A Special Message

I would like to share with you the story of a young lady who had the opportunity to perform with other young musicians and learn conducting skills at Pinnacle and Distinctly Teen, events that exist because of the continued support of our members and backers. Elisa...

E-Notes November 2015

College Ring-In – Register by Dec. 1 and get a free T-Shirt; Next MemberChat – Transforming Your Community Ensemble:How Challenges Bring New Opportunities; Handbell Bucks; Music Notes; and MORE.

A Special Message from Michael Glasgow

“Michael, whatever you do, just pretend you know about handbells. There’s not much to them, anyway.” That was the advice given to me by a coworker at 20 years old. I was not only a newbie at handbells, but a newbie at life. I had only been out of...

A Special Message from Jessica Westgard Larson

I was 23 when I received a call to direct my first adult handbell choir. Equipped with a B.A. in economics and German and 15 years of ringing experience, but no formal music education, I turned the offer down twice before finally deciding to give it a try. Wondering...

E-Notes October 2015

Call for faculty and performers for National Seminar deadline is Nov 1; College Ring-In – more details available; International Symposium, and more…