Auld Lang Syne (handbell tree solo/duet)

AULD LANG SYNE - arr. Blanche Marie Lewis - handbell tree solo/duet (unaccompanied)

Ring in the new year - literally! - with this lovely setting of Auld Lang Syne. Play as a duet for less accomplished handbell tree players or as an off-the-table duet, or a more experienced handbell tree soloist plays all the notes.

Musical Score
$5.00

Branle (handbell ensemble)

BRANLE by C. Gervaise, arranged by Kevin McChesney for Handbell Ensemble

In the style of the Renaissance, this straightforward arrangement is easy for a quartet to pick up and learn in few rehearsals. A duet team can play this 8-bell arrangement using four in hand or off-table techniques. 

Specific assignment suggestions are offered for performing this as a duet, trio, or quartet.

Musical Score
$10.00

Carillon on Nettleton (handbell solo/duet/trio/quartet)

CARILLON ON NETTLETON - arr. Danny Lyons - handbell solo/duet/trio/quartet

This lovely arrangement of "Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing" was premiered at the 2011 Solo / Ensemble Extravaganza (SEE) by the arranger, who used an impressive 8-in-hand setup to perform the piece as a solo. Add more ringers and/or perform on handbell tree to make the piece more accessible (or, if you're feeling ambitious, the arranger has included instructions for how to set up the bells to ring 8-in-hand) for use in worship or concert.

Musical Score
$10.00

Carillon on Simple Gifts (handbell solo or ensemble)

CARILLON ON SIMPLE GIFTS - SIMPLE GIFTS, arranged by Danny Lyons for Handbell Solo or Ensemble

Presented in two different keys depending on the needs of the performer(s), Carillon on Simple Gifts is a showcase piece for solo 8-in-hand or bell tree, for duet or trio using 4-in-hand techniques, or quartet with 2 bells per ringer. With ample 8th notes and a 12/8 section, and intended to be played LV, this arrangement brings a true carillon feeling to the popular tune SIMPLE GIFTS.

Musical Score
$10.00

Christ Has Arisen, Alleluia (handbell duet/trio/quartet)

CHRIST HAS ARISEN, ALLELUIA - traditional Tanzanian/arr. Lori Moses - handbell duet/trio/quartet

Eight bells create a rich texture in an exciting arrangement of Mfurahini Haleluya, an Easter song originating in Tanzania.

Musical Score
$7.50

Dance (handbell duet/trio/quartet)

DANCE - Gaspar Sanz/arr. Kevin McChesney - handbell duet/trio/quartet

A lively madrigal-style arrangement using just 8 bells. A duet team can play this using four-in-hand. A quartet can perform this without bell changes. Processional possibilities and great any season.

Musical Score
$12.50

Ding Dong Merrily on High (handbell duet/trio/quartet)

DING DONG MERRILY ON HIGH - Traditional/arr. Karen Roth - handbell duet/trio/quartet

Another amazing 8 bell (9th bell optional on the last note) work! This will have your audience or congregation wondering where all the music came from. Assign to just two ringers for a four-in-hand challenge, or to three or four ringers for quick mastery.

Musical Score
$12.50

Fanfare (handbell ensemble)

FANFARE - Anon. 16th Century, arranged by Kevin McChesney for Handbell Ensemble

Subtitled "Proclamation" or "Capriccio" this is appropriate for any worship or concert setting. This will keep a four-in-hand duet pair busy! Or divide it up for four ringers (two bells per person) for a quick addition to any repertoire.

Musical Score
$10.00

Good King Wenceslas (handbell duet/trio/quartet)

GOOD KING WENCESLAS - arr. Karen Roth - handbell duet/trio/quartet

Adorned with LVs and quick tempi, this is sure to be an instant audience favorite. A one-pager, this uses only 8 bells - sounds like a slew!

Musical Score
$10.00

Good King Wenceslas (handbell quartet/ensemble)

GOOD KING WENCESLAS - arr. Janet Hall - handbell quartet/ensemble

Perform four-in-hand, malleted, or combination. One pager is easy to learn at the last minute. Add an extra ringer to make the bottom part easier.

Musical Score
$10.00