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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

  • 1.
    Relevant resources with regard to handchimes
  • 2.
    Online store featuring lesson plans correlated to the National Music Standards
  • 3.
    Opportunities for you to submit your own lesson plans and be rewarded financially
  • 4.
    A vibrant community where you can share, learn and be mentored
  • 5.
    Continuing Education opportunities
  • 6.
    Funding your program and so much more...

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Latest News

Adding Life to Music When Ringing

  We know a being is alive when we check for pulse.  So, it is for music!  Without pulse, music can be dull. Some think that only music with quicker tempos can be exciting.  This can’t be farther from the...

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Stopped Sounds on Handchimes

  Because of their design, handchimes do not lend themselves to all of the special ringing techniques as handbells.  Many of the techniques when performed, could be damaging to the handchime itself in the area of the tines which determines...

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Get in Step with Processionals

Get in step and add some interest to your next program by beginning with a ringing processional.  There are plenty of resources available for ensembles of every age and ringing level. Memorizing isn’t as difficult as it seems as many...

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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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Community Forums

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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