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Staff Bells

Staff Bells are one of the most underutilized percussion instruments in existence.  They are essentially suspended handbells stuck with mallets.  Staff Bells were originally used in the early 1900s as a novelty act in vaudville shows.   217 more words


1st Third Thursday at Twelve-Thirty

A very appreciative audience enjoyed the first of a series of autumn lunchtime concerts by the SMSG Band, with similar concerts taking place on the third Thursday of October and November too. 280 more words


Your Thursday Morning Earworm Courtesty of MMU

It may look like a Barbarian or possibly a Viking warrior in the chapel, but it’s just David, a member of the MMU Handbell Ensemble, providing you, for free, with your morning earworm. You’re welcome:

13 members of the District spotted at the Roadshow!

With over 1300 ringers attending the Roadshow at Newbury on Saturday, we may well have missed some, but apparently 13 C&S ringers were spotted during the day. 134 more words

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Music Ministry Kick-Off Dates

Adult Handbells – September 2

Youth Handbells & Choir – September 7

Children’s Handbells & Choirs – September 11

Youth Orchestra – November 9

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