Open My Eyes That I May See (handbell duet/trio/quartet/quintet/sextet/ensemble)

OPEN MY EYES THAT I MAY SEE - Clara H. Scott/arr. Kevin McChesney - handbell duet/trio/quartet/quintet/sextet/ensemble

Scored as a true quartet, this piece can be used by duet players (play only the top two lines) or by larger ensembles by assigning fewer bells per person. Keep the tempo up and the mood lively!

Musical Score
$10.00

Pat-A-Pan (handbell duet/trio/quartet)

PAT-A-PAN - arr. Kevin McChesney - handbell duet/trio/quartet

A challenge for a duet team; still plenty to do for a quartet! This lively setting of the familiar Christmas carol is flashy and vibrant on bells! Fast tempo and quick rhythms mean some rehearsal is needed to achieve clean damping.

Musical Score
$10.00

People, Look East (handbell duet/trio/quartet)

PEOPLE, LOOK EAST - French folk melody/arr. Karen Roth - handbell duet/trio/quartet

An easier arrangement with a full sound. Only 10 bells in this active, lively setting. A modal, ancient sound, this work should be presented with confident, large ringing strokes.

Musical Score
$10.00

Prelude No. 1 (handbell trio with solo/C instrument)

PRELUDE NO. 1 - J.S. Bach/trans. Karen Roth - handbell trio with optional solo or C instrument

This transcription of Bach's "Prelude No. 1" is for trio or larger ensemble. This work is perhaps best known through its transformation into "Ave Maria" by Gounod, and includes a part for C instrument or chime or bell soloist.

Musical Score
$10.00

Procession/Musette (handbell duet/trio/quartet)

PROCESSION/MUSETTE - 17th Century Serbian/arr. Kevin McChesney - handbell duet/trio/quartet

A spiffy one-pager for opening concert or worship.

Musical Score
$5.00

Revive Us Again (handbell trio/quartet/quintet/sextet)

REVIVE US AGAIN - arr. Bill Ingram - handbell trio/quartet/quintet/sextet

Only 12 bells sound like many more in this bold setting of the traditional hymn. A lively, stunning addition to any worship service or concert.
 

Handbells used (and range)
Trio/quartet/quintet/sextet: 12 bells (F5-C7)

Musical Score
$10.00

Ritmo Festivo (handbell ensemble)

RITMO FESTIVO by Kurt Meyer for handbell ensemble

Full of festive rhythmic fun, this original 12-bell composition would make a joyous and uplifting choice for use in worship, as a processional prelude or recessional postlude, or for social distance ringing. With a fanfare-like introduction, a melody that develops into a call-and-response motif, and a high-energy ending building upon the theme of the introduction, both ringers and listeners alike will surely enjoy the catchy musical elements in this musical selection!

Musical Score
$10.00

Rondo à la Turque (handbell trio/quartet)

RONDO À LA TURQUE by W.A. Mozart, arranged by David Jordan (quartet Ringer 4 part by Forté Handbell Quartet) for Handbell Trio/Quartet 

Fast paced and lively, this piece will knock the audience's socks off! Mostly malletted throughout, dynamic variations become key in making it musically excellent. A fun trio/quartet!

Musical Score
$10.00

Sarabande (handbell trio)

SARABANDE - arr. Kevin McChesney - handbell trio

A full piece for three ringers, this piece can easily be extended to larger ensembles. It is possible to play this piece with only two octaves of bells.

Musical Score
$12.50

Savior of the Nations, Come (handbell ensemble)

SAVIOR OF THE NATIONS, COME - NUN KOMM, DER HEIDEN HEILAND, arranged by Dillon Ekle for Handbell Ensemble

This beautiful arrangement of the Advent hymn will show your ringers in their best musical finery! The text, which progresses from a simple prayer to loud praise for God’s gift of His Son, is reflected brilliantly in a musical tapestry that starts in delicate transparency and ends in full, glorious majesty.

Musical Score
$10.00