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The Great Christmas Ring!
Central Park

Saturday November 30th
3 p.m.
Naumburg Bandshell


Join us for a beautiful afternoon of music at Central Park’s iconic Naumburg Bandshell on November 30, 2019. The event will run from 3-4pm and will be conducted by Kevin McChesney, Neesa Hart, and Phillip Wayne.


Guest Performer Registration/Check-In: 12:30-2:30pm
PLEASE NOTE: Pre-registration for guest performers will be $15 per person online, or $20 onsite day-of

Guidelines for participation:

  • Guest Performers must bring their own bells
  • Performers must have sheet music to participate in this event. Scores can be purchased online in the GCR store until Monday, November 25, 2019, with a limited number of copies available for purchase onsite.
  • If you will be participating in“The Great Christmas Ring” at Carnegie Hall on December 1, 2019 and have interest in performing, please email Neesa Hart at for more information.
  • Don’t forget to pick up a raffle ticket (with amazing first, second, and third-place prizes for the performers) and visit our merchandise table to pick up GCR winter gear, holiday-themed handbell gloves, and much more!

Walking directions

  • Enter Central Park at E 72nd St. and Fifth Ave. Walk along the road before you.
  • At the first intersection, bear right.
  • When you reach the terrace overlooking Bethesda Fountain, turn left down the Mall.
  • The Bandshell will be just ahead on your left.

  • Directions courtesy of

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