Previous Repertoire by Year

Click on a festival title to expand that year's repertoire! (Festivals from 1984-2009 were AGEHR Southern Colorado Festivals. Festivals since 2010 have been Southern Colorado Handbell Alliance Festivals.)

1st SOCO Handbell Festival — January 21, 1984 — Joanne Schendel, Clinician

  1. Joyful Praise (Hopson; no level) — Massed Choirs
  2. Fantasy on "Westminster Quarters" (Hopson; L3-) — Massed Choirs
  3. Edelweiss (Rogers, arr. Wilson/Weck; L3) — Tins
  4. Christmas Joy (arr. Zabel; no level) — Tins
  5. Olympic Fanfare (Arnaud, arr. Currier; no level) — Coppers
  6. Carol of the Bells (Leontovich, arr. Morris; no level) — Coppers
  7. Grazioso (Allured; unknown level) — Massed Choirs
  8. Glorious Things of Thee are Spoken (Haydn, arr. McKechnie; no level) — Massed Choirs
  9. Materna (Ward, arr. Garee; L3) — Massed Choirs

2nd SOCO Handbell Festival — February 16, 1985 — Glena M. Kratzer, Clinician

  1. The Star-Spangled Banner (Smith, arr. Ivey; no level)
  2. Canticle of Hope (Dobrinski; no level)
  3. Trumpet Voluntary (Clark, arr. Garee; L3)
  4. Hopak (Mussorgsky, arr. Young; unknown level)
  5. Festival March (Lloyd; no level)
  6. Praise Ye the Lord of Hosts (Saint-Saëns, arr. Ward; L1)
  7. Festive Finale on "All Creatures of Our God and King" (arr. Wagner; no level)

3rd SOCO Handbell Festival — February 22, 1986 — John Payne, Clinician

  1. Procession (Zabel; L1)
  2. America (arr. Garee; no level)
  3. Fairest Lord Jesus (arr. Kinyon; no level)
  4. Sakura Melody Fanfare (arr. Kodama; L2)
  5. Hoe-Down for Handbells (Tucker; unknown level)
  6. Shenandoah (arr. Hopson; L2)
  7. Glorious Things of Thee are Spoken (Haydn, arr. McKechnie; no level)

4th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 21, 1987 — Jane Anderson, Clinician

  1. Processional on "All Glory, Laud and Honor" (Teschner, arr. Dobrinski; no level)
  2. Soliloquy for Bells (Buckwalter; no level)
  3. Fanfare and Festival Dance (Frey; L3)
  4. Nocturne in E Minor (Dobrinski; no level)
  5. The Rainbow Connection (Williams/Ascher, arr. Garee; L4)
  6. Materna (Ward, arr. Garee; L3)
  7. This is My Father's World (Sheppard, arr. McKechnie; no level)

5th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 20, 1988 — Bill Waggener, Clinician

  1. Proclaim His Glory (McChesney; unknown level)
  2. Canticle of Hope (Dobrinski; no level)
  3. Glockenchorspass (Cheek; no level)
  4. Rondo Passacaglia (Dobrinski; L3+)
  5. Annie Laurie (arr. Allured; L4)
  6. Variations on "O Worship the King" (Haydn, arr. Hopson; no level)
  7. Fanfare Prelude on "Old Hundredth" (arr. Wagner; no level)

6th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 25, 1989 — Lee J. Afdahl, Clinician

  1. Trumpet Voluntary (Clark, arr. Garee; L3)
  2. How Firm a Foundation (arr. McKechnie; no level)
  3. What Wondrous Love is This (arr. Wagner; L1)
  4. It is Well With My Soul (Bliss, arr. Page; no level)
  5. Joyful Celebration (Cheek; L4+)
  6. Dry Bones (arr. Boersma; no level)
  7. Festive Finale on "All Creatures of Our God and King" (arr. Wagner; no level)

7th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 24, 1990 — Margaret R. Tucker, Clinician

