Lowcountry Handbell Workshop

March 2-3, 2018

Sign up early to assure your spot! Open to groups and individual ringers.  Register online below.

Kevin McChesney, Clinician

Kevin is very excited about being here this year! So sorry he was unable to come last year because of unexpected illness and hospital stay.

Repertoire

All music should be purchased and learned ahead of the workshop. These selections can be ordered from Jeffers Handbell Supply or any other music distributor. No photo copies.


Mass:

Gabriel's Oboe  - Morricone/arr. McChesney

MJHS9543

Timbrel & Dance - Kevin McChesney

MCGB290


Tins:

Cantad al Senor - arr. Kevin McChesney

MAU0800655621 - 2-3 Octaves

MAU080065739X - 3-5 Octaves

River Runs Through  - Sandra Winters

MBEHB573 - 2-3 Octaves

MBEHB575 - 4-7 Octaves


Coppers:

Toccata on King's Weston - Ralph Vaughn Williams/ arr.Matt Compton

MHP2767

Allegretto con Vivo - Julie Turner

MJHS9535

Workshop Details

Massed Ringing

An opportunity for all groups to ring together under Kevin's direction. Joint Mass Ringing and two separate levels of Repertoire. See the Registration for for details.

Classes

Classes for Tins will be offered while Coppers are rehearsing with Kevin and Classes for Coppers will be offered during Tins rehearsals.

Many opportunities to expand your skills as a handbell ringer or director. 


Online Sign-up for classes will begin immediately after Early Bird Registration is complete.


Tins may choose from the following classes:

 Beginning Conducting

 Techniques

 Let it Go (Weaving)

 The Beat Goes On (Rhythm)

 Beginning Four-in-Hand

 Looking Good (Visual Presentation)

 Hit It! (Mallets)

 How do I do That? (Tackling Trouble Spots)

 Reading Session


Coppers may choose from the following classes:

 Advanced Conducting

 All About That Bass (Bass Bells)

 Solo and Small Ensemble

 The Beat Goes On (Mixed Meter)

 Advanced Four-in-Hand

 Looking Good (Visual Presentation)

 Hit It! (Mallets)

 How do I do That? (Tackling Trouble Spots)

 Reading Session

Two Levels of Ringing

This year, in addition to two massed ringing pieces, we are offering two levels of repertoire to better accommodate all of the diverse groups that attend our workshop. Tins: Level 1+ to 2+ music

Coppers: Level 3- to 3+/4. The Joint Massed ringing: Level 2+-3.  Comfort and Challenge for all!!

Register Online Here

Follow this link to our registration form

Coming Soon



On-Site Workshops

Palmetto Bronze will construct a workshop especially for your group

Are you just starting out and need some help? Do you need special help on certain techniques? Want to jump start your season? An on-site workshop tailored to your needs might be just what you are looking for. Fees depend on length of workshop and number of Palmetto Bronze ringers needed to do the workshop.

What we can do with your group

Techniques, musicality, bell changes, sight reading skills, mallets, 4 in hand/Shelley (beginning or advanced), bass bells, or we can work on your own repertoire.

Contact Us

Contact Caroline McKinney at (843-)881-6876 or markandcarolinem@gmail.com to schedule your workshop.