Creating a Joint Concert

Interview with Matthew Compton and Alex Guebert about the creation of their combined concert at National Seminar in Phoenix, Arizona Interview with Matthew Compton and Alex Guebert by Lauran Delancy Matthew Compton is the music director of the Bells of the Cascades in...

More Than an Ensemble

Developing the “Community” in Community Ensemble by Lauran Delancy Lauran Delancy holds a BA in Parish Music and a Master of Church Music from Concordia University Wisconsin. She fell in love with handbells in high school and has enjoyed ringing,...
The Show Goes On

The Show Goes On

How to Pull Off a Four-City Tour in Uncertain COVID Times by James Meredity One of the San Francisco Bay Area’s most well-rounded musicians, James Meredith conducts the country’s acclaimed Sonos Handbell Ensemble. A native of North Carolina, Mr. Meredith received his...

Social Media for the Anti-social(media)

A Quick Guide to Posting, Sharing, and Snapping by Chris Burton Chris Burton has rung or directed handbells since 2005. A bass bell ringer by choice, he is also a composer, cellist, clarinetist, and pianist. He holds degrees in music composition from Baylor...

Getting Down to Business

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