• Do you receive our e-newsletter?

    When requested by Area 2, The national Handbell Musicians of America staff sends out e-newsletters with important announcements and information to the Area 2 membership.  To receive these e-newsletters, you must be subscribed to receive them in your HMA national membership account. For instructions on how to check your subscriptions in your national HMA membership […]

  • Register for Festival or YR 2017 Today!

    Registration is still open for Area 2 Festival 2017 at Onondaga Community College near Syracuse, NY.  Festival runs from June 30 until July 2, 2017. Although our deadline for earlybird Festival pricing has passed, you have until May 1 to register for Young Ringers 2017 at the earlybird rate.  Young Ringers 2017 runs from June […]

  • Young Ringers Early Bird Registration

    You can still take advantage of earlybird registration for Area 2 Young Ringers 2017! Young Ringers early bird registration deposit must be postmarked by May 1st and remaining balance due must be postmarked by June 1st.  Registration for Young Ringers includes 2 nights in a dorm room, 6 meals, one concert, cup game, cup stackers, […]

  • Performance track music 2017

    Bronze Track Repertoire:  “Remembrance” by Moklebust, “And All That Jazz” arr. Hanson, and “Gaudeamus” by Sherman. Pop Music Track Repertoire:  “Elanor Rigby” by The Beatles, “Dancing Queen” by ABBA, “Chasing Cars” by Snow Patrol, and “Crocodile Rock” by Elton John. Register early be assigned to your favorite ringing position!  To get the most out of […]

  • March Newsletter Available Online

    The March 2017 Issue of Twice Tolled Tales is available online.  This issue is packed full of information including Festival 2017 details and registration, Young Ringers 2017 details and registration, March Read And Ring Madness workshops, a mission trip opportunity to Romania, a “Ring Your Own Bell” article,  Upcoming Area 2 Events, and More! Click […]

  • Handchime Lending

    Would you like to try using a set of handchimes in your music program, but do not have the funds to purchase one? Area 2 has five 3-octave sets of handchimes available to lend for either the 2017 summer session or for the 2017-2018 school year. We are accepting applications to our Handchime Lending Program […]