Handbell Home Concert

  • April 26, 2024 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Concordia University Irvine Center for Worship and Performing Arts

    1530 Concordia
    Irvine, California 92612
Description

Handbell Home Concert


Friday, April 26 | 7:00 PM  (Duration: 75 minutes
CU Center

Concert Handbells Alex Guebert, director
Spirit Handbells Erik Der, director
Resound Handbell  Quartet

Save the date for a world-class handbell concert from one of the nation's top handbell programs. Concordia's Home Handbell Concert is a showcase of sacred, classical, popular, and new music - using over 140 handbells, hand chimes and other instruments. This will be the last public concert to be held in Concordia's CU-Center before it is closed for renovation. This is your last chance to experience the CU-Center in its original state. We hope you'll join us for this special occasion! Student artwork to commemorate the CU Center will be on display. 

Concert Handbells and Spirit Bells are the touring ensembles of Concordia, representing a program that has become highly respected internationally for its performances and for its preparation of handbell musicians and directors. They have performed in 12 nations of Asia, Europe, and Australia as well as 38 states and provinces of North America. Together, they perform some of the highest difficulty of handbell repertoire at a virtuosic level, including original compositions written by faculty and student composers.  They are also featured annually across the nation during Concordia’s made-for-TV PBS Special. 

Location:  On the campus of Concordia University Irvine, Center for Worship and Performing Arts (CU Center)

Parking and Walking: Please park in the main lot (parking is free)

Tickets: Tickets are free but required to gain entrance. Recommended Donation: $15. Your donations go straight to ensuring high quality handbell performances in the future. 


 

Date & Time

Fri, Apr 26, 2024 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Venue Details

Concordia University Irvine Center for Worship and Performing Arts

1530 Concordia
Irvine, California 92612 Concordia University Irvine Center for Worship and Performing Arts
Concordia University Irvine

Mission Statement

Concordia University Irvine, a comprehensive Lutheran Christian university guided by Christ's Great Commission, develops wise, honorable, and cultivated citizens to serve society and the church.

About Concordia
 

Concordia University Irvine, part of the Concordia University System, is a private, nonprofit Christian university that is proud to be one of the founding institutions of higher education in Irvine, California. For nearly 50 years, we have prepared students to be wise, honorable, and cultivated citizens through a distinctive Lutheran education.

Today, we educate nearly 5,000 students on campus and online, and our alumni network has grown to over 25,000 worldwide. Ranked nationally among the “Top Performers on Social Mobility” universities by U.S. News & World Report. Once you become a Golden Eagle, you’ll be part of a close, caring community that’s committed to helping you grow personally, professionally, and spiritually.

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