May 21, 2017
RiverBells Spring Concert
Prince of Peace Church
7501 Franklin Boulevard
RiverBells SACRAMENTO will perform a concert of handbell music at Prince of Peace Church, 7501 Franklin Boulevard (west of CA-99 between Florin and Franklin), Sacramento, CA on Sunday, May 21st, 2017 at 2:00pm. This is a free, public concert and a donation will be requested. Highlights at this concert include “Blaze” by California ringer, composer, and director William Kyle, big-band era piece “Pennsylvania 6-5000,” and a new arrangement of “Friskin’ the Whiskers,” arranged specifically for RiverBells SACRAMENTO in honor of the group’s 20th anniversary in 2018. The concert also includes some examples of more traditional handbell music as part of its repertoire.
Visit riverbells.org for more information.
October 14, 2017
Redding Handbell Festival
8:00am “Ringin’ in the Red Zone”
9:05am Festival begins
4:30pm Finale Festival Concert (open to the public)
Simpson University Heritage Life Center
2211 College View Drive
The Redding Handbell Festival will feature massed ringing, a bronze choir to challenge ringers who want to play advanced pieces, and a wide variety of classes. A free concert open to the public will close out the day.