Sponsors This show is being sponsored by our good friend Tim Waugh.  Please check out his music and we recommend Huron Carol this week. Tim Waugh arranged this carol for a high school ensemble. The melody is played strictly in octaves or unison accompanied by an ostinato pattern of mixed rung and martellato techniques. Good for [...]
Direct download: HandbellPodcast6-13--2-24-2011.mp3
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Introductions This show brought to you by Michele, Maryann, Tim, Linda, Music Mom, Carlene, Doug and Lloyd - Thank You for your continued support. Hot Topics - Handbell Buzz National Seminar - Class Descriptions Due Survey Results - www.handbellsurvey.com Podcast Schedule for the next few weeks Handbell Podcast Website goes Mobile Membership renewed Handbell News [...]
Direct download: HandbellPodcast6-12--2-22-2011.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 11:16pm CDT

Introductions

This show brought to you by Michele, Maryann, Tim, Linda, Music Mom, Llyod, Carlene and Doug - Thank You for your continued support.

Hot Topics - Handbell Buzz

  • Paul's session at Minnesota Music Educators Mid Winter conference this week.
  • The Guild's insistent quest for "outside the box" thinking for the website.
  • We got Jenny hooked
  • CHIME - what does your area do with the CHIME program?

From our Listeners - Emails and Voice Mails

  • Jenny - NEON crashing
  • Doug - Voicemail
  • Linn - Help with Paul's project

Highlights from the Community

Video of the Week

  • Anthornis Event in MN with David Harris

  • Flash Animation

Music Review

 
Title Prayer
Composer/Arranger Jean Warzyn
Octaves 3-5
AGEHR Level 2
Publisher AGEHR
Catalog AGEHR Summer 2007

Concert and Event Announcements

All events can be found on the Handbell Community Site at http://handbellcommunity.com

How to get involved with our podcast:

Direct download: HandbellPodcast6-11--2-15-2011.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 10:03pm CDT

Sponsors

This week's show is being brought to you by our good friend Tim Waugh.  You can book Tim for your event through the Portable Bell Fest at http://portablebellfest.com/

Main Show Topic - Jenny Cauhorn Changes at the National Office - Stage 1

  • What can you do online with the new system?
    • change your username and password to something memorable
    • post ringer openings or find a choir for yourself to ring in
    • Membership directory online!
    • EVERYTHING under one login (store, event registration, forums,
  • National templates for area online materials
    • emails, websites, etc. all going for a standardized look and content
  • Stage 1 is laying the groundwork for what is to come
    • membership enhancements, customized website content to your interests,
    • online board member materials
    • Google document like ability to share, edit, and view documents online
  • What else is going on with National?

Question of the Week

  • What are your thoughts on this first stage of the relaunch of The Guild?

How to get involved with our podcast:

Direct download: HandbellPodcast6-10--2-10-2011.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:00am CDT

Introductions

This show brought to you by Michele, Maryann, Tim, Linda, Music Mom, Llyod, Carlene, Doug and Lloyd - Thank You for your continued support.

Hot Topics - Handbell Buzz

  • We made it 3 times onto a Jeffers Survey: Take the survey Here
  • No takers for Paul's Project...yet
  • Overtones Finally

Handbell News - from www.handbellnews.com

From our Listeners - Emails and Voice Mails

  • Doug - Voicemail response to last week's show
  • Carlene - ideas for National Seminar

Highlights from the Community

Video of the Week

  • From the International Symposium in Osaka

Concert and Event Announcements

All events can be found on the Handbell Community Site at http://handbellcommunity.com

How to get involved with our podcast:

Direct download: HandbellPodcast6-09--2-8-2011.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 11:12pm CDT

Sponsors

This week's show is being brought to you by our good friend Tim Waugh.  You can book Tim for your event through the Portable Bell Fest at http://portablebellfest.com/

Main Show Topic - Marking Music

  • Responses from the Handbell community forum topic: http://hbpcommunity.ning.com/forum/topics/to-mark-or-not-to-mark
    • Llyod on what kind of pencils to use
    • Tracy on how much to mark FOR your ringers as a director
    • Pavlov's Dog on what her group does for marking
  • Paul's Thoughts on marking music
  • Dean's new Method of marking music for new ringers
    • sequential marking for new ringers goes from watching for colors and duration to circles within the score
    • the only way of marking music that we've seen that addresses when to damp as well as what notes to ring
    • Here is a link to the examples posted on the Handbell Community: Page One  Page Two

Music Review

 
Title Meditation on Passion Chorale
Composer/Arranger Brian Childers
Octaves 3-5
AGEHR Level 4+
Publisher GIA
Catalog GIA 2010

Question of the Week:

How to get involved with our podcast:

Direct download: HandbellPodcast6-08--2-3-2011.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:00am CDT

Introductions

This show brought to you by Michele, Maryann, Tim, Linda, Music Mom, Carlene, Doug and Lloyd - Thank You for your continued support.

Hot Topics - Handbell Buzz

  • Happy Birthday - Podcast turned 5 this week.
  • Phone Call from Tim Waugh
  • Paul's Handchime session for MN Orff Chapter
  • Wanna Earn a Free T-shirt from The Handbell Podcast?  Here's How...

Handbell News - from www.handbellnews.com

From our Listeners - Emails and Voice Mails

  • Voice Mails from Doug
  • Linn - Question of the Week
  • Stephen - Possible Upcoming topics?
  • Rob - Capital Carillon, Washington DC Project

Highlights from the Community

Video of the Week

  • Compare and contrast interpretations of Lady Gaga's Bad Romance on Handbells

Concert and Event Announcements

All events can be found on the Handbell Community Site at http://handbellcommunity.com

How to get involved with our podcast:

Direct download: HandbellPodcast6-07--2-1-2011.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 10:48pm CDT



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