Northern Nevada

Barbara Walsh – Regional Coordinator

Barbara Walsh has been the Nevada/Eastern Sierra Regional Coordinator for Area 12 since 1993, and a public music school teacher in the Reno/Sparks area for 33 years. She has developed handbell programs ranging from school-aged children to the adult mixed-age community group, Tintabulations. When not teaching, directing, or ringing, Barbara plays flute and piccolo in local orchestras and shares back-country adventures with her husband, dog, and horses.

Contact Barb for more information about handbells in the Northern Nevada area.

May 9, 2020
  • 18th Annual Sierra Spring Ring

    May 9, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    South Reno United Methodist Church 200 De Spain Lane Reno, NV 89511

    Tintabulations presents the 18th Annual Sierra Spring Ring, with Director Barbara Walsh

    Meet up with old and new handbell friends to ring 2 massed pieces and take some amazing classes like Dueling Rhythms, Healthy Ringing, Communicating Through Conducting, Theatrics of Bells and many more!  All this for only $15!  Register soon to avoid late fees. Additional info and registration from available here.  Questions?  Contact Barb Walsh at 775-677-8119 or

    This event is endorsed by Handbell Musicians of America

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May 26, 2020
  • Umpteenth Annual Young Ringers' Festival

    May 26, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    South Reno United Methodist Church, 200 De Spain Ln, Reno, NV 89511

    Umpteenth Annual Young Ringers' Festival

    $2.00 per person

    FREE music with registration:
    Reno Boogie, by Dr. Jim Smith
    Processional in C Major, by Barb Walsh

    Clinician: Barb Walsh

    Additional information and registration form 
    will be available soon!

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