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Coppers Classic 2019

                  Weeks of practicing at home, alone - followed by 3 intense days of practice together - and the final concert.  This is my 3rd Coppers Classic and I continue to be amazed how our conductor, Ellie Hodder, takes this assembly from rags to musical riches...

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Coppers Classic Scholarship Deadline Extended

We at Area 10 hope you're having a wonderful summer, but also hope you're getting anxious to get back to handbells.  To help spark that enthusiasm, the scholarship application deadline for Coppers Classic has been extended to August 9. There is an adult and a full...

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National Seminar Day 0

This is my first national seminar. I'm excited to learn a lot of new things to take back home with me.  My final leg to St. Louis was by Amtrak. I haven't ridden on a train in decades.  It added to the specialness of this event for me.   Also experienced Uber for the...

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Area 10 Conference Highlights

The 2019 Area 10 Conference has come and gone.  Participants enjoyed 3 concerts, over 33 hours of classes and workshops, and lots of ringing; tin, copper, bronze, and massed.  Check out the Area 10 Conference event page for a description and photos of all the...

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Bells of the Desert – June 14 and 15

Bells of the Desert, celebrating its 10th anniversary season, presents A Decade in Bronze. June 14th, 7:00 PM, Central Church, Richland Washington June 15th, 7:00 PM, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Walla Walla, Washington Admission: $10 suggested donation   Students...

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2020 National Seminar

Click here to go to the seminar web page.  Pre-registration is now open.