Hope Publishing Logo
 
rbsh

For our recent best-selling choral selections, click here.
For all of our best-sellers, visit our new best-sellers page!



HALLELUJAH (Handbell)

This Leonard Cohen song has been covered by a number of recording artists and even made an appearance in Shrek. Known around the globe, it has become a standard inspirational song, leading Joel Raney to set it for 3-5 octave handbells and optional Handchimes and Synth. Ringers will enjoy the serenity and beauty of the steady 8th-note patterns that accompany the .... (more)

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2674 3-5 oct. w/opt. 3-5 oct. handchimes & synth $5.50 View Sample
2674P Synth Part $7.50
26746DP 3-5 oct. w/opt. 3-5 oct. handchimes & synth
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$5.50
2674P1DP Synth Part
Digital Print - Minimum Order 1
$7.50



10,000 REASONS (Handbell)

Peggy Bettcher has provided a flowing arrangement of this popular new worship song by Jonas Myrin and Matt Redman. For 3-5 octaves of handbells, this arrangement utilizes suspended, malleted bells to accompany the melody in the second verse, and a lighter texture with thought-provoking harmonies to open the third. Level 2+ with minimal bell changes makes this perfect for the intermediate-level .... (more)

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2694 3-5 oct $5.50 View Sample
26946DP 3-5 oct
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$5.50



I WONDER AS I WANDER (Handbell)

The ethereal sound of singing bells opens this 3-5 octave arrangement which combines two haunting Christmas melodies, the Appalachian folk tune "I Wonder as I Wander" and "Coventry Carol." These two carols are artistically woven together to create a beautiful, contemplative composition, making this a poignant addition to any Christmas service or program. 3-5 oct.

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2697 3-5 oct. $5.50 View Sample
26976DP 3-5 oct.
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$5.50



GLORIOUS CELEBRATION (Handbell)

This dynamic, original handbell setting by Cynthia Dobrinski is a great way to set the mood for any joyous occasion. The energizing opening is a buildup of sound as the handbells create a resounding crescendo from a single note into a full chord presentation. Whether for Easter morning, Pentecost, or concert, this is an easily learned selection that is bound to .... (more)

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2678 3-6 oct. $5.25 View Sample
26786DP 3-6 oct.
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$5.25



EL SHADDAI (Handbell)

This powerful Christian contemporary song has carved a lasting place in the hearts and minds of worshippers. Rising like a whisper, the quiet legato ringing of the opening quickly gives way to a driving syncopated rhythm on mallets. Lush legato ringing and the echo technique provide contrast in the middle before returning to the unbounded energy of mallets and a bold, .... (more)

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2667 3-5 oct $5.50 View Sample
26676DP 3-5 oct
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$5.50



YOU ARE MINE (Handbell)

Lloyd Larson takes this wonderful David Haas hymn and creates an inspiring handbell setting which is sure to enrich any worship gathering. The memorable melody, combined with the song's message of hope and assurance, makes this useful for general worship, discipleship, confirmation, baptism and many other occasions..

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2696 3-5 oct. $5.50 View Sample
26966DP 3-5 oct.
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$5.50



AMAZING GRACE (MY CHAINS ARE GONE) (Choral|Vocal)

With Celtic underpinnings, Joel Raney has turned this gripping, contemporary ballad into a perfect worship anthem, paired with John Newton's classic hymn, "Amazing Grace." Its crowning glory is found in the powerful refrain, "My chains are gone, I've been set free. My God, my Savior has ransomed me." The additional rhythm parts are completely optional, but highly recommended. These contain parts .... (more)

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
C 5644 SATB w/opt. Rhythm $2.25 View Sample
C 5644C Performance/Accomp. CD $29.95
C 5644R Rhythm Parts $26.95
C 5807 SAB w/opt. Rhythm $2.25 View Sample
C 5886 Two Part Mixed $2.25 View Sample
2683 3-5 oct. w/opt. 8 Handchimes $5.50 View Sample
8654 Med. Voice Vocal Solo Key of D(Solo) $5.95
C 6090 TTBB $2.25 View Sample
C 60906DP TTBB
Digital Print - Minimum Order 10
$2.25
8857 Vocal Duet - 2 Medium Voices Key of D(Duet) $5.95 View Sample
88571DP Vocal Duet - 2 Medium Voices Key of D(Duet)
Digital Print - Minimum Order 1
$5.95
26836DP 3-5 oct. w/opt. 8 Handchimes
Digital Print - Minimum Order 10
$5.50
C 58866DP Two Part Mixed
Digital Print - Minimum Order 10
$2.25
86541DP Med. Voice Vocal Solo Key of D(Solo)
Digital Print - Minimum Order 1
$5.95
C 58076DP SAB w/opt. Rhythm
Digital Print - Minimum Order 10
$2.25
C 5644C1DP Performance/Accomp. CD
Digital Print - Minimum Order 1
$29.95
C 56446DP SATB w/opt. Rhythm
Digital Print - Minimum Order 10
$2.25
C 5644R1DP Rhythm Parts
Digital Print - Minimum Order 1
$26.95



