For information on Augustana’s Bell Choirs / Instrumental Groups, contact Minister of Music and Organist Cindy Lindeen-Martin.

Recorders

Directed by Sharon Schillereff. This ensemble rehearses on Sunday afternoons,1–1:45 p.m. Open to children in 3rd grade, this ensemble prepares the child for handbells in 4th grade, as they learn note reading and basic music skills. Lunch is offered 11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m.

SONshine Ringers

Directed by Cindy Lindeen-Martin. This handbell ensemble is open to children in grades 4–5. They play in worship every eight to ten weeks and rehearse after Sunday worship 1–1:45 p.m. Lunch is offered 11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m.

GraceNotes

Directed by Cindy Lindeen-Martin. This middle school handbell ensemble plays in worship every six to eight weeks and rehearses after Sunday worship, 12:15–1 p.m. Lunch is offered 11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m.

BELLievers

Directed by Cindy Lindeen-Martin.This high school handbell ensemble plays in worship every six to eight weeks and rehearses after Sunday worship 1:45–2:45 p.m. Lunch is offered 11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m.

Augustana Ringers

Directed by Cindy Lindeen-Martin. This adult handbell ensemble plays in worship the fourth Sunday of each month and rehearses on Wednesday evenings 6–7:15 p.m. Experience preferred but not required. The only requirement is music reading skills.