Catherine McKenney will be a judge at Show Tune Showdown

In News by David Fowler

Tone Cluster – quite a queer choir is delighted to announce that Catherine McKenney will be one of three celebrity judges at the upcoming Show Tune Showdown on April 30th. Catherine McKenney was elected to Ottawa City Council on October 27th, 2014. She is the first open LGBTQ woman elected to Ottawa Council. Prior to her election she was the …

Gavin Crawford to Judge Show Tune Showdown

In News by David Fowler

Tone Cluster – quite a queer choir is delighted that Gavin Crawford has agreed to be one of three celebrity judges for Show Tune Showdown 2016. Gavin was born at the ripe old age of 0 in Taber, Alberta. After graduating from the BFA Acting Program at the University of British Columbia, Gavin moved to Toronto where he quickly took …

Show Tune Showdown 2016 TM Tickets Now Available

In News by David Fowler

Tone Cluster – quite a queer choir is excited to announce that tickets for Show Tune Showdown TM 2016 are now for sale on our website.  Show Tune Showdown is a musical theatre performance competition with audience participation and a game show component. The event takes place on Saturday, April 30, 2016, 8 pm at École secondaire publique De La Salle …

Lynn Miles to perform with Tone Cluster

In News by David Fowler

Juno and Canadian Folk Music awards winner Lynn Miles has been confirmed to perform at the Tone Cluster concert FINAL CALL (immediate boarding) on April 2. She has arranged a wonderful version of one of her songs for us (you’ll have to come see us to find out which one we will be performing!) We’re so excited! Lynn Miles is from …

Announcing our Sponsorship Programme!

In News by David Fowler

Tone Cluster – quite a queer choir is delighted to announce the creation of a Sponsorship Programme which provides businesses with a unique opportunity to promote their relationship with the LGBTQ* community. You can download a Detailed Sponsorship Brochure or contact us for more information on our sponsorship program.

Come Sing With Us!

In News by David Fowler

Tone Cluster is a chamber choir with approximately 30 to 35 singers with its roots in the LGBTQ community. Anyone who loves to sing is welcome to audition to join the choir. We have an eclectic repertoire that’s challenging, engaging and fun to sing. We perform three regular concerts per year, some community appearances and the opening number at our annual …

Tone Cluster at Ottawa Pride!

In News by David Fowler

Pride is quickly approaching! It’s Ottawa’s thirtieth year – a big one! The parade and community fair will be held August 23 starting at 1pm. Tone Cluster is marching – do you want to march with us? We’ll have a small SUV with lots of water. It’s a great opportunity for us to show our community support. Leave us a …

President’s Message

In News by David Fowler

Welcome to Tone Cluster’s 2015-2016 season! We’re thrilled to be entering our 22nd season. Our Music Director Kurt Ala-Kantti has a terrific season planned for us with many special surprises in store. Our first concert of the season on Saturday, December 5, 2015, Upon a Midnight Queer, provides a satisfying blend of songs for the holiday season in some refreshingly …

Grants for our 2015-16 Season

In News by David Fowler

The City of Ottawa is generously providing $4,000 to support Tone Cluster’s exciting 22nd concert season which will explore the theme of “In a Small World”. Throughout the season the choir will showcase music from around the world and highlight our involvement in social and community issues.   The Ontario Arts Council is generously providing $3,500 to support professional pianist …

nonSense and inSensibility

In News by David Fowler

Sunday, May 24, 2015 at 3:00pm (doors open at 2:30 pm) First Baptist Church 140 Laurier Ave, W, Ottawa (wheelchair accessible) Join Tone Cluster–quite a queer choir for an entertaining concert of playful, silly and moving pieces by Canadian and international composers. As always, the choir will be accompanied by Vincent Mar. The concert also features renowned percussionist Mike Essoudry. Tickets at …