Who We Are

Harmony, Inc. is an international, non-profit, educational and singing organization for women. New England Voices in Harmony is a local chapter based in Nashua, NH founded in January 2000.

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2014 International Chorus Champions 

 

Since officially chartering in April 2001, the chorus has competed at area and international events, hosted numerous shows, and entertained audiences at a variety of venues.

New England Voices in Harmony is the 2014 International Gold Medalist Chorus of Harmony, Inc.; plus four-time Area Champions; four-time winner of the Rising Star Award; three-time winner of the Area 2 Achievement and Elaine P. Peters Small Chorus Awards; two-time winner of the G. Ruth Geils Memorial and Carol Gardner Singing with Heart Awards; and recipient of the LABBS Trophy.  Harmony, Inc.’s purposes are:  to educate its members in the art of singing four-part, unaccompanied harmony, in the barbershop style; to organize and maintain choruses and quartets; to give public and private performances; to sponsor contests; and to promote friendship among all women.

Today, New England Voices in Harmony is composed of women, all ages, from various parts of southern New Hampshire and northern Massachusetts.  The chorus is active in the community and available to perform for a variety of audiences, including businesses, community, civic or charitable organizations, church groups and social clubs.

New England Voices in Harmony is directed by founding member Renée Tramack, internationally-acclaimed, award-winning director, certified singing judge and Harmony Queen.  Renée sings bass with the 2009 International Quartet Champions, Showcase. Renée, a second-generation barbershopper, previously directed choruses in Vermont, Virginia, Rhode Island, and Massachusetts, before joining the New Hampshire-based chorus. Renée currently sings in the International second place quartet, Taken 4 Granite, with her two daughters and a family friend.

New England Voices in Harmony is proud home to four International Quartet Champions: Moonstruck, 2014 Gold Medalist Quartet and Ringtones!, 2010 Harmony Queens; Showcase, 2009 Harmony Queens; and Synchronicity, 2004 Harmony Queens; plus Taken 4 Granite, current International silver Medalists.

New England Voices in Harmony is always interested in expanding its membership.  In keeping with the Harmony, Inc. motto, “A Blend with Friendship,” women of all ages are welcome.  Rehearsals are Tuesday evenings from 6:30 – 9 p.m., at the Nashua Senior Center, 70 Temple St., Nashua, NH.

For information about membership, contact Rita Ralston, 603-881-7473  or rralston10@aol.com. To book performances, contact the Chorus Managers.