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The third annual Boston Handbell Festival is Tuesday night at the Old South Church. The English musical tradition first came to America by way of Boston a century ago, and now it's flourishing, with new music and new groups popping up all over the country.

A delegation from the Back Bay Ringers demonstrates how a dozen people, all holding just two bells, can play together to create a complex melody.

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This program aired on May 18, 2010.

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