Overtones is the official journal of Handbell Musicians of America. Here you will find educational, informational, and feature articles about the Guild and the handbell world as well as commentaries, helpful tips, and free music.

Through MemberChats and MemberNotes, we bring you insightful articles and informative, live chats with the movers and shakers of the handbell art form.

Find engaging live and virtual learning opportunities through our national events held across the country throughout the year.

A depository of valuable information an tools to assist our Area board members in the important work they do for our membership.

The Handbell Musicians of America Resource Library offers a large and growing collection of articles, interactive PDFs, PowerPoint webinars, videos, and more to help you expand your knowledge as a handbell musician.

Here you will find fun activities, articles, tips, and resources.  All members are welcome to enjoy these new benefits, but they were designed with ringers in mind.

Handbell Musicians of America is excited to announce a new membership health insurance benefit that can help keep you, your family, and even your small business cost-effectively covered and healthy. To request details about the health benefit, email membership@handbellmusicians.org with your name and membership number.

Upcoming Events

 

Sierra Spring Ring

03/13/2021 - 03/13/2021

Area 12, online event

Director as Teacher - The Next Step

03/14/2021 - 03/14/2021

Area 12, online event

Coppers Classic 2021 CANCELED

03/18/2021 - 03/21/2021

Area 10, Clackamas, OR, Oregon

Inland Northwest Handbell Workshop CANCELED

03/19/2021 - 03/20/2021

Area 10, Richland,WA, Washington

Fourth Friday Focus Sampler

03/26/2021 - 03/26/2021

Area 8, Online

Siskiyou Summit Virtual Event

03/27/2021 - 03/27/2021

Area 10, Online

Indiana Spring Workshop

04/17/2021 - 04/17/2021

Area 5, Franklin, IN, Indiana

VT Spring Ring Directors Workshop

04/23/2021 - 04/23/2021

Area 1, Newport, VT, Vermont

Fourth Friday Focus Seminar

04/23/2021 - 04/23/2021

Area 8, Online

VT Spring Ring

04/24/2021 - 04/24/2021

Area 1, Newport, VT, Vermont

Area 1 Ringer Reunion

05/15/2021 - 06/16/2021

Area 1, Lexington, MA, Massachusetts, online

Fourth Friday Focus Sampler

05/28/2021 - 05/28/2021

Area 8, Online

Virtuoso 2021

06/03/2021 - 06/06/2021

Area 3, Raleigh, NC, North Carolina

Area 11 Handbell Camp

06/13/2021 - 06/16/2021

Area 11, Estes Park, CO, Colorado

Bronze Under the Sun 2021

06/25/2021 - 06/26/2021

Area 4, Palm Harbor, FL, Florida

Fourth Friday Focus Seminar

06/25/2021 - 06/25/2021

Area 8, Online

Master Class 2021

07/10/2021 - 07/13/2021

Renaissance Phoenix Glendale Hotel and Spa

National Seminar 2021

07/13/2021 - 07/17/2021

Renaissance Phoenix Glendale Hotel and Spa

National Seminar 2021 - Pre-Registration

07/13/2021 - 07/17/2021

Renaissance Phoenix Glendale Hotel and Spa

National Seminar 2021 Community Plaza

07/14/2021 - 07/17/2021

Renaissance Phoenix Glendale Hotel and Spa

Distinctly Teen 2021

07/15/2021 - 07/17/2021

Renaissance Phoenix Glendale Hotel and Spa

Fourth Friday Focus Sampler

07/23/2021 - 07/23/2021

Area 8, Online

Fourth Friday Focus Seminar

08/27/2021 - 08/27/2021

Area 8, Online

Fourth Friday Focus Sampler

09/24/2021 - 09/24/2021

Area 8, Online

Redding Handbell Festival

10/16/2021 - 10/16/2021

Area 12, Redding, CA, California