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Solo Time 1

"Solo Time" is an engaging and timely series offered by ringTrue - targeting ringers who want to practice small pieces at home for their own enjoyment and self improvement, to record them for worship or concert needs - and even to play them in public! Sound files for accompaniment options for rehearsal and performance are included as free downloadable Zip files from the website.

Composer: Wissinger, Kathleen
Octaves: 1-5
Level: NA
Publisher: ringTrue


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MRE6531ABR 1-5 Oct HB or HC Solo with 8-10 Bells
 $10.00  $8.50

Favorite Spirituals for Eight Bells

"Following on the heels of the popular "Favorite Hymns for Eight Bells" this collection is written for 2-4 ringers with no shared bells.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Tucker, Sondra K.
Octaves: 2
Level: 2
Publisher: Casa Publications


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MCSHB041 2 Oct HB Ensemble for 8 Bells
 $15.00  $12.75

Favorite Hymns for Eight Bells

"FAVORITE HYMNS FOR EIGHT BELLS" is a reproducible collection of seven beloved hymns arranged to be played by two to four ringers. All tunes fall within a 2-octave range. No bell changes occur in any songs, so these are completely portable and perfect for distance ringing.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Tucker, Sondra K.
Octaves: 2
Level: 2
Publisher: Casa Publications


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MCSHB040 2 Oct HB Ensemble for 8 Bells
 $15.00  $12.75

Every Time I Feel the Spirit

This bell tree solo is designed for the church musician who needs to have a piece they can learn quickly to add to their online worship services. A downloadable keyboard accompaniment track is available. It is also written for the first-time bell tree ringer who is ready to move from one string to a second short string when learning the Bell Tree Keyboard. One string is C6 to C7 and the second string is G5 to B5.

Composer: Traditional
Arranger: Brocker, Barbara and Shepherd, Guy
Octaves: 3
Level: NA
Publisher: Tree-O


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MTO134 3 Oct Belltree Solo with Keyboard Accompaniment
 $5.95  $5.06

On This Day Earth Shall Ring

Two compatible versions, one for 2-3 octaves and one for 4-6 octaves, of a new arrangement of the Christmas favorite, On This Day Earth Shall Ring. This Level 1+ arrangement has great variety even though there are no bell changes.

Composer: Traditional
Arranger: Behnke, John A.
Octaves: 2-6
Level: 1+
Publisher: JAB Publishing


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MJAB035 2-3 Oct HB
 $3.95  $3.36
MJAB036 4-6 Oct HB
 $3.95  $3.36

Joyful Rondo

Two compatible versions, one for 2-3 octaves and one for 4-6 octaves, of a new original piece which is fun, catchy, and sounds harder than it is. Mart lifts, mallets, swings, and shakes are all used.

Composer: Behnke, John A.
Octaves: 2-6
Level: 2
Publisher: JAB Publishing


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MJAB033 2-3 Oct HB
 $3.95  $3.36
MJAB034 4-6 Oct HB
 $3.95  $3.36

God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen

John Behnke combines the Christmas songs, God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen and Fum, Fum, Fum in what will be an audience favorite. The bell part stands alone as a fine arrangement, but there is also parts for an optional string orchestra or an organ part which can accompany.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Behnke, John A.
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: JAB Publishing


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MJAB031 3-5 Oct HB and Opt String Orchestra
 $4.95  $4.21
MJAB032 Full Score, String Orchestra or Organ
 $49.95  $42.46

Gladsong

For a beginning group that wants to sound good, this original piece can be used any time for worship or for a concert. With an ABABA structure, the returning music gives confidence to the ringers and yet is engaging and delightful for the listeners.

Composer: Behnke, John A.
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2-
Publisher: JAB Publishing


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MJAB020 3-5 Oct HB
 $4.50  $3.83

Just a Closer Walk With Thee

This is a jazzy little setting of the well known hymn, Just a Closer Walk With Thee. The piece begins with a catchy opening which draws us into the rhythmic melody.

Composer: Traditional
Arranger: Behnke, John A.
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 3
Publisher: JAB Publishing


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MJAB017 3-6 Oct HB with Opt 3-5 Oct HC
 $4.50  $3.83

Amazing Grace

Three stanzas of Amazing Grace are set here in this well crafted arrangement. The first stanza is chordal and clear, while stanza two is quieter and more contemplative. Lastly, stanza three revs up with rhythmic interest, the possibility to add the top octave, and interesting harmonies before the piece mellows to a quiet and peaceful ending.

Composer: Traditional
Arranger: Behnke, John A.
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2
Publisher: JAB Publishing


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MJAB014 3-5 Oct HB
 $3.95  $3.36

Cat and Mouse Carol

British singer and songwriter Ted Hutchinson wrote this delightful carol about a cat and a mouse in the stable where Jesus was born and tells this wonderful story with much expression and love. It was recently introduced to American audiences by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir with David Archuleta (American Idol) vocalist.

Composer: Hutchinson, Ted
Arranger: Hakes, Derek K.
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 3-
Publisher: From the Top Music


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MFM20674HB 3-6 Oct HB with 3-6 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21
MFM20674V Vocal Solo
 $2.25  $1.91

Trust

This solo is designed for the first-time bell tree ringer who needs a playable piece or is interested in learning the bell tree keyboard. It also is designed for the person who needs to have a piece they can learn quickly to add to their online worship services. A downloadable accompaniment track is available.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Brocker, Barbara and Shepherd, Guy
Octaves: 3
Level: NA
Publisher: Tree-O


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MTO131 3 Oct Belltree with Keyboard Accompaniment
 $5.95  $5.06

The Brightest Star

Filled with a perfect combination of ethereal chord progressions and rhythmic energy, this original composition will enchant and engage your audience or congregation with its rich counterpoint and chromatic chord progressions.

Composer: Mallory, Ron
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3+
Publisher: Paraboloid Press


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MPAHB011 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 3 Oct HC and Percussion
 $4.95  $4.21

Sharing Christmas

This is a collection of nine (9) Advent/Christmas songs for 3 – 6 musicians. These are all familiar songs, some with titles that may not immediately ‘ring a bell.’ The arrangements are creative, fresh, and easily accessible for Level 2 skills.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Habicht, Ann
Octaves: 3
Level: 2
Publisher: From the Top Music


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MFM1150 3 Oct HB for 3-6 Ringers
 $34.95  $29.71

Ring with 6 Vol 4

For the fourth volume of her "Ring With Six" series, Linda has arranged five more Advent and Christmas songs for small ensemble of 6. Each piece is 2 pages long (no page turns) and all are scored in the treble clef.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Boatright, Linda
Octaves: 3
Level: 2+
Publisher: From the Top Music


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MFM1149 3 Oct HB for 6 Ringers
 $4.95  $4.21

Were You There

This spiritual was likely written in the 19th century by enslaved African-Americans and was published in Old Plantation Hymns at the turn of the 20th century. It is reported that it was one of Mahatma Ghandi’s favorite hymns. Kevin has shown wonderful creativity in this handbell arrangement while remaining true to the original melody and spirit of this song.

Composer: Traditional Spiritual
Arranger: Stewart, Kevin
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: From the Top Music


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MFM20585 3-5 Oct HB with 3-5 Oct HC
 $4.25  $3.61

When Dreams Take Flight

Inspired by the story of the Wright Brothers inventing the first airplane, this piece's soaring melody will inspire your ringers and audience alike.

Composer: Mallory, Ron
Octaves: 2-5
Level: 2+
Publisher: Paraboloid Press


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MPAHB010 2-5 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21

If Ye Love Me

Renaissance composer Thomas Tallis' well-known motet comes to life in a setting for 3-6 octaves of handbells or handchimes.

Composer: Tallis, Thomas
Arranger: Mallory, Ron
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 2
Publisher: Paraboloid Press


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MPAHB009 3-6 Oct HB or HC
 $3.95  $3.36

What a Wonderful World

This pop tune was written for and recorded by Louis Armstrong in 1967 and was immediately a hit in the UK. It was another year or so before it caught on in the United States. It’s lovely melody and sweet lyrics are quite engaging, which accounts for this song being covered by so many artists these past 50 years.

Composer: Weiss, George David and Thiele, Bob
Arranger: Childers, Brian
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3-
Publisher: From the Top Music


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MFM20639 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 3 Oct HC
 $4.25  $3.61

He Is Born

Alex Guebert’s exciting arrangement of the traditional carol, “He Is Born,” offers the flexibility of a wide tempo range.

Composer: Traditional French Carol
Arranger: Guebert, Alex
Octaves: 3-7
Level: 3+
Publisher: Choristers Guild


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MCGB1187 3 Oct HB
 $5.50  $4.68
MCGB1188 4-7 Oct HB
 $5.50  $4.68

Welsh Folk Tune

Margaret Tucker’s sensitive setting of the traditional Welsh tune, SUO GAN, will be a welcome addition to worship services and concerts. The melody will be familiar to many, as it was used in the film Empire of the Sun.

