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Join In Praising

This original work from Michael Mazzatenta is in praise band style, with an engaging melody and toe-tapping rhythm. Excellent use of ring, LV, and stopped sounds add to the joy of this composition.

Composer: Mazzatenta, Michael
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: From the Top Music


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MFM20395 3-5 Oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61
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Love Will Keep Us Together

This hit song from the 1970s has been artfully arranged for handbells and is true to the original work. A very effective mix of stopped sounds and ringing makes this a delightful work, perfect for your next concert.

Composer: Sedaka, Neil & Greenfield, Howard
Arranger: Peery, Charles E.
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3+
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MFM20481 3-5 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21
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Handbell Mass

This composition is a full mass setting utilizing 5 octaves of handbells and handchimes as the accompanying instrument for the choir. Wind chimes, crotales, suspended cymbal and tambourine add extra sparkle to the Kyrie, Gloria, Santus, and Agnus Dei.

Composer: Jergenson, Dale
Octaves: 5
Level: NA
Publisher: Laurendale Associates


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MLAHB1130HB 5 Oct HB and HC w SATB & Perc
 $6.50  $4.88
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MLAHB1130P Percussion Part
 $6.50  $4.88
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MLAHB1130S Full Score
 $9.95  $7.46
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Gloucester Wassail

Susan has given this carol, dating from the Middle Ages, fresh, new treatment. The melody is featured in the bells much of the time, with the alternate bells doubling the bass line and excellent placement of stopped sounds adding special interest.

Composer: Traditional Carol
Arranger: Nelson, Susasn T.
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: From the Top Music


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MFM20502A Alternate Bell Score (Cup Bells or Cymbells)
 $1.25  $1.06
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MFM20502C C Instrument Score
 $1.25  $1.06
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MFM20502M 3-5 Oct HB w Opt 2 Oct HC
 $5.95  $5.06
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MFM20502P Percussion Part
 $1.25  $1.06
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Dance for the Pixie King

"Dance for the Pixie King” has been arranged for handbells. This piece brings forth the vision of a small band of pixies dancing around a fire or a large room for their king. Written for 3-5 octaves, the piece can be easily adapted to 6 octave choirs.

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


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MJRD20171 3-5 Oct HB with 3 Oct HC
 $4.50  $3.83
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Quickening Spirit

Composer: Yeung, Phoebe
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3+
Publisher: AGEHR Publishing


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MAG35359 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 3 Oct HC
 $5.50  $4.68
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Chime In Gospel Favorites 2

Composer: Various
Arranger: Behnke, John
Octaves: 2-3
Level: 1+
Publisher: AGEHR Publishing


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MAG23054 2-3 Oct HB or HC
 $4.95  $4.21
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Peace Bells

This origin of this simple, lovely canon is unknown, but it has been around for centuries and used in a variety of formats. The lyrics translate to “Grant us peace,” – a prayer that is quite fitting throughout our lives – and world.

Composer: Traditional
Arranger: Kristenson, Jane
Octaves: 3
Level: NA
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MFM1111 3 Oct HB Quartet
 $4.25  $3.61
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Less Than a Full Choir Sing Along Hymns

1-6 octaves handbells arranged for 2 or more ringers by Ardis Freeman. Here are 44 of your favorite hymns arranged for less than a full choir with voices.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Freeman, Ardis
Octaves: 1-6
Level: 1+
Publisher: Cantabile Press


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MCACP7017 Reproducible 1-6 Oct HB or HC with Opt Instrument
 $49.95  $42.46
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Scheherazade

Everyone will enjoy these famous themes that have been arranged for the handbell medium. This is an accessible arrangement in an easy key with meters in 2/4, 3/4, 4/4, and 6/8. Differing tempos enhance the changes in mood and intensity.

Composer: Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai
Arranger: Benton, Robin
Octaves: 4-5
Level: 3+
Publisher: Flagstaff Publishing


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MFLHB751 4-5 Oct HB with Opt 3 Oct HC
 $4.50  $3.38
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Ring Out Solstice Bells

This handbell arrangement of Ian Anderson’s original composition is true to the original work. Written for his group, Jethro Tull, in 1977, Anderson wrote it with the intent of simply having a song that would sound unique, get radio play and hopefully, make it on the singles charts! It worked!

