Customer Admin Tool
Your #1 source for Handbell & Handchime Sheet Music.
Digital Music Jeffers Publications - Summer 2021


14-16 Bells for 3 Hymn Tunes


Various, arr. Wissinger, Kathleen , ringTrue

These 3 versatile hymn tunes (BEACH SPRING, KINGSFOLD, NOEL NOUVELET) have many possible texts - for a wide range of liturgical uses. For 5-8 ringers, each well-known tune has 2 score to choose from, depending on range of bells available and ringer skills: Score “A” spans A4 to G6 using 2 oct. while Score “B” uses D5 to C7. Score “B” allows more ringers to 4iH the upper parts. Each tune setting is unique and engaging, carefully crafted to be complete using just 14 bells with 2 optional notes in 2 of the pieces.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE4010AB 2 or 3 oct HB
 $5.00  $4.25
15%

8-14 Bells for 3 Quiet Hymns


Various, arr. Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

Three well-loved hymns, “Be Still, My Soul,” “Breathe on Me, Breath of God” and “Softly and Tenderly, Jesus is Calling” are perfect for a quiet moment in worship or concert. Each Level 3 arrangement uses 8 to 14 bells (including accidentals), is complete on one page (no page turns!), and has rhythms that will keep your ringers nicely challenged.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE4009AB 2-3 oct HB
 $5.00  $4.25
15%

8 Bells for Easter and More


Various, arr. Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

This 8-Bell collection showcases 3 favorite Easter tunes: 1) HYMN TO JOY (Ode to Joy/Christ is Risen!), 2) LLANFAIR (Jesus Christ is Risen Today) and 3) NOEL NOUVELET (Now the Green Blade Rises) – and all three hymn tunes have additional texts associated with them, allowing each to be played during other liturgical seasons as well.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE4007AD 1, 2 or 3 Oct HB Ensemble
 $5.00  $4.50
10%

8 Bells for Lent and More


Various, arr. Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

This 8-Bell collection features 3 thoughtful Lenten tunes: 1) MORNING SONG (Lord, Throughout These 40 Days), 2) MARTYRDOM (Alas! And Did My Savior Bleed) and 3) KAS DZIEDAJA (In the Darkness) – and all three hymn tunes have additional texts associated with them, allowing each to be played during other liturgical seasons as well.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE4006AD 1, 2 or 3 Oct HB
 $5.00  $4.50
10%

Adventure


Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

Take 1 to 9 ringers on an “Adventure” with this spunky piece that showcases the virtuosity of 1 to 4 ringers playing a Level 2+ non-stop 8-bell 8th-note melody line (using Bell Tree, Four-in-Hand (4iH) or regular assignments) – plus an easier Level 2- accompaniment option for 1 to 5 additional ringers (or Orff, piano, harp or even Boomwhackers ᴿ!). Many options for performance are noted, including playing it with 2 ringers 4iH-ing the melody line and 2 ringers covering the accompaniment.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE6205AB 2 or 3 Oct HB
 $5.00  $4.50
10%

Amazing Grace


Traditional, arr. Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

Refresh your vision of this beloved tune with “Amazing Grace - 1” – playable as a 1-octave Bell Tree Solo, a 4iH Duet or an 8-Bell Ensemble (“A” uses G5-G6 and “B” uses C6-C7) – with piano or harp accompaniment. Bells and accompaniment work together to weave a lovely tapestry. Written as a first-experience Bell Tree piece for an adept ringer, the patterns in the Bell Tree sound complex but are easy to learn. It’s perfect for any part of a worship service.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE56851ABR 2 or 3 oct. HB Bell Tree Solo/Duet/Ens., Piano or Harp
 $9.00  $8.10
10%

Amazing Grace


Traditional, arr. Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

This lovely renditon of Amazing Grace offers flexible settings in 2 different keys for 3 to 9 ringers: “A” requires either 1) a 2 octave set of bells or chimes with an alternate set of G5-G6 bells for a Bell Tree or 4iH Duet – or 2) a 4 octave set (lower 3rd and 4th octaves are optional). For both “A” versions G5 and below are optional. The “B” version offers a 3 or 5 octave range (C5 and below are optional notes). A Bell Tree is optional for the highest octave in all cases.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE56852AB 2+2, 4 or 3-5 HB Ensemble, Opt. Bell Tree
 $5.00  $4.50
10%

