N E W S

Cast of Bronze, a community handbell ensemble from Dallas, will be performing their 18th annual Christmas concerts Saturday,  December 14th at 7:00 pm at Arlington Chinese Church (Arlington, TX) and Sunday, December 15th at 5:00 pm at Central Christian Church Dallas, TX).

This year's program entitled "Joy to the World!" will include a song of the same title. This piece is newly published and spectacular! There will also be Christmas carols like Hark! The Herald Angels Sing, Deck the Halls, O Come, O Come Emmanuel, and more. Come and hear other Christmas favorites, such as Greensleeves, For Unto Us a Child is Born, and Bach's Alleluia from Cantata 142. Holiday classics like Sleigh Ride, Marche from the Nutcracker, and White Christmas.  There is something for EVERYONE!

 

Come and join us for a fun-filled informal concert of sacred and popular Christmas music that is free and open to the public. Come see and hear the largest 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.

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I N F O

Cast of Bronze performs on more than 350 handbells and chimes including: 7 and a half octaves of American made Schulmerich handbells, 6 octaves of Malmark Choir Chimes, 5 octaves of English made Whitechapel handbells, 3 octaves of Dutch made Petit and Fritsen handbells, 3 octaves of BoomWhackers and 2.5 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".

E V E N T Sā€‹

DEC

13

Private Christmas Event

Friday @ 7:00 pm

Highland Springs Senior Living Community

8000 Frankfurt Rd

Dallas, TX  75252

DEC

14

Free Christmas Concert

Saturday @ 7:00 pm

Arlington Chinese Church

805 Oakwood Ln

Arlington, TX 76012

DEC

15

 

Free Christmas Concert

Sunday @ 5:00pm

Central Christian Churchā€‹

4711 Westside Drive

Dallas, TX 75209

JAN

12

CoB Auditions

5:30 - 8:00pm

Central Christian Church

Contact Chris Nabors for more information

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© 2019 by Cast of Bronze. A community handbell ensemble from Dallas, Texas.

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