Composer: Welsh
Arranger: Tucker, M.
Octaves: 3
Level: 2
Publisher: Choristers Guild


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MCGB1181 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 4-7 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.46
MCGB159 3 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21

Good Christian Friends Rejoice

Rejoice! Here is a delightful level 1 arrangement of the Christmas hymn IN DULCI JUBILO for handbells or handchimes, which includes optional parts for triangle or finger cymbals, tambourine, and drum. LV is the only technique used, and styles range from full and chordal to waltz-like and delicate.

Composer: Traditional
Arranger: Moklebust, Cathy
Octaves: 2-5
Level: 1
Publisher: Choristers Guild


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MCGB1176 2-3 Oct HB or HC with Opt Percussion
 $4.95  $4.21
MCGB1177 3-5 Oct HB with Opt Percussion
 $4.95  $4.21

Reflection on For All the Saints

The grand hymn, SINE NOMINE by Ralph Vaughan Williams has been thoughtfully arranged by Cathy Moklebust. It features a beautiful original melody, optional handchimes, and also includes an optional part for violin or other C treble instrument.

Composer: Williams, Ralph Vaughan
Arranger: Moklebust, Cathy
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 3
Publisher: Choristers Guild


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MCGB1172 3-6 Oct HB with Opt 3-4 Oct HC and C Inst
 $5.95  $5.06

Redemption

Alex Guebert’s exquisite Redemption beautifully portrays the scene of a Hebrew woman in exile, soothing her child with a lullaby. Unable to ignore her soul’s plea for the promised Messiah, the lullaby gives way to the strains of O Come, O Come, Emmanuel. Through the urgent cries of the people, “Rejoice! Rejoice” resounds as a loud refrain.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Guebert, Alex
Octaves: 3-7
Level: 4-
Publisher: Choristers Guild


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MCGB1170 3 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21
MCGB1171 4-7 Oct HB with Opt 5-7 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21

Come All Ye Shepherds

Mitchell Eithun's setting of the German carol "Come All Ye Shepherds" is a rhythmic work that plays on the song's short melody. The middle section uses suspended mallets and handchimes to offer a tender reflection before returning the driving main melody.

Composer: Traditional Bohemian Carol
Arranger: Eithun, Mitchell
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 3+
Publisher: Choristers Guild


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MCGB1169 3-6 Oct HB with Opt 3-7 Oct HC
 $5.50  $4.68

Spiritus Sanctus

Spiritus Sanctus is inspired by Hildegard von Bingen’s poem of the same name. The poem speaks of the Holy Spirit giving life to all life, moving all creatures, washing them clean and healing their wounds. The ideas of life and movement are conveyed throughout most of the piece.

Composer: Compton, Matthew
Octaves: 3-7
Level: 3+
Publisher: Choristers Guild


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MCGB1167 3-7 Oct HB with Opt 3 Oct HC
 $5.95  $5.06

O Come Little Children

This simple and engaging German tune was written in 1790 as a secular song, but was joined with lyrics written by a Catholic priest and published in 1837. Marquise has created this Christmas favorite featuring the sweet melody supported by a gentle syncopated rhythm and flowing LV accompaniment.

Composer: Schultz, Johann
Arranger: Usher, Marquise
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 3
Publisher: From the Top Music


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MFM206343 3-4 Oct HB with Opt 3 Oct HC
 $4.25  $3.61
MFM206345 5-6 Oct HB with Opt 5-6 Oct HC
 $4.25  $3.61
MFM20634W Flute Part
 $1.75  $1.49

Sumer Is Icumen In (The Cuckcoo Song)

Sumer Is Icumen In translates as ‘summer has arrived,’ and is sometimes known as “The Cuckoo Song.” This mid-13th century rota – or round – is dated back to a manuscript from the mid-1200s. Patricia has created a delightful arrangement complete with ‘cuckoo’ bell snippits represented in the score, and the development is delightful from beginning to end.

Composer: 13th Century Medieval Round (Rota)
Arranger: Hurlbutt, Patricia
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 3
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20587 3-6 Oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61

Come All Ye Shepherds

The Nativity story is told through this carol which was originally from the Czech, “Nesem vam noviny” and tells of the Annunciation to the shepherds and their sharing of Christ’s birth. It is simple yet elegant and will be a favorite to include in your Christmas repertoire.

Composer: Bohemian Folk Song
Arranger: Ashley, Linda
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3-
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20676 3-5 Oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61

Kalinka

“Kalinka”, Russian for the snowball tree, is a famous folk song written by Ivan Laionov in 1860. This handbell arrangement is true to the original and will be a hit in your concerts and also great fun to ring!

Composer: Russian Folk Melody
Arranger: Peters, Elizabeth
Octaves: 5
Level: 3
Publisher: From the Top Music


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MFM20643 5 Oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61

Holy Silent Night

Rick has married two favorite Christmas hymn tunes in a pleasing arrangement for handbells. It is simple, elegant, and lovely. The addition of handchimes ringing “Infant Holy” and the bells ringing “Silent Night” leaves the listener with a lovely, peaceful ending.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Holdsworth, Rick
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2+
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20631 3-5 Oct HB with 3-5 Oct HC
 $4.25  $3.61

Tritsch Tratsch Polka

This high-spirited Tritsch Tratsch Polka (chit-chat) was written by Strauss in 1858 and perhaps entitled ‘chit-chat’ since the Viennese people of that time apparently had a passion for gossip! Another opinion referred to a burlesque show entitled Der Tritschtratsch which was appearing on stage in Vienna.

Composer: Strauss, Johann
Arranger: Blanton, Michael T.
Octaves: 5-7
Level: 4+
Publisher: From the Top Music


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MFM20600 5-7 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21

Overture for a Festive Day

This original composition is perfect for any celebration – thus the title Overture for a Festive Day plus the alternate title of Prelude for a Joyous Day. It begins with a fanfare – which occasionally re-appears throughout the piece.

Composer: Daniel, Joseph D.
Octaves: 5
Level: 5
Publisher: From the Top Music


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MFM20452 5 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21

Los Peces en el Rio (with Fum Fum Fum)

Los peces en el rio is a popular Spanish carol in Spain and Latin America. The title translation is “the little fishes in the river” and refers to the little fishes being excited “to see God born,” as are the birds in the air and the roses in bloom.

Composer: Traditional Spanish Carols
Arranger: Seemann, Brian
Octaves: 5-7
Level: 4
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20632 5-7 Oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61

Jesus What a Wonderful Child

Patricia has arranged this Gospel-style Christmas song for handbells. It is written in 12/8 and swings along in a triplet feel throughout. Addition of marts and LVs along with counter-melodies and the engaging, flowing melody make this a delightful piece for your Christmas performance in worship or concert.

Composer: Spiritual
Arranger: Hurlbutt, Patricia
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: From the Top Music


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MFM20610 3-5 Oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61

Fantasy on Shchedryk (Ukrainian Carol)

Mykola Leontovich wrote this familiar tune as a Ukrainian New Year’s song, “shchedrivka,” which translates as “little swallow’ and tells the tale of a swallow flying into a home as a harbinger of wealth in the spring. Since, this delightful tune has become associated with the holidays thanks to new lyrics that had nothing to do with ‘swallows’ but everything to do with Christmas!

Composer: Leontovich, Mykola
Arranger: Blanton, Michael T.
Octaves: 5-7
Level: 4
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20607 5-7 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21

Coventry Carol

This favorite old English tune is nicely arranged for handbells in a peaceful and introspective style. The tempo is slow at 56 bpm; LV is used throughout but careful attention to damping the LV passages will be required.

Composer: Traditional English Carol
Arranger: Peck, Chris
Octaves: 5
Level: 3-
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20599 5 Oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61

Abide With Me

Arranged for solo handbells or handchimes with piano accompaniment, “Abide With Me” is simple enough that the novice soloist can actually master it and accomplished musicians can put it together quickly.

Composer: Monk, William Henry
Arranger: Doran, Tim
Octaves: 2
Level: NA
Publisher: C.A.N. Enterprises


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MCE1142 2 Oct HB or HC Solo with Piano Accompaniment and Opt Strings
 $9.95  $8.46

Christmas Lullaby

This lyrical and beautiful song was written by Joe Mattingly, who is well-known for his many choral compositions. Kurt has created this setting which is true to the original, yet perfectly arranged for handbells. It begins featuring suspended bells interweaving "Silent Night" with "Christmas Lullaby" and supported by singing bells.

Composer: Mattingly, Joe
Arranger: Meyer, Kurt
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 3
Publisher: From the Top Music


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MFM20624 3-6 Oct HB with Opt 3-6 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21

Thundersnow

Thundersnow is an unusual kind of thunderstorm, with snow falling instead of rain. It typically occurs in regions of strong upward motion within the cold sector of an extra-tropical cyclone. This tone poem captures the feel of the gently falling snow becoming more intense and yes – even lightning and thunder - portrayed by creative, rhythmic malleting, mart-lifts and shakes.

