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DIRECTOR OF HANDBELLS/CHIMES – Niskayuna Reformed Church

The Niskayuna Reformed Church has an immediate opening for a Director of Handbells/Chimes, a key contributor to the music ministry of the Church. Responsibilities of the position include managing and directing the Eendracht Bell Choir with 4.5 octaves of handbells. Rehearsals to be scheduled once per week from September to May. Performances are to be scheduled for 4 times per year during worship service. Additionally the Director may collaborate with other staff members to add individual or small ensembles (when appropriate and time permitting) for special services such as Christmas, etc., as well as even the possibility of church exchanges and performances at other venues. The candidate must demonstrate skill and experience playing with and directing handbell groups and must work collaboratively with the Director of Music Ministries.

To apply, please send a letter of interest and resume to: Personnel Committee, Niskayuna Reformed Church, 3041 Troy-Schenectady Rd., Niskayuna, NY 12309, or by e-mail to office@niskayunareformed.org

(posted February 1, 2017)

Encore! Handbell Ensemble, Inc. is seeking a new Music Director to provide dynamic, musically rich leadership to this advanced, auditioned community based ensemble rehearsing in Oshkosh, WI. Qualified applicants will have a music degree or greater, experience with handbells, and proven success as a music director demonstrating skills in leadership, communication, and administration.

Further information regarding this position and how to apply may be found at www.encorehandbellensemble.org or by contacting Mary Willadsen at info@EncoreHandbellEnsemble.org

(posted January 3, 2017)


Handbells/Handchimes for Sale/Wanted

Gently used and well taken care of three-octave set of Malmark bells (C4-C7) for sale. Please e-mail or call me (Cory) for more information: corybissell89@gmail.com or (703) 401-1595.

(posted January 26, 2017)

Professionally refurbished three octave plus upper fourth octave treble bells set of Schulmerich handbells (C4-C7 & C#7-G7) for sale. They are in great condition! Email or call me for more details: njgertner@frontiernet.net, 530 355 8220, Neil Gertner

(posted January 5, 2017)

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