Huu Bac Quach

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

Backed by a solid team of some of the most prominent musicians the 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 playing 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! 


Huu Bac Quach (he/him), composer/instrumentalist : dan bau, erhu, quena, quitar 

Etienne Mason (he/him), drummer  

Sébastien Pellerin (he/him), upright bass player  

Gentiane Michaud-Gagnon (she/her), pianist  

Vanessa Marcoux (she/her), violinist