Composer: Peters, Elizabeth
Octaves: 5-6
Level: 3+
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20642 5-6 Oct HB with Opt Sleigh Bells
 $4.95  $4.21

Tapestry

This original composition is rhythmic with an engaging melody that is scored in varying voicings throughout. The addition of sonorous LV inner voicings plus the addition of the very low bass will keep everyone engaged.

Composer: Riker, Robert Scott
Octaves: 5-7
Level: 3+
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20660 5-7 Oct HB
 $5.95  $5.06

What D'ye Mean You Lost Your Dog?

Where’s That Dog-gone, Dog-gone Dog of Mine?; O Where, O Where Has My Little Dog Gone?; and the child’s tune, B-I-N-G-0. Techniques include ‘Ring,’ and conductor’s choice of mallets, plucks, or thumb damps. Lyrics are provided for context.

Composer: Daly, Joseph
Arranger: Hurlbutt, Patricia
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20583 3-5 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21

Ah Holy Jesus

This Lutheran passion hymn with the German title of Herzliebster Jesu was written in 1630 and has been arranged by many classical composers including J.S. Bach, Johannes Brahms and more. It appears in many hymnals today. This straight-forward Level 2 setting for handbell quintet can stand alone.

Composer: Cruger, Johann
Arranger: Ashley, Linda
Octaves: 3
Level: 2
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM1161 3 Oct HB or HC Quintet
 $3.95  $3.36

Ring With 6 Vol 3

For the third volume of her "Ring With Six" series, Linda has arranged five more Christmas songs for small ensemble of 6. Each piece is 2 pages long (no page turns) and all are scored in the treble clef. Directors should feel free to adapt these pieces to any number, although they are arranged for 6 ringers.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Boatright, Linda
Octaves: 3
Level: NA
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM1148 3 Oct HB 6 Ringer Ensemble
 $4.95  $4.21

Via Dolorosa

This powerful and expressing song has been arranged for solo handbells with piano accompaniment. It is true to the original with several treatments that set it apart and add unique interest to the setting.

Composer: Sprague, Billy and Borop, Niles
Arranger: Ko, Kevin
Octaves: 3
Level: NA
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM1147 3 Oct HB Solo with Piano Accompaniment
 $6.95  $5.91

Savior Like a Shepherd Lead Us

This arrangement is intended to be a “first piece” for a bell tree ringer learning the Bell Tree Keyboard. The learner rings Bell Tree 1 with a teacher or another ringer playing Bell Tree 2. Only one octave each.

Composer: Bradbury
Arranger: Brocker, Barbara
Octaves: 3
Level: NA
Publisher: Tree-O


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MTO130 3 Oct Bell Tree Solo or Duet with Keyboard Accompaniment
 $5.95  $5.06

Ah Holy Jesus

This Lutheran passion hymn with the German title of Herzliebster Jesu was written in 1630 and has been arranged by many classical composers including J.S. Bach, Johannes Brahms and more. It appears in many hymnals today. This straight-forward Level 2 setting for handbell ensemble of 8 ringers using 2 bells each can stand alone.

Composer: Cruger, Johann
Arranger: Ashley, Linda
Octaves: 3
Level: 2
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM1132 3 Oct HB Ensemble for 8 Ringers
 $3.95  $3.36

Take Me Out to the Ballgame

Take Me Out to the Ballgame was written by Jack Norworth in 1908 and was one of the “Tin Pan Alley” songs. It has become the ‘official anthem’ of baseball in America and is typically sung in the ‘seventh-inning-stretch’ at most baseball games.

Composer: Norworth, Jack
Arranger: Holdsworth, Rick
Octaves: 5
Level: 2
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20602 5 Oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61

Noel We Sing

Louis Claude Daquin was a virtuoso organist and baroque composer who published a set of twelve Noëls in the early 1700s. One of the most famous is number X, Grand jeu et Duo – which has been nicknamed “The Echo Noel” due to the ‘echo’ nature of dynamics.

Composer: Daquin, Louis Claude
Arranger: Barrow, Lee G.
Octaves: 3
Level: 3
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM1136 3 Oct HB Ensemble for 6 or 7 Ringers
 $4.25  $3.61

Romance Without Words

Gabriel Fauré wrote three “Romances sans paroles” as a set while still a student. This is the third of the group. It begins with a lovely melody that continues with subtle variations to the end.

Composer: Faure, Gabriel
Arranger: Jordan, David
Octaves: 4
Level: NA
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM1102 4 Oct HB Duet
 $7.25  $6.16

Snow Lay on the Ground

Alex Guebert’s inimitable style come to the forefront in his charming arrangement of this Christmas tune. An interlude of In Dulci Jubilo rounds out this stellar Christmas song.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Guebert, Alex
Octaves: 3-7
Level: 3+
Publisher: Jubilate Music Group


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MJMG1045 3-7 Oct HB
 $5.25  $4.46

Santa Baby

Nick Hanson joins Alfred Handbell with his slinky setting of Santa Baby. A perfect selection for any holiday concert, this arrangement is in an easy range to add a vocalist if desired, but stands alone as an instrumental number very well.

Composer: Javits, Joan
Arranger: Hanson, Nicholas A.
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 4
Publisher: Jubilate Music Group


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MJMG1044 3-6 Oct HB with Opt HC
 $5.50  $4.68

On This Day Earth Shall Ring

Beginning with Singing Bells coupled with chimes and bells, this stunning setting of the ancient Christmas song bursts out into a rhythmic, dance-like explosion!

Composer: Traditional
Arranger: Mallory, Ron
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: Jubilate Music Group


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MJMG1043 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 3-5 Oct HC and Percussion
 $5.25  $4.46

Marching to Zion

This energetic hymn is complemented by the addition of the shape-note hymn Zion’s Walls. The optional flute and snare drum add energy and zest to this fun arrangement.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Tucker, Sondra K.
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: Jubilate Music Group


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MJMG1042 3-5 Oct HB with Opt HC, Flute, and Snare Drum
 $5.25  $4.46

Let Us Talents and Tongues Employ

Lots of fun techniques make this lively Caribbean song come alive! Ben’s addition of bongos enhances the exuberance of this popular communion hymn.

Composer: Caribbean Folk Song
Arranger: Tucker, Benjamin A.
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: Jubilate Music Group


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MJMG1041 3-5 Oct HB with Opt Bongos
 $5.25  $4.46

Holy Manna

Every ensemble, no matter its size, occasionally needs a well-crafted 2-3 octave piece. Pat Hurlbutt’s Holy Manna is imaginative yet easy to put together, with imitative writing and full harmonies.

Composer: Moore, William
Arranger: Hurlbutt, Patricia
Octaves: 2-3
Level: 2
Publisher: Jubilate Music Group


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MJMG1040 2-3 Oct HB
 $5.25  $4.46

Give Me Jesus

Linda’s sensitive portrayal of the text of this beloved spiritual creates a compelling musical experience.

Composer: African American Spiritual
Arranger: Lamb, Linda R.
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2
Publisher: Jubilate Music Group


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MJMG1039 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 3-5 Oct HC
 $5.25  $4.46

Gesu Bambino

Pietro Yon’s classic Christmas song gets a lush treatment from Sondra Tucker. Beginning quietly, it swells to a full exclamation of joy before ending as quietly as it begins.

Composer: Yon, Pietro
Arranger: Tucker, Sondra K.
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: Jubilate Music Group


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MJMG1038 3-5 Oct HB
 $5.25  $4.46

Emmanuel Rejoice

Alfred Handbell welcomes Linda Scholes to our catalog with her expansive and triumphant arrangement of Veni Emmanuel combined with Michael W. Smith’s famous song Emmanuel.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Scholes, Linda
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: Jubilate Music Group


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MJMG1037 3-5 Oct HB
 $5.50  $4.68

Ash Grove

This classic Welsh folk tune is suitable for Thanksgiving, harvest, or general use. The syncopated, stylish feel of Brian’s arrangement will enchant ringers and listeners alike.

Composer: Welsh Folk Song
Arranger: Childers, Brian
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2
Publisher: Jubilate Music Group


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MJMG1036 3-5 Oct HB
 $5.25  $4.46

Tavaszi Szel Vizet Araszt (God Is With Us)

This lovely Hungarian song literally translates to: “The spring wind makes the waters rise” and references the melting of the winter snow and coming spring. This sweet melody has been beautifully arranged for handbells and includes some very nice rhythmic variations and counter-melodies.

Composer: Traditional Hungarian Folk Song
Arranger: Peters, Elizabeth
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 3-
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20644 3-6 Oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61

Shepherd's Hey

Percy Grainger was born in Australia, educated in Europe, became U.S. citizen In 1918, and is considered one of the preeminent composers of the 20th Century. He is known for developing British ‘folk’ music into wonderfully innovative works called “British Light Music” for a variety of instruments.

