Video of the Month
The Highland Elementary Chime Choir, Highland, Utah, plays the National Anthem at Lone Peak High School’s Varsity Basketball game on February 19, 2016. Their director, Paige Erickson, says, “Every year, my chimes choir at school goes to the local high school to perform the National Anthem at one or two basketball games. The kids feel like Rock Stars and it’s fun for them, and the team.”
Registration info for national events: College Ring-In, Reaching for Bronze; Deadline approaching for Honorary Life Award nominations; Registration open for International Symposium in Hong Kong; and more.read more
This Month Accepting Nominations for Honorary Life Membership Award College Ring-In: Jan. 3-5 in Houston, Texas Spaces Still Open for Reaching for Bronze Save the Date for Giving Tuesday Next National Board Chat Video of the Month Brian Childers Named Music Adviser...read more
By Jill Fedon President-Elect, National Board The Guild’s first Honorary Life Membership Award was given to Frederick Sharpe in 1963 at the eighth National Convention in Detroit, Michigan. Mr. Sharpe was the honored guest at the convention and was...read more
Registration opens next Wednesday, June 12, for Distinctly Bronze East 2020 and Reaching for Bronze 2020 in New Bern, North Carolina. Distinctly Bronze Details | Reaching For Bronze...read more
By Jennifer Vangolen Nominating Committee Chair Who should serve on the next national board of directors of the Handbell Musicians of America? Whoever it is, YOU will play a vital and essential role. Who are the board of directors? The board of directors consists of a...read more
Handbell Musicians of America recognizes that many musicians are using tablet computers instead of traditional music stands to hold music and that some among our membership would like to use this option when participating in ringing and performance activities at...read more
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