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Full-Time Music and Worship Director wanted for Zion Lutheran Church (ELCA) of Grand Rapids, MN.
Located among the beautiful and serene lakes and woods of northern Minnesota, Grand Rapids is a vibrant community with lots of big city amenities and cultural opportunities. Our equally vibrant congregation is searching for candidates with music degree and training/experience in conducting, pipe organ, piano, and music writing software programs. Can you ‘play well with others,’ and enhance our faith journeys through exceptional music and worship experiences? Zion offers a competitive salary and benefits package (Synod Guidelines). For position description and application information, contact Pastor Paul Leslie – paul@ziongrandrapidsmn.org. October 24, 2016 application deadline.

(posted September 6, 2016)

Handbell Choir Director
St. Peter’s By the Sea Presbyterian Church
Rancho Palos Verdes, California

The Ringers by the Sea Handbell Choir is an established, important, and integral component of worship at St. Peter’s. Through their offerings during Sunday services, concerts, and other special occasions, the handbell choir has enhanced the worship experience and assisted in establishing an environment for relating to God for over 35 years. The director of the handbell choir is responsible for leading the handbell choir through rehearsals, performances, recruitment, and development. St. Peter’s has an extensive library of bell choir music, 5 octaves of bells with 2 additional duplicate octaves, and 3 octaves of tone chimes. The bell choir currently plays level 3+ music.
This is a part-time position of 3-5 hours per week. Previous handbell conducting experience is desirable. Provide resume to Karen Hatt at Karen@spbts.org by September 30, 2016. Applicants selected for interviewing will be required to provide references. Final applicants will be required to conduct the handbell choir in rehearsing a piece and to provide information necessary for a background check.

(posted August 31, 2016)


Handbells/Handchimes for Sale/Wanted

Numerous Schulmerich OEM parts. Springs, Nyliner bushings, clapper heads (early and late style), complete clapper assemblies and hardware. Contact Greg Cowan at gregcowan@yahoo.com or 719-495-3353.

(posted September 23, 2016)

Two octave set of Schulmerich handbells for sale in very good condition, will be professionally serviced ready to play out of the cases. For more details, please contact Neil Gertner, njgertner@frontiernet.net or 530 355 8220.

(posted September 7, 2016)

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