Handbell Choirs

You can find handbell choirs near you on the list below. If you would like to add your group’s name to this list, or if your group already is listed and you’d like to make changes, please see the requirements at the bottom of this page.

 

 

Alabama

Celebration Ringers, Riverchase United Methodist Church – Birmingham, AL

Heritage Ringers – Huntsville, AL

Riverchase Chancel Ringers, Riverchase United Methodist Church – Birmingham, AL

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Alaska

Celebration Ringers, Resurrection Lutheran Church – Juneau, AK

Notable Camai Ringers – Anchorage, AK

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Arizona

Campanillas del Sol – Scottsdale, AZ

Chancel Ringers, Gold Canyon United Methodist Church, Gold Canyon, AZ

Handbell Ringers of Sun City – Sun City, AZ

JuBELLation, Lord of Life Lutheran Church – Sun City West, AZ

Sonoran Bells – Tucson, AZ

 

Arkansas

Carillon Ringers, Celebration Ringers, Jubilee Ringers – St. James UMC – Little Rock, AR

Chancel Ringers, Chamber Ringers – St. Luke’s Episcopal Church – North Little Rock , AR

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California

Bay Bells – Palo Alto, CA

Bellebration Ringers, Hollywood United Methodist Church – Hollywood, CA

Concordia University – Concert Handbells, Spirit Bells, Chapel Bells, Pacific Ringers, and Resound Quartet – Irvine, CA

Crown City Ringers – Pasadena, CA

The Handbell Choirs of Camarillo United Methodist Church – Camarillo, CA

The Handbell Choirs of Simi Valley United Methodist Church – Simi Valley, CA

LA Bronze – Glendale, CA

Make a Joyful Noise, Lutheran Church of the Resurrection – Granite Bay, CA

Mount of Olives Lutheran Church Handbell Ensemble – Mission Viejo, CA

Opus Handbell Ensemble – Modesto, CA

Pacific Bells Handbell Ensemble – L.A. and Orange Counties,  CA

Pioneer Bells, Pioneer United Methodist Church – Auburn, CA

RiverBells – Sacramento, CA

The Rolling Tones, Community Congregational Church/UCC – Benicia, CA

San Diego Harmony Ringers – San Diego, CA

Sonos Handbell Ensemble – Berkeley, CA

Timbré Ensemble, CA

Voices in Bronze – Santa Clarita, CA

Westminster Ringers – Sacramento, CA

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Colorado

Bells of Peace, Summit of Peace Lutheran Church – Thornton, CO

Bells of the Rockies– Windsor, CO

Messiah Ringers, (Adult Group), Jr. High Bell Choir (6th-8th Grade), Messiah Lutheran Church –  Longmont, CO

Pikes Peak Ringers – Colorado Springs, CO

Ringers of Praise – Greeley, CO

Risen Savior Lutheran Church – Grace Notes, Bells of Faith, Ring Tones, Risen Savior Ringers – Broomfield, CO

Rocky Mountain Ringers – Denver, CO

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Connecticut

Hockanum Valley Ringers – Vernon, CT

Shoreline Ringers, Inc. – Ledyard, CT

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Delaware

First State Ringers – Newark, DE

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District of Columbia

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Florida

Capitol Bells – Tallahassee, FL

Epiphany Cathedral Ringers – Venice, FL

Fanfare Ringers (Adult Choir at First UMC) – Lutz, FL

Gulf Coast Ringers – Englewood, FL

JOY Ringers, Community Presbyterian Church – Englewood, FL

Joyful Ringers (Youth Choir at First UMC) – Lutz, FL

The Magic of Bronze – Orlando, FL

Pine Shores Presbyterian Church – Clara Kaiser Carillon, Bells of Joy,  Joyful Chimers – Sarasota, FL

Ring Sarasota Community Handbell Ensemble – Sarasota, FL

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Georgia

Carillonaire Handbell Choir of Christ United Methodist Church – Warner Robins, Georgia

Central Presbyterian Church – Geneva HB Choir, Genesis HB Choir, and Youth HB Choir – Atlanta, GA

The Christine King Farris Adult Handbell Choir, Ebenezer Baptist Church – Atlanta, GA

First Baptist Bells (adults) – First Baptist Church on the Square – LaGrange, GA

Genesis Ringers (beginner children) – First Baptist Church on the Square – LaGrange, GA

JuBellation (children) – First Baptist Church on the Square – LaGrange, GA

The Savior’s Soundwaves (youth) – First Baptist Church on the Square – LaGrange, GA