  1. Festival Procession (Strauss, arr. Wagner; no level)
  2. Rejoice and Be Glad (McChesney; L4)
  3. Festival Piece on "Nicaea" (Dykes, arr. Harlan; no level)
  4. The All-American Hometown Band (Noona/Noona, arr. Wood; L4)
  5. Peals of Praise (Tucker; L3+)
  6. A Gaelic Blessing (Rutter, arr. Parrish; no level)
  7. We the People (arr. Dobrinski; no level)

8th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 23, 1991 — Bill Waggener, Clinician

  1. Procession (Zabel; L1)
  2. Nocturne No. 4 in C Major (Dobrinski; no level)
  3. The Day of Resurrection (Smart, arr. McChesney; no level)
  4. Renaissance (Lowther; no level)
  5. The Rainbow Connection (Williams/Ascher, arr. Garee; L4)
  6. A Song of Gladness (Dobrinski; no level)
  7. Rondo Jubilate (Wagner; L3)

9th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 22, 1992 — June Beck, Clinician

  1. Olympic Fanfare (Arnaud, arr. Currier; no level) — Massed Choirs
  2. Rejoice, the Lord is King! (Darwell, arr. McChesney; no level) — Massed Choirs
  3. The Lord's Prayer (Malotte, arr. Dobrinski; no level) — Massed Choirs
  4. Canterbury Chimes (Wagner; no level) — Tins
  5. With Timbrel and Dance (Tucker; L2) — Tins
  6. Beneath the Cross of Jesus (arr. Sanders; L3) — Coppers
  7. Rondo Festivo (Dobrinski; no level) — Coppers
  8. Resounding Joy (McChesney; L4) — Massed Choirs
  9. Hymn to Joy (Beethoven/Hodges, arr. Keller; L3) — Massed Choirs

10th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 20, 1993 — Kevin McChesney, Clinician

  1. Festival Piece on "Nicaea" (Dykes, arr. Harlan; no level)
  2. Gypsy Dance (McChesney; L4-)
  3. The Gift of Love (arr. Hopson; L1)
  4. Vivace (McKlveen/Gothson; no level)
  5. Annie Laurie (arr. Allured; L4)
  6. Selections from "The Phantom of the Opera" (Weber, arr. Wagner; no level)
  7. Contemplation (Dobrinski; no level)
  8. Triumph and Glory (McChesney; L4)

11th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 19, 1994 — William Mathis, Clinician

  1. Fanfare Prelude on "Aurelia" (arr. D. Wagner) — Massed Choirs
  2. We Three Kings (Hopkins, Jr., arr. Dobrinski; no level) — Massed Choirs
  3. Come, Christians, Join to Sing (arr. Dobrinski; L3) — Massed Choirs
  4. Spirit of God (Atkinson, arr. DeWell; L2) — Tins
  5. A Glad Alleluia (McChesney; no level) — Tins
  6. Down by the Riverside (arr. Sherman; no level) — Coppers
  7. Festiva (McChesney; no level) — Coppers
  8. The Wizard of Oz (Hamburg/Arlen, arr. Wagner; no level) — Massed Choirs
  9. All Hail the Power of Jesus' Name (Holden, arr. McKechnie; no level) — Massed Choirs

12th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 18, 1995 — James Smith, Clinician

  1. Fanfare Prelude on "Old Hundredth" (arr. Wagner; no level)
  2. A Christmas Triptych (arr. Shram; no level)
  3. Grand March (McChesney; L2)
  4. My Faith Looks Up to Thee (Young, arr. McChesney; L2+)
  5. When Morning Gilds the Skies (arr. McKechnie; no level)
  6. Blessed Assurance (Knapp/Bach, arr. Dobrinski; no level)
  7. People of Joy (Stephenson; L3+)

13th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 18, 1996 — Hart Morris, Clinician

  1. Festive Fanfare on "The Ash Grove" (arr. Linker/McFadden; L3)
  2. Holy, Holy, Holy (Dykes, arr. McChesney; no level)
  3. Hymn of Promise (Sleeth, arr. Thompson; L3)
  4. To God Be the Glory (Doane, arr. Dobrinski; no level)
  5. He's Got the Whole World in His Hands (arr. Morris; L4)
  6. Mancini Magic (Mancini, arr. Wagner; L3)
  7. Festival (McChesney; no level)