Composer: Grainger, Percy Aldridge
Arranger: Eithun, Mitchell
Octaves: 5-6
Level: 5
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20606 5-6 Oct HB with Opt 5 Oct Alt Bells or Cymbals
 $4.95  $4.21

Duke Glenn and Woody

These hit Big Band tunes from the 1940s will bring back memories of swing dancing and the fabulous bands of Glenn Miller, Woody Herman, and Duke Ellington. These three beautifully-crafted handbell arrangements are completely faithful to the originals and Al has used a variety of articulations that perfectly emphasize the rhythms and style of these pieces.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Reese, Alan D.
Octaves: 4-6
Level: 3
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20672 4-6 Oct HB with Opt 3 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21

Rhythmic Development for Ringers

This set of rhythm development exercises is designed to grow and strengthen your ringers rhythmic reading skills as well as independence of the hands. Great for weekly warm-ups or at-home ringer practice. There are five sets of exercises.

Composer: Childers, Brian
Octaves: 2
Level: 1+
Publisher: Bellissimo Publications


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBP20204 2-5 Oct HB
 $29.95  $25.46

Thanks Be to God

Great for Thanksgiving or any season of gratitude, this 3-5 Octave setting of AR HYD Y NOS (For the Fruit of All Creation) and NUN DANKET (Now Thank We All Our God) will be enjoyed by ringers and listeners alike.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Childers, Brian
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2+
Publisher: Bellissimo Publications


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBP20203 3-5 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21

Jesus on the Mount of Olives

This original composition features a beautiful melody, soaring countermelodies and a quiet poignant ending.

Composer: Childers, Brian
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 2+
Publisher: Bellissimo Publications


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBP20202 3-6 Oct HB with Opt 3-4 Oct HC
 $5.50  $4.68

Ascension in Glory

Subtitled "Gates of Splendor", this original composition brims with exuberance and forward motion from beginning to end.

Composer: Childers, Brian
Octaves: 3-7
Level: 3+
Publisher: Bellissimo Publications


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBP20201 3-7 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21

Brazilian Sleigh Bells

The Percy Faith favorite, Brazilian Sleigh Bells, is a delightful and energetic dance-like piece reflecting Samba style and Kurt has done a masterful job of scoring it for handbells.

Composer: Faith, Percy
Arranger: Meyer, Kurt
Octaves: 4-6
Level: 5+
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20675 4-6 Oct HB with Opt Sleigh Bells
 $5.95  $5.06

Jesus Lover of My Soul

The tune ABERYSTWYTH is often paired with the Charles Wesley hymn, "Jesus, Lover of My Soul”. It is a hymn of hope and provides comfort in turbulent times. Echoes and suspended mallets offer a delicate and ethereal tone.

Composer: Wesley, Charles
Arranger: Roberts, Philip L.
Octaves: 3 or 5
Level: 3-
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MGIG10286 3 or 5 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21

Capriccio Espagnol

Rimsky-Korsakov was quite proud of his Capriccio Espagnol, Op. 34, which features five Spanish folk melodies. Robin selected several of the main themes for this arrangement, keeping them faithful to the original.

Composer: Rimsky-Korsakov
Arranger: Benton, Robin
Octaves: 5-6
Level: 3+
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20596HB 5-6 Oct HB with Opt 4 Oct HC and Percussion
 $5.95  $5.06
MFM20596P Percussion Parts
 $2.95  $2.51

Farandole

Georges Bizet wrote L’Arlesienne Suite No. 2 as “incidental” music to accompany a play. There are 27 different pieces in this suite and Farandole is one of the most familiar since it has become a favorite tune for ‘line dancing’ in the streets in southern France during festivals.

Composer: Bizet, Georges
Arranger: Park, H.
Octaves: 5
Level: NA
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM1159 5 Oct HB Quartet
 $5.95  $5.06

What a Wonderful World

Ruth Artman created a lovely arrangement of this favorite song which was made famous by Louis Armstrong. Carol Smith used the Artman arrangement and crafted it for handbells with piano accompaniment and optional flute.

Composer: Weiss, George David and Thiele, Bob
Arranger: Smith, Carol
Octaves: 2
Level: NA
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM1141 2 Oct HB Solo with Piano Accompaniment and Opt Flute
 $7.25  $6.16

Prelude in G Minor

Rachmaninoff created this well-known piano solo which Scott has beautifully transcribed for handbells. It begins in march style – Alla Marcia – with much energy, malleting notes on the table, interspersed with key melody segments that are Rung. The melody appears in all octaves and is featured predominantly in the 3s and 4s.

Composer: Rachmaninoff, Sergei
Arranger: McGlasson, Scott
Octaves: 5-6
Level: 5
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20484 5-6 Oct HB with Opt 3 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21

Whispers of Hope

"Whispers of Hope" was born out of our current social" environment. I have a blended piece using "O God Our Help in Ages Past" and "Blessed Assurance."

Composer: Various
Arranger: Dahlgran, James
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: Jim Dalgran


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MJRD20201 3-5 Oct HB
 $4.50  $3.83

Go Tell It on the Mountain

Ron Mallory presents his take on everyone's favorite Christmas spiritual, and the result is a lively, jazzy affair that is sure to have everyone's toes tapping!

Composer: Traditional Spiritual
Arranger: Mallory, Ron
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2+
Publisher: Jeffers Publishing


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MJHS9601 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 3 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21

On Eagle's Wings

This enticing setting of the beloved tune pairs Level 2 handbells & piano. Lovely and accessible this chestnut is sure to be a favorite.

Composer: Joncas, Michael
Arranger: Larson, Lloyd
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2938 3-5 Oct HB and Piano
 $5.75  $4.89
MHP2938D Full Score and Piano Part
 $10.95  $9.31

Carols of Christmas

This wonderful Christmas arrangement from Linda Scholes sparkles with joy as it moves through five beloved Christmas carols. A melody line with words is included, and it can be used with group singing.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Scholes, Linda
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2+
Publisher: Red River Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MRRBL5096 3-5 Oct HB with Opt Voices
 $5.50  $4.68

We Praise You O God Our Redeemer

This Dennis Robert arrangement features the tune KREMSER, which is most often used as a Thanksgiving hymn. It is also used with several other hymn texts, most notably We Gather Together.

Composer: Netherlands Folk Song
Arranger: Robert, Dennis
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2
Publisher: Ring Out Press


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MRO3367 3-5 Oct HB with Opt Flute
 $4.95  $4.21

12 Bells in F Gospel Hymns

Linda Lamb provides another fine edition of 12 bell arrangements suitable for anywhere from 3-6 ringers. These gospel hymn favorites will strike a familiar and happy nerve with many worshipers. As always, because there are no bell, changes, no tables are required.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Lamb, Linda R.
Octaves: 3
Level: 2+
Publisher: Ring Out Press


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MRO3366 3 Oct HB for 3-6 Ringers
 $6.95  $5.91

Best of Ring Together for 2-3 Octaves

This fully reproducible collection, curated from the popular Ring Together series, features a variety of arrangements suitable for use throughout the year. These are versatile, easy-to-learn settings that are perfect for both beginning choirs and for those with limited rehearsal time.

Composer: Various
Arranger: McChesney, Kevin
Octaves: 2-3
Level: 2
Publisher: Jeffers Publishing


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MJHS9603 Reproducible 2-3 Oct HB or HC
 $49.95  $42.46

Holy God We Praise Your Name

This lovely hymn is used primarily in the Catholic Church, but it appears in some Protestant hymnals as well. Even if your audience isn't familiar with the tune, Kevin McChesney's beautiful arrangement could be used as an "original" prayerful offering or any time a moment of reflection is needed.

Composer: Gott, Grosser
Arranger: McChesney, Kevin
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2
Publisher: Jeffers Publishing


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MJHS9602 3-5 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21

Hark the Herald Angels Sing

Some unusual harmonic twists and turns set this arrangement of Mendelssohn's Christmas favorite apart from other handbell settings.

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
Arranger: Fallen, Jeff and McChesney, Kevin
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2+
Publisher: Jeffers Publishing


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MJHS9599 3-5 Oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61

Speechless from Aladdin

The 2019 live-action version of “Aladdin” united legendary Disney-veteran composer Alan Menken (The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Pocahontas) and the brilliant duo of Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (Greatest Showman, Dear Evan Hansen, La La Land) to give the world a new Princess Jasmine with the stirring ballad “Speechless.”

Composer: Menken, Alan
Arranger: Glasgow, Michael
Octaves: 4-6
Level: 3+
Publisher: Jeffers Publishing


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MJHS9589 4-6 Oct HB with Opt 3 Oct HC
 $5.50  $4.68

Overture

"Overture" is an exceptional original composition. With a range from 3 to 7 octaves of handbells and 3 to 6 octaves of handchimes; along with orchestra chimes, timpani, windchimes, suspended cymbal, tam tam, tambourine, snare drum, triangle, and vibra slap, this piece promises to be an exciting experience for both performers and audience.

