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TC at Pride Parade 2018

In News by Jan

An enthusiastic contingent came out to celebrate Pride with Tone Cluster at the Ottawa Pride Parade on August 24th. Lots of fun was had by all!

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All. That. Jazz! Nov 24th

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Join Tone Cluster and special guests – members from Ottawa’s Rakestar Arkestra – on November 24th to kick off the first concert of our 25th season, All. That. Jazz! We’re keeping the program under wraps for now, but we guarantee it’ll be a groovy time, cats! We loved working with Rakestar in 2016 and we can’t wait to do it …

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Come to our open rehearsals – Sep 10th and Sep 17th

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AUDITION WITH US! Do you want to sing with Tone Cluster? We have an amazing season lined up, from Jazz, to an encore of our We Got Issues concert series (with new music!), to working with the Tyler Clementi Foundation in early June singing The Tyler Suite! Everyone is welcome to audition; we are especially hoping there are some Tenor …

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Queer as Folk (Music II)

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When we first tried to perform this concert years ago, it had to be postponed due to a massive snowstorm. So, this time it is in June. We have such a wealth of talent in Canada, and we are proud to share some of our favourite singer/songwriters with you in this concert. Local artists Ian Tamblyn, Bruce Cockburn and Lynn …

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Judges: Catherine McKenney, Marg Stubington & Laurence Wall!

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Tone Cluster is delighted to announce that Catherine McKenney and Marg Stubington are both returning as two of three celebrity judges at our upcoming Show Tune Showdown TM fundraising event on April 7th, 2018 at Centrepointe Theatre. Catherine McKenney was elected to Ottawa City Council in 2014. She is Vice-Chair of the Transportation Committee, sits on the Environment Committee and …

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Tune into our “radio channel” on March 24th

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Tune into Tone Cluster’s “radio channel” – one night only! – for a selection of pop and eclectic pieces, also to be showcased at the quadrennial Canadian LGBTQ Choral Festival Unison in Calgary in May 2018. We welcome a surprise special guest and musicians as we celebrate in song. Please join us afterwards for a reception and let us feed …

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President’s Message – Our new season has begun

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Welcome to Tone Cluster’s website!  If you haven’t visited us before, please take a few moments to check out the site and get to know us a little better… Our 2017/18 Concert Season is well underway… In August Tone Cluster walked proudly in the Pride Parade (see previous blog for more details). In September the choir had a very successful …

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Tone Cluster Retreat at Camp Merrywood

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Our annual retreat in September was a huge success… On Friday night we had a chance to listen to some of our upcoming repertoire and had a short practice with Kurt. On Saturday we became familiar with some of the pieces we will be performing throughout our concert season as Kurt led us through morning and afternoon practices. Then on …

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Tone Cluster at Pride Parade

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On August 27th, 2017 a group of Tone Cluster members joined thousands to walk  proudly and loudly in Ottawa’s Pride Parade. It was a beautiful sunny day and much cavorting and good fun was had by all…

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Tone Cluster Does Broadway

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Broadway! If you’ve strolled down the bustling streets of New York City, joined the jet set to London’s West End, or just imagined doing so while singing along to some of the best musicals out there, this concert is for you. Old and new, stories and music will never go out of style. Sharing the stage with the Nepean High …