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Huu Bac Quintet

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Available:From August 12 at noon to August 16, 2020

World / jazz music

Composer and multi-instrumentalist, Huu Bac Quach founded his quintet in Montreal, skillfully combining his vietnamese and chinese heritages to North American Jazz music.

Backed by a solid team of some of the most prominent musicians on the up and coming Montreal jazz scene, Huu Bac performs his compositions inspired by his numerous travels in Asia, Europe and South America.

In concert, he charms a large public through the beauty and intensity of his musical pieces as well as through his impressive mastery of the dan bau (vietnamese monochord), the erhu (chinese fiddle), the quena (andean flute) and the jazz guitar.

The Huu Bac Quintet delivers a true dialogue between Asian, North and South American cultures in a contemporary, original and unique way!

Awards and Mentions:

Prix Coup de Coeur du Public, MUZ 2016
Entrées en Scène Loto-Québec 2015-16
Prix Étoiles Stingray 2015

Photo credits: Joanna Katarna


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Huu Bac Quach, Dan bau, erhu & quena
Vanessa Marcoux, Violin
Guillaume Martineau, Piano
Etienne Mason, Drums
Sébastien Pellerin, Bass

Featured songs

  1. La Danse de Chéli (Huu Bac Quach)
  2. Chant d’Amour de Kang Ding (Chinese folk play)
  3. Les Eaux du Mekong (Huu Bac Quach)


Maximilien Rolland, Cameraman
Émile Gervais, Sound production
Benjamin Perreault, Lighting director

Filmed at the Maison de la Culture Janine-Sutto

Main partners

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