About Area 1

Handbell Musicians of America: Area 1

Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont

Mission Statement

Handbell Musicians of America is dedicated to advancing the musical art of handbell/handchime ringing through education, community, and communication.

Vision Statement

Uniting people to create a diverse community in which handbell musicians of every skill level realize their full potential through a musically-respected art form.

Values Statement

  • We listen and respond to the needs of the handbell community.
  • We strive for musical excellence at all skill levels.
  • We include all ages, backgrounds, and interests.
  • We endeavor to be a diverse community.
  • We create partnerships with those who share our goals and values.
  • We act as responsible stewards of resources placed in our care.