The Hal Leonard Handbell Method by Beverly Simpson. For three octaves of handbells or tonechimes.
64 pages, 13 songs, and a very handy Index of Terms on the inside back cover.
The Hal Leonard Handbell Method is designed for anyone just learning to ring handbells. Whether you're an experienced musician or you don't read music at all yet, this step-by-step guide will teach you the basic skills and techniques you need for ringing in a handbell or handchime choir.
Ringing & Damping; Basic Music Reading; Practice and Performance Pieces; Staccato Techniques; Dynamics; Stretches and Warm-Ups; and more! A helpful Director's Guide is also included, offering insights and rehearsal suggestions for several pieces in the book. Instructional material is demonstrated clearly with photos and illustrations throughout.