GREAT IS THY FAITHFULNESS (Handbell)

Cathy Moklebust offers a sensitive arrangement of William Runyan's beloved hymn tune, FAITHFULNESS, beginning with a simple original melody, and progressing to a tender, gentle treatment of the tune. The pleasant nature of the hymnís harmonization turns serious and somber, then peaceful and comforting, before building to a joyful final verse. There are no parentheses or brackets in the score, making .... (more)

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2671 3-5 oct. w/opt. 3 oct. handchimes $5.50 View Sample
26716DP 3-5 oct. w/opt. 3 oct. handchimes
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$5.50



YOU RAISE ME UP (Handbell)

This inspirational song was based on a traditional Irish tune and first appeared as an instrumental piece on the Secret Garden album "Once in a Red Moon." The lyrics were later added and in 2003 David Foster arranged it for the singing sensation, Josh Groban. Joel Raney's setting highlights the Celtic flavor with the addition of cello to accompany the bells .... (more)

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2592 3-5 Oct. w/opt. 3-5 Oct. Handchimes & Cello (or Digital Strings) $5.50 View Sample
2592P Cello part $5.00
25926DP 3-5 Oct. w/opt. 3-5 Oct. Handchimes & Cello (or Digital Strings)
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$5.50
2592P1DP Cello part
Digital Print - Minimum Order 1
$5.00



DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE (Handbell)

This (AGEHR) level 3+ setting reflects the joy of both the tune and the text of this beloved gospel song - "I'm Gonna Lay Down My Sword and Shielf...Gonna study war no more." The rhythmic feel is that of a gentle, easy swing over a walking bass line, created with the stopped sounds played with mallets, and the customary, occasional syncopations. .... (more)

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2684 3-5 oct. w/opt. Clarinet, Bass & ad lib Drums $4.95 View Sample
2684P Director's Score, Clarinet & Bass Parts $15.00
26846DP 3-5 oct. w/opt. Clarinet, Bass & ad lib Drums
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95
2684P1DP Director's Score, Clarinet & Bass Parts
Digital Print - Minimum Order 1
$15.00



EASTER BELLS (Handbell)

The unbridled joy of Easter morning is brilliantly reflected in this ingenious pairing of LASST UNS ERFREUEN ("All Creatures of Our God and King") and EASTER HYMN ("Christ the Lord Is Risen Today"). Arranger Michael Ryan has made this accessible and exciting for all 2-3 octave choirs. 2-3 oct.

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2675 2-3 oct. $4.95 View Sample
2742 3-5 oct. $4.95
26756DP 2-3 oct.
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95
27426DP 3-5 oct.
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95



LET ALL THINGS NOW LIVING (Handbell)

This stunning new setting of ASH GROVE is playful and exuberant, dancing across the pages from the first note to the last. Choirs are encouraged to ring the 3/4 tempo with a sparkling feeling of one pulse per measure. Ringers of all ages will enjoy the excitement created throughout...making it easily learned. 3-5 oct.

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2681 3-5 oct. $4.95 View Sample
26816DP 3-5 oct.
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95



HOW CAN I KEEP FROM SINGING? (Handbell)

In this arrangement of Robert Lowry's beloved hymn, composer Cathy Moklebust has paid particular attention to the word "singing" through rhythmic and chordal punctuation, and through use of the Singing Bell technique. Both versions of the tune are used; Robert Lowry's original lyric, flowing version in ĺ meter, which uses plenty of LV and the optional use of handchimes, and the .... (more)

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2690 2-3 oct. w/opt. 2-3 oct. Handchimes $4.95 View Sample
2693 3-5 oct. w/opt. 2-3 oct. Handchimes $4.95 View Sample
26936DP 3-5 oct. w/opt. 2-3 oct. Handchimes
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95
26906DP 2-3 oct. w/opt. 2-3 oct. Handchimes
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95



FANTASY ON KINGSFOLD (Handbell)

H. Dean Wagner's Fantasy on Kingsfold has been a "best seller" in the Agape/Hope catalog since its publication in 2000. For the first time, it is now available with a full orchestration provided by Michael Glasgow. This dynamic setting, which is based on an old English folk tune, moves from intimate to majestic with colorful harmonies and the optional use of .... (more)

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2134 3-5 oct. $4.95 View Sample
2134O Orchestration $69.95
2134O1DP Orchestration
Digital Print - Minimum Order 1
$69.95
21346DP 3-5 oct.
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95



CALYPSO ON "HE LEADETH ME" (Handbell)

"Calypso on 'He Leadeth Me'" is a happy and care-free rendition of the William Bradbury hymn tune. The syncopated melody, colorful accompaniment and optional Latin percussion all combines to give the impression of a Caribbean beachside service. The Percussion packet includes a Conductor's Score and parts for Claves, Maracas/Shaker, Guiro, & Bongos/Conga.