Wesley Ringers, Pittman Park United Methodist Church – Statesboro, GA

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Idaho

Tintinnabulators, First Congregational United Church of Christ – Boise, ID

BellHeirs, Caldwell Christian Church – Caldwell, ID

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Illinois

1st Congregational Handbell Ensembles – Western Springs, IL

The Agape Ringers – Carol Stream, IL

The Allegro Handbell Choir – Hinsdale, IL

Bells In Motion – Springfield, IL

Bells of Glory, of Bethel Lutheran Church – Bartonville, IL

Chancel Bell Choir, First Presbyterian Church – Evanston, IL

Chicago Bronze – Arlington Heights, IL

Gary United Methodist Church Handbell Ensembles – Wheaton, IL

St. Anne’s Catholic Church – Oswego, IL

St Matthew UCC Handbell Ensembles – Wheaton, IL

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Indiana

Aldersgate Handbell Choir, First United Methodist Church, West Lafayatte, IN

Circle City Ringers – Indianapolis, IN

Joyful Sound, Inc. – Greenwood, IN

Manos de Dios Choir, Fortville First United Methodist Church – Fortville, IN

Purdue Bells, Purdue University – West Lafayette, IN

St. Luke’s UMC – of Indianapolis, IN

Trinity Ringers, Celebration Ringers, Trinity English Evangelical Lutheran Church – Fort Wayne, IN

University of Notre Dame Handbell Choir – Notre Dame, IN

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Iowa

Christ United Methodist Church Bell Choir – Davenport, IA

The North Central Iowa Handbell Ensemble – Eagle Grove, IA

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Kansas

First United Methodist Church – Dodge City, KS

Rhapsody Ringers of First United Methodist Church – Manhattan, KS

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Kentucky

Lakeside Ringers – Lakeside Park, KY

St. James Handbell Ensemble – Louisville, KY

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Louisiana

The Broadmoor Belles & Beaux, The Teen Ringers, and the Children’s Handbell Coir, Broadmoor Baptist Church – Baton Rouge, LA

The Bells of St. Mary, St. Mary Mother of the Church – Lafayette, LA

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Maine

Penobscot Bay Ringers – Rockport, ME

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Maryland

Anacrusis – Annapolis, MD

Bel Cantus, LLC – Germantown, MD

Canterbury Ringers, Gaithersburg Presbyterian Church – Gaithersburg, MD

Jubilate Bronze, Community UMC – Crofton, MD

The Westminster Ringers – Westminster, MD

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Massachusetts

Back Bay Ringers – Boston, MA

The Christ Church Cambridge Handbell Choir, – Cambridge, MA

The Hills Bells, Wellesley Hills Congregational Church – Wellesley, MA

Merrimack Valley Ringers – Chelmsford, MA

New England Ringers – members from MA, RI, and VT

North Shore Ringers (youth handbell choir) of First Congregational Church of Essex – Essex, MA