Composer: Childers, Brian
Octaves: 3-7
Level: 3-
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MGIG10220 3-7 Oct HB and 3-6 Oct HC with Opt 3 Oct Auxiliary Bells or Orchestra Chimes
 $5.95  $5.06
MGIG10220FS Full Score
 $11.00  $9.35
MGIG10220INST Auxiliary Bells or Orchestra Chimes
 $3.00  $2.55
MGIG10220PERC Percussion Parts
 $5.50  $4.68
MGIG10220TIMP Timpani Part
 $4.50  $3.83

Flashdance What a Feeling

This exciting tune was written for the hit movie, Flashdance, and was an immediate hit. It earned a platinum record and has remained popular since, having been covered by many artists over the years. Ron has used a variety of techniques effectively placed to emphasize the natural rhythm of the work plus created scores for optional bass, drums, and keyboard.

Composer: Moroder, Giorgio, Forsey, Keith and Cara, Irene
Arranger: Mallory, Ron
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 4
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20673HB 3-6 Oct HB with Opt 2 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21
MFM20673K Keyboard or Synthesizer
 $2.25  $1.91
MFM20673M Full Score
 $6.95  $5.91
MFM20673P Percussion Parts
 $2.25  $1.91
MFM20673S String Bass Part
 $2.25  $1.91

Rejoice and Sing Praise

This mashup of popular praise songs includes snippets of “Shout to the Lord,” “In Christ Alone,” “How Great Is Our God,” “How Deep the Father’s Love for Us,” “10,000 Reasons,” and the classic hymn, “To God Be the Glory.” Joel Raney has crafted an accessible anthem that takes us on a journey through some of the best-known songs of this generation.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Raney, Joel
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3-
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
A577 Performance and Accompaniment CD $29.95
MHPC6296 SATB
 $3.50  $2.98
MHPC6296B Brass Score
 $29.95  $25.46
MHPC6296CS Conductor's Score
 $10.95  $9.31
MHPC6296HB 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 3-5 Oct HC
 $5.75  $4.89
MHPC6296P Organ Part
 $8.95  $7.61

One Faith, One Hope, One Love

This festive anthem incorporates two hymns that emphasize the theme of singing praise to God, “How Can I Keep from Singing,” and “Praise, My Soul, the King of Heaven.”

Composer: Various
Arranger: Raney, Joel
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3-
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
A576 Performance and Accompaniment CD $29.95
MHPC6302 SATB
 $2.35  $2.00
MHPC6302CS Conductor's Score
 $10.95  $9.31
MHPC6302HB 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 3-5 Oct HC
 $5.25  $4.46
MHPC6302P Organ Part
 $8.95  $7.61

Invictus

“Invictus" (meaning undefeated or unconquerable) is a tour de force original composition. Moments of struggle, reflection, celebration, and triumph in this piece tell a story throughout this concert showstopper.

Composer: Compton, Matthew
Octaves: 4-7
Level: 4
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2944 4-7 Oct HB with Opt 2 Oct HC
 $5.95  $5.06
MHP2944P Full Score, Parts for 2 Medodicas, Violins, or Bb Clarinets
 $29.95  $25.46

O Come O Come Emmanuel

Easily learned with its familiar lyrical melody and harmonies, this Advent favorite calls for us to “Rejoice!” as we anticipate Emmanuel’s arrival.

Composer: French Melody
Arranger: Austin, Brenda E.
Octaves: 3
Level: NA
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
A573 Performance and Accompaniment CD $29.95
MHPC6334 SATB with Opt 3 Oct HB
 $2.30  $1.96

Thankful People Come

This introit for the Thanksgiving season combines unison choir with SATB voices, and includes portions of “Come, Ye Thankful People, Come” along with the doxology sung to OLD 100TH.

Composer: Alford, Henry
Arranger: Raney, Joel
Octaves: 3
Level: NA
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
A574 Performance and Accompaniment CD $29.95
MHPC6328 SATB, Unison and Piano and or 8 Handbells
 $2.20  $1.87

Sing Alleluia

This joyful choral introit for Advent invites us enter into the season of expectant waiting and preparation, rejoicing and singing.

Composer: Cameron, Wes
Octaves: 3
Level: NA
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
A575 Performance and Accompaniment CD $29.95
MHPC6305 SATB and Piano with Opt 10 Handbells
 $2.20  $1.87

Invictus

“Invictus" (meaning undefeated or unconquerable) is a tour de force original composition. Moments of struggle, reflection, celebration, and triumph in this piece tell a story throughout this concert showstopper.

Composer: Compton, Matthew
Octaves: 4-7
Level: 4
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2944 4-7 Oct HB with Opt 2 Oct HC
 $5.95  $5.06
MHP2944P Full Score, Parts for 2 Medodicas, Violins, or Bb Clarinets
 $29.95  $25.46

On Eagle's Wings

This enticing setting of the beloved tune pairs Level 2 handbells & piano. Lovely and accessible this chestnut is sure to be a favorite.

Composer: Joncas, Michael
Arranger: Larson, Lloyd
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2938 3-5 Oct HB and Piano
 $5.75  $4.89
MHP2938D Full Score and Piano Part
 $10.95  $9.31

All Through the Silent Night

This enticing setting pairs Level 2 handbells & piano with optional handchimes. Combining “Silent Night” and “All Through the Night” creating a beautiful Christmas delight.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Raney, Joel
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2941 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 3-5 Oct HC
 $5.25  $4.46
MHP2941D Full Score and Piano Part
 $10.95  $9.31

Sanctuary

This Quick Study Choral of the popular praise chorus is paired with original words and music by Lloyd Larson. The prayerful message calls for each worshiper to come before God in devotion and thanksgiving.

Composer: Thompson, Josh and Scruggs, Randy
Arranger: Larson, Lloyd
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3-
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
A572 Performance and Accompaniment CD $29.95
MHP2937 3-5 Oct HB
 $5.50  $4.68
MHPC5805 SATB
 $2.30  $1.96
MHPC5892 SAB
 $2.30  $1.96
MHPC6310 2 Part Mixed
 $2.30  $1.96
MHPC6319 TTBB
 $2.30  $1.96

On This Day Earth Shall Ring

Here is an enticing and accessible arrangement just right for your worship or concert this holiday season. Ring in the season with fun techniques and an exciting take on a classic Christmas tune.

Composer: Traditional
Arranger: Raney, Joel
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 2
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2942 3-6 Oct HB with Opt 3-5 Oct HC
 $5.25  $4.46

All Through the Silent Night

This enticing setting pairs Level 2 handbells & piano with optional handchimes. Combining “Silent Night” and “All Through the Night” creating a beautiful Christmas delight.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Raney, Joel
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2941 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 3-5 Oct HC
 $5.25  $4.46
MHP2941D Full Score and Piano Part
 $10.95  $9.31

Ringing With Keys Vol 1

We introduce this new series geared at smaller ensembles. Each arrangement can be performed with 1 ½ to 2 octaves of handbells. The piano accompaniment fills out the harmonies, keeping the handbell parts accessible while adding beautiful texture and color to the arrangements.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Larson, Lloyd
Octaves: 2
Level: 2
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2940 2 Oct HB and Piano
 $49.95  $42.46

Hymns and Handbells Vol 2

These 40 easy hymn accompaniments are designed to enhance and heighten the power of hymn singing in worship by adding the brilliance of handbells. Each of the hymns are arranged in two settings to be played with the organist, or pianist, and are compatible with most hymnals.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Raney, Joel and Larson, Lloyd
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2939 Reproducible 3-5 Oct HB
 $49.95  $42.46

On Eagle's Wings

This enticing setting of the beloved tune pairs Level 2 handbells & piano. Lovely and accessible this chestnut is sure to be a favorite.

Composer: Joncas, Michael
Arranger: Larson, Lloyd
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2938 3-5 Oct HB and Piano
 $5.75  $4.89
MHP2938D Full Score and Piano Part
 $10.95  $9.31

Sanctuary

This Quick Study Choral of the popular praise chorus is paired with original words and music by Lloyd Larson. The prayerful message calls for each worshiper to come before God in devotion and thanksgiving.

Composer: Thompson, Josh and Scruggs, Randy
Arranger: Larson, Lloyd
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3-
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
A572 Performance and Accompaniment CD $29.95
MHP2937 3-5 Oct HB
 $5.50  $4.68
MHPC5805 SATB
 $2.30  $1.96
MHPC5892 SAB
 $2.30  $1.96
MHPC6310 2 Part Mixed
 $2.30  $1.96
MHPC6319 TTBB
 $2.30  $1.96

Didn't My Lord Deliver Daniel

This classic spiritual is infused with energy from the firs note. The malleted bass line ties the arrangement together and gives it an infectious spirit that is sure to energize ringers and listeners alike.

Composer: Traditional Spiritual
Arranger: Larson, Lloyd
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2936 3-5 Oct HB
 $5.50  $4.68

Come Ye Thankful People Come

No Thanksgiving service or celebration is complete without hearing the stalwart hymns of thankfulness including this one. Incorporating mallets, handchimes, swings, plucks and shakes, this captivating piece will have your ringers and listeners engaged from the start.