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2609 3-6 Oct. w/opt. Percussion $4.95 View Sample
2609P Percussion Parts $15.00
26096DP 3-6 Oct. w/opt. Percussion
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95
2609P1DP Percussion Parts
Digital Print - Minimum Order 1
$15.00



I WANT JESUS TO WALK WITH ME (Handbell)

From arranger Tammy Waldrop here is a rhythmic, soulful setting of this popular spiritual. Staccato sections contrast with smooth sustained passages featuring optional chimes. Performance should take into account the dynamic visual aspect of this piece with its gyros, pluck-lifts, mort-lifts, shakes and vibrato.

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2635 3-6 oct. (level 2+) w/ opt. 2 oct. handchimes $4.95 View Sample
26356DP 3-6 oct. (level 2+) w/ opt. 2 oct. handchimes
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95



CELEBRATE WITH GLADNESS (Handbell)

Bursting with energy, this new setting from Susan Geschke leaps from the pages and is immediately engaging. Mallets, marts, mart lifts, shakes, the echo technique, and even a grace note will keep your ringers on their toes. Level 2 for 2-3 octaves, this piece is ideal for concert, worship, or festivals. 2-3 oct.

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2668 2-3 oct. $4.95 View Sample
26686DP 2-3 oct.
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95



RESOUNDING JOY (Handbell)

It's hard not to smile when ringing Susan Geschke's latest original piece! Malleting, shakes, marts, and echo technique add sparkle to this happy selection. Appropriate throughout the year for worship, concerts, or festivals, this selection will lift the spirits of any audience!

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2682 3-5 oct $4.95 View Sample
26826DP 3-5 oct
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95



PRAISE TO THE LORD, THE ALMIGHTY (Handbell)

This powerful, bold statement of praise is sure to add an element of excitement to any worship service or concert setting. The forceful opening and closing statements of the theme make liberal use of the martellato lift and shake techniques, while the middle section uses optional treble chimes to create a more reflective mood. Unexpected harmonies add a new element of .... (more)

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2657 3-6 oct (level 3) $4.95 View Sample
26576DP 3-6 oct (level 3)
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95



GOD REST YE MERRY, GENTLEMEN (Handbell)

Malleted handbells combined with a colorful splash of handchimes for special effects, bring to life this dynamic presentation for 3-6 octaves. Once again, Arnold Sherman has adapted a piano work of Joel Raney's and created a masterful handbell setting, ideal for Christmas concerts or worship services. The ringers will enjoy the rhythmic energy and fresh approach to this Christmas classic. 3-6 .... (more)

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2699 3-6 oct. w/opt. 3 oct. Handchimes $5.25 View Sample
26996DP 3-6 oct. w/opt. 3 oct. Handchimes
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$5.25



NOW THE GREEN BLADE RISETH (Sing We Now of Christmas) (Choral|Handbell)

This Kevin McChesney setting is an uplifting arrangement reflecting the Easter text Now the Green Blade Riseth. The choral setting of the beloved French Carol, NOEL N OUVELET, includes both the words to the original Christmas carol, "Sing We Now of Christmas" and J.M.C. Crum's words for Easter. The handbell setting uses 3-5 octaves of bells and has driving rhythmic energy .... (more)

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
1892 3-5 octaves $4.95 View Sample
1892O Orchestral Parts $29.95
1892OB Band Orchestration $29.95
C 5161 S(S)ATB w/opt. 3-5 oct. handbell accomp. $2.20 View Sample
18926DP 3-5 octaves
Digital Print - Minimum Order 10
$4.95
C 51616DP S(S)ATB w/opt. 3-5 oct. handbell accomp.
Digital Print - Minimum Order 10
$2.20
1892O1DP Orchestral Parts
Digital Print - Minimum Order 1
$29.95
1892OB 1DP Band Orchestration
Digital Print - Minimum Order 1
$29.95



EASY TO RING PRAISE & WORSHIP (Handbell)

Available in 3-5 or 2-3 octaves.

