F. Thomas Simpson
Contact Thomas for more information about handbells in the Los Angeles Metro area.
September 8, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 2:45 pm
Los Altos United Methodist Church, 5950 E Willow St, Long Beach, CA 90815, USA
This workshop for directors will focus on the basics of conducting, score prep, and rehearsal technique. Registrants will have a chance to conduct a handbell choir and will get feedback from clinicians.
Registration cost is $85 for Handbell Musicians of America members, $100 for non-members. Registration form is available here.
Timbré presents: She Dreams the Stars
September 22, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Westchester United Methodist Church, 8065 Emerson Avenue, Los Angeles CA
"She Dreams The Stars" features music and poetry by women. Using live and electronic music with dance, the show tells the story of a young woman on an incredible journey of discovery.
Timbré is a Southern California-based professional lyrical percussion ensemble, featuring handbells, auxiliary & keyboard percussion, and dance. We are dedicated to advancing the artistic growth of handbells by setting high standards of musical performance and by encouraging composers to write new works for handbells, either alone or in combination with other instruments and voices. Our Artists are some of the handbell world's finest musicians and teachers.
Tickets: $5 at the door. Admission free with workshop attendance.
Visit www.timbre-ensemble.org for more information.