jeffers Handbell Supply, Inc.

Founded in 1975, Jeffers Handbell Supply is the most comprehensive source of handbell-related products in the world. Focusing on serving handbell ringers, directors, and clinicians, Jeffers offers handbells & handchimes, handbell equipment & mallets, handbell gloves, handbell maintenance & repair, handbell gifts, and a complete catalog of handbell music.

Music Mart, Inc.

MUSIC MART, INC. is one of the nation’s largest full service print music dealers with nearly 60 years of business experience. We are the exclusive distributors of the GENESIS PRESS & CANTABILE PRESS handbell music catalogs. We stock music of all publishers in all areas, including handbell music (as well as accessories), choral, keyboard, vocal, band, orchestra, instrumental, karaoke, musical gifts, Orff and rhythm instruments, music texts, and music software.

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Schulmerich Bells, LLC

Innovators since 1935, Schulmerich has a rich legacy of bringing the joy of musical excellence in bells, to people the world over. Whether it’s the beautiful sound of our handcrafted handbells, the resonant timbre of our MelodyChime® Instruments, or the innovative designs of the Bell Matrix™ System or Silver Melody Bell™ Instruments, you can count on us for support, quality, and groundbreaking ideas. With a wide range of uses from worship, to education, to performing arts in general, Schulmerich’s versatile products offer the perfect blend of old-world craftsmanship and leading-edge technology which motivates and inspires, wherever people worship, work or play.

Ultimate Bell & Chime Case

Gertner, Incorporated services all brands of handbells and handchimes throughout the United States, Canada and Internationally. We are the creators of The ULTIMATE BELL & CHIME CASE™. The first and ONLY water and air tight, portable case. Visit our website at www.ultimatebellcase.com. Gertner, Inc. sells all types of handbell/handchime choir accessories to meet your needs. We also buy and sell used handbells and handchimes. Please feel free to contact us at anytime to help you meet your needs! (530) 474 1839, njgertner@frontiernet.net

The Ultimate Ring Binder

The Ultimate Ring Binder (URB) specializes in providing rehearsal CDs for your ringing year, your concerts and festivals, and special ringing events (i.e. Bayview and Distinctly Bronze) where you want or need to rehearse repertoire apart from the entire ensemble.

WestCoast Handbell Supply

Handbell Music

Handbell Music Publishers

Above the Line Publishing

Music that is available instantly through the magic of the Internet. Above the Line Publishing offers a catalog of over 80 titles for everything from solo to full ensemble. Purchase a license and receive a reproducible PDF at the time of purchase.

AGEHR Publishing

AGEHR publishes a variety of music to meet the needs of our diverse membership, including: music from beginning to advanced levels; music for 2-8 octaves; hymn arrangements; original pieces; multi-cultural music; choral music; solo ensembles; and music education resources.

Beckenhorst Press, Inc.

Beckenhorst Press is a publisher of sacred choral, handbell, keyboard and vocal music. We have been in operation since 1972, founded by John Ness Beck and John Tatgenhorst.

 

Cantabile Press/Genesis Press

CANTABILE PRESS is the industry leader in small ensemble music. New Ring Alongs! Brings people together. A “must have” – no music reading – caroling, audience participation, assisted living, recruiting! GENESIS PRESS is synonymous with performance quality music for beginning choirs.

 

Choristers Guild

Choristers Guild is a nonprofit, membership organization and publisher of choral and handbell music. With its broad spectrum of handbell publications ranging from level 1 to level 5, Choristers Guild provides resources for beginning ringers as well as music for advanced handbell ensembles. Members receive sample packets of choral music and The Chorister, a bi-monthly music ministry journal.

 

Dare Team Press

The Dare Team Press specializes in easy music that enables a church or school choir to gain confidence by sounding good quickly. Our music for small groups, scored for 2 basic bells per ringer, does not require ensemble ringing skills. The EVERYONE CAN RING Series accommodates people who cannot read music.

From The Top Publications

From the Top Music is committed to bringing all genres of handbell music to the handbell repertoire and our catalog is ‘eclectic.’ We welcome all composers – published and unpublished – and value our composers and customers, giving individual and personal attention to all.

