Philippe Quint, violin
JP Jofre, bandoneon
Pedro Giraudo, bass
Claudio Ragazzi, guitar
Octavio Brunetti, piano
“Quint favors a singing tone so it was no surprise to see him literally give voice to the longing
and passion in Piazzolla’s melodies.”
"Five fiery musicians who played as if all hell had broken loose...mesmerized audience..."
El Paso Times
The Quint Quintet is a group formed by Four-Time Grammy® Award Nominee violinist Philippe Quint in 2009. The ensemble is dedicated to exploring the music of Astor Piazzolla and Nuevo Tango and features celebrated Argentine musicians such as bandoneonist JP Jofre, bassist Pedro Giraudo, guitarist Claudio Ragazzi and pianist Octavio Brunetti.
Recent and upcoming engagements of the Quintet include appearances at the New York Times Center, El Paso Pro Musica's Closing Night, Chamber Music Albuquerque, Steinway Hall NY, Jupiter Chamber Series NY, and Molloy College. A triumphant performance presented by the San Diego Chamber Series in April 2014 included collaboration with members of the San Diego Symphony and world premieres composed by members of the band.