• June 2017 Twice Tolled Tales is Now Available

    The June 2017 issue of Twice Tolled Tales is available NOW! Share our newsletter with your handbell friends and choir members! This issue gives instructions for those who do not receive our e-newsletters on how to subscribe to receive them in the future. It contains important information about insurance coverage of your equipment for local […]

  • Music Educators Track at Festival July 1

    Music Educators Track Saturday, July 1 The Area 2 Festival Conference 2017 will feature a special track for Music Educators dealing with the inclusion of handchimes/handbells in their music program to achieve the National Standards in Music. This five-session track will focus on the needs of the music educator in public or private educational settings. […]

  • 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 […]