Great Rep Ring & Classes
March 23 | 9:30 am
Join us in the morning for the Great Rep Ring, a chance for ringers and directors to explore new music, including the music that will be used at that year’s Capital Area Handbell Festival. This session is led by director David Harris. In the afternoon, members of The Raleigh Ringers will lead handbell technique classes. Registration for each session is separate, so you may choose what best fit your needs.
Great Rep Ring – 9:30-11:30am
Under the direction of David Harris, you’ll get to ring through a selection of handell music. Included will be the music that will be used at the 2024 Capital Area Handbell Festival in November.
Technique Classes – 1:00-4:00pm
Solo & Ensemble Ringing – 1:00-1:50pm
You’ve mastered your two bells and their accidentals, what else is out there? Learn the tools needed to ring an entire song by yourself or with a small number of people. Take on a new challenge in bell ringing!
Problem Solving in Handbells – 2:00-2:50pm
When you are studying your part and come across a challenge, how are you supposed to play that? We will look at real examples in handbell music and review different solutions. Learn when and how to use different tools from your toolbox!
Rhythm Essentials – 3:00-3:50pm
Review rhythms on handbells.