14th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 15, 1997 — Arnold Sherman, Clinician

  1. Festive Finale on "All Creatures of Our God and King" (arr. Wagner; no level)
  2. Song of Remembrance (Sherman; no level)
  3. Coronation (arr. McChesney; L4)
  4. Gaudeamus (Sherman; no level)
  5. Brethren, We Have Met to Worship (Moore, arr. Littleton; L3)
  6. Leroy Anderson in Concert (Anderson, arr. Wagner; no level)
  7. For All the Saints (Williams, arr. McChesney; L2)

15th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 21, 1998 — Bill Alexander, Clinician

  1. The Music of the Spheres (arr. McChesney; L4)
  2. Do Lord (arr. Ingram; L3+)
  3. Conversation (Laurence; L2)
  4. Season of Joy (McKlveen; L4)
  5. Feliz Navidad (arr. Morris; L4)
  6. Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing (Wyeth, arr. McChesney; L2+)
  7. God of Grace and God of Glory (Hughes, arr. McChesney; L3)
  8. Siyahamba (arr. Hopson; L3)
  9. Battle Hymn of the Republic (arr. Dobrinski; L3)

16th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 20, 1999 — Kevin McChesney, Clinician

  1. Procession of Praise (Sherman; L3)
  2. My Lord, What a Morning (arr. Behnke; L3)
  3. Be Thou My Vision (arr. McKlveen; L2)
  4. The Rejoicing (Handel, arr. Thompson; L2)
  5. When I Survey the Wondrous Cross (arr. Dobrinski; no level)
  6. Now the Green Blade Riseth (arr. McChesney; L3)
  7. When the Saints Go Marching In (arr. Sherman; L4)

17th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 19, 2000 — Phyllis Kirk, Clinician

  1. Andante Maestoso (Holst, arr. McChesney; L2)
  2. Simple Gifts (arr. Hopson; no level)
  3. As the Deer (Nystrom, arr. Cota; L3)
  4. Lord, I Lift Your Name on High (Founds, arr. McKechnie; L3)
  5. Make Me an Instrument of Thy Peace (McChesney; L2+)
  6. Joy in the Morning (Sleeth, arr. Thompson; L3)
  7. Meditation on "Beautiful Savior" (arr. Moklebust; L3)
  8. Ride the Chariot (arr. Morris; L4)
  9. To God Be the Glory (Doane, arr. Dobrinski; no level)

18th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 17, 2001 — William Payn, Clinician

  1. Handbell Odyssey (Strauss, arr. Stephenson; L3+)
  2. Rondo Jubilate (Wagner; L3)
  3. Almighty (Watson, arr. McChesney; L2)
  4. Nocturne in C Minor (Helman; L4)
  5. Once in Royal David's City (Gauntlett, arr. McChesney; L3)
  6. I Love You, Lord (Klein, arr. McChesney; L2)
  7. Prisms (Payn; L4)
  8. O For a Thousand Tongues (arr. Cota; L3)
  9. Osse Shalom (Hirsh, arr. Nelson; L3)
  10. Battle Hymn of the Republic (arr. Dobrinski; L3)

19th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 16, 2002 — Bill Alexander, Clinician

  1. Now Thank We All Our God (Bach, arr. Linker/McFadden; L3)
  2. Sing Praise to God (arr. McChesney; L4)
  3. Nocturne No. 2 (Helman; L3)
  4. Fantasy on a French Carol (arr. Hopson; L2+)
  5. Fantasy No. 1 in F Minor (Sherman; no level)
  6. Here I Am, Lord (Schutte, arr. Sherman; L2)
  7. Shades of Forest Green (arr. Waugh; L3)
  8. If Thou But Suffer God to Guide Thee (Neumark, arr. McChesney; L4-)
  9. Glorious Things of Thee are Spoken (Haydn, arr. McKechnie; no level)

