Past Events

The following is a list of the events for which we have performed over the last few years. 

2016
  • 6 Jan Berwick Grange Nursing Home
  • 22 April Catenians Social Club St Georges Day celebration.
  • 4 May Burton Leonard Yorkshire Country Womens' Association.
  • 10 May Wetherby Support for the Elderly Tea Party Boston Spa Village Hall.

2015
  • 16 April Clova House Nursing Home
  • 18 April Lister House British Legion Care Home
  • 10 June Hampden House Nursing Home
  • 26 June Horticap Charity Evening
  • 5 Sept Harrogate Rugby Club inaugural match at new ground.
  • 16 Sept Carperby Womens Institute AGM
  • 28 Oct Dacre Banks Parish Church tower restoration project.
  • 2 Dec Harrogate Spa Ladies mayoral banquet.
  • 9 Dec Hampden House Nursing Home

2014
  • 12 Nov Harrogate Ladies Forum Annual Lunch

2013
  • On 7 September we did two spots at Ripon by the Sea Festival. We performed in a marquee and were well received, despite extraneous sounds from various fairground rides in the vicinity.

2012
  • The highlight of 2012 was on 19 May Harrogate Harmony Barbershop Chorus joined with the Daytones, another local Chorus, to take part in a prestigious event in York Minster for Home-Start called "Choirs in the Minster". Enjoying the magnificent accoustics, we sang two songs to a large audience in this awe inspiring venue.
  • On 15 September the chorus sang at Boroughbridge at the 80th Birthday celebration of Ben Thomason, a previous Musical Director of harrogate Harmony.
  • On 23 September we did a small concert at Ascot House Hotel Harrogate for the Golden wedding of Terry and Monica Byrne.

2011

  • On 4th May 2011, we won the Barbershop section of the Horsforth Music Festival beating the three times previous champions.

2010
  • On Saturday 15th March 2010, we triumphed in the Barbershop Chorus section at the Harrogate Arts Festival annual competitions at Harrogate Ladies College
  • During the late May Bank Holiday, we competed in the National Competition run by the British Association of Barbershop Singers., held at the Harrogate Conference Centre.
  • On 7th July, we sang for Bishop Monkton WI.
  • On 21st August we entertained the Southlands Garden Party in Harrogate.

2009
  • Fri 13th January Menwith Hill Ladies Night
  • On 7th March 2009, we competed in the Harrogate Music Festival for Barbershop Choruses and won FIRST PRIZE.
  • Sunday 13th December 2009 is our annual Christmas dinner in association with the Daytones. The venue is the Wetherby Golf Club.
  • Wednesday 16th December 2009 we sang for Skipton Rotary Club.
  • Thursday 17th December 2009 saw us perform for the Harrogate Arts Club

2008

  • In September 2008 the chorus sang for Soroptimist International of Yorkshire at a Hog Roast fundraising event and donated our fee to their charitable aims which include the Yorkshire Air Ambulance, helping Yorkshire police deal with their anti-trafficking campaign and establishing a school for children in Zimbabwe. The evening raised over £1,000.
  • Wed 15th Oct 2008 19.30 Woodlands Methodist Church (Malawi Charity)
  • Thu 23rd Oct 2008 19.30 Menwith Hill (Social), A guided tour around the non-secret comunications centre was followed by a very nice four course dinner and a talk from members of the US and British staff at the base. The chorus reciprocsted by singing a few songs for our hosts.
  • Fri 5th Dec 2008 19.30 St Wilfred's Church (RNLI Fundraiser) together with other musical and choral groups we supported an evening event raising money for the RNLI. In the first half we sang as a chorus and in the second we provided a quartet.
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