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Amazing Grace


Traditional, arr. Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

Three stanzas of "Amazing Grace" are set here in this well crafted arrangement. Your ringers stay involved throughout and will greatly enjoy this piece.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MJAB014 3-5 Oct HB
 $3.95  $3.56
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Awake


Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

This spirited and lively original handbell piece will be an exciting prelude for worship or opening piece for a concert. Awaken the ears of the listener to the delightful rhythms and techniques of the bells.

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MJAB049 3-5 oct HB
 $3.95  $3.36
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Bells Must Ring


Behnke, John, JAB Publishing

"The Bells Must Ring!" is the Winner of the 2021-2022 Handbell Musicians of America Area 3 Adult Handbell Festival Composition Contest. Each version - 3-5 octaves and 2-3 octaves - stands alone as a handbell prelude, but they also are compatible for use in massed ringing or in a bell program with multiple choirs.

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MJAB051 3-5 oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61
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MJAB052 2-3 oct HB
 $4.25  $3.61
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MJAB053 Full Score
 $5.25  $4.46
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Fanfare Intrada


Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

"Fanfare Intrada" by John A. Behnke is a lively and spirited original piece for handbells filled with lots of exciting techniques like thumb damps, plucking, swings, mart lifts, echoes, and a shake. Besides being a rousing prelude for worship or concert, it also can make a wonderful teaching piece.

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MJAB040 2-3 oct HB
 $3.95  $3.36
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MJAB041 4-5 oct HB
 $3.95  $3.36
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First Noel


Traditional, arr. Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

This is an absolutely beautiful, yet easy arrangement of this Christmas favorite. Who says music has to be hard to be beautiful? This Level 2 arrangement for 3-5 octaves of handbells has NO bell changes, so tables are not necessary.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MJAB042 3-5 oct HB
 $3.95  $3.36
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Gaudete


Traditional, arr. Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

"Gaudete" literally means 'rejoice' in Latin and is a sacred Christmas carol that was thought to have been composed in the 16th century. The 3rd Sunday of Advent is sometimes called Gaudete Sunday. This arrangement combines the Gaudete tune with another familiar hymn of joy which springs forth at the end of the piece.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MJAB039 3-6 oct HB
 $3.95  $3.36
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Gladsong


Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

For a beginning group that wants to sound good, this original piece can be used any time for worship or for a concert. With an ABABA structure, the returning music gives confidence to the ringers and yet is engaging and delightful for the listeners.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MJAB020 3-5 oct HB
 $4.50  $4.05
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Glorious Praise C5 - G7 Version


Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

If you have less than a full choir, "Glorious Praise" is an original, Level 2 piece for worship or concert. Designed for 3-6 ringers, it has a joyful melody and contrasts solid ringing with thumb damps. It comes in two versions F5-C7 (JAB057) or C5-G6 (JAB058).

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MJAB058 2 oct HB Ensemble (12 bells) with opt Piano
 $7.95  $6.76
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MJAB062 Full Score and Piano Accompaniment
 $5.95  $5.06
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Glorious Praise F5 - C7 Version


Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

If you have less than a full choir, "Glorious Praise" is an original, Level 2 piece for worship or concert. Designed for 3-6 ringers, it has a joyful melody and contrasts solid ringing with thumb damps. It comes in two versions F5-C7 (JAB057) or C5-G6 (JAB058).

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MJAB057 3 oct HB Ensemble (12 bells) with opt Piano
 $7.95  $6.76
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MJAB061 Full Score and Piano Accompaniment
 $5.95  $5.06
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God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen


English Carol, arr. Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

John Behnke combines the Christmas songs "God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen" and "Fum, Fum, Fum" in what will be an audience favorite. The bell part stands alone as a fine arrangement, but there are also parts for an optional string orchestra or organ to accompany.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MJAB031 3-5 oct HB with opt String Orchestra or Organ Accompaniment
 $4.95  $4.46
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MJAB032 Full Score with String Orchestra and Organ parts
 $49.95  $44.96
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Joyful Rondo


Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

This new, original piece features two compatible versions, one for 2-3 octaves and one for 4-6 octaves. It is fun, catchy, and sounds harder than it is.

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MJAB033 2-3 oct HB
 $3.95  $3.56
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MJAB034 4-6 oct HB
 $3.95  $3.56
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Just a Closer Walk With Thee


Hymn Tune, arr. Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

This is a jazzy little setting of the well known hymn "Just a Closer Walk With Thee". The piece begins with a catchy opening which draws us into the rhythmic melody.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MJAB017 3-6 oct HB with opt 3-5 oct HC
 $4.50  $4.05
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Music for Before and After the Readings


Various, arr. Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

With this collection of short excerpts from seasonal hymns, bell choirs can now provide music as the readers move to and from the lectern.