Best Gift III and IV


Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

Hear the drone of the bagpipes! This original Celtic jig for Bell Tree, 4iH duet or small ensemble will delight your ringers and audience from the first note of the lilting original melody and the unusual turns it takes.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE560634 3 Oct Belltree, 4iH, Ensemble & Piano Solo
 $5.00  $4.50
10%

Bronze Fanfare


Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

The bold chords and interesting harmonies in "Bronze Fanfare" will entice your ringers to master new techniques systematically introduced throughout this pedagogical piece.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE300612 2-5 oct HB
 $4.00  $3.60
10%

Cool Cats


Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

This jazzy little trio will delight your ringers and audiences with its catchy tune and interesting bass work.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE6001 2 or 3 oct Trio, Quartet, or Ensemble
 $6.00  $5.40
10%

Dorian Epic


Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

Written during the siege of Hurricane Dorian along the Atlantic coast of the U.S. (Spring 2019), “Dorian Epic” is a strong, engaging Level 1 piece offering hands-on experience playing in “Dorian mode” (with lowered 3rd and 7th tones in the major scale). The versatile folio includes four settings of this original piece.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE3023AB12 2 or 4 Oct HB or 3 or 5 Oct HB
 $5.00  $4.25
15%

Fortitude


Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

“Fortitude” is a welcome addition to ringTrue’s “Split Level Series” – pieces written with targeted L1 positions to seamlessly (and invisibly) integrate new or L1 ringers into an established group, to allow multi-level or multi-grade groups to successfully perform together, or to allow established ringers to practice 4iH in easier positions. Three compatible scores are included in the folio.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE2007 2-5 oct HB
 $5.00  $4.50
10%

Hornpipe and Dance


Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

Mallets and echoes - a contrast in staccato and legato. "Hornpipe & Dance" features both techniques in 3 score versions that accommodate 6 ringers on 12 bells up to a full 5-octave ensemble. Three scores offer easier reading for different ranges.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE3005123 2-5 Oct HB
 $4.00  $3.60
10%

Jesus Loves Me


Traditional, arr. Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

Introduce an aspiring ringer to Bell Tree or solo/duet ringing with this very easy, straightforward 1 octave rendition of Jesus Loves Me. It is accessible for 1, 2 or 3 octaves thanks to five score formats. All BT scores can also played as Early Beginner piano scores – and each range has a very easy piano accompaniment allowing 2 young musicians to successfully collaborate in worship or concert.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE5604ABR Reproducible 2-3 Oct HB with Belltree & Piano
 $9.00  $8.10
10%

Little Rock


Brokering, Lois, arr. Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

“Little Rock” is a simple engaging song about creation by Lois Brokering with a repetitive text and a catchy tune. Many performances options are included: 1) Handbell Bell Tree Solo and piano; 2) Children’s Anthem and Piano with opt. C instrument and guitar; 3) Children’s Anthem with self-accompanying chords in a charted chord score; 4) Include the congregation in the fun with the Bulletin insert or text slides; 5) Add a very easy L1 1-3 oct. Handbell/Handchime score; 6) Mix and Match any or all of the possibilities!

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE7510R 1-3 Oct HB Children's Anthem and/or Belltree Solo w/Piano/Guitar
 $18.00  $16.20
10%

Matinata I and II


Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

“Split-Level” pieces for Level 1 and 2 ringers - Just what you’ve been waiting for! The innovative “Split-Level Series” features Level 2 pieces with specific Level 1 positions, to seamlessly integrate new or beginning ringers into an established group; also useful for multiple-grade ensembles in schools and multi-level Festivals. Please note: Morning Song A&B (RE2302AB) is the same tune as Matinata I, II & III but is set in different keys – so neither Morning Song A nor Morning Song B are compatible with any Matinata settings. All three Matinata settings ARE compatible.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE230312 3-5 oct HB
 $5.00  $4.50
10%

