Writing Advanced Bell Music – Matt Compton

Posted By Derek Nance on Mar 19, 2013 | 1 comment


In part two of our interview, Matt talks about his style of composing and why his pieces are usually level three or higher.

Check out part 3 of our interview!

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