Festival Repertoire

Great care was taken this year to select a number of pieces for the repertoire for the Festival ringing from the last ten Festival/Conferences in an attempt to minimize the expense of purchasing new music.

Rehearsal notes for the Festival Repertoire for all divisions may be downloaded at area1.handbellmusicians.org/files/2012/10/FC2017-Rehearsal-Notes.pdf


Deborah Carr, Director

  • Psalm of Celebration, McChesney L3 3-5 oct Jeffers MJHS95383-5, MJHS9538B Brass Parts–2 Bb or C trumpets, Horn in F, Trombone, Tuba, Timpani, MJHS9538FS, Full Score/Organ Score
  • A New Gloria, Cathy Moklebust L3 3-5 oct MCGB213
  • America the Beautiful, Arnold Sherman 3-6 oct L3 MRRHB0002, MRRFS0002 Full Score, MRRBP0002 Brass parts
  • Soon and Very Soon by Hart Morris L3+ 3-6 oct. MHP2274 , MHP2274P Bass and Drum parts


Deborah Carr, Director

  • Tuya Es La Gloria, Susan (Nelson) Sylvester L2 3-5 oct. MAG35251
  • Danza, McChesney L1 2-3 oct MJHS9228 bells, MJHS9228B brass (brass part–2 Bb trumpets, Horn in F, Trombone, Tuba, Timpani), MJHS9228K Keyboard
  • We Three Kings, Kinyon L1+ 2-3 oct MAP23152


Ed Rollins, Director

  • Toccata for a Joyous Day, Paul McKlveen L3, 3-5 oct. MJHS9280 (digital direct DJHS9280)
  • King of Kings, arr. Ward – AGEHR – AG36046
  • Carol of the Birds, Deb Carr L4 4-6 oct. MAG45054


Ed Rollins, Director

  • Visions of Peace, Karen Buckwalter, L4+ MBEHB438 with flute 3-6 oct
  • Allegro from Concerto in a minor, Bach/ Vivaldi/Gramann L5 5-7 oct MAG57021
  • Waltz from Masquerade Suite, Griffin L4+, 5-7 oct. MBEHB369=full score, MBEH369A=Choir 1, MBEH369B=Choir 2, MBEHB369C= Alternate Piano part for Choir 2
  • And All That Jazz, Nick Hanson L5 4-6 oct. MFM20492