20th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 15, 2003 — Kevin McChesney, Clinician

  1. Hymn to Joy (Beethoven/Hodges, arr. Keller; L3)
  2. The Blessing (McKlveen; no level)
  3. The Rejoicing (Handel, arr. Thompson; L2)
  4. Rondo Passacaglia (Dobrinski; L3+)
  5. As the Deer (Nystrom, arr. Cota; L3)
  6. Praise to the Lord (arr. McChesney; L3-)
  7. Meditation on "Beautiful Savior" (arr. Moklebust; L3)
  8. Now the Green Blade Riseth (arr. McChesney; L3)
  9. America the Beautiful (Ward, arr. Sherman; L3)

21st SOCO Handbell Festival — February 21, 2004 — Tim Waugh, Clinician

  1. Festival Piece on "Nicaea" (Dykes, arr. Harlan; no level)
  2. Shout to the Lord (Zschech, arr. Sherman; L2)
  3. Shades of Forest Green (arr. Waugh; L3)
  4. Festive Fanfare on "The Ash Grove" (arr. Linker/McFadden; L3)
  5. Brethren, We Have Met to Worship (arr. McChesney; L3-)
  6. Song of Remembrance (Sherman; no level)
  7. Symphonia on Hyfrydol (arr. McChesney; L4)
  8. Jesus, We Want to Meet (arr. Peery; L3+)
  9. Procession of the Nobles (Rimsky-Korsakov, arr. McChesney; L3+)

22nd SOCO Handbell Festival — February 19, 2005 — Michael Helman, Clinician

  1. Procession of Praise (Sherman; L3)
  2. Come, Thou Fount of Ev'ry Blessing (arr. Moklebust; L3)
  3. At the Manger (arr. Helman; L3)
  4. Blessed Assurance (Knapp/Bach, arr. Dobrinski; no level)
  5. A Simple Song of Praise (Sherman; L3)
  6. My Lord, What a Morning (arr. Behnke; L3)
  7. Jubilate (Helman; L3)
  8. Festival Rondo in C (Helman; L3+)
  9. Salute to America (arr. Linker/McFadden; L3)

23rd SOCO Handbell Festival — February 18, 2006 — Anna Laura Page, Clinician

  1. Music for the Royal Fireworks (Handel, arr. Mathis; L3+)
  2. Creation Will Be at Peace (Page; L3)
  3. Ding Dong Merrily on High (arr. Lamb; L2)
  4. The Sure Foundation (arr. Sherman; L4)
  5. Selections from "The Phantom of the Opera" (Weber, arr. Wagner; no level)
  6. Sweet, Sweet Spirit (Akers, arr. Lamb; L2+)
  7. CWM Rhondda Festal (Hughes, arr. Page; L3)
  8. All Hail King Jesus (Moody, arr. Ingram; L3)
  9. Battle Hymn of the Republic (arr. Dobrinski; L3)

24th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 17, 2007 — Cathy Moklebust, Clinician

  1. All Hail the Power of Jesus' Name (Holden, arr. McKechnie; no level)
  2. Come, Thou Fount of Ev'ry Blessing (arr. Moklebust; L3)
  3. Meditation on "Beautiful Savior" (arr. Moklebust; L3)
  4. Marche Triumphale (Helman; L4)
  5. Riu Riu Chiu (arr. Moklebust; L3-)
  6. God, Who Stretched Spangled Heavens (Walker, arr. Moklebust; L2+)
  7. Just As I Am (Bradbury, arr. McChesney; L3)
  8. Lamb of God (arr. Moklebust; L2)
  9. America the Beautiful (Ward, arr. Sherman; L3)

25th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 16, 2008 — William Payn, Clinician

  1. Festa (Sherman; L3-)
  2. O God, Beneath Thy Guiding Hand (Payn; no level)
  3. Masters in This Hall (arr. Edwards; L3)
  4. Now Thank We All Our God (arr. McChesney; no level)
  5. In Christ Alone (Getty/Townsend, arr. Cota; L3)
  6. Nocturne in C Minor (Helman; L4)
  7. A Cohan Celebration (Cohan, arr. Wagner; L3)
  8. Rondo Passacaglia (Dobrinski; L3+)
  9. Hymn to Joy (Beethoven/Hodges, arr. Keller; L3)