Composer: Traditional
Arranger: Eithun, Sandra
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 3-
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2935 3-6 Oct HB with Opt 3 Oct HC
 $5.25  $4.46

Rondo Jubilee

This exciting original composition is an ideal worship, concert or festival opener.

Composer: Austin, Brenda E.
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 2+
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2934 3-6 Oct HB with Opt 3 Oct HC
 $5.50  $4.68

Essential Classics Vol 2 (2-3 Oct)

This 60-page collection includes 14 of our best-selling arrangements of recent years, all for 2-3 octaves, Level 2+. These solid traditional settings come from an array of composers and arrangers, represent a wide range of styles, and are useful throughout the church year.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Various
Octaves: 2-3
Level: 2+
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2933 Reproducible 2-3 Oct HB
 $49.95  $42.46

Where Are You Christmas

From the hit movie, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, this beautiful setting will charm the hearts of ringers and audiences alike.

Composer: Jennings, Will, Horner, James, Carey Mariah
Arranger: Raney, Joel
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2+
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2932 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 3-5 Oct HC
 $5.75  $4.89
MHP2932P Full Score , Synthesizer and Percussion Parts
 $19.95  $16.96

On Wings Above

Written in memory of a beloved handbell ringer, this original composition brims with both sorrow and soaring hope. The piece comprises two separate parts — an easier one for 2-3 octaves, and a more complex one for 3-6 octaves — which can each be played independently for a full and satisfying effect.

Composer: Krug, Jason W.
Octaves: 2-7
Level: 2+
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2930 2-3 Oct HB
 $5.25  $4.46
MHP2931 3-7 Oct HB
 $5.25  $4.46
MHP2931D Full Score for both settings
 $10.95  $9.31

Carol of the Bells

A new twist on the beloved Christmas carol, this arrangement is fierce yet holds nothing back, and yet, it is accessible and not overly complicated to pull off.

Composer: Leontovych, Mykola
Arranger: Guebert, Alex
Octaves: 3-7
Level: 3
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2929 3-7 Oct HB
 $5.50  $4.68

I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day

A joyous bell peal leads to the first iteration of the theme before moving into a more flowing verse accompanied by delicate mallets on treble handbells.

Composer: Marks, Johnny
Arranger: Krug, Jason W.
Octaves: 3-7
Level: 3
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2928 3-7 Oct HB with Opt 3-4 Oct HC
 $5.75  $4.89

Called Home to Heaven

HOLY MANNA is masterfully woven through this arrangement creating an enchanting setting of the traditional tune.

Composer: Moore, William
Arranger: Gramann, Fred
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2927 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 3-5 Oct HC
 $5.25  $4.46

Angels We Have Heard on High

This charming arrangement of the beloved classic is sure to be a favorite with ringers and congregations.

Composer: Traditional French Carol
Arranger: Gramann, Fred
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2-
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2926 3-5 Oct HB
 $4.50  $3.83

Cherry Tree Carol

Combining “Cherry Tree Carol” with “Angels We Have Heard on High” this cheerful, joyous setting is ideal for ushering in the Christmas season.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Tucker, Sondra K.
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 2+
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2925 3-6 Oct HB
 $5.25  $4.46

Realms of Glory

Combining “Angels from the Realms of Glory,” and “Angels We Have Heard on High,” this accessible, joyful arrangement is further enhanced with optional parts for hand drum, tambourine, and clarinet.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Compton, Matthew
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 3
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2922 3-6 Oct HB
 $5.50  $4.68
MHP2922P Full Score and Instrument Parts
 $19.95  $16.96

Snow Lay on the Ground

Picture dancing snowflakes falling gracefully to the ground in this delightful arrangement of the familiar English carol.

Composer: Traditional
Arranger: Scholes, Linda
Octaves: 2-3
Level: 1+
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2924 2-3 Oct HB
 $5.25  $4.46

Realms of Glory

Combining “Angels from the Realms of Glory,” and “Angels We Have Heard on High,” this accessible, joyful arrangement is further enhanced with optional parts for hand drum, tambourine, and clarinet.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Compton, Matthew
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 3
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2922 3-6 Oct HB
 $5.50  $4.68
MHP2922P Full Score and Instrument Parts
 $19.95  $16.96

Zip Zing Ring

Here is a fun, original composition tailored for the developing choir. Ringers will have a blast learning the varied stopped techniques, and audiences, and congregations will be humming the tune long after the performance.

Composer: Austin, Brenda E.
Octaves: 2-3
Level: 1+
Publisher: Hope Publishing Co.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MHP2921 2-3 Oct HB with Opt B3
 $5.25  $4.46
MHP2923 3-5 Oct HB
 $5.25  $4.46

In God's Loving Arms

This original composition is both imaginative and inspiring. Here are the composer's own words. “I wrote this piece about two and half years ago like I write most pieces. Out of nowhere, I get an idea, I start writing and the piece seems to create itself. Then after I'm done, it seems to tell me what it wants to be titled, in this case, 'In God’s Loving Arms'."

Composer: Gross, William E.
Octaves: 3 or 5
Level: 3-
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MGIG10132 3 or 5 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21

Shenandoah

Haunting in its simplicity, this cherished American folk song begins quietly, then builds to a climax as the waters roll faster. Rich timbres and fluid arpeggios enhance the beauty of this heartfelt arrangement.

Composer: American Folk Song
Arranger: Tucker, Sondra K.
Octaves: 5-7
Level: 4
Publisher: Casa Publications


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MCSHB039 5-7 Oct HB with Opt 3-5 Oct HC
 $5.00  $4.25

Nola

This popular piano piece from the early 1900s will charm audiences and keep ringers engaged. Perfect for concert use, its happy vibe complements most any program.

Composer: Arndt, Felix
Arranger: Tucker, Sondra K.
Octaves: 5
Level: 4
Publisher: Casa Publications


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MCSHB038 5 Oct HB
 $5.00  $4.25

Elegy

Elegy plumbs the depths of the soul, expressing the poignant longings of humanity. It is suitable for Lent or any solemn occasion, or as a profound concert piece.

Composer: Tucker, Sondra K.
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 4-
Publisher: Casa Publications


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MCSHB037 3-6 Oct HB
 $5.00  $4.25

Black Magic Woman

This engaging Latin rhythm pop song with was made famous in 1970 by Santana on their Abraxas album and had been covered by many groups since.This arrangement is straight forward and true to the original work and features the option of eight percussion instruments – including cow bell!

Composer: Green, Peter
Arranger: Williams, Gina Marie
Octaves: 4-6
Level: 3+
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20651HB 4-6 Oct HB and 2 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21
MFM20651M Full Score
 $6.95  $5.91
MFM20651P1 Percussion Part 1: Bongos, shakers, cowbell
 $2.95  $2.51
MFM20651P2 Percussion Part 2: vibraslap, claves, djembe, congas, cabasa
 $2.25  $1.91

Aubrey's Waltz

This piece is the 4th movement from Luigi Boccherini’s String Quintet in C major, entitled night music of the streets of Madrid. Despite being called “Passa Calle,” it is not a true ‘passacaglia’ in form but was so named to refer to people walking along the street, “singing to amuse themselves.”

Composer: Boccherini, Luigi
Arranger: Pfitzinger, Scott
Octaves: 4-6
Level: 3
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20582 4-6 Oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61

Nearer My God to Thee

Will Gross has once again given a favorite hymn fresh and creative treatment. It begins with a calm, introspective setting that soon segues into a rhythmic pattern, set by ringers striking the pattern on the foam, book and/or stand.

Composer: Traditional
Arranger: Gross, William E.
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20576 3-5 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21

Bourree

William Griffin’s masterful transcription of the "Bourrée" from Bach’s Partita #1 in B Minor for Violin is a challenge not for the faint of heart! The upbeat tempo, constantly-flowing notes, and extreme dynamic contrasts will keep ringers on their toes while calling for the utmost in terms of musicality and precision.

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
Arranger: Griffin, William H.
Octaves: 4-7
Level: 4
Publisher: Beckenhorst Press, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBEHB702 4-7 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21

Loch Lomond

Cathy Moklebust’s setting of this Scottish melody is a joy to listen to. A delicate opening gives way to a hopeful, flowing scoring with undulating sixteenth notes. The sections alternate between flowing and march-like before fading away to a peaceful conclusion.

Composer: Traditional Scottish Melody
Arranger: Moklebust, Cathy
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 4-
Publisher: Beckenhorst Press, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBEHB695 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 3-5 Oct HC
 $5.95  $5.06

Water Is Wide

Sandra Winter’s arrangement of this beloved tune is sure to become a favorite of your ringers and congregation. Delicate scoring and carefully-executed techniques provide aural interest, and selective use of handchimes throughout help cast the tune in different lights.

