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Season 12

Ring Sarasota ready to entertain audiences with some of their favorite music from the stage & screen. From TV favorites to classic westerns, and songs where audiences can hum along, the diverse repertoire includes such titles as “Let the…

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Our Wish List

Our Wish List

Unfunded Equipment Needs 2 octave set of Schulmerich Melody Bells – 8,500 + shipping Roland RD-88 88-key Stage Piano – $1,600 SKB 3i-6018-TKBD iSeries 88-note Keyboard Case – $550 6th Octave (G2 – B2) Malmark Handbells + shipping o   G2  – $3500 o   Bb2 – $3500…

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Bell Cleaning Party

At the end of each season we have what we call a “Bell Cleaning Party”! On May 10, 2021 we disassembled, cleaned/polished, reassembled 111 handbells, cleaned 61 handchimes, and had everything put away in just under 2 hours. As…

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Season 11

Leaving from our base in Sarasota we will join a hoedown Deep in the Heart of Texas, dance the Tennessee Waltz, give our regards to old Broadway, jive to those California Good Vibrations, sit By the Lakeside in Minnesota,…

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Season 7

Season 7

A Fifth, or so, of Beethoven  arr. Rick Holdsworth And All That Jazz  arr. Nicholas A. Hanson Classical Gas  arr. Paul McKlveen Dancing Queen  arr. Brian Tervo/Ron Mallory Eleanor Rigby  arr. Ron Mallory Jazz Pizzicato  arr. Martha Lynn Thompson…

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Season 5

Season 5

A Day of Celebration   Barbara Brocker Elegy   William A. Payn Eternal Father, Strong to Save   arr. Valerie W. Stephenson Fanfare for the Common Man   trans. Rick Holdsworth Gaudeamus   Arnold Sherman Good Vibrations   arr. Matthew Prins Misty   arr. Arnold Sherman…

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Season 4

Season 4

2013-2014 America the Beautiful arr. Arnold Sherman Bells Heard Round the World  Valerie Stephenson Dancing Raindrops   Patricia Thomson Exultate   Josh Bauder Fiesta Con Campanillas  Carol Lynn Mizell Hungarian Dance #5   arr. Martha Lynn Thompson Korobeiniki   Mathew Prins Liberty Fanfare …

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Season 3

Season 3

2012-2013 Also Sprach Zarathustra   arr. Rick Holdsworth August 9th Adagio   Edward Elgar / arr. Chad Etzel  “Jupiter” from the Planets   Gustav Host / trans. Rick Holdsworth Overture to Carmen   Bizet / arr. Martha Lynn Thompson Plink, Plank, Plunk   arr. Martha…

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Season 2

Season 2

2011-2012 Amazing Grace   arr. H. Dean Wagner Belltree Fantasia   Louise Frier Classical Gas   arr. Martha Lynn Thompson Exultate   Josh Bauder Fanfare for Ring Sarasota   Rick Holdsworth Festive Dance   arr. Kevin McChesney Parade of the Tin Soldiers   arr. Martha Lynn…

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Kari Sheppard

Kari Sheppard

Kari Sheppard Kari was introduced to handbells while in grade school – but began ringing in earnest after college. While she has rung in most positions, she is at home swinging the buckets of the low bass. For Kari, ringing is…

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