What is National Seminar?
At National Seminar, you will have the chance to participate in educational and engaging classes; enjoy performances by some of our best choirs, ensembles, and soloists; browse and shop through exhibit booths from handbell publishers, retailers, manufacturers, and more.
National Seminar provides a unique opportunity to meet and network with fellow handbell musicians and develop life-long friendships with those that share your enthusiasm and passion for our art.
Classes & Tracks
Classes at National Seminar cover all aspects of handbell musicianship, whether you are a ringer, director, educator, etc.
For individual ringers in grades 8-12 who wish to stretch their ringing skills and musicianship.
One-on-one instruction in a master class setting with Dr. William Payn in conducting, and Sondra Tucker in composition.
Daily lunch and evening performances by some of the finest handbell musicians around.
Handbell Commons Exhibits
Visit companies, organizations, and individuals that support handbell musicians in our all-new Handbell Commons area
Phoenix/Glendale Renaissance Hotel and Spa • Glendale, AZ