Pittsburgh’s premier handbell ensemble blends old and new in our exciting Spring 2013 concert series, Handbell Classics. Hear gems from great classical composers—Brahms, Grieg, Shostakovich, Verdi and more—as well as the best of today’s leading handbell composers. Join us for a concert featuring everything from bold and brassy showstoppers [...]
We had a spectacular start to our Gift of the Magi concert series last Sunday night in Greentree. Check out some photos of the evening, and come see us this weekend! We’re in Allison Park tonight and Crafton Heights tomorrow, and then three concerts next weekend.
Our Winter 2012 Concert Season is upon us! We’ve got some amazing music we’ve prepared to give you this December, with our first of six performances this coming Sunday. Our concert series is entitled Gift of the Magi, after the cornerstone piece of the concert written by our own Andy Seay. This is [...]
We are pleased to announce our auditions for the 2012-2013 season! Three Rivers Ringers is looking for skilled handbell musicians to join us in working on challenging repertoire for the coming year that pushes the envelope on what can be done with our chosen instruments. And if you’ve been to any of our performances, you [...]
Those of you who attended our An American Adventure concert series this spring got to hear the premiere of a brand new original composition for handbells by our own composer-in-residence, Andy Seay. Audience members from all of our concert venues were encouraged to vote on a title for the Mystery Piece.
Three Rivers Ringers presented the annual Western Pennsylvania Handbell Festival (WPA) last Saturday, April 14, 2012, and what a day it was! With 19 handbell ensembles represented and 178 registrants, the event was a huge success. Everyone worked extremely hard to pull this off – and at the end of a long day of massed [...]