26th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 28, 2009 — Kevin McChesney, Clinician

  1. The Music of the Spheres (arr. McChesney; L4)
  2. Hymn of Promise (Sleeth, arr. Thompson; L3)
  3. Once in Royal David's City (Gauntlett, arr. McChesney; L3)
  4. Capriccio (McChesney; L5)
  5. God of Grace and God of Glory (Hughes, arr. McChesney; L3)
  6. My Lord, What a Morning (arr. Behnke; L3)
  7. Prelude to "Te Deum Laudamus" (Charpentier, arr. Thompson; L3)
  8. Leroy Anderson in Concert (Anderson, arr. Wagner; no level)
  9. National Hymn (Warren, arr. McChesney; L3-)

27th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 20, 2010 — Bill Alexander, Clinician

  1. Music for the Royal Fireworks (Handel, arr. Mathis; L3+)
  2. O For a Thousand Tongues (arr. Cota; L3)
  3. O Little Town of Bethlehem (Redner, arr. Moklebust; L3)
  4. Dixieland Swing on "What a Friend We Have in Jesus" (Converse, arr. Moklebust; L5)
  5. Grand March Redux (McChesney; L2)
  6. You Raise Me Up (Lovland/Graham, arr. Eithun; L3)
  7. Selections from "The Phantom of the Opera" (Weber, arr. Wagner; no level)
  8. O the Deep, Deep Love of Jesus (Williams, arr. Hakes; L3)
  9. Battle Hymn of the Republic (arr. Dobrinski; L3)

28th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 19, 2011 — Hart Morris, Clinician

  1. Entrata Esultante (Morris; L3)
  2. A Simple Song of Praise (Sherman; L3)
  3. For the Beauty of the Earth (Kocher, arr. Moklebust; L3)
  4. Holy, Holy, Holy (Dykes, arr. McChesney; no level)
  5. Grand March (McChesney; L2)
  6. Catalonian Carol (arr. Turner; L3)
  7. Gavotte from Symphony No. 4 (Boyce, arr. Tucker; L2)
  8. Ride the Chariot (arr. Morris; L4)
  9. Make Me an Instrument of Thy Peace (McChesney; L2+)

29th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 18, 2012 — Monica McGowan, Clinician

  1. The Strife is O'er (arr. McChesney; L3)
  2. Change Ring Prelude on "Divinum Mysterium" (arr. Gramann; L3+)
  3. The Rejoicing (Handel, arr. Thompson; L2)
  4. Fantasy on "King's Weston" (arr. Gramann; no level)
  5. Celtic Farewell (Lamb; L3-)
  6. From Everlasting to Everlasting (Turner; L3)
  7. Beach Spring Stomp (arr. Honoré; L3+)
  8. America the Beautiful (Ward, arr. Sherman; L3)

30th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 16, 2013 — Kevin McChesney, Clinician

  1. Festa (Sherman; L3-)
  2. Drum Carol (arr. McChesney; L3)
  3. When Morning Gilds the Skies (arr. McKechnie; no level)
  4. Voluntary (Hall/McChesney; L3)
  5. In Christ Alone (Getty/Townsend, arr. Cota; L3)
  6. Easter Song (Herring, arr. McChesney; L3)
  7. Blessed Assurance (Knapp/Bach, arr. Dobrinski; no level)
  8. Highland Cathedral (Korb/Roever, arr. Turner/McChesney; L3)
  9. National Hymn (Warren, arr. McChesney; L3-)

