Central California

Christine D. Anderson – Regional Coordinator


The solo handbell artistry of Christine D. Anderson is world-renowned. With finesse, grace and dexterity, Christine’s solo handbell artistry has thrilled audiences in 25 countries and 50 states, and her fans around the world will tell you that you’ll never be the same after hearing and seeing Christine play.

She is an outstanding clinician and in constant demand for handbell workshops and festivals, incorporating a teaching style that makes learning fun and techniques unforgettable. With many years of conducting experience and performing solo concerts, she easily communicates the skills needed for musical ringing. Christine’s expertise ranges from beginning choirs through advanced, solo, and ensemble ringing, including handbell maintenance and refurbishing.

After earning her music degree from Florida Atlantic University, she embarked on a career encompassing all aspects of the art of handbell ringing. She is a sales representative for Malmark handbells, and serves as handbell editor for LifeWay Church Resources. Christine’s more than 110 published arrangements have set the standard for excellence in solo ringing, and her CDs and DVDs showcase her incredible grace and musicality. She is Artist in Residence at The Master’s College in Santa Clarita, CA, and annually receives the ASCAP award for performances in the Concert Division.

Contact Christine for more information about handbells in the Central California area.

December 20, 2019
  • Hear the Angels Ring!

    December 20, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Trinity United Presbyterian Church, 1600 Carver Rd, Modesto, CA 95350, USA

    An evening with Opus Handbell Ensemble will strike a chord in your memory and warm your heart. Make this Christmas special for you and your family by enjoying a touch of bronze artistry!

    Under the artistic direction of Rich Colla, some favorite classics will include “Greensleeves”, “In the Bleak Midwinter”, and “Pat-a-Pan”. Textures in rhythm and percussion will add to your holiday experience.

    Cost at the door: $15/Adult; $10/Student; $5/Children under 12. Join us!
    Opushandbell.org or like us on Facebook.

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