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“Ah, Holy Jesus”

for 2-3 octaves handbells or handchimes

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A very easy arrangement of the Johann Cruger hymn with a new harmonization.

AGEHR Level: 1
Time: ~2 min.
to be published in 2011 or 2012



“Be Joyful, Mary”

for 3-5 octaves handbells

A short, easy arrangement of the hymn tune REGINA CAELI.

AGEHR Level: 1
Time: ~2 min.
composed in 2005; contact Matthew Prins for information



“Breathe on Me, Breath of God”

for 3-5 octaves handbells

A beginning choir’s arrangement of the classic hymn.

AGEHR Level: 1
Time: ~2 min.

arranged in 2004; contact Matthew Prins for more information



“Bring a Torch, Jeanette, Isabella”

for 4-octave handbell choir

Simple, short arrangement of the well-known Christmas tune. Track 14 of Emmanuel Shall Come to Thee‘s CD Noël.

AGEHR Level: 1+
Time: <1 min.

arranged in 2009; contact Matthew Prins for more information



“My Redeemer Lives”

for 3 octaves handbells

A short, musically very easy arrangement of the DUKE STREET hymn tune. A great way to practice various techniques, including mart, mart lift, echo, shake, thumb damp, and more. Arranged for the 2006 James River Ringers Annual Ringers’ Workshop.

AGEHR Level: 1+
Time: ~1½ min.

arranged in 2006; contact Matthew Prins for more information



“Until the Son of God Appears”

for solo carillon and 3-4 octave handbell choir

Simple, short arrangement combining “Verbum Supernum, Prodiens” and “Veni Emmanuel.” Track 16 of Emmanuel Shall Come to Thee‘s CD Noël.

AGEHR Level: 1
Time: ~1 min.

arranged in 2009; contact Matthew Prins for more information