Handbell Festival


A Diocesan-wide Handbell Festival will be held on Saturday, February 26th, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Blessed Sacrament, 720 12th Street in Clermont. The cost is $25 per participant.  Kevin McChesney will serve as Clinician for the Festival.  Mr. McChesney is a graduate of the University of Colorado at Boulder with a BMus in Composition and Theory.  He is a composer and arranger of handbell music with over 450 titles in print.  As one of the very few musicians who makes handbells a full-time vocation, Mr. McChesney has won numerous awards for his work, including American Guild of English Handbell Ringers Composition Contests and Jeffers Composer of the Year.  Register at www.bsccworship.com