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A Vibrant Resource Community Supporting Musicians who Educate and Perform using Handchimes.

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Join the ChimeWorks community to gain access to a wealth of information, including the history of handchimes, their design and maintenance, and all of the technical information needed to teach ringing. Energize your classroom or rehearsal with downloadable lesson plans that include compliancy points, objectives, teaching processes and student assessment guides. 

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Membership Program Benefits

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    Relevant resources with regard to handchimes
  • 2.
    Online store featuring lesson plans correlated to the National Music Standards
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    Opportunities for you to submit your own lesson plans and be rewarded financially
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    A vibrant community where you can share, learn and be mentored
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    Continuing Education opportunities
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    Funding your program and so much more...

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Latest News

Hanukkah Lesson Plans using Handchimes

Looking for Hanukkah lesson plans using handchimes? Lessons of light and dedication are perfect to teach in December as many around the world commemorate Hanukkah.  ChimeWorks has assembled lesson plans below that sing of Hanukkah, peace and joy! But first,...

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Ringing in Contemporary Worship

    Including handbells and handchimes in contemporary worship is possible and it works!  As some churches change their worship style of a particular service or entire Sunday morning, the practice of putting ringing instruments away in a closet has...

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Keys to Success…. Handchimes with Keyboard

Start with success by adding the keys!  As you choose music for your ringing choir, consider inviting your organist/pianist to collaborate. This partnership has many benefits for the ringers as they improve their musicianship and it will be an enhanced...

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Lesson Plans

Create, Respond, Perform & Connect

By joining the ChimeWorks community, you are given access to a wealth of information regarding handchimes. We include the history of handchimes, their design and maintenance as well as all of the technical information needed to teach ringing. We will guide you as you energize your classroom or rehearsal with downloadable lesson plans that include compliancy points, objectives, teaching processes and student assessment guides.

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Collaborate With Musicians

Come flourish with us as you engage in our community! Chat with other handchime leaders, ask a question, share a success story, upload a video of a great lesson taught, mentor others and obtain invaluable information from your peers. Do it from your desktop, mobile device or by attending a ChimeWorks continuing education event.

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