Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Concordia University Irvine Handbells - 3 free performances in Australia

Concordia University Irvine Handbells
– one of America’s finest!!!

3 FREE performances only in Australia.

BRISBANE - 3pm, 9 May
All Hallows’ School, Ann St, Brisbane
With the All Hallows’ Handbell Ensemble & The Brisbane Bells

SYDNEY - 12.30pm, 13 May
St Andrew’s Cathedral, George St, Sydney
With Sydney’s Kevinwood Bells with guest soprano, Christine Smith
Concert as part of the “YOUNG Music” lunchtime recital series donations invited

BAROSSA VALLEY - 2pm, 16 May
St Petri Lutheran Church, Nuriootpa, Barossa Valley

You are invited to join in the excitement of their first Australian tour! Further information/seat reservation requests –

The handbell program at Concordia University, a Lutheran university in Sthn California, includes up to 50 ringers annually in five ensembles. Concert Handbells is the most select ensemble which performs in concerts, tours, festivals, and special events. Spirit Bells is also an auditioned ensemble performing in similar events. Resound! is a small ensemble selected from the tour groups. These groups have performed in 34 states and provinces throughout North America as well as in ten nations of Europe and Asia. The ensembles perform on five octaves of Schulmerich and five octaves of Malmark handbells as well as six octaves of Malmark Choirchimes and five octaves of Schulmerich Handchimes.