Items in the News – October 26, 2011

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Items in the News – September 28, 2011

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Virginia Bronze Concert

Posted on June 2, 2011
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An American Journey Virginia Bronze in concert
on June 5 at 4pm

Celebrating the music of the people who have built and are building our country. Featuring music from across the span of American history. Composers include Ellington, Cole Porter, and Sousa.

For more information, visit our website at http://www.vabronze.org.

Where & When

George Washington Masonic Memorial Auditorium
Sunday, June 5, 2011
4pm
 

TICKETS

$10 for general admission
$8 for seniors (65 and older)
$5 for students
There is a $20 maximum per family
Tickets will be available at the door, in advance from any member of Virginia Bronze or by visiting our website at www.vabronze.org

Charlotte Bronze

Posted on May 30, 2011
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The Charlotte Bronze Handbell Ensemble, under the direction of internationally-known clinician and composer Timothy H Waugh, announces its “Curtain Warmer” Concert on Monday, June 6, at 7:30 PM in the Sanctuary of St. Luke’s Lutheran Church at 3200 Park Road, Charlotte, North Carolina.  This concert is free and open to the public.
 
Musical selections will feature several sets of handbells, spanning nearly 6 octaves and seven octaves of handchimes and will include cello, viola, percussion, and piano.
 
The Charlotte Bronze Handbell Ensemble was formed in November 2010, with its first rehearsal in March 2011, perhaps making this group the youngest community choir in the states! The Ensemble includes twenty auditioned ringers of various ages and ringing backgrounds.
 
PROGRAM
 
Change Ring Prelude on Divinum Mysterium - Fred Gramman
Grazioso – Arnold Sherman
Greensleeves – Cathy Mocklebust
Dies Irae – Michael Glasgow  
      with viola and 'cello        (concert premiere)
Pie Jesu – Webber/ Douglas Wagner
 
Passacaglia – from Seventh Suite – G.F. Handel / William Griffin
Intermezzo from L'Arlesienne Suite – G Bizet/ arr. Martha Lynn Thompson
      with viola and 'cello   (unpublished)
Baroque Hoedown – arr Waugh/Greer
An American Tapestry – Arnold Sherman
      III Spiritual 
            Greg Underwood and Tim Waugh – Piano

Raleigh Ringers in Indianapolis

Posted on May 27, 2011
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The Raleigh Ringers will perform in Indianapolis, IN on Monday, June 20 at 7:30pm at the Warren Performing Arts Center at 9500 E. 16th St.  Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door, with a special group rate for groups of 10 or more.  For more information, email Jason Krug at jason@jasonwkrug.com, or check out the concert website at rrindy.com. 

Items in the News – May 25, 2011

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Items in the News – May 25, 2011

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Virginia Bronze auditions

Posted on May 24, 2011
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Repost from Handbell-l

Virginia Bronze Handbell Ensemble (based in Northern Virginia) will audition all ringing positions for the 2011-2012 season on Tuesday, June 7 and Wednesday, June 8. To receive audition information, email:  vab@vabronze.org or call 1-888-824-2541. Your message should include your: name, address, phone #, and email. Audition times beginning at 7:00 PM each evening in Arlington, VA. Advanced ringing skills and musicianship  are required. Auditions consist of on-site perusal & preparation of  music, rhythm drills & sight-reading pieces at various positions.

Virginia Bronze is an advanced community handbell choir, ringing on 5+ octaves of handbells and chimes, under the direction of Carol Feather Martin. We rehearses on Tuesday evenings.
Virginia Bronze is a 501(c)3 organization. For more information: www.vabronze.org. Find us on Facebook, too

Items in the News – May 17, 2011

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Items in the News – May 17, 2011

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