2017 Western PA Handbell Festival
Saturday, April 1, 2017
Robert Morris University
Moon Township, PA
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 an enjoyable and educational day of ringing.
The WPA Festival is a beginning-level event for handbell choirs (Level 1-2 music), co-sponsored by Three Rivers Ringers—Pittsburgh’s premier handbell ensemble—and the Robert Morris University Band Program. Members of Three Rivers Ringers will be teaching and performing at the festival as well as planning the event. We will once again be working with and assisted by the Robert Morris Band Program, under the direction of Elisabeth H. Charles. For the second year, due to positive feedback, the festival will return to Yorktown Hall at RMU. The ringing floor and classrooms are very close to each other in the same building, along with a lunch area and cafeteria.
Click here to see the 2017 WPA Festival Music List. Buy your copies now, and you can program these pieces for your handbell choirs throughout the year!
Registration for the 2017 WPA Festival is now open! Download the full Registration packet here. Registration Packet includes welcome letter, Frequently Asked Questions, Music List, Class List, Lunch Order Form, and Registration Form.
Please contact Cynthia Donahoe (412.779.6703 or firstname.lastname@example.org) to register, to ask questions, or to request a mailed Registration Packet.