GIA Publications, Inc.

As one of the most respected publishers of sacred music and music education materials in the country, GIA Publications, Inc., is committed to providing high-quality music resources with the most advanced research and pedagogy in the field today. GIA also continues to be an industry leader in providing environmentally friendly resources. We’ve become a certified “carbon-free” partner, and our unparalleled hymnals continue to be recognized as a great way to be green.

 

Agape/Hope Publishing

Hope Publishing Company has been providing excellent hymnals, choral, handbell, instrumental and keyboard music for worship services and concerts since 1892. The Agape handbell catalog was started and has thrived under the editorial direction of David L. Weck.

Jeffers Handbell Supply, Inc.

Founded in 1975, Jeffers Handbell Supply is the most comprehensive source of handbell-related products in the world. Focusing on serving handbell ringers, directors, and clinicians, Jeffers offers handbells & handchimes, handbell equipment & mallets, handbell gloves, handbell maintenance & repair, handbell gifts, and a complete catalog of handbell music.

Laurendale Associates

The Lorenz Corporation

The Lorenz Corporation is a full service print music publisher prided on bringing to the marketplace the finest in church choral, school choral, handbell, keyboard, instrumental and general music products. The company is also the exclusive distributor for the publications of The American Guild of English Handbell Ringers and Choristers Guild.

Paradigm Press

SoundForth Music

Soundforth Music will enhance your life with beautiful, Christ-honoring music. We feature both new and traditional, choral, keyboard, and instrumental sacred music.

Handbell Music Retailers

B & Y Music

 

 

 

 

 

Handbell Services, Inc.

Handbell Services, Inc. is a primary resource for teaching materials, supplies, and music for the beginning ringer program.  Service is our cornerstone!  We offer a wide variety of handpicked music collections and single titles, equipment, maintenance supplies, gloves, and educational resources for handbell musicians.  We also create and sell the largest selection of handbell and handchime related gift products available worldwide!

Heitz Handbells and Music, LLC

Heitz Handbells and Music LLC originated with Norm P. Heitz in 1980 and is now a partnership with Carol A. Scheel. We sell handbell music, Malmark products, handbell accessories, maintenance items, and gifts both in a store and online.

Jeffers Handbell Supply, Inc.

Founded in 1975, Jeffers Handbell Supply is the most comprehensive source of handbell-related products in the world. Focusing on serving handbell ringers, directors, and clinicians, Jeffers offers handbells & handchimes, handbell equipment & mallets, handbell gloves, handbell maintenance & repair, handbell gifts, and a complete catalog of handbell music.

Laurendale Associates

Music Mart, Inc.

MUSIC MART, INC. is one of the nation’s largest full service print music dealers with nearly 60 years of business experience. We are the exclusive distributors of the GENESIS PRESS & CANTABILE PRESS handbell music catalogs. We stock music of all publishers in all areas, including handbell music (as well as accessories), choral, keyboard, vocal, band, orchestra, instrumental, karaoke, musical gifts, Orff and rhythm instruments, music texts, and music software.

WestCoast Handbell Supply

Handbell-Related Accessories

Handbell Cases

Port-A-Bell

Port-A-Bell cases is in its ninth year producing handbell and chime cases with wheels and pull handle. Stronger, lighter, and mobile – they meet airline specifications for weight and size. A great way to move your bells!

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Schulmerich Bells, LLC

Innovators since 1935, Schulmerich has a rich legacy of bringing the joy of musical excellence in bells, to people the world over. Whether it’s the beautiful sound of our handcrafted handbells, the resonant timbre of our MelodyChime® Instruments, or the innovative designs of the Bell Matrix™ System or Silver Melody Bell™ Instruments, you can count on us for support, quality, and groundbreaking ideas. With a wide range of uses from worship, to education, to performing arts in general, Schulmerich’s versatile products offer the perfect blend of old-world craftsmanship and leading-edge technology which motivates and inspires, wherever people worship, work or play.

