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Arkansas Xtreme Ring

November 3, Little Rock

Music City Bronze (Nashville) Christmas Concerts

Monday, Dec 3, 7:00pm.  First Baptist Church, 227 E Main St., Lebanon, TN

Sunday, December 9, 4:00pm. St. Mark’s United Methodist Church 1267 N Rutherford Blvd, Murfreesboro TN

Monday, December 20, 7:00pm. First Christian Church, 516 Madison St., Clarksville, TN

Thursday, December 13, 7:00pm, First UMC, 149 W. Main St., Gallatin, TN Fundraiser for Gallatin Rotary Club

Sunday, December 16, 4:00pm. Brentwood UMC, 309 Franklin Rd, Brentwood TN

Monday, December 17, 7:00pm. Andrew Price Memorial UMC, 2846 Lebanon Rd., Donelson, TN


Heritage Ringers (Huntsville, AL) Christmas Concert

Monday, December 3, 7:00pm. Trinity United Methodist Church, 607 Airport Road, Huntsville AL.


Embellishments (Birmingham, AL) Christmas Concerts

Monday, November 26, 7:00pm, Brookdale University Park Senior Living

Sunday, December 2, 3:00pm.  Baptist Church of the Covenant, 2117 University, Birmingham AL.  Free admission, donations accepted

Friday, December 7, 7:00pm. Home for the Holidays with the Alabama Symphony Orchestra. Wright Center at Samford University. Tickets available from alabamasymphony.org.

Metropolitan Bells (Chattanooga TN) Christmas Concerts

Saturday, December 1: Singing Christmas Tree with the Chattanooga Boys choir, Tivoli Theatre. Tickets: chattanoogaboyschoir.org

Thursday, December 6, 7:30pm. Fairview Baptist Church, 261 County Road 439, Athens TN.  Free, donations accepted.

Tuesday, December 11, 7:30pm Brainerd Baptist Church, 300 Brookfield Ave, Chattanooga TN. Free, donations accepted.

Sat/Sun December 15-16.  Home for the Holidays with the Chattanooga Symphony. Tivoli Theatre. Tickets: chattanoogasymphony.org

Tuesday, December 18, 7;30pm. Christ United Methodist Church, 8645 East Brainerd Rd, Chattanooga TN. Free, donations accepted.

Epiphany Ring, Murfreesboro, Tennessee

January 6, 2019
Location: First United Methodist Church, 265 W. Thompson Lane, Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Clinician: Sondra Tucker
Schedule: 3:30pm rehearsal, 6:00pm dinner break, 7:00pm concert (open to the public)
Repertoire:Fantasy on a French Carol (Hopson)
I Wonder as I Wander (Moklebust)
Go Tell It On the Mountain (Dobrinski)
What Child is This? (Tucker)
Contact person: Rev. Mary Dicken mary@stmarkstn.org

Arkansas State Festival

Date: February 23
Location: Benton, AR
Clinician: Sondra Tucker
10,000 Reasons – Bettcher
The Blessed Angels Sing – Helman

When Morning Guilds The Sky – Behnke

Fanfare Festiva – Werner

River City Ring, Memphis, Tennessee

Dates: March 1-2, 2019
Location: Mullins United Methodist Church, 4 N. Mendenhall, Memphis TN
Clinician: Stevie Berryman
Repertoire: The Lord’s My Shepherd, Alex Guebert, Choristers Guild 979
Somebody’s Knockin’ at Your Door, Mark Arnold, Alfred 47202
What Shall I Render to the Lord? Karen Thompson, Alfred 42908
This Joyous Celebration, Patrick Meyer, Beckenhorst HB 570
Toccata on King’s Weston, Matthew Compton, Agape 2767
More information: http://www.wtnbells.org

Mississippi Baptist Handbell Events

Dates: March 22-23, 2019 at North Greenwood Baptist Church, Greenwood, Ms
March 29-30, 2019 at First Baptist Church, Purvis,


Larry Smith, Clinician