Friday, May 2, 2014 8:00pm
The Alleluia Ringers, just one of Concordia University’s fine musical groups, is comprised of 14 undergraduate students who ring 6 octaves (73 bells) and 6 1/2 octaves of handchimes (79). The group is chosen by audition each fall. This is the 27th year under the direction of Dr. John Behnke.
Besides performing throughout the United States, The Alleluia Ringers has made 3 tours of Germany, 2 tours of Norway, and performed twice at national events of The American Guild of English Handbell Ringers (AGEHR).
Director, Dr. John Behnke, serves as Professor of Music at Concordia University Wisconsin. He is highly acclaimed as an organ recitalist and teacher, handbell director and clinician, and composer of church music. His compositions are in print with seventeen different publishers in the United States, Taiwan, and Germany, and he has been the recipient of ASCAP composers grants each year since 1998.
Tickets: $17, $12
Tickets available at the Door at 7:00 PM.
Handbell Association of Greater St. Louis
St. Louis Archdioceasn Handbell Choir