Would you like to learn more about starting a handbell or handchime choir? Using handchimes in a classroom? With Orff instruments? How to repair or maintain your handbells? I can help!
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Handbell or handchime ringing is a challenge, a workout, a team sport and a respite from the daily grind - in a word, it's FUN!
-Karen Eastburn, site owner
Why a handbell choir? (PDF)
Why start a handbell or chime choir? Here are a few reasons why thousands have chosen to begin the adventure of handbell or handchime ringing!
What are the benefits of handbell ringing?
1. Developing self-discipline
2. Team work
3. Artistic expression
4. Social interaction
5. Developing self-esteem
6. Learning leadership qualities
7. Training in motion skills
8. Stress management
9. Developing a strong work ethic
10. Help others & help yourself
11. Creative problem solving
12. Learning MUSIC!
Willard H. Markey, Overtones , July/August 1999, Copyright AGEHR, INC.