change ringing

(redirected from Bell-ringing)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

change ringing:

see bellbell,
in music, a percussion instrument consisting of a hollow metal vessel, often cup-shaped with an outward-flaring rim, damped at one end and set into vibration by a blow from a clapper within or from a hammer without.
..... Click the link for more information.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
I've got friends in bands and bell-ringing is something different, which is why I like it.
Bell-ringing can also be an endurance activity - during the Queen's Diamond Jubilee, some bell-ringers were ringing for more than three hours.
Explaining the appeal of bell-ringing, Sin, who comes from South Wales and is studying forensic psychology and criminal justice in Liverpool, says: "It's a very enjoyable and relaxing hobby.
Last night the bell-ringing captain of Holy Trinity church, Llandudno, couldn't believe his luck last night when we rang him with the good news.
I s d e n s d ed The new scheme has been organised by The Churches Conservation Trust, YMCAfit, and The Ringing Foundation to encourage bell-ringing groups across England to welcome new ringers by starting up classes.
But he was perhaps better known as the man responsible for bell-ringing at St John the Baptist Parish Church, Kirkheaton, where he was a lifelong member.
Now an appeal has been launched to recruit local young people to literally learn the ropes, and swell the ranks of the local bell-ringing society.
Llandaff Cathedral is the only church in Cardiff - and one of only two in the whole of Wales - to have a ring of 12 bells, making the Llandaff ringers one of the most impressive bell-ringing groups around.
A TEESSIDE church is throwing open its church belfry to visitors for a night to reveal the secrets of the art of bell-ringing.
Although he returned to the belfry for more traditional bell-ringing he and the St Peter's Ecumenical Church at The Cross in Chester have since parted company.
Bell-ringing is a unique hobby which gives me the opportunity to travel, meet people of all ages and from different backgrounds, and be part of a team.