Kurt Ala-Kantti was appointed as director of Tone Cluster — quite a queer choir in 2011. He is also artistic director and founder of Harmonia Choir of Ottawa, a choir he started in 2003 to promote and perform the music of Canadian and local composers in addition to traditional choral music.
Kurt serves as Director of Music for St. Thomas Anglican Church, Artistic Director of  Cross Town Youth Chorus, and is Music Director for the Cumberland Community Singers.
With a keen interest in choral performance and excellence, he has been a member of several local choirs. He was a founding member of the Ottawa Regional Youth Choir and he sang professionally with the critically acclaimed Ottawa Bach Choir. He currently performs with the twelve-voice renaissance ensemble Coro Capriccio.