Handbell Musicians of America - a nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the musical art of handbell / handchime ringing through education, community and communication.
Handbell Musicians of America Area 3 - Handbell Musicians of America has divided the US into 12 Areas. NC is in Area 3 which includes Delaware, Maryland, Washington, DC, Virginia and North Carolina.
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Area Community Groups
North Carolina has a strong handbell presence. This is supported by the number of quality community ensembles in addition to the strong church programs. Here are few of the community groups from North Carolina.
Bells of Lake Norman (Lake Norman, NC) - under the direction of John Johnston
Bells of Lake Norman on Facebook
Blue Ridge Ringers (Hendersonville, NC) - under the direction of Robert C. Currier
Blue Ridge Ringers on Facebook
Brasstown Ringers (Brasstown, NC) - under the direction of Pat Meinecke
Brasstown Ringers on Facebook
Charlotte Bronze (Charlotte, NC) - under the direction of Timothy H Waugh
Charlotte Bronze on Facebook
Hickory Rings (Newton, NC) - under the direction of Mike Watson
Hickory Rings on Facebook
Music Made in Heaven (Raleigh, NC) - under the direction of Barbara Marley
MMIH on Facebook
The Raleigh Ringers (Raleigh, NC) - under the direction of David Harris
The Raleigh Ringers on Facebook