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2022 #GivingChallenge

For #GivingTuesday, Ring Sarasota Continues Expansion of Educational Opportunities This year’s “global day of giving” is Tuesday, November 29th, 2022. Ring Sarasota is proud to announce its participation in the upcoming #GivingTuesday on November 29th, 2022. #GivingTuesday is a…

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Handchime Outreach Ready to Ring

Ring Sarasota Implements the Handchime Educational Outreach Program By Steven Leadbetter Ring Sarasota’s mission includes educating the community about the musical art of handbell ringing. Although the group has conducted brief informational sessions at its concerts, Ring Sarasota has…

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Season 10

Season 10

Whether you like upbeat and energetic, melodic and calming, hummable, Calypso, or jazz, we are sure you will enjoy our Season 10 celebration of “The Beat Goes On!” “Allegro con Moto,” by Jason W. Krug“Fly Me to the Moon,”…

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Valerie Phillips

Valerie Phillips

Valerie Phillips It’s ‘all in the family’, so to speak for Valerie. She drives an hour-plus north weekly to have fun ringing with her daughter Paige Hunt, who drives an hour-plus south. And Valerie has been ringing with family…

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Rebecca St. Pierre

Rebecca St. Pierre

Rebecca St. Pierre Rebecca’s lifelong love of percussion started when, as the youngest child, she realized that thumping things instead of older siblings was both a safer and more satisfying alternative.  She grew up tapping, striking, ringing and hitting…

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Paige Hunt

Paige Hunt

Paige Hunt Paige started ringing handbells at her church in Connecticut during middle school and has been playing ever since! In high school, she rang under the direction of Terri Chapman, who many years later would introduce Paige to…

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