Spring Rings around Area 1

Scholarships Available

Individuals who are a member of Handbell Musicians of America (or who are part of a group that is a member) and have a need for some financial assistance in order to attend this event, please apply for the financial assistance scholarship.

Directors who are members of the Handbell Musicians of America and have never attended an Area 1 or National event may apply for the Bradford Scholarship for Directors.

Choirs/Ensembles who have at least one person who is a member of Handbell Musicians of America are attending an Area 1 or National Event for the first time may apply for the Bradford Scholarship for Choirs.


Director’s Workshop Date: April 20, 2018
Director’s Workshop Location: Mount Anthony Union Middle School

Spring Ring Date: April 21, 2018
Spring Ring Location: Mount Anthony Union Middle School
Clinician: Danny Lyons

More Info/Registration PDF: Click Here.

New Hampshire

Date: Saturday April 21, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM EDT
Location:  Rundlett Middle School, 144 South St. ,Concord, NH 03301
Clinician: Jane Nolan
Info/Registration: Coming soon

Event Contact: Joan Fossum [email protected]


Date: April 7, 2018
Location: Auburn Middle School, 38 Falcon Dr., Auburn, ME 04210
Clinician: Larry Berdensey
Info/Registration: Click Here
Notes:Maine has a spring ring every other year, on even numbered years.


Date: March 24, 2018
Location: Haddam-Killingworth Middle School, Haddam, CT
Clinician: Andy Wallace
Info/Registration: Coming soon
There will be workshops this year!
Extra Scholarship Available: The Shoreline Ringers will sponsor $300 in scholarships towards music to be used at the CT Spring Ring. Full or partial bell choirs may apply. The maximum scholarship amount per choir will be $100. Bell choirs who wish to apply should do so by March 1.  Please contact Mobby Larson at [email protected]

Rhode Island

Date: April 28, 2018
Location: Swift Community Center, East Greenwich, RI
Clinician: David Harris (Massed, Coppers, Bronze), Dan Moore (Tins)
Info/Registration: Click here
Additional Info:
Three Master Classes will be held with David Harris in the morning – Please see separate application. 
Notes:  For more information contact:  Donna Horan at [email protected]



Date: April 7, 2018   (2PM – 9 PM)
Tewksbury Memorial High School, 320 Pleasant St., Tewksbury, MA 01876
Jane Nolan
Info/Registration: Click Here