A Chat with Stafford Regional Handbell Society
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
We are the only community handbell ensemble in the Fredericksburg area, and offer one of the only community-based children’s ringing programs in the US. Our ringing teams have a national reputation for excellence. Handbell ringing offers nearly unlimited opportunities for advancement and musical skill.
Do you provide any materials? What should your students expect to bring?
All music and equipment are provided. There are no instruments required for home practice.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
We love ringing handbells and sharing our joy for this amazing instrument. It offers group performance, musical skill, light cardio excercise, and advancement through ringing teams. We believe every child benefits from handbell ringing and kids advance quickly with no home practice.
What do you love most about your job?
Helping others discover the joy of handbell ringing. Whether a ringer wants to advance, or is content to simply ring for fun, there are limitless opportunities within the handbell community. We love helping new ringers develop skill and precision and the find the magic of ringing in a team.