Composer IRIZARRY, BRENDA ORAMAS
Voicing/Instrument TEXT W/HNDBL
Publisher HOPE PUBLISHING COMPANY
This 80 page Spanish language resource book is essential to any director interested in starting or developing a handbell choir with Spanish speaking participants. The book is split into three sections. Section one explains the history and mechanics of handbells, describes in detail all the equipment necessary to effectively start a handbell choir and explains the maintenance and care of the equipment. Section two describes techniques for teaching and development of a choir and its individual ringers with emphasis on the various techniques used in handbell ringing. Section three concentrates on the development of handbells in musical education and how to choose repertoire based on levels and technique. A complete handbell industry resource guide is provided in the back.