Patriotic Medley – Derek’s Handchimes

This issue’s Video of the Month shows that you do not need a large set of handbells (or even handbells at all, as handchimes suffice just as well) to give an effective performance. Here Derek (YouTube channel DSLightning21) gives an awesome performance of...

The Lion King Medley – Hakuoh University Handbell Choir

Hakuoh University Handbell Choir performs “The Lion King Medley” with “Circle of Life,” “Can You Fell the Love Tonight?,” “I Just Can’t Wait to be King,” under the direction Hirotaka Arai This is the choir’s...

Jesu, Joy Of Man’s Desiring – Handbell Duet

Here is a gem from 2009. Jesu, Joy Of Man’s Desiring / J. S. Bach / Song JaeWeoul Handbell Solo Concert-08.05.2009 (Daejeon Handbell Choir – South KOREA) / Handbell Duet (Song JaeWeoul, Kim EuiGon) Do you have a video you would like considered for Video of...

Despacito – Ministry of Bellz – Singapore

Singapore’s Ministry of Bellz uses lighting, projection, and choreography to enhance this performance of Despacito, by R.Ayala, E.Enders & Luis Fonsi, handbells version transcribed & arranged by Damien Lim. This is from their January 30, 2021 concert at...

Happy – The RingNYC

Here’s a fun video by The RingNYC, a community of handbell musicians residing in New York City. The RingNYC provides various ringing opportunities throughout the season for junior and senior high schoolers, college students, young professionals and beyond. This...

Amazing Grace – Whitechapel Bell Tree

Our selection this month is a Barbara Brocker/Rob Pearson bell tree solo arrangement of Amazing Grace. Lisa Gunn plays the piano and Tom Reagan plays the bells on a custom stand that accommodates the leather handles of the Whitechapel bells. Do you have a video you...