Welcome to Area 2

Serving New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Ontario

CANCELED - Destination Ring 2020

August 9-10, 2020

Fort William Henry Hotel and Conference Center, Lake George, NY

Recent News

Composition Contest Deadline Extended

The deadline for the composition contest has been extended to May 1st 2020.   Since we all have the time while we're quarantined, get busy and write something! Composition contest details can be accessed here. We are looking forward to the fruits of your labors!

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Composition Contest 2021 is up and running!

It's time to get your entries in for the Area 2 Composition Contest.  The winner's piece will be included in the Festival Conference Repertoire for 2021.   Things are a little different this year as we are only awarding one prize for the Festival Conference piece.   ...

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Announcing your 2019-2021 Area 2 Board

Thank you to everyone who voted in this year's election!   Here are the results of the election and the listing of your new 2019-2021 Area 2 Board Members: Executive Board: Chair:  Elizabeth Nowik Chair-Elect:  Sarah Hazel Past Chair:  Bob Ward Secretary:  Gail Posey...

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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...

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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 2018 summer session or for the 2018-2019 school year. We are accepting...

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