31st SOCO Handbell Festival — February 15, 2014 — Cathy Moklebust, Clinician

  1. When in Our Music God is Glorified (Sanford, arr. Moklebust; L2+)
  2. Come, Thou Fount of Ev'ry Blessing (arr. Moklebust; L3)
  3. O Little Town of Bethlehem (Redner, arr. Moklebust; L3)
  4. Rondeau (Mouret, arr. Sherman; L2)
  5. Sway (Ruiz, arr. Eithun; L3)
  6. Meditation on "Beautiful Savior" (arr. Moklebust; L3)
  7. Rejoice! He is Risen! (Moklebust; L2+)
  8. I Will Arise (arr. Compton; L3)
  9. Marche Triumphale (Helman; L4)

32nd SOCO Handbell Festival — February 14, 2015 — Tim Waugh, Clinician

  1. The Music of the Spheres (arr. McChesney; L4)
  2. Nocturne in C Minor (Helman; L4)
  3. Festal Dance (Waugh; L3)
  4. Hallelujah (Cohen, arr. Raney; L3)
  5. Festive Fanfare on "The Ash Grove" (arr. Linker/McFadden; L3)
  6. Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence (arr. Thompson; L2)
  7. Shades of Forest Green (arr. Waugh; L3)
  8. Let it Go from Disney's "Frozen" (Lopez/Anderson-Lopez, arr. McChesney; L3)
  9. Didn't My Lord Deliver Daniel? (arr. Compton; L3+)
  10. Battle Hymn of the Republic (arr. Dobrinski; L3)

33rd SOCO Handbell Festival — February 20, 2016 — Martha Alford, Clinician

  1. Finlandia (Sibelius, arr. McChesney; L3)
  2. Now All the Vault of Heaven Resounds (arr. Moklebust; L3)
  3. In the Bleak Midwinter (Holst, arr. Buckwalter; no level)
  4. Capriccio (McChesney; L5)
  5. Andante Maestoso (Holst, arr. McChesney; L2)
  6. Crown Him with Many Crowns (arr. Compton; L3)
  7. Rondo Passacaglia (Dobrinski; L3+)
  8. Hymn to Joy (Beethoven/Hodges, arr. Keller; L3)

34th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 18, 2017 — David Harris, Clinician

  1. My Country, 'Tis of Thee (arr. McChensey; L3)
  2. From Everlasting to Everlasting (Turner; L3)
  3. How Great Thou Art (Hine, arr. Raney; L3)
  4. Change Ring Prelude on "Divinum Mysterium" (arr. Gramann; L3+)
  5. Toccata on King's Weston (Williams, arr. Compton; L3+)
  6. Grazioso (Sherman; L2+)
  7. Prayer for the Innocents (Helman; L2+)
  8. Make Me an Instrument of Thy Peace (McChesney; L2+)

35th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 17, 2018 — John Behnke, Clinician

  1. The Star-Spangled Banner (Smith, arr. Behnke; L2)
  2. Alleluia! Christ Is Risen (arr. Behnke; L2+)
  3. My Lord, What a Morning (arr. Behnke; L3)
  4. Be Thou My Vision (arr. Compton; L2+)
  5. Canticle (McChesney; L3)
  6. In His Hands (arr. McChesney; L3)
  7. Good Christian Friends, Rejoice (arr. Ekle; L3)
  8. A Mighty Fortress Is Our God (Bode, arr. McChesney; L3-)
  9. Battle Hymn of the Republic (arr. Dobrinski; L3)

36th SOCO Handbell Festival — February 16, 2019 — Julie Turner, Clinician

  1. The Star-Spangled Banner (Smith, arr. Behnke; L2)
  2. Freedom (Smith, arr. McChesney; L3+)
  3. Catalonian Carol (arr. Turner; L3)
  4. A Thousand Ages (Turner; L3)
  5. Make Me an Instrument of Thy Peace (McChesney; L2+)
  6. Praise, My Soul, the King of Heaven (arr. Ekle; L3)
  7. Highland Cathedral (Korb/Roever, arr. Turner/McChesney; L3)
  8. Blessed Assurance (Knapp/Bach, arr. Dobrinski; no level)
  9. Wade in the Water (arr. Tucker; L3+)
  10. Holy, Holy, Holy (Dykes, arr. Krug; L3+)