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


'Be a Handbag for a Day'

Saturday 4 April 2020



Where to see us

February Road Trip

Handbags travelled to Bury St Edmunds, where choir member the fabulous Keddy Sutton is starring in Shirley Valentine at the beautiful regency Theatre Royal – we were delighted to sing before and after this fantastic show. Big pic

Saturday 21 March 2-4pm
St Thomas Church, Parkgate Road, Chester

Enjoy a Saturday afternoon of theatre and singing with the amazing Patchwork Theatre, Proud Marys and A Handbag of Harmonies.
Tickets available from the Live! Office: 01244 320479 or enquiries@livecheshire.org.uk

Saturday 9 May 7.30pm
Chester Town Hall, Northgate St, Chester

Bow Ties and Boas We celebrate our 20th anniversary this year and Chester Male Voice Choir their 79th, and we are very excited to announce that we will be holding a joint concert on Saturday, 9th May to celebrate these 99 years of music-making in Chester.


Saturday 13 June - Private party

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