QSO in NOW Magazine

Classic Tunes Come Out of the Closet

By Kevin Ritchie, NOW Magazine, Sept 18 2014 

A Toronto chamber pop ensemble is cleaning out the closet's music section.

On Sunday, the 12-piece Queer Songbook Orchestra will perform pop classics in the vein of the Great American Songbook with a focus on the material's queer backstories...

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DailyXtra: Repression in rhapsody

"Repression in rhapsody"

By Jeremy Willard  •  DailyXtra  • March 26 2014

The Queer Songbook Orchestra performs songs that capture the experience of being closeted

We can all think of songs that conjure up memories of particularly emotional periods in our lives, such as the closet. These songs will be part of the focus of The Queer Songbook Orchestra’s inaugural concert, Companions for Your Closet.

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