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All the Pretty Little Horses


Traditional American Lullaby, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

This setting of the traditional American lullaby is for a full 5 octaves of handbells at a level 2 rating. Arranged for the Houston Chamber Ringers, this lilting work keeps all ringers involved and is scored with fresh harmonies.

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MCSHB008 5 Octave Handbells.
 $4.50  $3.83
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Ave Maria von Arcadelt


Liszt, Franz, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

Ave Maria d' Arcadelt is an ancient tune that has been recast in a choral setting by Franz Liszt. The simple tune shines in contrasting the timbres of handbells and handchimes in various registers.

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MCSHB026 3-5 Oct HB with Opt HC
 $5.00  $4.25
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Baby Elephant Walk


Mancini, Henry, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

Straight out of the Paramount Picture "Hatari!" comes this setting of the famous pachyderm parade! Mallets, martellato, and ring touch add spice to the mix of a piece that's sure to be an audience pleaser!

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MCSHB007
 $4.00  $3.40
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Chicken Dance


Thomas, Werner, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

Here's one for your offertory! Just kidding, but church choirs as well as school groups will have fun ringing this standard piece. You can just imagine all the special effects that appear throughout the 92-measure score! This "Chicken Dance" is fun for all and a great encore for concerts or a good work out on techniques.

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MCSHB006
 $4.50  $3.83
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Christmas Flourish


Tucker, Sondra K., Casa Publications

A Christmas Flourish is your perfect holiday concert opener. This dazzling piece is only a little over a minute long, but perfectly sets up your audience for an exciting ride. An optional repeat make the song suitable for a processional.

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MCSHB028 5-7 Oct HB
 $4.50  $3.83
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Classical Gas


Williams, M., arr. Tucker, S., Casa Publications

Advanced ringers will enjoy the challenge this rendition of the pop classic offers. Free tempos, 3--and more--against 2 duplets, syncopation, driving rhythms, bell changes, and a building texture contribute to the artistry of this setting.

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MCSHB001
 $3.50  $2.98
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Cosmic Dance


Tucker, Sondra K., arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

"Driving, relentless, quarter note = 80" is the tempo marking for this original composition first commissioned by Bay Bells. Set in 3/4, in fortissimo dynamic, with sixteenth-note rhythms, the opening sets the tone for all 143 measures.

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MCSHB002 Optional 5 Octave Handchimes.
 $5.50  $4.68
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Deep In the Heart of Texas


Swander, Don & Hershey, June, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

Yee-haw! Can't get any more cowboy than this arrangement of the Texas folksong! The tempo marking is "Rollicking" and clips along with a myriad of techniques to spice things up. 92 measures of fun!

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MCSHB011 5 or 6 Octave Handbells with Optional 3 Octave Handchimes.
 $4.50  $3.83
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Dreamscape


Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

Commissioned by Embellish, this original piece is transportive and ethereal. Its faster outer sections contrast with a serene middle.

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MCSHB025 5-6 Oct HB
 $5.00  $4.25
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English Folk Song Suite


Various, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

From the intensity of Scarborough Fair, to the sweetness of The Salley Gardens, and the sprightly Seventeen Come Sunday, this three-movement piece is perfect for concert use.

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MCSHB022 5-6 Oct HB
 $5.00  $4.25
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Home On the Range


Traditional, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

Written for the Houston Chamber Ringers, this unique setting of the American folk song combines random malleting and poems "The Wild Wind" and “The Westerner” by cowboy poet Badger Clark, b. 1883.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MCSHB009 5 Octave Handbells.
 $4.50  $3.83
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Joys of Mary


Traditional English Carol, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

Sometimes known as Joys Seven, this cheerful English carol is perfect for church, concert, or festival.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MCSHB024 3-6 Oct HB w/ Opt HC
 $4.50  $3.83
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Le Carnaval des Animaux: Aqarium


Saint-Saens, Camille, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

Go under the sea with this evocative setting of Saint-Saens’ masterwork!

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MCSHB016 5 Oct HB with HC
 $5.00  $4.25
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Le Carnaval des Animaux: Finale


Saint-Saens, Camille, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

This abridged version of the Finale from Carnival of the Animals will cap off an exciting tour through the animal kingdom!

