Clair de Lune (handbell solo)

CLAIR DE LUNE - Claude Debussy/trans. Kevin McChesney - handbell solo with keyboard accompaniment

The familiar strains of Debussy's wondrous classic make a magical bell solo. Accessible yet intricate, this is flowing, beautiful music that will enhance your concert or worship services. It would also make a great handbell tree solo!

Musical Score
$7.50

Clair de Lune (handbell tree solo)

CLAIR DE LUNE - Claude Debussy/arr. Barbara Brocker and Rob Pearson - handbell tree solo with keyboard accompaniment

A dramatic and moving rendition of the Claude Debussy classic. This is part of the "Classical Bell Tree-O"  (may be combined with other handbell tree classics - Sheep May Safely Graze and Morning Mood).

Musical Score
$7.50

Cold December Flies Away (handbell ensemble)

COLD DECEMBER FLIES AWAY (CATALONIAN CAROL) - LO DESEMBRE CONGELAT, arranged by Patricia Hurlbutt for Handbell Ensemble

This enthusiastic arrangement of the favorite Christmas carol starts with lovely and straightforward ideas, developing organically into rich and intricate variations. Displaying true ensemble ringing with much more than block chords, this setting shows only 8 bells in the finest musical light!

Musical Score
$10.00

Comfort Ye (3-5 octaves handbells)

COMFORT YE from "MESSIAH" - arr. Kevin McChesney - 3-5 octaves handbells with optional C instrument - Level II+

A beautiful setting of one of the best-known arias from Handel's "Messiah." A great opportunity to show your ringers at their musical best, and to create a lovely moment in concert or worship. C instrument part is optional.

Musical Score
$25.00

Constellations (3-5 octaves handbells)

CONSTELLATIONS - Kevin McChesney - 3-5 octaves handbells with optional 3 octaves handchimes - Level V

This vibrant original work is engaging, energetic, and majestic. A very special choice for worship or concert.

Musical Score
$25.00

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

Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy (handbell solo)

DANCE OF THE SUGAR PLUM FAIRY - Tchaikovsky/arr. Sue Garton - handbell solo with keyboard accompaniment

From Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker", arranged for soloist and accompanist by Sue Garton. Use of a handbell tree for arpeggiated chords provides an absoluely dazzling effect!

Musical Score
$7.50

David's Dance (3-5 octaves handbells)

DAVID'S DANCE - Peter de Mets - 3-5 octaves handbells - Level IV

Lively and enthralling, this original composition will get your listeners' toes tapping (in 7/8!). This is a very approachable piece for choirs that are gaining experience and those with more experience will find it a quick study for inclusion in concert or worship. Great possibilities for musicianship in bringing out melodic lines and making the rhythms speak, and also some great possibilities for visual presentation.

The audio recording is by the Impulse Handbell Ensemble of central New Jersey.

Musical Score
$25.00

Deus In Adjutorium (3-5 octaves handbells)

DEUS IN ADJUTORIUM from Vespers (1610) - Claudio Monteverdi/trans. Kevin McChesney - 3-5 octaves handbells with brass sextet and optional organ - Level I+/II-

Musical Score
$25.00

Deus In Adjutorium (brass sextet)

DEUS IN ADJUTORIUM from Vespers (1610) - Claudio Monteverdi/trans. Kevin McChesney - brass sextet with optional organ - Level 3

The sounds of celebration resound in this enduring and wonderful music - marvelous for worship or concert!

The file download includes the full score and the individual parts for Trumpet 1, Trumpet 2, Trumpet 3, Horn in F, Trombone, Tuba, and Organ.

Musical Score
$15.00