Paul Revere Ringers of First Congregational Church of Essex – Essex, MA

St. Matthew’s United Methodist Church – Acton MA

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Michigan

Capital City Ringers – Lansing, MI

Classical Bells – Metro Detroit, MI

The Detroit Handbell Ensemble – Detroit, MI

Embellish Handbell Ensemble – Grand Rapids, MI

The Gosbells of Utica United Methodist Church – Sterling Heights, MI

Larry and Carla Sue, Handbell Duets – Holland, MI

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Minnesota

Bells of the Bluffs – Red Wing, MN and surrounding area

Bells of the Lakes – Twin Cities area, MN

First Presbyterian Church of Rochester – Rochester, MN

Hennepin Chime, Hennepin Ave. UMC – Minneapolis, MN

Our Savior’s Lutheran Church – Stillwater, MN

St. Boniface Handbell Choir – Cold Spring, MN

Strikepoint – Duluth, MN

Twin Cities Bronze– Minneapolis and St. Paul metropolitan area, MN

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Mississippi

Carillon, University of Southern Mississippi – Hattiesburg, MS

First Presbyterian Church Youth Handbell Choir – Hattiesburg, MS

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Missouri

Columbia Handbell Ensemble – Columbia, MO

Gateway Ringers – St. Louis, MO

Joyful Noise Handbell Choir, University United Methodist Church – St. Louis, MO

Handbell Choirs of Ladue Chapel Presbyterian Church – St. Louis, MO

Rezound! – Kansas City, MO

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Montana

Bellissimo! – Billings, MT

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Nebraska

Omaha Metropolitan Handbell Choirs– Omaha, NE

River City Ringers – Omaha, NE

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Nevada

Harmony Ringers – Las Vegas, NV

Tintabulations Handbell Ensemble – Reno, NV

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New Hampshire

Granite State Ringers – Newington, NH

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New Jersey

Brick Church Ringers – Hackettstown, NJ

Jersey Jubilation Handbell Choir – Ridgewood, NJ

Nassau Ringers of Nassau Presbyterian Church, Princeton, NJ

Princeton Theological Seminary Handbell Choir – Princeton, NJ

St. Thomas More Catholic Church Parish – Manalapan, NJ

The Wesley Ringers – Chatham, NJ

Westminster Concert Bell Choir – Rider University in Princeton, NJ

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New Mexico

Enchantment – Albuquerque Handbell Ensemble – Albuquerque, NM

Jubilee Handbell Ringers of Immanuel Presbyterian Church – Albuquerque, NM

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New York

Bronzissimo! Community Handbell Choir – Binghamton, NY

Buckingham Ringers – Oneonta, NY

The Christ Church Bell Choir of Christ Church NYC, New York, NY

Eagle Eye Ringers, St. John’s Lutheran Church – Sayville, NY

Henrietta United Church of Christ Senior Handbell Choir – Henrietta, NY

Hudson River Bells – Athens, NY

The Katonah Celebration Ringers – Katonah, NY

Klipnocky Klangers – Oneonta, NY

Klokken Tower Ringers of First Reformed Church – Schenectady, NY

Long Island reSound – Babylon NY

Pendleton Center United Methodist Church – Lockport, NY

Riverside Church of New York – New York, NY

St. James Handbell Choir, St. James Church – Syracuse, NY

Thursday Belles – Schenectady, NY

Zion Lutheran Church and Community Ringers – Cobleskill, NY

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North Carolina

Alleluia Ringers, St. Andrew Lutheran Church – Andrews, NC

Brasstown Ringers – Brasstown, NC

Chancel Bells, First United Methodist Church – Gastonia, NC

Chancel Ringers – Hickory, NC

HUMRingers (Highland United Methodist Church) – Raleigh, NC

Joyful Noise Handbell Choir (Church of Reconciliation Presbyterian Church) – Chapel Hill, NC

Jubilee Ringers, First United Methodist Church, Hendersonville, NC

Notes From Heaven Children’s Chime Choir , Skyland United Methodist Church – Asheville, NC

Notes From Heaven Youth Bell Choir , Skyland United Methodist Church- Asheville, NC

Pine Valley United Methodist Church Adult Handbells – Wilmington, NC

Pineville Ringers – Pineville, NC

The Raleigh Ringers – Raleigh, NC

Sacred Sounds Bell Choir, First Presbyterian Church – Highlands, NC

The Skyland Ringers , Skyland United Methodist Church- Asheville, NC

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North Dakota

Alleluia Ringers – Bismarck, ND

Strikepoint – Bismarck, ND

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Ohio

Advent Ringers, Kettering Seventh Day Adventist Church – Kettering, OH

Chancel Ringers, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church – Cincinnati, OH

Celebration Ringers – Strongsville, OH

Harmony Ringers – Canton, OH

Kettering Seventh Day Adventist Church – Youth HB Choir and Youth HB Ensemble – Kettering, OH

Queen City Bronze – Cincinnati, OH

St. Columbkille Handbell Choir – St. Columbkille Catholic Church – Parma, OH

St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church Handbell Choir – Liberty Township, OH

Stow Heritage Ringers – Stow, OH

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Oklahoma

Believers Bell Choir (advanced choir), FUMC of Owasso – Owasso, OK

Chapel Bells, Chapel Hill United Methodist Church, Oklahoma City, OK

Genesis Ringers (grades 4-6), FUMC of Owasso – Owasso, OK

JuBELLation Ringers, First Christian Church – Stillwater, OK

Ring of Fire (grades 7-12), FUMC of Owasso – Owasso, OK

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Oregon

Bells of the Cascades – Portland, OR

First Unitarian Church Youth and Adult Handbell Choirs – Portland, OR

The Pacific Ringers – Portland, OR

Rogue Ringers – Medford, OR

St. Matthew Lutheran Church – Adoration, Exaltation, Hosanna and Praise Handbell Choirs – Beaverton, OR

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Pennsylvania

The Bells of Grace, Grace Lutheran Church – State College, PA

Canticle Bells, Palmyra Church of the Brethren- Palmyra, PA

Festive Bells, Emmanuel Lutheran Church – Export, PA

Hershey Handbell Ensemble – Hershey, PA

The JuBELLation Ringers, A Joyful Noise, The Grace Notes, Oakmont Presbyterian Church – Oakmont, PA

Messiah College Concert Handbell Choir – Grantham, PA

Philadelphia Handbell Ensemble – Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia Bronze – Bryn Mawr, PA

