Join us in Las Vegas in 2020

Save the date to join us in Las Vegas for the 2020 Area 12 conference! July 3-5, 2020 Las Vegas, Nevada   University of Nevada, Las Vegas all classes and massed ringing in the Student Union   featuring Stevie Berryman, clinician   This event marks the return of massed...

Composers Wanted! Area 12 Contest Ends February 28

The Handbell Musicians of America Area 12 Composition Contest strives to expand the handbell repertoire with interesting and accessible compositions, while providing a tool for learning and enjoyment at the Area’s biennial conference. The winning composition...

Area 12 Election Results Are In!

Thank you to everyone who voted in this year’s Area 12 election! We are pleased to congratulate and welcome new Executive Board members – Chair-Elect Kendra Scott, Secretary Michele Meenk, and Treasurer Helena Broadbent. These newly elected board members...

Area 12 Mourns the Loss of Mel Tully

It is with deep sadness that Area 12 shares the news of the passing of Mel Tully. Mel was a Past Chair of Area 12, and has served on the Area 12 Board for many years in other roles as well, including most recently as Vendor Liaison. His store, WestCoast Handbell...

Tintabulations Represents

Barb Cote shares her experience performing with Tintabulations at the International Handbell Symposium in Vancouver this past summer.