A Handbag of Harmonies

A Handbag of Harmonies is a choir of vivacious women from Chester who create a party wherever they go. With pink feather boas and glitzy handbags, we sing in four-part harmony with dazzling choreography and guarantee to leave audiences with smiles on their faces. More info


Where to see us

Visit our Christmas tree (along with many, many others) at Chester Cathedral - you can vote for your favourite tree
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Friday, 6 December, 7.00pm
Garden Quarter Christmas Lights switch-on, Garden Lane, and then The Bouverie pub

Saturday, 7 December
Handbags are going on a coach trip! We will be adding some sparkle to your Christmas shopping in Wilmslow, Runcorn and Frodsham

Wednesday, 11 December - Private event

Sunday, 15 December, 12.00 pm
Festive Lunch in Harmony Grosvenor Hotel

Friday, 20 December, 12.00 pm
Festive Lunch in Harmony Grosvenor Hotel

Saturday, 28 December,
Doors Open 7.30pm – singing approx. 8.30pm

Book us

We can offer performances from 20 minutes to a full evening, indoors or outdoors with as few as 20 and as many as 60 singers. We perform at openings, parties, fund-raisers, concerts, private and corporate events.
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Sing like us

Be a Handbag for a Day and learn to sing in four part harmony as a member of a choir with the help of our director, Matt Baker.
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What people say

Hearing the Handbags for the first time sent a tingle down my spine as soon as they started singing

Chester resident

I can't remember having so much fun watching a choir before

Russell Watson, tenor, judge, BBC Last Choir Standing

Very good quality singing...could be Britain's favourite choir

Suzi Digby, vocal coach, judge, BBC Last Choir Standing

World class act

Michael Green, editor, Chester Chronicle