Popular MI handbell ensemble ‘pumping brass’ for 33 years

Dec 15, 2016

We catch up with Classical Bells artistic director Darlene Ebersole about playing their bells.


For 33 years, the ensemble who call themselves Classical Bells have brought appealing works of music to the public, and this season is no different.

Current State’s Jamie Paisley talks with artistic director Darlene Ebersole, She’s been with the Classical Bells for all but one of their 33 years in Michigan. She’s even helped the group assemble one of the largest collective instruments in the Midwest.