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July 12, 2021 - 12:22pm

Four Week Singing Workshop Series


The Manawatū Overtones invite the women of the Manawatū, Wairarapa and Rangitikei to their 4-week series of Vocal Instruction workshops beginning 27 July, 2021.  For just $30, participants will learn about the art of four-part,...

October 7, 2020 - 4:08pm

The Manawatu Overtones invite the women of the Manawatu, Wairarapa and Rangitikei to their series of six Vocal Instruction workshops beginning 27 October, 2020.  For just $30, participants will learn about the art of four-part, harmony singing with a group of friendly, welcoming women who love...

October 9, 2019 - 5:00pm

Come along and share the joy of singing 4-part harmony in a cappella style with us.  6 Tuesdays from 7pm until 8.30pm, beginning Tuesday 29 October.  $50 for the series or $10 per evening.  See you there!

July 22, 2019 - 10:15am

Come and join in the fun!  Grab some friends and come along to our fundraiser.  Past Quiz Nights have received rave reviews so you dont want to miss out!  Fast-paced and with a dynamic Quiz Master, the evening is full of fun and facts.  Worthwhile prizes,  a rolling supper and raffles to round...

June 5, 2019 - 8:01pm

Congratulations Southern Vibe! Winners of the 2019 Novice Quartet Award, and taking 15th place with a score of 460, putting them in the C+ category. (Thank you to Clive Copeman for the photos)



June 5, 2019 - 7:56pm

Congratulations Acoustic Blue! Taking 14th place, with a score of 496 and placing them in the B- category. What a way to finish their quartet life together! (Thank you to Clive Copeman for the photos)



October 28, 2018 - 5:20pm

It's official -singing is good for your health!  

Is it time for a new hobby? Time to do something for you? We invite you to our Summer School series to learn more about 4-part harmony singing. Group coaching sessions in vocal production, breath management, tuning and much more. All voice...

May 19, 2018 - 8:00pm

Fancy a girls night? Imagine singing and having fun with likeminded women each week! Come along on June 12 to our New Members Night and see what keeps us coming back.  If you love to sing, can hold a part, and like the idea of time out for yourself with a group of likeminded women who love to...

May 19, 2018 - 7:50pm
We were thrilled to win this year's Small Chorus award and to gain 3rd place overall!
September 17, 2017 - 11:07am

Saturday 28 October 2017 - Starting 7.00pm at the Speirs Centre, Palmerston North Boys High Schoo.

Also Featuring - L'Attutide Quartet, Acoustic Blue Quartet, The Manawatunes, He Tangata, NZ Show Chorus, The Manawatu Scottish Society. 

Tockets available from   - Your Overtones...

May 17, 2017 - 6:54am

Exciting times... after competing at Regional Competitions in Dunedin in Aprill 2017 we are pleased to announce our results

2nd Place in Small Chorus Division 

6th Overall in competion

Our score now means we are a B Chorus. We are absolutely thrilled with our marks.

May 24, 2016 - 11:29am

Now the world wide Regional Competitions have been completed,  we are proud to announce the Manawatu Overtones are ranked 135th place out of 331 for 2016.