Handbell Choir Wiedensahl, Germany

Choir Director Heinrich-Arend Krömer and Thomas Eickhoff
Founding March 1987
The bells, initially three octaves, were donated by Dr. Rudolf Günzel (Herford).
On three weekends, the handbell specialist Milton Rodgers teached us the technique of handbell ringing.
Ringers The handbell Choir Wiedensahl has 35 ringers aged 15 - 50 years. The junior group consists of eleven young people.
Tonal range 7 octaves Schulmerich handbells and additionally
5 octaves MelodyChimes from Schulmerich
Repertoire Original compositions and arrangements for handbells from America
Rehearsals Wednesdays and Fridays by appointment
The junior handbell choir rehearses once a week on Tuesday at 17:00.
Concerts Concerts in the region and throughout Germany. Participation in several handbell festivals. Concert tours to the USA (2003/2013), to South Africa (2006) and to Taiwan and Hong Kong (2015), performance at the European Parliament Brussels (2015), winner of the German Orchestra Competition (Hildesheim 2012 and Ulm 2016)
Homepage www.handglockenchor-wiedensahl.de (in German)

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