Bells and Chimes

JOY CHIMES

KIERA WHITE & KAITY JACOBS, DIRECTORS

This beginner chimes group is open to children in 1st–3rd grade with no previous musical experience. Rhythmic and musical skills are learned in this ensemble, including an introduction to reading music. This ensemble performs in worship services through the year, including Christmas Eve and Palm Sunday/Easter. Practices the 2nd & 4th Sundays from 9:00-9:20am

GLORY CHIMES

NANCI JACOBS, DIRECTOR

This advanced chimes group is open to children in 2nd–5th grade and is a continuation of Joy Chimes, but also welcomes new members who have some previous instrumental experience. Musical skills are sharpened and enhanced in this group. This ensemble performs in worship services through the year, including Christmas Eve and Palm Sunday/Easter. Practices 2nd & 4th Sundays from 9:25-9:45am.

JUNIOR BELLS

NANCI JACOBS, DIRECTOR

Open to children in 6th–high school and is a continuation of Glory Chimes, but also welcomes new members who have some previous instrumental experience. This group is moved from chimes to handbells, and grows the musical talents of its members. This ensemble performs in worship services through the year, including Christmas Eve and Easter. Practices 1st, 3rd & 5th Sundays from 9:00-9:45am

ADULT BELLS

DOUG TOWNSEND, DIRECTOR

Open to adults who enjoy playing handbells, no previous musical experience necessary, but is helpful. This ensemble performs in worship services through the year, including Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Easter. Practices Thursday evenings from from 7:00-7:50