A community-based project, the ensemble source their material through the personal stories of queer experiences of LGBTQ2s individuals and the songs that have been most meaningful to them.
Founded in 2014, the QSO have played many of the most esteemed stages and festivals across Canada, including the National Arts Centre, Luminato Festival, High Performance Rodeo, and Suoni per Il Popolo. Their collaborative album with multi-disciplinary artist Vivek Shraya, Part-Time Woman, has been long listed for the Polaris Music Prize.
“… absurdly brilliant“– Noisey
“Sensational, a superb pop ensemble“– NOW Magazine
“An act of masterful remembering”– Exclaim