San Francisco Bay Area

Marquise Usher – Regional Coordinator

bayarea.area12@handbellmusicians.org

Marquise Usher began ringing handbells in 2002 at a church near his home in Oakland, CA. At age 18 he auditioned and joined Sonos Handbell Ensemble and Velocity Handbell Ensemble and has toured the United States, Estonia, Finland, and Japan. Fast-forward to 2019 and Marquise has been fortunate to conduct, teach and perform at the area and national levels with Sonos, Velocity, and Timbré Ensemble. Currently, Marquise directs two 5-octave church ensembles and is the Handbell Director and Junior Chorus Director at the San Francisco Boys Chorus.

Contact Marquise for more information about handbells in the San Francisco Bay Area.

UPCOMING EVENTS
July 25, 2020
  • Handbell Encounters of the Area 12 Kind

    July 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

    Your Area 12 Board invites you to participate in the first Area 12 Virtual Conference on July 25, 2020. We will be hosting online classes and chatting live with the experts to cover topics relevant to both ringers and directors.

    This event is FREE and open to all, so please invite your friends! We will gratefully accept donations to cover the cost of our teachers and hosts. Check our Virtual Conference webpage for additional information and participant form.

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