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MCSHB021 5-6 Oct HB
 $5.00  $4.25
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Le Carnaval des Animaux: Fossiles


Saint-Saens, Camille, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

This high-energy movement from Saint-Saens’ masterwork will keep your ensemble busy, and delight audiences of all ages!

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MCSHB019 5-6 Oct HB
 $4.50  $3.83
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Le Carnaval des Animaux: Introduction et Marche Royale du Lion


Saint-Saens, Camille, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

Now, Saint-Saens's masterwork is available for handbells! This exciting overture will get your concert off to a fine start.

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MCSHB014 5 Oct HB
 $5.00  $4.25
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Le Carnaval des Animaux: Le Cygne


Saint-Saens, Camille, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

The most famous of all the selections from Carnival of the Animals, this edition is set with an inner chime melody covering the solo part. It is lush and beautiful!

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MCSHB020 5 Oct HB with HC
 $5.00  $4.25
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Le Carnaval des Animaux: Pianistes


Saint-Saens, Camille, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

Have some fun with this delightful movement from Saint-Saens’ masterwork! The adaptation for handbells reflects a part of piano mastery that audiences rarely see--practicing scales and scalar runs.

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MCSHB018 5 Oct HB
 $4.50  $3.83
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Le Carnaval des Animaux: Poules et Coqs, Tortues, L'Elephant


Saint-Saens, Camille, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

Three movements from Saint-Saens’ masterwork are included in this edition. The arrangements are each set with varying characteristics (such as stopped techniques for the chickens, plodding triplet rhythms for the turtles, and a low, deliberate melody for the elephant) to reflect the animals they portray.

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MCSHB015 4-5 Oct HB
 $5.00  $4.25
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Le Carnaval des Animaux: Voliere


Saint-Saens, Camille, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

Intricate mallet work and high-pitched 16th and 32nd-note runs bring Saint-Saen’s Aviary to life!

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MCSHB017 5 Oct HB
 $5.00  $4.25
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Nightnoise


Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

Now this captivating double choir piece is available for single choirs. Uses three timbres: regular handbells, handchimes, and either Petit and Fritsen or Silver Melody Bells. A showstopper!

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MCSHB023 5-6 Oct HB and HC or Petit and Fritsens
 $5.00  $4.25
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Pavane Pour Une Infante Defunte


Ravel, Maurice, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

Maurice Ravel's original work is here set for bells and handchimes (D5-A6). Ravel's mastery of orchestral color is transferred to the bell idiom through use of techniques, wide dynamic variation, contrasting textures, and rhythmic changes. Measures total 63.

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MCSHB005 Optional 3 Octave Handchimes.
 $4.50  $3.83
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Purple Bamboo Melody


Traditional Chinese Song, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

The traditional Chinese folk song is here set with bells AND chimes. Square note-heads indicate that a bell and a chime are to be held 4-in-hand creating a shimmering but ringing tone. Open spacing and dancing melody create the desired ambiance of a bamboo forest.

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MCSHB003 Optional 2 Octave Handchimes.
 $4.00  $3.40
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Reflections on Soft Kitty


Traditional, arr. Tucker, Sondra , Casa Publications

This charming take on the traditional song made famous in the television series “The Big Bang Theory” also quotes another childhood song, “Don Gato”, as well as a theme from Carmen.

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MCSHB012 3-5 Oct HB w/Opt HC and Vocalist
 $4.50  $3.83
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Sonnet


Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

"Sonnet" is a musical expression of the poem form, with fourteen five-syllable verses per stanza.

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MCSHB027 5 Oct HB
 $5.00  $4.25
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Thorncrown Chapel Portrait


Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

Evoking a pilgrimage to the famous chapel in the Ozarks, this piece builds to a triumphant climax before ending as quietly as it begins.

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MCSHB013 3-6 Oct HB
 $5.00  $4.25
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Toccata from Organ Symphony No. 1


Vierne, Louis, arr. Tucker, Sondra, Casa Publications

For advanced choirs, this arrangement of Louis Vierne's original work, set in D Major, calls for an allegro tempo, half note = 76. Driving rhythms, bell changes, cut time and grace notes among other things add interest and challenge to all 247 quick measures.

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MCSHB004
 $6.00  $5.10
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