Bells in the Big Easy

June 13-15, 2019
New Orleans, Louisiana

CLINICIANS AND FACULTY: Dave Harris and the Raleigh Ringers

JUNE 13-15, 2019
Dave Harris and the Raleigh Ringers

The Raleigh Ringers will be the featured performers on Opening Night of the festival.  Dave Harris will conduct massed ringing, and members of the Raleigh Ringers will teach classes on many aspects of ringing and performing.

Look for repertoire lists in this space.  Repertoire will be posted before June 2018.

INTERMEDIATE CLASS SCHEDULE

THURSDAY, JUNE 13

  • 1:00PM Opening Bell
  • 1:15-2:45PM Massed Rehearsal
  • 2:50-3:45PM Check-in to Hotel and Visit HIC
  • 3:55-4:50PM Intermediates Rehearsal
  • 4:50 – 7:00 Dinner on Your Own
  • 7:30PM Raleigh Ringers in Concert

     

    FRIDAY, JUNE 14

  • 8:00AM Visit HIC
  • 8:25-9:25 Massed Ringing
  • 9:5-9:50 Meet the Raleigh Ringers
  • 10:00-11:00 Classes Taught by Raleigh Ringers
  • 11:10-12:10 Intermediates Rehearsal
  • 12:10-1:10 Lunch (provided)
  • 1:10-1:50 Lagniappe Classes (Petting Zoo, Touring, HIC)
  • 2:00-3:00PM Massed Ringing
  • 3:10-4:10PM Classes Taught by Raleigh Ringers
  • 4:20-5:20PM Intermediates Rehearsal
  • 5:20-6:20PM Lagniappe Classes
  • 6:00-6:30pm Break
  • 6:30PM Banquet (provided with registration)

SATURDAY, JUNE 15

  • 8:00-8:25AM Visit HIC/Check out of hotel
  • 8:25-9:30AM Massed Rehearsal
  • 9:40-10:40AM Classes Taught by Raleigh Ringers
  • 10:50-11:50 Intermediates Rehearsal
  • 11:50-1:00pm Lunch (provided)
  • 1:00-2:00pm Dress Rehearsal
  • 2:30-2:45PM Break
  • 2:45PM Closing Concert and Closing Bell

ADVANCED CLASS SCHEDULE

THURSDAY, JUNE 13

  • 1:00PM Opening Bell
  • 1:15-2:45PM Massed Rehearsal
  • 2:50-3:45PM Advanced Track Rehearsal
  • 3:55-4:50PM Check-in to Hotel and Visit HIC
  • 4:50 – 7:00 Dinner on Your Own
  • 7:30PM Raleigh Ringers in Concert

FRIDAY, JUNE 14

  • 8:00AM Visit HIC
  • 8:25-9:25 Massed Ringing
  • 9:5-9:50 Meet the Raleigh Ringers
  • 10:00-11:00 Advanced Track Rehearsal
  • 11:10-12:10 Classes Taught by Raleigh Ringers
  • 12:10-1:10 Lunch (provided)
  • 1:10-1:50 Lagniappe Classes (Petting Zoo, Touring, HIC)
  • 2:00-3:00PM Massed Ringing
  • 3:10-4:10PM Advanced Track Rehearsal
  • 4:20-5:20PM Classes Taught by Raleigh Ringers
  • 5:20-6:20PM Lagniappe Classes
  • 6:00-6:30pm Break
  • 6:30PM Banquet (provided with registration)

SATURDAY, JUNE 15

  • 8:00-8:25AM Visit HIC/Check out of hotel
  • 8:25-9:30AM Massed Rehearsal
  • 9:40-10:40AM Advanced Track Rehearsal
  • 10:50-11:50 Classes Taught by Raleigh Ringers
  • 11:50-1:00pm Lunch (provided)
  • 1:00-2:00pm Dress Rehearsal
  • 2:30-2:45PM Break
  • 2:45PM Closing Concert and Closing Bell

Special activities for Directors:

  • Friday 7:30-8:25AM Coffee and Conversation – Community Groups
  • Friday 12:45-1:45PM Director’s Roundtable with David Harris
  • Saturday 7:30-8:25AM Coffee and Conversation – Bells in Worship
The event will be held at the luxurious Copeland Tower Suites and Conference Center in Metairie, Louisiana.  Just minutes from the French Quarter, the Copeland provides a convenient environment for both your hotel stay and festival events with reasonable room rates and many amenities.

You must arrange for your lodging separately from your festival registration.  Room rates and registration information will be posted soon.

Registration information will be posted here as soon as it is complete. Please check back.