Harmonic Convergence 2 (handbell trio/quartet/quintet)

HARMONIC CONVERGENCE 2 - Kevin McChesney - handbell trio/quartet/quintet

Assignments for 3 or 4 ringers in the score. Plays well as a stand-alone piece or with Kevin's original "Harmonic Convergence".

Musical Score
$12.50

He's Got the Whole World In His Hands (handbell quartet)

HE'S GOT THE WHOLE WORLD IN HIS HANDS - arr. Linda Lamb - handbell quartet

The primary purpose of a handbell ensemble is to present a confident, unified instrument playing marvelous music. The finely crafted writing in Linda's arrangement of the familiar favorite fits the bill perfectly.

Musical Score
$7.50

He's Got the Whole World In His Hands (handbell trio/quartet/quintet/sextet/ensemble)

HE'S GOT THE WHOLE WORLD IN HIS HANDS - arr. Bill Ingram - handbell trio/quartet/quintet/sextet/ensemble

In a relaxed, swing style which will please all congregations and audiences. This is a 12 bell setting (optional 13th note) which makes it approachable by four-in-hand ensembles who seek additional challenge.

Musical Score
$10.00

Hear the Nightingale Sing (handbell trio/quartet/quintet)

HEAR THE NIGHTINGALE SING - Traditional Irish, arranged by Ann Habicht - handbell trio/quartet/quintet

In "Irish Suite #1", Ann Habicht offers a variety of traditional Irish tunes accessible to handbell trios with 4-in-hand ringing, or add more ringers as needed to make these pieces come together quickly for your group! An "appendix" with just the melody for each piece is included at the end, so that you know what musical line to bring out throughout the arrangements.

"Hear the Nightingale Sing" is a folk song with lyrics from the 17th century.

Musical Score
$10.00

How Great Thou Art (handbell quartet)

HOW GREAT THOU ART - arr. Kevin McChesney - handbell quartet

Designed to reflect the beauty and simplicity of the original Swedish folktune from which the Boberg hymn got its origin. Melody is sometimes divided between ringers so sensitivity is required. This would also be effective on chimes, or for additional challenge, play just the melody on chimes.
 

Handbells used (and range)
Quartet: 27 bells (C4-C7)

Musical Score
$10.00

Hymn Descant Package (handbell quartet/ensemble)

HYMN DESCANT PACKAGE - arr. Kevin McChesney - handbell quartet/ensemble

Kevin McChesney arranges two general hymn descants and two Christmas carol descants for quartet or ensemble. Fairly easy to learn - add a splash of bells to any worship or concert setting! Titles include: Holy, Holy, Holy; Silent Night; O For a Thousand Tongues to Sing; O Come All Ye Faithful. All four titles allow up to seven copies to be made for quartet up to full ensemble.
 

Handbells used (and range)
Ensemble: 22 bells (G4-D7)

Musical Score
$12.50

I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say (handbell quartet)

I HEARD THE VOICE OF JESUS SAY (THOMAS TALLIS' "THIRD TUNE") - Third Mode Melody, Archbishop Parker's "The Whole Psalter Translated Into English Metre, Thomas Tallis/arr. Kay M. Hessemer - handbell quartet

Musical Score
$7.50

I Saw Three Ships (handbell duet/trio/quartet)

I SAW THREE SHIPS - arr. Kevin McChesney - handbell duet/trio/quartet

This arrangement is true to the lively, bouncy joy of the carol. Listeners will not only know that they've experienced a fresh perspective on a traditional favorite, but will thrill to the sheer happiness of this setting.

Musical Score
$12.50

I'm Gonna Sing (handbell ensemble)

I'M GONNA SING - Spiritual, arranged by Patricia Hurlbutt for Handbell Ensemble

In this exciting setting, a great deal of enthralling music is created with only 8 bells. Ringers have the opportunity to be at their musical best in a rhythmically lively offering that will lift listeners’ spirits.

Musical Score
$10.00

In His Care (handbell trio/quartet/ensemble)

IN HIS CARE - arr. Bill Ingram - handbell trio/quartet/quintet/sextet/ensemble

Subtitled All Day Long or Angels Watching Over Me

Assign this 12 bell piece as appropriate for your group - it has fun and rewarding visual and musical considerations.

Musical Score
$10.00