Composer: Traditional Scottish Folk Song
Arranger: Winter, Sandra
Octaves: 3-7
Level: 3
Publisher: Beckenhorst Press, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBEHB687 3-7 Oct HB with Opt 3-7 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21

All the Bells on Earth Shall Ring

A bold opening fanfare gives way to a gently-rocking accompaniment and the introduction of the tune “I Saw Three Ships.” A gentler verse with the theme played on handchimes sees the melody passed between treble and bass. The frequent key changes and varying styles keep the piece exciting, and keep ringers on their toes!

Composer: Traditional
Arranger: Scholes, Linda
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: Beckenhorst Press, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBEHB686 3 or 5 Oct HB with 3 or 5 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21

Three for Christmas

This set of three solid arrangements will provide smaller ensembles with a wealth of music for the Advent and Christmas season. Including the songs "Coventry Carol"; "I Am So Glad on Christmas Eve"; and "O Come, Little Children", these selections are easily accessible, yet highly musical.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Hurlbutt, Patricia
Octaves: 2-3
Level: 2
Publisher: Beckenhorst Press, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBEHB684 2-3 Oct HB or HC
 $5.95  $5.06

Thanksgiving Medley

Patricia Hurlbutt’s medley of three well-known Thanksgiving hymns is a glorious addition to any worship service offering thanks. Combining the hymns “Now Thank We All Our God”, “We Come as Guests Invited”, and “Come, Ye Thankful People, Come”, the piece moves from prayerful contemplation to bold rejoicing as it explores all the facets of thanksgiving.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Hurlbutt, Patricia
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2-
Publisher: Beckenhorst Press, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBEHB682 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 3 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21

Sing We Now of Christmas

This energetic setting of the well-known Christmas tune is sure to become a favorite of your ringers and audiences alike! A driving malleted rhythm and percussive iteration of the theme give way to a verse with the melody in the bass before a brief fantasia-like section leads the piece to a forceful conclusion.

Composer: Traditional
Arranger: Krug, Jason W.
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: Beckenhorst Press, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBEHB681 3-5 Oct HB
 $5.95  $5.06

Shepherd's Farewell

Sandra Winter’s arrangement of this well-known song from Berlioz’s oratorio L’enfance du Christ will add a touch of something different and special to your holiday service or concert. While the rhythms are not demanding, the frequent chromatic notes will provide a small element of challenge and keep your ringers on their toes.

Composer: Berlioz, Louis Hector
Arranger: Winter, Sandra
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2+
Publisher: Beckenhorst Press, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBEHB680 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 2 Oct HC
 $3.95  $3.36

Rainfall at Bethlehem

This artful medley of two Christmas tunes – with bits of a Chopin Prelude interwoven – is a musical challenge fit for any advanced group. The gentle, flowing opening gives way to a more turbulent middle section before the opening figure returns for a prayerful ending.

Composer: Madsen, Christopher J.
Arranger: Crofts, Richard
Octaves: 5
Level: 4+
Publisher: Beckenhorst Press, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBEHB678 5 Oct HB with Opt 3 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21

In the Bleak Midwinter

Linda Scholes’ approachable yet moving arrangement of the tune CRANHAM will provide a prayerful moment in your holiday worship or concert. Gentle echoes and careful scoring provide for a peaceful feeling. The melody moves between all parts of the ensemble, giving all ringers the chance to shine.

Composer: Traditional
Arranger: Scholes, Linda
Octaves: 2-3
Level: 2-
Publisher: Beckenhorst Press, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBEHB677 2-3 Oct HB
 $3.95  $3.36

Quiet Christmas Eve

This set of two level one arrangements is a perfect choice for a youth or beginning choir, or for a more advanced ensemble down a few ringers. Available in both 2-3 and 3-5 octave compatible editions, these settings of “O Come, O Come Emmanuel” and “Silent Night” are simple, yet harmonically rich and complex despite having no bell changes.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Krug, Jason W.
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 1
Publisher: Beckenhorst Press, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBEHB670 3-5 Oct HB or HC
 $4.95  $4.21
MBEHB685 2-3 Oct HB or HC
 $4.95  $4.21

I Saw Three Ships Come Sailing In

The opening of Brian Childers’ arrangement of this well-known melody builds slowly in intensity and complexity to the introduction of the tune, which appears in a fantasia-like setting. The accompaniment gives the lilting feeling of being on the sea, and the harmonies keep everyone on their toes.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Childers, Brian
Octaves: 3-7
Level: 5
Publisher: Beckenhorst Press, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBEHB676 3-7 Oct HB with Opt 3-5 Oct HC and 3 Oct Auxillary Bells
 $5.95  $5.06

Hope for Reconciliation

Lee Afdhal’s original work begins with a somber feeling of tension which gives way to a mournful melody of yearning. The middle section drives the piece forward before the return of the opening material, which now has a more hopeful feeling than before.

Composer: Afdahl, Lee J.
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: Beckenhorst Press, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBEHB674 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 3 Oct HC
 $5.95  $5.06

Grazioso

This lyrical original piece sets a prayerful mood with flowing melodic lines and intriguing harmonies. An angst-filled middle section gives way to the gentle feeling of the opening before fading away on a serene final chord.

Composer: Buckwalter, Karen Lakey
Octaves: 4-6
Level: 3
Publisher: Beckenhorst Press, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBEHB673 4-6 Oct HB with Opt C Instrument
 $5.95  $5.06

Bright and Glorious Is the Sky

This delicate and joyful setting of a well-known Danish tune is musically satisfying for ringer and listener alike. Numerous techniques abound, and several key changes will keep ringers on their toes.

Composer: Danish
Arranger: Hurlbutt, Patricia
Octaves: 2-3
Level: 2
Publisher: Beckenhorst Press, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBEHB672 2-3 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21

Bethlehem Pastorale

Karen Lakey Buckwalter delicately weaves together the hymn tune FOREST GREEN with the J.S. Bach setting of “Sheep May Safely Graze” in this gorgeous arrangement. Replete with unexpected and bold harmonies, the piece provides a challenge for advanced ensembles and constant aural interest for listeners.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Buckwalter, Karen Lakey
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 4
Publisher: Beckenhorst Press, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBEHB671 3-6 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21

Quiet Christmas Eve

This set of two level one arrangements is a perfect choice for a youth or beginning choir, or for a more advanced ensemble down a few ringers. Available in both 2-3 and 3-5 octave compatible editions, these settings of “O Come, O Come Emmanuel” and “Silent Night” are simple, yet harmonically rich and complex despite having no bell changes.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Krug, Jason W.
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 1
Publisher: Beckenhorst Press, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MBEHB670 3-5 Oct HB or HC
 $4.95  $4.21
MBEHB685 2-3 Oct HB or HC
 $4.95  $4.21

Oh Holy Night

A fabulous piece to feature your advanced belltree soloist! Written for Griff Gall and the Back Bay Ringers, this arrangement of the perennial favorite “O Holy Night” is written for 4-6 octaves of handbells with optional 3 octaves of handchimes and optional belltree. It will be included in the Bell Tree Showcase at the 2020 Handbell Musicians of America National Seminar.

Composer: Adam, Adolphe
Arranger: Seemann, Brian
Octaves: 4-6
Level: 3+
Publisher: National Handbell Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MNMHB670 4-6 Oct HB with Opt 3 Oct HC or Bell Tree
 $5.95  $5.06
MNMHB670B Bell Tree Part
 $4.25  $3.61

Miracle Child 1 & 2

This gentle new original Advent/Christmas carol, “Miracle Child” reverently examines the coming of the Christ Child from different points of view: prophets (“They told a fateful story: Innocence to Glory”), the angel, Mary, shepherds, Magi and us….

Composer: Wissinger, Kathleen
Octaves: 2-6
Level: 1+
Publisher: ringTrue


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MRE7512R Reproducible 2-5 Oct HB with Opt Vocal Solo or Unison, Piano and Bell Tree
 $20.00  $17.00
MRE8723 3-6 Oct HB with Opt Vocal Solo or Bell Tree
 $5.00  $4.25

Festival on Wexford Carol 2

“Festival on Wexford Carol” celebrates this compelling 12th century Irish tune in a dignified setting featuring rhythmic mallets in the bass. Unaffected and straightforward, this exploration of intriguing rhythms at a stately tempo will mesmerize your audience - while also preparing your ringers for more challenging up-tempo pieces using 16th note duple and triple rhythm patterns.

Composer: Traditional Irish Carol
Arranger: Wissinger, Kathleen
Octaves: 4-6
Level: 4
Publisher: ringTrue


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MRE83252 4-6 Oct HB with Opt 3-6 Oct HC
 $5.00  $4.25

Festival on Wexford Carol 1

“Festival on Wexford Carol” celebrates this compelling 12th century Irish tune in a dignified setting featuring rhythmic mallets in the bass. Unaffected and straightforward, this exploration of intriguing rhythms at a stately tempo will mesmerize your audience - while also preparing your ringers for more challenging up-tempo pieces using 16th note duple and triple rhythm patterns.

