Matt Compton’s Favorite Bell Compositions

Posted By Derek Nance on Mar 18, 2013 | 1 comment


In part one of a four part interview, handbell composer and arranger Matt Compton talks about his favorite bell music.

Check out part 2!

About Matt Compton

At age 18, Matt already has 4 pieces for handbells in publication, with several more on the way.  He is a senior in high school living in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and performing with the Pikes Peak Youth Ringers.  In the fall he will be attending Concordia University in Wisconsin.  Check out Matt’s music:

Hava Nagila” From the Top Music: Lv. 5: 4-7 Octaves
Lauda Spiritoso” Beckenhorst Press: Lv. 4+: 4-7 octaves
God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen” Beckenhorst Press: Lv. 3: 3-7 octaves
“I Will Arise and Go to Jesus” AGEHR: Lv. 3: 3-5 octaves with 2 octaves handchimes