Mighty Fortress


Luther, Martin, arr. Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

Martin Luther’s famous hymn is updated in this jaunty adaptation for a capable trio or a soloist with piano. Now this versatile piece can be played by groups of many different sizes – ideal for worship, festivals, workshops and classes for solo and ensemble ringing.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE600412 3 Oct HB Trio, Solo with Piano, or Belltree
 $6.00  $5.40
10%

Morning Song


Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

The innovative “Split-Level Series” features Level 2 pieces with specific Level 1 positions, to seamlessly integrate new or beginning ringers into an established group; also useful for multiple-grade ensembles in schools and multi-level Festivals. Please note: Morning Song A&B is the same tune as Matinata I & II(RE230312) and Matinata III (RE30023) but is set in different keys – so neither Morning Song A nor Morning Song B are compatible with any Matinata settings.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE2302AB 2-5 oct HB or 3 oct HB
 $5.00  $4.50
10%

Ode to Joy


Beethoven, Ludwig von, arr. Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

Ode to Joy, an iconic favorite, is now immediately accessible even to very new ringers - with two Level 1 reproducible scores to choose from, each with individual extracted coordinating parts for every ringer. This short chordal setting allows anywhere from 8 to 28 bells be used, from 2 octaves to 5 octaves.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE3011ABR Reproducible 2-3 Oct HB or 3-5 Oct HB
 $20.00  $18.00
10%

Rainbows


Brokering, Lois, arr. Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

Introducing “The Brokering Project” – a versatile series of Handbell Solos and Children’s Anthems that celebrate the inspired creations of Herb and Lois Brokering - commissioned by their long-time friend Karen Van Wert.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE7607R 3-4 Oct HB Solo with 1-3 Oct HB
 $18.00  $16.20
10%

Recueillir (Meditation)


Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

Recueillir (loosely pronounced “reh-qwi-yur”) offers a touch of nostalgia: gentle, wistful, hopeful. Recueillir is French for “Meditation” - you may want to use this subtitle for sacred settings. Composer Kathleen Wissinger offers ringers this intimate little piece of collaborative music that they will enjoy in rehearsal and performance; part of the “little gem” Series from ringTrue, which offers innovative solo/duetensemble music (often in multiple formats).

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE6003 2-3 Oct HB Trio/Quartet/Ensemble with Opt HC
 $6.00  $5.40
10%

Solo Time 1


Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

This inaugural release in the Solo Time series, with alternate titles “Better Days Ahead” or “My Heart Sings”, is a spritely, 3-part piece in 4/4 time with upbeat first and last sections and a more somber middle section. It features an easy 8 or 10 bell solo with options for many different ranges and piano accompaniment (played in person or using the Zip file accompaniment). Requiring only straight ringing, it is ideal for either handbells or hand chimes.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE6531ABR 1-5 oct HB or HC Solo for 8-10 Bells
 $10.00  $8.50
15%

Solo Time 2


Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

"Solo Time 2" is a cheery presentation that will lift up your ringers and audiences. The alternate titles "Venture Forth!" and "Faithful Journey" promise a positive future ahead and allow the piece to be used in either sacred or secular settings. Focusing on 4iH technique in an easy-medium setting, it uses only four notes in the entire melody line (!) with the piano or guitar offering harmonic interest.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE6532ABCR 1-3 oct Solo, Bell Tree Solo, or Duet
 $10.00  $8.50
15%

Solo Time 3


Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

"Solo Time 3 – Walk the Walk 3" reinvents the bright original piece “Walk the Walk” as an easy-medium Bell Tree solo or duet using 11 bells: G5 to C7. It is a sacred piece that adds sparkle to your worship service or sacred concert. Accompaniment options include piano, guitar, or L1 handbell ensemble, as well as a free downloadable accompaniment track. Compatible with “Walk the Walk 1” (RE27041) and “Walk the Walk 2” (RE70032R).

