Events

Please note:  All in person events have been suspended until further notice.

Open Ring 

Come join us for some fun as we sight-read repertoire ranging from level 2 through 6. Those interested in auditioning for a ringing ensemble must attend an Open Ring.
Monday, June 7, 2021 – 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
or
Thursday, June 10, 2021 – 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

at the Westminster Church of the Brethren in Westminster, MD. For more information, contact the managing director at WRManagingDirector@gmail.com or phone 410-848-5482.

Auditions

Monday, June 15, 2021
Thursday, June 17, 2021
For more information, including audition requirements, contact the managing director at WRManagingDirector@gmail.com or phone 410-848-5482.

 

Ringers Workshop

The Ringer Workshop is a one day event where ringers and directors can attend classes and ring en masse to improve their ringing skills.

Handbell Artistry

Handbell Artistry was designed by Westminster Ringers, Inc. to bring the art of handbell ringing to your group. Through fun, motivating and hands-on experiences, your group will grow in the art of ringing handbells.

Topics that may be covered:
Courses for Ringers
A to Z Techniques
Basic Techniques
Change Ringing
Four-in-hand
Handchimes
Handbell Bingo
Learning To Read Music
Learning to Ring Bass Bells
Learning to Ring Middle Bells
Learning to Ring Treble Bells
Marking Music
Memorizing/Page Turns
Rhythm & Movement
Techniques & Notations
Weaving
and more!

Courses for Directors
Beginning Director
Musicality
Taking Your Choir to the Next Level

A simple telephone call or e-mail will start the process to get the Westminster Ringers to come to your rehearsal facility. After talking with our Managing Director, the workshop will be specially tailored to meet your handbell ringing needs. Your event could include a half-day workshop or invite other handbell ensembles in your area for a full day or weekend event. This could include a full concert performance by the Westminster Ringers.