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For the Siskiyou Summit Handbell Conference in Ashland, Oregon, May 9-10, I accidentally forgot to include the repertoire. Fred Gramann is the guest clinician. Here's the list!
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Saturday, September 7 - 10:00 am - 2:30 pm, Read and Ring, United Protestant Presbyterian Church in Palmer. Contact: Alice Branton (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Friday & Saturday, September 20 & 21 - "Ringing in the Rainforest" -- Sandra Eithun will be the clinician for a two day workshop which will include massed ringing in Juneau. Registration is $55 by September 3 and $70 thereafter. Contact Lucy Merrell for more information at email@example.com
Saturday, September 28 - 7:00 pm. Isle Bells will be performing at the "Big Read Kickoff" at the Gerald C. Wilson Auditorium in Kodiak. Admission is $10. This kickoff starts a year-long celebration of Edgar Allan. Please email Ella Saltonstall at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
Saturday, December 7 - 4:30 pm Wesley. Handbell Choir annual "Ring in the Season" concert will at Trinity United Methodist Church, 210 North Water Ave, Idaho Falls. Attendance is free. A freewill offering will be taken after the concert.
Sunday, December 8 - 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm. Wesley Handbell Choir annual "Ring in the Season" concert will at Trinity United Methodist Church, 210 North Water Ave, Idaho Falls. Attendance is free. A freewill offering will be taken after the concert.
Sunday, December 8 - 4:00 pm, First Baptist Church, 221 E Linden Street, Caldwell. "Carols of the Bells" with Treasure Valley Bronze (directed by Phyllis Tincher) and various homeschool choirs of Ruth Whitley. They will be joined by the Chancel Choir of the First Baptist Church. Free.
Sunday, December 15 - 4:00 pm, Jewitt Auditorium at The College of Idaho, Caldwell. 8th Annual "Kettle Koncert" for the Nampa and Caldwell Salvation Army with Phyllis Tincher, handbells, and Sean Rogers, piano. There will be a contribution opportunity for the Salvation Army during the concert. RingPraiseMinistry.org
Friday, April 25 & Saturday, April 26, 2014 - Big Sky Handbell Conference in Idaho Falls. Guest clinician: Cathy Moklebust.
Friday, April 25 & Saturday, April 26, 2014
- Big Sky Handbell Conference in Idaho Falls, Idaho! Guest clinician: Cathy Moklebust
Tuesday, September 10 - Pacific Ringers rehearsals begin. Contact Ellie Hodder at email@example.com.
Saturday, September 14 - 8:30 am - 4:00 pm, Pacific Northwest Handbell Directors' Forum, "Honing Skills." See article above. Click for Registration Form. Questions? Call/txt Ellie Hodder at 503-730-9311 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ring Praise Music Ministry, Phyllis Tincher, handbells, and Sean Rogers, piano, will be in Eastern Oregon:
Sunday, October 13 - 7:00 pm, Pioneer Presbyterian Church, 417 West Washington, Burns.
Monday, October 14 - 1:00 and 2:15 pm, Dayville School, Dayville.
Tuesday, October 15 - 7:00 pm, Mt. Vernon Community Presbyterian Church, Mt. Vernon.
Wednesday, October 16 - 6:00 pm, Two Rivers Correctional Institution, Umatilla, OR. Sorry, you cannot attend the concert, but prayers for reaching those who attend would be appreciated.
Thursday, October 17 - 7:00 pm, First Presbyterian Church, 201 SW Dorian Ave, Pendleton.
Sunday, December 15 - 12:45 pm. Westminster Concert Bells presents a musical celebration of the holiday season in the Sanctuary, Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1624 NE Hancock Street, Portland. The concert is free.
Friday, May 9 & Saturday, May 10, 2014 - Siskiyou Summit Handbell Conference, Ashland. Guest clinician: Fred Gramann. Contact Diane Barnes at email@example.com.
Wednesday, October 9 - noon-1:00 p.m. Concert by Nancy Kirkner, solo handbells, and Janet Anderson, piano. Music of modern American composers, including Amy Beach, Karen Lakey Buckwalter, George Gershwin, Scott Joplin, Linda Lamb, Eric Whitacre, and original compositions for handbells and bell trees. Seattle Public Library, Microsoft Auditorium, 1000 Fourth Avenue, Seattle. Free admission. Bring your lunch. More information at www.solobells.com.
Saturday, October 19 - 9:00 am - 4:30 pm, Alliance of Christian Musicians Handbell Workshop, Faith Presbyterian Church, 620 S Shirley St, Tacoma. Guest clinician: Martha Alford. More information.
Saturday, November 9 - 2:00-3:00 p.m. Concert by Nancy Kirkner, solo handbells, and Janet Anderson, piano. Music of modern American composers, including Amy Beach, Karen Lakey Buckwalter, George Gershwin, Scott Joplin, Linda Lamb, Eric Whitacre, and original compositions for handbells and bell trees. Frye Museum auditorium, 704 Terry Street, Seattle. Free admission to museum and concert, and free parking. More information at www.solobells.com.
Saturday, December 7 - 7:30 p.m. Handbell soloist Nancy Kirkner and pianist Janet Anderson will be featured in the Magnolia Chorale's Christmas concert. Magnolia Lutheran Church, 2414 31st Avenue West, Seattle. Ticket information: www.magnoliachorale.org. More information at www.solobells.com.
Sunday, December 8 - 2:00 p.m. Handbell soloist Nancy Kirkner and pianist Janet Anderson will be featured in the Magnolia Chorale's Christmas concert. Magnolia Lutheran Church, 2414 31st Avenue West, Seattle. Ticket information: www.magnoliachorale.org. More information at www.solobells.com.
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 - 10:00-11:00 a.m. Handbell musician Nancy Kirkner will be the featured speaker at the monthly meeting of Seattle Music Teachers' Association. Topic: Teaching music to the adult beginner. Creative Music Adventures, 4501 Interlake Ave North, Seattle. Open to the public. Free admission. More information at www.solobells.com.
Friday - Sunday, June 27-29, 2014 - Area 10 Handbell Conference, Musicality in Motion, Yakima Convention Center. See article above and visit our website, http://area10.handbellmusicians.org.
Please remember to send information for the October issue to me by September 22.