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE6533R 3 oct Bell Tree Solo with Piano, Guitar, or HB Accomp.
 $10.00  $8.50
15%

Solo Time 4


Various, arr. Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

“Solo Time 4 – Down to the River" is a delightful, extremely versatile rendition of this lovely spiritual, with a variety of ringing and accompaniment options, from Bell Tree solo to full choir with live accompaniment or downloadable mp3 track. Perfect for a quiet moment in worship or concert, it also can serve as an interlude between concert pieces, allowing the other ringers time to reset for the next piece.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE6534R 1, 3 or 5 oct HB Solo or Ens with Piano, Guitar, or HB Choir
 $10.00  $8.50
15%

Solo Time 5


Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

“Solo Time 5 – Dorian Epic” is a short, bold piece in Dorian mode using 8 bells for Bell Tree Solo, 4iH duet, or 8 bell ensemble. Dorian mode offers a refreshing palette of tone colors; with lowered 3rd and 7th tones in a major scale, it sounds somewhat exotic, mostly minor.  It is ideal as a prelude for worship, using the subtitle “Steadfast Faith”, or as a short transitional piece for a school program or concert.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE6535ABR 1, 2 or 3 oct Bell Tree Solo, 4iH Duet, or 8 bell Ensemble
 $10.00  $8.50
15%

Square One


Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

"Square One" is designed to be a complete pedagogical Level 1 method for teachers and directors.This long-awaited teaching method is now available! Proven in classroom and concert, "Square One" builds ringer confidence and knowledge step by confident step. Note reading on the staff and good ringing technique are introduced with carefully planned first-ringing experiences. Sixteen successive lessons, lettered A through P, are crafted to build skills and use rote/unison & chordal exercises, engaging etudes, and assessment pages.

Digital version available with purchase and registration of Square One. To register your purchase, click HERE.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE3013R Method for teaching note reading and ringing for Handbells & Handchimes
 $79.95  $71.96
10%

Square One Sampler


Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

“Painted Desert” is a lovely, dignified solo piece for L1 groups and is also compatible with a soon-to-be-released 3-5 oct. version – making it ideal for multiple grade/class/level presentations/concerts and for multi-level festival repertoire options. Great for workshops, classes or pedagogical studies – and to get a feel for the methodology used in Square One (RE3013R).

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE3013SF 2-3 Oct HB or HC
 $3.00  $2.70
10%

Square One Suite


Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

The capstone 3-piece suite featured at the end of the Square One method book is also available in this separate folio for concert, worship or festival use. Almost all techniques and theory covered in Square One lessons are included in one of these three engaging pieces.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE3015 2-3 Oct HB
 $6.00  $5.40
10%

Surprise!


Haydn, arr. Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

Haydn’s familiar 4th “Surprise” Symphony springs to life in this fun piece with thumb damps or marts and echoes. Optional repeats (one with first and second endings) in both the A and B sections allow for a longer performance. Easy 8th note runs for a few ringers add some sparkle.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE3016 2-3 Oct HB
 $3.00  $2.70
10%

Thankful Heart, A


Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

An initial offering in the new “First String Series” (featuring belltree pieces for one octave, more or less), “A Thankful Heart” will fast become a go-to favorite for its lovely theme and its versatility: play it as a simple, poignant belltree solo on 8 bells using either G5-G6 or C6-C7 – or add the piano accompaniment for a fuller presentation.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE5001 2-3 oct Bell Tree Solo with opt Piano
 $5.00  $4.50
10%

Trumpet Tune


Clarke, Jeremiah, arr. Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

Part of the “First String” series of belltree pieces of one octave, more or less, Jeremiah Clarke’s “Trumpet Tune” is iconic for wedding processionals – and will be welcome as a festive note in worship and concert as well.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE5002 2-3 Belltree Solo or Duet
 $5.00  $4.50
10%

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star


Traditional, arr. Wissinger, Kathleen, ringTrue

Bell Trees are intriguing and so much fun to play! Let’s start with “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star”! The first three progressive 6-bell Bell Tree pieces (Scores A - Very Easy, B - Easy & C - Medium Easy) were featured in the Spring 2019 issue of Overtones. A few more challenging variations are included in this folio (D1- Med. Difficult and E - Difficult) - plus a duet option (D2 - Medium) - plus a piano accompaniment for each setting – and all are reproducible. Each short piece stands on its own – but all versions can be tied together and presented as a medley – presented by different ringers - or by a single ringer - for a nice surprise in a concert or a capstone presentation at the end of a workshop.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MRE5008R 1 or 3 Oct Bell Tree Solos
 $12.00  $10.80
10%