I Heard the Bells is a reproducible collection of seven settings appropriate for Thanksgiving, Advent, Christmas and Epiphany. Published in two compatible editions, the director will find many uses for these pieces during the Christmas season, including the ability to join one, two or more choirs in a joint festive ring. Since the collection is reproducible, there are many valuable options that are easy on the budget, and each selection is easily accessible to the ringers, a winning offering!
Voicing: 2 or 3 octaves handbells
Arranger: Anna Laura Page
Tunes: Antioch; Bereden Vag Far Herran; Kings of Orient; Kresmer; Personent Hodie; Stille Nacht, Waltham
Levels: 2, 2+
Seasons: Thanksgiving, Advent, Christmas and Epiphany
Contents: We Gather Together, Prepare the Royal Highway, I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day, Silent Night, Joy to the World, On This Day Earth Shall Ring, We Three Kings
CGB861 I Heard the Bells 3, 4, or 5 octaves