Ultimate Bell & Chime Case

Gertner, Incorporated services all brands of handbells and handchimes throughout the United States, Canada and Internationally. We are the creators of The ULTIMATE BELL & CHIME CASE™. The first and ONLY water and air tight, portable case. Visit our website at www.ultimatebellcase.com. Gertner, Inc. sells all types of handbell/handchime choir accessories to meet your needs. We also buy and sell used handbells and handchimes. Please feel free to contact us at anytime to help you meet your needs! (530) 474 1839, njgertner@frontiernet.net

Awards, Apparel, Gifts, and Specialty Handbell Items

Bellhaven

 

 

 

 

 

Handbell Services, Inc.

Handbell Services, Inc. is a primary resource for teaching materials, supplies, and music for the beginning ringer program.  Service is our cornerstone!  We offer a wide variety of handpicked music collections and single titles, equipment, maintenance supplies, gloves, and educational resources for handbell musicians.  We also create and sell the largest selection of handbell and handchime related gift products available worldwide!

Jeffers Handbell Supply, Inc.

Founded in 1975, Jeffers Handbell Supply is the most comprehensive source of handbell-related products in the world. Focusing on serving handbell ringers, directors, and clinicians, Jeffers offers handbells & handchimes, handbell equipment & mallets, handbell gloves, handbell maintenance & repair, handbell gifts, and a complete catalog of handbell music.

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Schulmerich Bells, LLC

Innovators since 1935, Schulmerich has a rich legacy of bringing the joy of musical excellence in bells, to people the world over. Whether it’s the beautiful sound of our handcrafted handbells, the resonant timbre of our MelodyChime® Instruments, or the innovative designs of the Bell Matrix™ System or Silver Melody Bell™ Instruments, you can count on us for support, quality, and groundbreaking ideas. With a wide range of uses from worship, to education, to performing arts in general, Schulmerich’s versatile products offer the perfect blend of old-world craftsmanship and leading-edge technology which motivates and inspires, wherever people worship, work or play.

TurnTabs, LLC

Turn pages quickly, reliably, even while wearing gloves
Stay in rhythm
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Ultimate Bell & Chime Case

Gertner, Incorporated services all brands of handbells and handchimes throughout the United States, Canada and Internationally. We are the creators of The ULTIMATE BELL & CHIME CASE™. The first and ONLY water and air tight, portable case. Visit our website at www.ultimatebellcase.com. Gertner, Inc. sells all types of handbell/handchime choir accessories to meet your needs. We also buy and sell used handbells and handchimes. Please feel free to contact us at anytime to help you meet your needs! (530) 474 1839, njgertner@frontiernet.net

The Ultimate Ring Binder

The Ultimate Ring Binder (URB) specializes in providing rehearsal CDs for your ringing year, your concerts and festivals, and special ringing events (i.e. Bayview and Distinctly Bronze) where you want or need to rehearse repertoire apart from the entire ensemble.

WestCoast Handbell Supply

Educational Services

Educational Services

Bell Buggy Express

Forty years of experience as a ringer, teacher, conductor, workshop leader and solo/ensemble performer to serve you.

 

 

 

 

Handbell Services, Inc.

Handbell Services, Inc. is a primary resource for teaching materials, supplies, and music for the beginning ringer program.  Service is our cornerstone!  We offer a wide variety of handpicked music collections and single titles, equipment, maintenance supplies, gloves, and educational resources for handbell musicians.  We also create and sell the largest selection of handbell and handchime related gift products available worldwide!

Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd.

Offering six and half octaves of handbells, fitted carrying cases and excellent quality of service, the Whitechapel Bell Foundry is the UK’s oldest manufacturing company. Some of the world’s most famous bells, including Big Ben, the original Americal Liberty Bell and bells for countless churches and cathedrals around the world have been made at the bell foundry in London’s East End. For new handbells and the refurbishment of existing handbells to an as new condition, there is no better time to contact the Whitechapel Bell Foundry – the US dollar is currently at its most advantageous exchange rate with the pound for many years!

