Upcoming Events with Bells of the Lakes
Exciting concerts in November!
Purchase tickets here.
Saturday, November 4, 2017: 7:30pm Concert at Buetow Auditorium, Concordia St. Paul An American Portrait
Bells of the Lakes will be joined by the St. Olaf Handbell Ensemble and string ensemble as we perform Copland’s Lincoln Portrait. Tickets on sale now.
Friday, November 3, 2017: 7:30pm Concert at Boe Chapel, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN An American Portrait
Bells of the Lakes will be joined by the St. Olaf Handbell Ensemble and string ensemble as we perform Copland’s Lincoln Portrait.
Saturday, March 3, 2018 8:30-4:00 pm
North Heights Lutheran Church
1700 Hwy 96 W, Arden Hills, MN 55112
Save the date to join us for Bellfest 2018! This annual massed ringing event brings together handbell ensembles from across the upper Midwest to work with a guest conductor and perform a concert together. This year we are pleased to announce that Carolynne Mathis will be joining us at Bellfest as our guest conductor. Repertoire and registration materials will be online August 1.
Meet guest conductor Carolynne Mathis. Carolynne directs the handbell program at Concordia University- St. Paul and serves as Director of Music and Worship at Faith Lutheran Church in Coon Rapids. She is an active clinician at national and area handbell events.
Bells of the Lakes is a community handbell ensemble representing the Twin Cities of Minnesota and is directed by William H. Mathis, a nationally known conductor and arranger of handbell and choral music. Bells of the Lakes maintains a membership in the Handbell Musicians of America and supports the work and activities of Area VII.