Composer: Anderson, Ian
Arranger: Boatright, Linda
Octaves: 5-6
Level: 5
Publisher: From the Top Music


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MFM20520C Flute Part
 $2.95  $2.51
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MFM20520HB 5-6 Oct HB with Opt 3-4 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21
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MFM20520M Full Score
 $5.95  $5.06
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We Three Kings

This arrangement is creative, flowing, lyrical and filled with expression. This will be an excellent addition to your Christmas handbell repertoire.

Composer: Traditional
Arranger: Childers, Brian
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MFM20522 3-5 Oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61
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Sing We Now of Christmas

Here is a delightful arrangement of the Christmas favorite, Noel Nouvelet. It is very nicely developed with portions of the melody being rung throughout the bell range supported by nice modulations and effective contrapuntal passages.

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


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MFM20535 5 Oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61
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I Surrender All

This is an arrangement which is lovely in its simplicity. The accompaniment is mostly LV which creates a somewhat ethereal effect, nicely supporting the melody of this much-loved hymn.

Composer: Weeden, Winfield S.
Arranger: Childers, Brian
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MFM20478 3-5 Oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61
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He Will Hold You Be Still

Kevin Stewart has arranged these two favorite hymns, On Eagles Wings and Finlandia, into a beautiful work for handbell choir. It is gentle and lovely in its simplicity and sure to be a favorite of ringers and listeners, alike.

Composer: Sibelius, Jean & Joncas, Jan Michael
Arranger: Stewart, Kevin
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 3
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MFM20480 3-5 Oct HB w Opt 3-5 Oct HC
 $4.25  $3.61
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Good Christian Friends Rejoice

This is a fresh, new arrangement of this Christmas favorite which is interspersed with snippets of a variety of Christmas Carols and tunes. This will be a favorite to add to your Christmas repertoire!

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


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MFM205283 3 Oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61
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MFM205285 4-5 Oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61
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Morning Bells Are Ringing

Eight handbells or handchimes in the two octave range (the C Major scale) provide extra accompaniment to this joyous song of worship.

Composer: Blair, Dean G.
Octaves: 2
Level: NA
Publisher: Thomas House /Descant /Gold Coast Music


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MTH0757 2 Oct HB or HC
 $2.00  $1.50
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Handbell and Handchime Notation

Handbell Notation (including all the symbols for handbell techniques in common use), Difficulty Level System, and Solo and Ensemble Handbell Notation. Every director would benefit from keeping a copy of this handy guide nearby. The guidelines presented in this booklet are a product of national conferences whose participants have included composers, arrangers, editors, engravers, publishers, and performers of handbell music.

Composer: AGEHR
Octaves: -
Level: NA
Publisher: AGEHR Publishing


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MAG015 Difficulty Level System & Solo and Ensemble Notation
 $12.95  $11.01
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Finale to 1812 Overture

Even though Tchaikovsky hated the finale to the overture, calling it “very loud and noisy,” it has become a favorite of many orchestras and concert bands, playing it for any dynamic, celebratory occasion imaginable. So it is only natural that it be included in the handbell repertoire.

Composer: Tchaikovsky
Arranger: Holdsworth, Rick
Octaves: 5-6
Level: 4
Publisher: From the Top Music


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MFM20490 5-6 Oct HB w Opt Orchestra Chimes, Belltree, and Bass Drum
 $4.25  $3.61
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Au Clair de la Lune

This arrangement explores simple rhythmic and harmonic ideas, but it also delves into the basic use of motives as introductory material. Use this piece as an opportunity to teach your ensemble about finding motives in music, and how those motives are used and developed by the composer throughout the composition.

Composer: French Folk Song
Arranger: Ashurst, Greig
Octaves: 3
Level: 1
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MGIG9361 3 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21
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Watercolors

A great choice for beginning ensembles, “Watercolors” maintains the manageable Level 1 rhythms, while adding other elements of expression to the equation. Echo, LV and dynamic changes are ideal techniques for bringing out the impressionistic feel and dreamy mood of the piece.

Composer: Eithun, Sandra
Octaves: 2-3
Level: 1
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MGIG9360 2-3 Oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61
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Majesty and the Bell Tower

Developing ringers need to learn what to do when they have more than two handbells in a piece. Some directors leave this to chance, but it is a skill that can and should be taught. This edition is a carefully sequenced approach to negotiating handbell changes, with rote drills, unison exercises, a short etude, and two original handbell compositions.

Composer: Joy, Michael & Krug, Jason
Octaves: 3
Level: 2-
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MGIG9359 3 Oct HB
 $5.50  $4.68
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Rhythmic Variations on Azmon

This delightful arrangement can stand alone as an instrumental for handbells and handchimes; or, it can transition from a prelude or an offertory directly into a congregational hymn. An organ part is incorporated into the edition.