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MJAB066 2-3 oct HB or HC
 $3.95  $3.36
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Now Praise the Lord


Meyer, Michael J., arr. Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

This concertato of an original hymn based on Psalm 150 is great for Music Sunday, dedication of an instrument, or recognition of your musicians. Everything you need is in one package; the hymn, full score, choir descant, and parts for 3-5 octave handbells, brass quintet, and cymbals.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MJAB048 3-5 oct HB w/ Organ, Choir, Brass Quintet, and Cymbals
 $19.95  $16.96
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On This Day Earth Shall Ring


Hymn Tune, arr. Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

Two compatible versions, one for 2-3 octaves and one for 4-6 octaves, of a new arrangement of the Christmas favorite "On This Day Earth Shall Ring".

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MJAB035 2-3 oct HB
 $3.95  $3.56
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MJAB036 4-6 oct HB
 $3.95  $3.56
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O Sacred Head Now Wounded


Traditional, arr. Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

This is a beautiful Level 2 arrangement for 3-5 octaves of bells with NO bell changes. Because of this, ringers with their two handbells and a music stand can be placed safely in the church or concert hall.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MJAB047 3-5 oct HB
 $3.95  $3.36
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Prelude In C Minor


Bach, Johann Sebastian, arr. Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

John Behnke has arranged the Bach "Prelude in C Minor", for 5 octaves of handbells. The prelude builds in intensity from the beginning bass malleted section to the ending with big, fortissimo chords.

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MJAB004 5 oct HB
 $3.95  $3.36
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Prepare the Royal Highway


Traditional, arr. Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

There are no bell changes in this arrangement of the Swedish tune BEREDEN VÄG FUR HERRAN. Both treble and bass ringers get to play the melody and the only technique used is thumb damp for articulation contrast.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MJAB065 2-3 oct HB
 $3.95  $3.36
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Remembering


Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

"Remembering" is an original piece to remember those that have passed away due to the COVID-19 pandemic. There are minimal bell changes and no sharing of bells. The music begins with a tolling bell and a melody emerges which seeks to express the significance of each life lived, including their struggle with this virus.

Note: 2 octave version is NOT compatible with the 3-5 octave version.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MJAB043 3-5 oct HB
 $3.95  $3.36
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MJAB044 2 oct HB
 $3.95  $3.36
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Thieving Magpie, The


Rossini, Gioacchino, arr. Thompson, Martha Lynn, JAB Publishing

A Martha Lynn Thompson transcription of "The Thieving Magpie" by Gioacchino Rossini. Composed in 1817, the overture to this fun two-act opera sets a military tone about the mystery of a stolen spoon, actually taken by the bird.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MJAB037 5 or 6 oct HB with opt HC
 $5.95  $5.06
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Toccatina F5 - F6 Version


Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

If you have 2-4 talented and motivated ringers wishing to ring more, consider "Toccatina", a lively, Level 2+ virtuosic original piece for worship or concert. Exciting to watch as well as to listen to. It comes in two versions, F5-F6 (JAB059) or G5-G6 (JAB060).

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MJAB059 2 oct HB Ensemble (8 bells) with opt Piano
 $7.95  $6.76
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MJAB064 Full Score and Piano Accompaniment
 $5.95  $5.06
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Toccatina G5 - G6 Version


Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

If you have 2-4 talented and motivated ringers wishing to ring more, consider "Toccatina", a lively, Level 2+ virtuosic original piece for worship or concert. Exciting to watch as well as to listen to. It comes in two versions, F5-F6 (JAB059) or G5-G6 (JAB060).

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MJAB060 2 oct HB Ensemble (8 bells) with opt Piano
 $7.95  $6.76
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MJAB063 Full Score and Piano Accompaniment
 $5.95  $5.06
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Westminster Chimes


Traditional, arr. Behnke, John A., JAB Publishing

"Westminster Chimes" is arranged by John A. Behnke for 2-3 octaves, 4 or 5 ringers, Level 1. Here the famous Westminster Chime pattern is in 5 different keys: C, D, Eb, F, and G major to provide options for a seamless segue into the opening hymn.

Item # Detail Price Qty. Disc
MJAB067 2-3 oct HB or HC
 $2.95  $2.51
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