Seeking a new director
Jim Bawden, director of the RiverBend Bronze Handbell Ensemble, has announced his retirement effective June 2018. We are seeking a new director starting August 2018. The RiverBend Bronze Handbell Ensemble’s mission is to ring advanced music, share musical talent with the community, and to network with other ringers who share the same passion. Candidates in the greater Quad City area and beyond who are creative and skilled in directing are encouraged to apply. The director will receive a stipend. For more information, see our Facebook page or e-mail email@example.com. To apply, submit your resume via e-mail. Deadline for submissions is February 27, 2018.
Information on our group: The RiverBend Bronze Handbell Ensemble is comprised of members from eastern Iowa and western Illinois. The group rehearses weekly from September- May at 15th Avenue Christian Church in Rock Island, IL. We typically have performed an annual holiday concert and a spring concert, but have recently been performing our shows more than once in the surrounding Quad City area and beyond.
(posted December 8, 2017, renewed January 17, 2018)
Handbell Music Director Position Available, Kalamazoo, Michigan
The Kalamazoo Ringers, an advanced community ensemble, is looking for a qualified Music Director. Help us promote the musical art of handbells! Go to kalamazooringers.org for more information.
(posted November 27, 2017, renewed January 17, 2018)
Handbells/Handchimes for Sale/Wanted
Handbells for Sale
Professionally refurbished third octave (C4-F#4 & G#6-C7, 12 total) of Schulmerich bells, Malmark bells and a third octave of Malmark chimes for sale. They are in great condition! Email, call or text Neil Gertner for more details: 530-355-8220.
(posted January 11, 2018)
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