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  • Monthly Group Spotlight: Chapel Ringers

    THE HISTORY OF THE CHAPEL RINGERS Diane Ennis is a dedicated pillar of the Berkley Community Church. A member of the church all of her life, Diane continues to work tirelessly as secretary and main “pivot” of the church: organizing summer school activities for children, arranging, with dedicated volunteers for meals for homeless and shut-ins […]

  • How Do I submit my Bronze audition video for FC 2015?

    Dear Bronze Division Applicant,   Please find below the instructions for submitting your video audition for acceptance as a Bronze Division choir at the upcoming Area 1 Festival Conference. All videos should be uploaded as soon as you are prepared, but no later than January 15, 2015. All choirs and directors will receive emailed feedback from the […]

  • Monthly Group Spotlight: Northern Bronze

    Northern Bronze – Ready for Anything! Ringing handbells can be an esoteric adventure as it is, but you never know what is going to happen during the course of a concert season. Northern Bronze, a five-octave community ensemble that was spawned in 2003 in northern Vermont, has learned to expect the unexpected, when it comes […]

  • Monthly Group Spotlight: Festive Ringers (Bridgeport, CT)

    Each month, Area 1 will feature one handbell ensemble each month on the Area 1 website. There are many talented, dedicated ringers spread throughout Area 1, and they deserve to shine in the spotlight. If you are part of a group and you want to be featured in an upcoming month, please let me know […]

  • Monthly Group Spotlight: Pine Tree Academy Ringers

    Each month, Area 1 will feature one handbell ensemble each month on the Area 1 website. There are many talented, dedicated ringers spread throughout Area 1, and they deserve to shine in the spotlight. If you are part of a group and you want to be featured in an upcoming month, please let me know […]