Composer: Traditional Irish Carol
Arranger: Wissinger, Kathleen
Octaves: 3-4
Level: 4
Publisher: ringTrue


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MRE83251 3-4 Oct HB with Opt 2-3 Oct HC
 $5.00  $4.25

Highland Fanfare

This lively original Level 3+ piece evokes a brisk walk in the Celtic highlands. Spanning the full 5 octave range, Highland Fanfare features triplets in a sweeping melody, close chromatic movement and an unusual table damping technique used as a rhythmic element.

Composer: Wissinger, Kathleen
Octaves: 5
Level: 3+
Publisher: ringTrue


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MRE8024 5 Oct HB
 $5.00  $4.25

Dance of the Sugarplum Fairy

Brighten your Christmas concert series with this outstanding piece for Bell Tree - or a ringing duet! Dance of the Sugarplum Fairy, carefully transcribed from Tschaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite, is a holiday classic that sparkles as a 3 oct. medium-difficult Bell Tree Solo (or handbell duet).

Composer: Tschaikovsky
Arranger: Wissinger, Kathleen
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 4
Publisher: ringTrue


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MRE5010C 3-5 Oct HB Accompaniment with Opt 3-4 Oct HC
 $3.00  $2.55
MRE5010R 3 Oct Bell Tree Solo or Ringing Duet and Piano
 $12.00  $10.20

8 to 10 Bells for Kids Songs Vol 1

What fun!! Three Blind Mice, The Itsy Bitsy Spider and This Old Man - cleverly arranged for 8, 9 or 10 bells for a light moment in a concert or to lead a sing along. Each short well-crafted Level 2 or 2+ arrangement is set in 4 different ranges for 1, 2 or 3 octaves.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Wissinger, Kathleen
Octaves: 1-3
Level: 2
Publisher: ringTrue


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MRE4708AD 1-3 Oct HB
 $5.00  $4.25

Upbeat

“Upbeat!” is exactly that! A lively piece that features….upbeats! Carefully and clearly scored for “new-to-8th-note” ringers, this jaunty piece is easy to ring yet sounds big and complex, so even more established groups will enjoy ringing it as well. The sprightly melody is played in all ranges.

Composer: Wissinger, Kathleen
Octaves: 2, 3 or 5
Level: 2
Publisher: ringTrue


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MRE3024AB 2 Oct HB or 3 or 5 Oct HB
 $4.00  $3.40

Dorian Epic

Written during the siege of Hurricane Dorian along the Atlantic coast of the U.S. (Spring 2019), “Dorian Epic” is a strong, engaging Level 1 piece offering hands-on experience playing in “Dorian mode” (with lowered 3rd and 6th tones in the major scale). The versatile folio includes four settings of this original piece.

Composer: Wissinger, Kathleen
Octaves: 2-5
Level: 1
Publisher: ringTrue


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MRE3023AB12 2 or 4 Oct HB or 3 or 5 Oct HB
 $5.00  $4.25

Hark the Herald Angels Sing

Perfectly timed for beginning ringers to shine with 8th notes at Christmas in worship or concert! Carefully scored for ease of reading, “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing” features clearly notated repeated or adjacent 8th notes for all ringers. Two score formats in different keys allow full participation according to the bell range available.

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
Arranger: Wissinger, Kathleen
Octaves: 2, 3 or 5
Level: 2
Publisher: ringTrue


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MRE3022AB 2 Oct HB or 3 or 5 Oct HB
 $4.00  $3.40

Duelin Banjos

This toe-tapping Bluegrass piece - written by Arthur “Guitar Boogie” Smith in 1954 and made famous in the movie Deliverance, – has been artfully arranged for handbells! It can be performed as a ‘duel’ between ensembles or between bass and treble bells.

Composer: Smith, Arthur
Arranger: Handley, Andrea
Octaves: 4-6
Level: 4
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20579 4-6 Oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61

Late Night Blues

This original piece is true to the blues/swing style throughout. The blues pattern is established in the accompaniment and features upbeat staccatos that may be played ‘director’s choice,’ although the composer prefers RT.

Composer: Pfitzinger, Scott
Octaves: 4-6
Level: 4-
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20575 4-6 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21

Prelude and Chant

Robert Spicer has created a wonderful piece that will be perfect for a variety of uses; as an introit to worship, an opening to a sacred or secular concert, a processional and more.

Composer: Spicer, Robert
Octaves: 5
Level: 3-
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MFM20574 5 Oct HB
 $3.95  $3.36

Praise to the Lord the Almighty

This setting of LOBE DEN HERREN is peppy, upbeat. Displaying enthusiasm, it is scored for ensembles who are adapt at Level 2+, 3– music. However, the piece is an excellent choice for groups yearning for a challenge.

Composer: Traditional
Arranger: Hurlbutt, Patricia
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3-
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MGIG10223 3-5 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21

Jesus Loves Me

Matthew 19:14 reminds us that Jesus does indeed love children. Opening with a tender rendition of “Jesus Loves the Little Children”, this arrangement is perfect for Children's Sunday or any worship where children are the focal point.

Composer: Bradbury, William B.
Arranger: Krug, Jason W.
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2+
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MGIG10219 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 3-5 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21

O Holy Night

"O Holy Night", originally written in French and titled "Cantique de Noel", is a well-known Christmas carol composed by Adolphe Adam in 1847 to the French poem "Minuit, chretiens" (Midnight, Christians) which was written by wine merchant and poet, Placide Cappeau (1808-1877). This setting is for two or three octave handbell choir and is abbreviated to make it more accessible and performable by smaller groups.

Composer: Adam, Adolphe
Arranger: Dugger, Bill D.
Octaves: 2-3
Level: 3+
Publisher: Meadowlark Melodies


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MMEAAM243 2 and 3 Oct HB (Two Editions)
 $5.50  $4.68

Murmurations

"Murmuration" is a term that perfectly describes the rustle of thousands of starlings swirling and undulating as they return to their winter roost after feeding. Composer Julie Turner has faithfully captured and conveyed this visual experience to a beautiful, fanciful work for 3 or 5 octaves of handbells with an option for 3 or 5 octaves of handchimes.

Composer: Turner, Julie
Octaves: 3 or 5
Level: 3
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MGIG10134 3 or 5 Oct HB with Opt 3 or 5 Oct HC
 $5.50  $4.68

For All the Saints

Many arrangements of this respected and hallowed tune exists for handbells. However, few offer an optional piano score. While this handbell edition is a complete, stand-alone arrangement, adding the optional piano induces a dignity that rightfully honors the saints who have gone before us.

Composer: Williams, Ralph Vaughan
Arranger: Behnke, John A.
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MGIG10133 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 3-5 Oct HC, Piano or Keyboard
 $4.95  $4.21
MGIG10133INST Full Score and Instrument Parts
 $6.25  $5.31

Panis Angelicus

César Franck wrote this music in 1872 for tenor, cello, and organ. Now Lindsey Horty has arranged this revered work for handbells and optional handchimes.

Composer: Franck, Cesar
Arranger: Horty, Lindsey
Octaves: 3 or 5
Level: 2
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MGIG10131 3 or 5 Oct HB with Opt 3 or 5 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21

Psalm 139

A mysterious introduction using keyboard, optional bells, and organ gives way to a slow, lyrical setting of the text in 6/8 meter. Almost like a courtly dance, the tempo follows the spirit of the text, now a little faster, now relaxing.

Composer: Burkhardt, Michael
Octaves: 2
Level: NA
Publisher: Morning Star Music Publishers


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MMOMSM503098 SATB and Piano, with Opt 2 Oct HB and Oboe
 $2.70  $2.30

How Can I Keep From Singing

This easy but effective festival anthem begins with the text, "I Sing the Mighty Power of God" set to original music by the composer. Then, in a gentler contrast, the traditional melody and text to "How Can I Keep from Singing" are heard.

Composer: Lowry, Robert
Arranger: Page, Anna Laura
Octaves: 3
Level: NA
Publisher: Morning Star Music Publishers


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MMOMSM506195 SATB and Piano, with Opt 3 Oct HB or C Inst
 $2.50  $2.13

Five Graces Gloria

This flexible setting of the Glory to God can be performed simply with cantor, assembly, and organ or dressed up with choir harmonies and handbells. The refrain is exuberant and memorable, and the verses, sung by either cantor or choir, are paced to move along steadily without feeling rushed.

Composer: Mayernik, Luke
Octaves: 3
Level: NA
Publisher: Morning Star Music Publishers


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MMOMSM80516 Assembly, Cantor or Choir, and Organ, with Opt 3 Oct HB
 $2.25  $1.91

Hail This Joyful Day's Return

Unlike usual settings of this text, this creative setting evokes awe and mystery by using an original, almost chant-like melody anchored by piano or four handbells (within a two octave set.)

Composer: Harmon, Neil
Octaves: 2
Level: NA
Publisher: Morning Star Music Publishers


Item # Detail Price Qty.
MMOMSM505021 SATB and 2 Oct HB or Piano
 $1.95  $1.66