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2220 3-5 oct. handbells or handchimes L1-2 $14.95 View Sample
2267 2-3 oct. $14.95 View Sample
22206DP 3-5 oct. handbells or handchimes L1-2
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$14.95
22676DP 2-3 oct.
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$14.95



GO DOWN, MOSES (Handbell)

While not difficult to play, Bill Ingram's setting of this beloved spiritual is full of rhythmic drive. It works very well with 3, 4 or 5 octaves of bells without many of the () signs cluttering the page. 3-5 oct.

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2669 3-5 oct. $4.95 View Sample
26696DP 3-5 oct.
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95



I'M JUST A POOR WAYFARING STRANGER (Handbell)

This arrangement invokes the style of American Mountain and Bluegrass music. The opening malleted bass line mimics the plucked strings of the acoustic bass, the treble thumb-damped chords resemble the "chop" of the mandolin, and the melody sings forth as a violin in a mournful low register. This is arranged for 3-5 octaves with optional 3 octave handchimes.

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2343 3-5 oct. w/opt. 3 oct. Handchimes $4.95 View Sample
23436DP 3-5 oct. w/opt. 3 oct. Handchimes
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95



CELTIC GRACE (Handbell)

Weaving together original melodies with phrases from "Amazing Grace," Susan Geschke's latest piece reflects a sense of quiet joy with a Celtic flavor. With no bell changes, this piece is delightfully fun to play the sprinkling of staccato notes throughout will give your ringers just the right amount of challenge.

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2545 3-5 Oct. $4.95 View Sample
25456DP 3-5 Oct.
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95



FIREWORK (Handbell)

Katy Perry's record-breaking, Grammy-nominated song of encouraging affirmation is given an accessible and fun treatment for bells and chimes by Michael Glasgow. Optional Rhythm Parts for Guitar, Bass, Synth and Drums support the bells and capture the familiar hooks of this pop sensation - a terrific choice for concerts, special events, and festivals (especially youth festivals!).

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2654 3-7 oct. (level 3+) $5.50 View Sample
2654C Performance/Accompaniment CD $29.95
2654R Rhythm Parts: Guitar, Bass, Synth & Drums $15.00
26546DP 3-7 oct. (level 3+)
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$5.50
2654R1DP Rhythm Parts: Guitar, Bass, Synth & Drums
Digital Print - Minimum Order 1
$15.00



WONDERFUL CROSS, THE with NEAR THE CROSS (Handbell)

This extremely popular contemporary song which takes Isaac Watts and Lowell Mason's "When I Survey the Wondrous Cross" and adds a new praise chorus has been newly arranged by Lloyd Larson. The addition of a portion of "Near the Cross" makes this an ideal selection for Holy Week. The separate 3-5 oct. Handbell Setting can serve as an optional accompaniment or .... (more)

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2676 3-5 oct $5.50 View Sample
C 5867 SATB w/opt. 3-5 oct. Handbell Accomp. $2.25 View Sample
26766DP 3-5 oct
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$5.50
C 58676DP SATB w/opt. 3-5 oct. Handbell Accomp.
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$2.25



CAROL OF THE BELLS (Handbell)

Arranger Kerry Boyce captures the joy of Christmas with this delightful setting for 2 octave bell choirs. The arrangement begins with a quiet opening, then picks up energy through the key change and moves into a powerful closing section, which features voices moving in opposite directions.

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2275 2 oct. $4.95 View Sample
22756DP 2 oct.
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95



WE GATHER TOGETHER (Handbell)

Set in a gentle jazz waltz, Joel Raney "swings the eighth notes" in a delightful setting on this great hymn of Thanksgiving for 3-5 octave handbells and handchimes. A moving bass line is created by use of mallets, and combined with various bell techniques creates a satisfying presentation. 3-5 oct.

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2656 3-5 oct (level 3) w/opt 3-5 oct handchimes $4.95 View Sample
26566DP 3-5 oct (level 3) w/opt 3-5 oct handchimes
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95



HOW CAN I KEEP FROM SINGING? (Handbell)

In this arrangement of Robert Lowry's beloved hymn, composer Cathy Moklebust has paid particular attention to the word "singing" through rhythmic and chordal punctuation, and through use of the Singing Bell technique. Both versions of the tune are used; Robert Lowry's original lyric, flowing version in ĺ meter, which uses plenty of LV and the optional use of handchimes, and the .... (more)

Qty Code # Description Price View Listen
2690 2-3 oct. w/opt. 2-3 oct. Handchimes $4.95 View Sample
2693 3-5 oct. w/opt. 2-3 oct. Handchimes $4.95 View Sample
26936DP 3-5 oct. w/opt. 2-3 oct. Handchimes
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95
26906DP 2-3 oct. w/opt. 2-3 oct. Handchimes
Digital Print - Minimum Order 6
$4.95