Professional Groups

Professional Groups

 

Back Bay Ringers

Back Bay Ringers is an innovative handbell organization dedicated to promoting excellence in handbell artistry through performance, education and community. The Back Bay Ringers organization supports three performing ensembles including the Back Bay Ringers, an advanced community ensemble, Back Bay Carillon, a community based out-reach choir, and Back Bay Quartet.

Bells of the Lakes

Bells of the Lakes is a community handbell ensemble representing the Twin Cities of Minnesota and is directed by William H. Mathis, nationally known conductor and arranger of handbell and choral music. Besides presenting concerts, Bells of the Lakes sponsors a Seminar each fall for directors and ringers. They also sponsor Bellfest! each March for handbell choirs.

 

Bells of the Sound

Houston Bronze Ensemble

The Houston Bronze Ensemble, Inc., is a professional, auditioned, handbell ensemble comprised of musicians from the greater Houston area. The goal of Houston Bronze is to bring a distinctive level of expertise and artistry of English Handbell Ringing through concerts and educational venues.

Philadelphia Handbell Ensemble

Philadelphia Handbell Ensemble (PHE) is a community ensemble comprised of auditioned, advanced-level handbells ringers from Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware. Many have active musical lives performing and directing outside PHE as well. Musically, Philadelphia Handbell Ensemble appreciates a wide array of musical styles and moods with a repertoire spanning original compositions, arrangements, and transcriptions of classical literature. Philadelphia Handbell Ensemble was established in November 2003 and is a non-profit organization.

The Raleigh Ringers, Inc.

The Raleigh Ringers is an internationally acclaimed, advanced community handbell choir based in Raleigh, North Carolina. Since its founding in 1990, The Raleigh Ringers has been dazzling concert audiences with unique interpretations of sacred, secular and popular music, including famous rock n’ roll tunes arranged just for handbells.

Three Rivers Ringers

Twin Cities Bronze

Twin Cities Bronze of Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota is an internationally acclaimed professional performing ensemble specializing in the music and artistry of English handbells. Celebrating their Tenth Anniversary Season in 2009, Twin Cities Bronze receives its musical and artistic direction from Monica S. McGowan. Through musically sensitive interpretation and effortless technical execution, Twin Cities Bronze masters the diversity of today’s challenging handbell repertoire with their energetic performance style and exciting visual presentation.

Virginia Bronze

Virginia Bronze is an auditioned, community-based handbell choir. The group is known for performing thematic concerts that include a wide range of handbell music including secular, sacred, popular and original pieces. Virginia Bronze welcomes opportunities for artistic collaboration, and concert performances have included selections with voice, strings, winds, brass, percussion and keyboard, as well as dance. The choir performs throughout the Washington, DC metropolitan area and features a diverse membership including professional musicians, students, business persons, entrepreneurs, and government employees.

Voices In Bronze®

Voices in Bronze® incorporates the concert solo artistry of Christine D. Anderson and her professional four-in-hand quartet, the Medallion Ringers. Christine also is available to conduct festivals and workshops, as well as provide expert refurbishing, on site, of both Malmark and Schulmerich handbells. She is a sales representative for Malmark handbells, and music editor of “Handbells” magazine, published by LifeWay Church Resources.

Westminster Ringers

The Westminster Ringers, an auditioned community ensemble based in Westminster, Maryland, offers gifted musicians the opportunity to play advanced handbell repertoire at the highest possible level of musical sensitivity and technical clarity. Founded in 1997, the group advances the knowledge, awareness, and viability of the art of handbell ringing through performance and educational opportunities. The Westminster Ringers has been recognized as one of America’s premier professional ensembles.

Tour and Travel Services

Witte Travel and Tours

At Witte Travel & Tour, our goals are to make your performance and travel experience enjoyable, to ensure your concerts are well received, and to meet or exceed your expectations for a memorable trip. We have been designing and operating custom designed performance tours since 1975, and our repeat clients and their referrals are our best proof that we are meeting our goals time after time. Additionally, we are dedicated to making touring with handbells as easy an experience as possible and thus, have invested in tables, foam and table coverings that can be used while touring in Europe. We would be honored to help you design your own future tour. Please contact our performance tour division for further information.

Artwork, Graphics (music-related)

Photographers, Artists

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