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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
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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

Keep It Simple In September

  It’s late summer and church choirs are beginning the new program year.  You may be starting a ringing program, resurging one that took a gap or continuing the ministry with a mix of experienced and new ringers.  This week’s...

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Easy Secular Music for Handchimes

The school bell is about to ring and so is your handchime ensemble.  If you are looking for beginning secular music that includes whole, half and quarter notes, we’ve got a list for you. The resources below include original compositions,...

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Two Halves Make a Whole

Starting a new ringing ensemble with music that includes whole notes and half notes is recommended for the first rehearsals.  If you are directing a new group this year, you’ll want your music choices to include simpler rhythms in a...

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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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