Northern California

Sandi Walker-Tansley – Regional Coordinator

Bio to come!

Contact Sandi for more information about handbells in the Northern California area.

March 28, 2020
  • Sacramento Area Spring Ring

    March 28, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Centennial United Methodist Church, 5401 Freeport Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95822, USA

    Update 3/14/20 -- Unfortunately due to the current situation unfolding in the US, this event has been cancelled. We hope to see you at a future event.

    Join us for the Sacramento Area Spring Ring!

    Featuring conductor Mary Balkow, the Sacramento Area Spring Ring offers massed ringing and classes. 

    Choose from  the Beginner/Intermediate Ringer Track and the Director's track, and participate in the massed ringing throughout the day.

    The day will culminate in a concert at 4pm.

    For more information, visit

    This event is endorsed by Handbell Musicians of America.

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October 10, 2020
  • Redding Handbell Festival

    October 10, 2020 @ 8:45 am - 5:45 pm
    CrossPointe Community Church, 2960 Hartnell Avenue, Redding, CA

    Redding Handbell Festival features massed ringing under the direction of Tessique Houston. There will also be classes of interest to further your education of handbell ringing such as basic ringing, bell trees, score study, bell maintenance, handchimes, 4 in hand ringing, learning how to prepare simple arrangements for your bell choir, conundrums, stopped sound techniques, stem direction does count, and Revving Up to The Red Zone Bronze Choir taught by Barb Walsh and her Tintabulations.

    Registration is $35.00 per ringer. Contact: Nancy Schmitt at 530-275-4770 or

    This event is endorsed by Handbell Musicians of America

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