Rainbow Ringers, Emmanuel Lutheran Church – Export, PA

The Rooke Chapel Ringers, Bucknell University – Lewisburg, PA

Soli Deo Gloria, Proclamation Presbyterian Church – Bryn Mawr, PA

The Southminster Ringers – Pittsburgh, PA

Three Rivers Ringers – Pittsburgh, PA

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Puerto Rico

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Rhode Island

New England Ringers – members from MA, RI, and VT

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South Carolina

Carolina Bronze – Greenville, SC

Mount Calvary Ringers of Mount Calvary Baptist Church – Greenville, SC

Southern Bronze –  Columbia, SC

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South Dakota

Bells of Praise, Cornerstone United Methodist Church – Watertown, SD

Alleluia Ringers, South Canyon Lutheran Church – Rapid City, SD

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Tennessee

The Hallelujah Ringers, Trinity United Methodist Church – Murfreesboro, TN

Music City Bronze – Nashville, TN

The Rings of the Lord, Bearden United Methodist Church – Knoxville, TN

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Texas

Austin Handbell Ensemble – Austin, TX

Bayou City Bells – Houston, TX

Belle-Tones Community Choir of Dallas – Dallas, TX

Bells Gloria, Second Baptist Church – Lubbock TX

Concert Bells – Fort Worth, TX

Custer Road UMC Handbell Ministry – Plano, TX

Denton Bell Band – Denton, TX

The Dorothy Shaw Bell Choir – Fort Worth, TX

Golden Triangle Handbell Ensemble – Beaumont, TX

Handbell Ministry of First Methodist Church – Mansfield, Texas

Handbell Ministry of First United Methodist Church – Round Rock, TX

Houston Bronze Ensemble – Houston, TX

Houston Chamber Ringers (Facebook page) – Houston, TX

Keller Ringers, First Baptist Church Keller – Keller, TX

River City Ringers – San Antonio, TX

The Sanctuary Ringers, Preston Hollow Presbyterian Church – Dallas, TX

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Utah

Bells of Joyful Sound – Salt Lake City, UT

Bells on Temple Square – Salt Lake City, Utah

Community United Methodist Church Handbell Choirs – Ogden, UT

Utah Valley Handbell Ringers – UT

The Wesley Bell Ringers, Christ United Methodist Church – Salt Lake City, UT

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Vermont

Bells of Grace, Grace United Methodist Church – St. Johnsbury, VT

New England Ringers – members from MA, RI, and VT

Northern Bronze – based in Essex Jct., VT

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Virginia

6th Dimension – Winchester, VA

Bells of the Blue Ridge -Lynchburg, VA

Celebration Ringers, Fort Hill United Methodist Church – Lynchburg, VA

Glorify!, The Radical Ringers – Chestnut Grove Baptist Church – Earlysville, VA

The James River Ringers – Richmond, VA

Jubilation Ringers, Messiah United Methodist Church – Burke, VA

The Mill Mountain Ringers – Roanoke, VA

New Hanover JuBELLees – New Hanover Presbyterian Church – Mechanicsville, VA

Stafford Regional Handbell Society – Stafford, VA

Virginia Bronze – Northern VA

Virginia Handbell Consort – Virginia Beach, VA

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Washington

Bells of the Sound – Greater Seattle, WA

Bethany Bells,  Bethany Covenant Church – Mount Vernon, WA

Carillon Ringers of Yakima Covenant Church – Yakima, WA

Columbia River Handbells – Longview, WA

DeColores – Spokane, WA

Joyful Praise Ringers of Grace Lutheran Church – Des Moines, WA

Jubilant Ringers of Grace Lutheran Church – Des Moines, WA

Memorial Bells, Our Savior Lutheran Church – Issaquah, WA

Rainier Ringers – Tacoma, WA

Resounding Grace of Grace Lutheran Church – Des Moines, WA

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West Virginia

Mid-Ohio Valley Ringers – Vienna, WV

Kanawha Valley Ringers – Charleston, WV

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Wisconsin

Ebenezer Brass Handbell Choir, Ebenezer United Church of Christ – Chilton, WI

Encore! Handbell Ensemble, Inc. – Oshkosh, WI

Madison Area Concert Handbells (MACH) – Madison, WI

Milwaukee Handbell Ensemble – Milwauke, WI

Peace Ringers,  Prince of Peace Lutheran Church – Appleton, WI

Ringing Badgers, Maestro Productions, Inc. – Madison, WI

Soli Deo Ringers, Prince of Peace Lutheran Church – Appleton, WI

Soli Deo Gloria Home School Choirs – Eau Claire, WI

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Wyoming

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International Groups

Concordia Ringers, Concordia University College of Alberta – Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Double Mallet Ringers – Hong Kong

Gloves Handbell – Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong Handbell Academy – Hong Kong, China

Jubiloso! Bells of Concordia – Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Waverton Handbell Ringers – Chester, England

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Requirements to Add Your Choir Listing

You must be a current Handbell Musicians of America member to be included on this list. If you would like to add your information to the above list, or you’d like to submit changes to your current listing, please email us at webmaster@handbellmusicians.org with the information below:

1. Member ID number
2. Choir name (along with any associated organization name), as you’d like it listed here
3. City & state
4. Website