We need your help!   Can you host a Back to Bells Workshop?

Area 2 will supply the clinician!   Contact Rise Kagan-Erickson at bellkagan@gmail.com or at 865-274-1206 for more information.

HMA is offering FREE workshops across the country to help you get your handbells out of the closet and re-start your handbell program — or start a brand new program.  A handbell program in your church offers numerous benefits for your congregation.  Not sure how to get started?  Don’t think you have the tools to make your program successful?  The our Back to Bells workshops are perfect for you!

Workshop Content:

  • Basic Ringing Techniques (and how to teach them)
  • Recruiting Ringers for Your Program
  • Basic Handbell Maintenance
  • Basic Rehearsal Techniques
  • Repertoire Selection
  • Ringing with Less Than a Full Choir
  • Creative Use of Bells in Worship