Three Rivers Ringers is pleased to announce the 2017 Western Pennsylvania Handbell Festival will be on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at Robert Morris University. We are excited to welcome back Debbie Rice as our festival clinician for a enjoyable and educational day of ringing.
Are you looking for more advanced ringing opportunities? Want to know what it’s like to perform with a high-level ensemble? Three Rivers Ringers has open positions and is looking for talented handbell musicians!
Mid-term auditions for TRR’s open positions for the 2016-2017 season will be held on Saturday, August 27, 2016 at 10:00 AM at Mt. Lebanon […]
Donald H. Evans, Jr, was the Associate Principal Bass for the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra for 25 years. An accomplished musician, Pittsburgh native, Duquesne University graduate, and father of four, Mr. Evans passed away on October 27, 2015 after a long illness, and is sorely missed. On behalf of the Evans Family and Beverly Heights Presbyterian Church, Three […]
Lights… camera… action! Starting April 30, Three Rivers Ringers is delighted to present Bells of the Silver Screen, coming to a concert near you! Pittsburgh’s premier handbell ensemble, fresh off their own big stage debut with the Pittsburgh Symphony, present a concert of beloved tunes from popular movies, musicals, and television shows, including your […]
Western Pennsylvania Handbell Festival Early Bird Deadline Extended to February 15
Calling all choirs! We are extremely fortunate to have world-renowned handbell composer and clinician Fred Gramann leading this year’s Western Pennsylvania Handbell Festival on April 9th. The WPA Festival is a beginning-level handbell event for handbell choirs (Level 1-2 music) that is co-sponsored by […]
Friends, making our debut with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra last weekend was absolutely incredible. Four performances in front of many thousands of people, and the amount of positive response we got was tremendous. It was our honor and privilege, and we look forward to returning to Heinz Hall to close out the last three […]
We had an outstanding start to our standalone concert run last weekend. This week, we are at beautiful Heinz Hall, performing with conductor Daniel Meyer and the amazing world-class musicians of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra at the Holiday Pops. Come join us for a wonderful concert filled with holiday cheer, along with guests Chris Jamison from The […]
Three Rivers Ringers is excited to present the annual Winter Concert Series, which opens this Saturday in Emlenton and Sunday in Allison Park. Carols of the Bells is an exploration of Christmas carols from around the world, along with a few extra favorites you’ll love! Audience favorite The First Noel makes an appearance again, […]
It’s the most wonderful time of the year… for Carols of the Bells. In addition to our debut performances with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Three Rivers Ringers presents 3 stand-alone concerts filled with holiday favorites. Pittsburgh’s premier handbell ensemble will take your breath away with the serene Coventry Carol and Betty Garee’s ethereal setting […]
2016 Western PA Handbell Festival
Saturday, April 9, 2016
Robert Morris University
Moon Township, PA
Join us for a day of ringing and education, with world-renowned composer and clinician Fred Gramann! The WPA Festival is a beginning-level handbell event for handbell choirs (Level 1-2 music) is co-sponsored by […]