Come and join us for a fun-filled informal and interactive concert that is free and open to the public. Come see and hear the largest and smallest handbells ever manufactured. Following the concert members of the audience will be invited to come and ring bells or chimes and ask questions of the ringers and director.
Cast of Bronze performs on 331 handbells and chimes including: seven and a half octaves of American made Schulmerich handbells, six octaves of Malmark Choir Chimes, five octaves of English made Whitechapel handbells, three octaves of Dutch made Petit and Fritsen handbells, three octaves of BoomWhackers and two and a half octaves of DeskSet bells, and two octaves of R.H. Mayland handbells manufactured in the 1880s.
Renowned for their musicianship and technical prowess, Cast of Bronze has delighted audiences in concerts throughout Louisiana, Oklahoma, Colorado, Wyoming, Kansas, Missouri, Arkansas, Mississippi, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Tennessee, Ohio, Nebraska, Kentucky, and Texas. They performed in 11 concerts with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, been a featured performing ensemble for the Handbell Musicians of America National Seminar, Plano Civic Chorus, Dallas Women's Chorus, American Guild of Organists, members of the Ft. Worth Symphony Orchestra and have commissioned advanced music for handbells. Cast of Bronze released their first CD titled "Opening Night".
Cast of Bronze Handbell Concert
- First Presbyterian Church