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  • Hallelujah!  From Shrek to Bells

    Hallelujah! From Shrek to Bells

    When the producers of the first Shrek movie decided to use Rufus Wainwright’s cover of “Hallelujah”, I don’t think even they realized how perfect the song would fit in the movie.  The melancholy, haunting lyrics swelled at just the right moment in the plot and left not a dry eye […]

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  • Happy Birthday Bryce!

    Happy Birthday Bryce!

    It’s birthday time for the bandana wearing long haired half of the handbell brothers.  Bryce has had an exciting year graduating from college and moving to northern Idaho. But his favorite part of the year has to be when I get to embarrass him on the blog for his birthday.  […]

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  • Announcing the World’s Greatest Handbell Competition*

    Announcing the World’s Greatest Handbell Competition*

    Well folks, the moment is here!  We are excited to launch the first ever “World’s Greatest Handbell Competition*”.  The official website with rules and such will be released next week, so for now here is a list of questions you are probably wondering. Handbells are a pain to travel with, […]

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  • How To Be A Fan Of Handbells Online

    How To Be A Fan Of Handbells Online

    One week ago Kiriku posted a beautiful new video of their performance of “Ave Maria”.  The video is high quality, the audio is superb, and the ringing is stunning.  In my mind this video is perfect for both handbell and non-handbell people to enjoy.  Yet it has only been viewed […]

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  • Concert Programming Using the Whale Method

    Concert Programming Using the Whale Method

    This past month I have been wracking my brain over concert programming.  There are so many variables that go into creating a concert program that it can be hard to conceptualize.  Just off the top of my head, some things you have to keep in mind include What level of […]

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