Bells of the Bluffs is always interested in ringers who would like to try out for this amazing group. If you would like to audition or see what it is like being a substitute ringer, send me an e mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or call me at 651-808-4589. Scroll down for more Audition Details.
AUDITIONS We can audition you while you audition us! Being a regular member in Bells of the Bluffs provides ringers the opportunity increase their handbell ringing skills and contribute to the ensemble’s growth, development and recognition in the handbell world.
SUBSTITUTE RINGERS We are also looking for people who can read music pretty well to come and who want to challenge yourselves to more ringing. You don’t have to be perfect, just willing to ‘play along’. Subs are called by the ringers when they need to be absent for a rehearsal.
We welcome both men and women and are looking for people who love to ring in any position or have a favorite. Members come to be a part of BoB from Hastings, Hampton, Prescott and Red Wing. Red Wing is not that far from Rochester and surrounding areas. Come on and check us out.
Good ringing skills are essential to being a member of the ensemble. Commitment, positive attitude and aptitude are required to be a part of the ensemble.
Requirements for Membership & Rehearsals
As a member of the ensemble, ringers will be able increase their skills, be a part of an ensemble that will promote the art of handbell ringing on a more professional level.
Rehearsals: Thursdays 5:00 – 7:00 First Lutheran Church, 615 W 5th Street, Red Wing, MN
Requirements of Membership: Must attend all rehearsals or obtain their own substitute
Must be committed to the ensemble
Must have a positive attitude
Must be an experienced handbell ringer.
Must be willing to commit to a 2 hour rehearsal each Thursday night.
Must be willing to take music home to prepare.
Pay a fee of $75.00 to the ensemble for music and to offset any expenses that may occur.
Must be 18 years of age
People were on their feet during our performance of Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In!
Tyler loves to show off the big bells to the children.