Daily Schedule – Saturday

Pre-registration is required for all classes. Class descriptions are available here.

8:00 AM–1:30 PM HIC Exhibits Open
8:30 AM5:30 PM Registration Desk Open
9:00 AM10:15 PM Class Session 14
TRACKS & ALL-STAR CHOIRS
Ensemble Ringing Like a Star!
Session 4 of 4
Danny Lyons
After the Prelude: Bells in Worship
Session 2 of 2
Bill Mathis
Child’s Play: Handchime Petting Zoo
Session 1 of 3
Griff Gall
REGULAR CLASSES
Ring and Sing the Seasons Karen Buckwatler
CLOSED Creative Teaching Tactics Bob Avant
Take Your Bells to Work Day Marie Loeffler
Multiple Method Madness KatRyn Howell
Ringing by Numbers Aidan Fozard
Repeatable Changes Sharon Schmidt
  With Pulse, Your Music is Alive! Kathleen Ebling Shaw
Games for Growing and Connecting Sandy Mullaney
Kumihimo Braiding 101 Karen Van Wert
CERTIFICATION CLASSES
CLOSED Certification Level 2: Handbell Techniques
Session 3 of 4
Michèle Sharik
HIC SHOWCASE
España 2019! A Festival of Ringing in Spain Witte Tours and Travel
10:15 AM10:45 AM Break — Shop atHIC Exhibits
10:45 AM12:00 PM Class Session 15
TRACKS & ALL-STAR CHOIRS
All Star Choir (Session 7 of 7) / Distinctly Teen Dress Rehearsal
Child’s Play: Cracking the Code
Session 2 of 3
Griff Gall
REGULAR CLASSES
The Camera Doesn’t Lie KatRyn Howell
Ring and Sing the Seasons Karen Buckwalter
Memorize It! Sandy Mullaney
Beginner Hymn Tune Arranging for Mini-Ensembles Christian Guebert
Roundtable: Community Connections Sharon Schmidt
Back Ringing: The Traditional Style Aidan Fozard
The Secret to My Ringers’ Success Karen Van Wert
CLOSED Handbell Jam Session: Intermediate Barbara Meinke
Critical Listening Carolynne Mathis
Knocking on the Door of Life Michael Joy
Roundtable: Musician’s Health and Wellness Rob Meyer-Kukan
CERTIFICATION CLASSES
CLOSED Certification Level 2: Conducting
Session 4 of 4 – TEST
Lee Afdahl
CLOSED  Certification Level 2: Handbell Techniques
Session 4 of 4 – TEST
 Michèle Sharik
12:00 PM1:30 PM Lunch (on your own) — Shop at HIC Exhibits
1:30 PM2:45 PM All Stars Concert/Distinctly Teen
3:00 PM4:15 PM Session 16
TRACKS & ALL-STAR CHOIRS
Child’s Play: All Children Play
Session 3 of 3
Griff Gall
REGULAR CLASSES
CLOSED 50 Shades of Damping Michèle Sharik
Finding the Music on the Page: Score Study Bill Mathis
The Secret to My Ringers’ Success Karen Van Wert
Protect Your Hearing Health Rob Meyer-Kukan
Beginner Hymn Tune Arranging for Mini-Ensembles Christian Guebert
Take Your Bells to Work Day Marie Loeffler
Roundtable: Community Connections Sharon Schmidt
CLOSED Memorize It! Sandy Mullaney
Handbell Jam Session: Intermediate Barbara Meinke
With Pulse, Your Music is Alive! Kathleen Ebling Shaw
CLOSED A Comprehensive Look at Using Mallets with Handbells Greig Ashurst
Choreography for Processionals Michael Joy
4:45 PM6:00 PM Farewell Reception
6:00 PM7:00 PM Closing Concert  Milwaukee Handbell Ensemble

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Event Schedules

General Event Schedule
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Pre-registration is required for all Seminar classes. To help you plan which classes you wish to take before completing the online registration process, you may download and fill out the following Personal Event Schedule Planner.

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Use of Tablets to Hold Music 

Handbell Musicians of America is committed to upholding the copyright laws of the United States and protecting the rights of our publishers, arrangers and composers.  If you wish to use a tablet computer to hold your music in place of standard paper copies on a music stand, you must contact the publisher of each piece of music to first obtain permission to convert a purchased piece of music to the format required for the tablet you are using.  Copies of the written permission received from publishers must be presented on request from the event organizer, event chair, or Handbell Musicians of America staff. Permission from a publisher for one piece does not imply permission for other songs from the same publisher.  The title of each song used in this format must be included in the written permission received. Attendee should also have legally purchased copies of all music with them for verification.