Composer: Glaser, Carl G.
Arranger: Glasgow, Michael
Octaves: 3-7
Level: 4+
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MGIG9204 3-7 Oct with Opt 3 or 6 HC
 $5.50  $4.68
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John B Sails

This piece is fun! From the steady rhythmic drive of the mallets to the spirited melody, this Bahamian folk song sparkles. A must for concerts, this crowd-pleaser is sure to enhance the mood and provide cheerful entertainment to all.

Composer: Bahamian Folk Song
Arranger: Richards, Rett
Octaves: 5-7
Level: 3
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MGIG9200 5-7 Oct HB with Opt 2 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21
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For the Beauty of the Earth

Graceful, fragile, and airy; this subtle arrangement begins with singing bell and soft random ringing using suspended mallets.

Composer: Kocher, Conrad
Arranger: Austin, Brenda E.
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2+
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MGIG9123 3-5 Oct HB with Opt 2 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21
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Blessed Assurance Jesus Is Mine

This timeless hymn of comfort and peace is arranged for handbells and C or B-flat instrument and begins with an impression of yearning. The piece concludes with the feeling of hope and contentment.

Composer: Knapp, Phoebe Palmer
Arranger: Atteberry, John
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2+
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MGIG9122 3-5 Oct HB with Opt C or Bb Instrument
 $4.95  $4.21
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MGIG9122INST C or Bb Instrument Part
 $4.50  $3.83
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Blood Red Rose in Gethsemane

Written for worship during Holy Week and subtitled, Take This Cup from Me, composer William Gross has eloquently constructed a tender framework of music to allow for soul-searching and pensive redemption.

Composer: Gross, William
Octaves: 3
Level: 2
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MGIG9121 3 Oct HB with Opt 3 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21
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Solitude

Crafted for either handbells or handchimes, this arrangement marries the hymn tunes LAND OF REST and TRENTHAM providing an appealing addition to music for Lent or for any worship throughout the year.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Noller, Donald R.
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2+
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MGIG9111 3-5 Oct HB or HC
 $4.95  $4.21
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Dance of Joy Song of Sorrow

The music begins with a joyous celebration. The B section is moving and mournful before the festive “dance” returns.

Composer: Lamb, Linda
Octaves: 3-6
Level: 3
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


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MGIG9108 3-6 Oct HB with Opt 3 or 5 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21
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Easter Light

Subtitled "A Trinitarian Praise", this original composition praises the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit by utilizing a combination of three acclamations of musical exultation.

Composer: Honore, Jeffrey
Octaves: 3
Level: 2+
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


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MGIG9023 3 Oct HB with Opt 3 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21
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King of Love King of Peace

The venerable hymn tunes, ST. COLUMBA and QUEBEC are woven together in a satisfying musical tapestry of love, hope, and praise.

Composer: Various
Arranger: Kyle, William Bryan
Octaves: 3 or 5
Level: 2
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MGIG8945 3 or 5 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21
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Hosanna

Christian Gregor’s antiphonal “Hossana,” arranged for handbells and organ by Larry Biser, is a special treat for Palm Sunday.

Composer: Gregor, Christian
Arranger: Biser, Larry
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MGIG8937 3-5 Oct HB and Organ
 $4.95  $4.21
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Meditation on All Will Be Well

This music is both gentle and warm and would be a good piece for Lent as well as many other worship services.

Composer: Clemmitt, Richard
Octaves: 3 or 5
Level: 2
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MGIG8936 3 or 5 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21
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Death of Ase

Edvard Grieg’s “Death of Ase” comes from Peer Gynt Suite No. 1 and has been masterfully transcribed by Brian Tervo. This edition contains two versions. One is designed to make use of the lower octave handchimes. The second offers a more traditional 3 or 4 octave version for handbells.

Composer: Grieg, Edvard
Arranger: Tervo, Brian
Octaves: 3-7
Level: 2+
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MGIG8935 3-7 Oct HB with Opt 3-7 Oct HC
 $4.95  $4.21
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In This Holy Place

Suspended mallets in upper bells introduce this moving original composition for 3, 4, or 5 octaves handbells. Lush arpeggiated chords, enhanced by LVs, provide a flowing harmony for the simple yet beautiful original melody.

Composer: Gross, William
Octaves: 3-5
Level: 2+
Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc.


Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc.
MGIG8894 3-5 Oct HB
 $4.95  $4.21
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