Classic Jazz With a Twist! 

Whether its upbeat jazz for a party or background jazz to set the right mood Quintessential  brews up a rich blend of best loved jazz standards and stellar original tunes with a fresh twist on the classic jazz sound. 
 
Quintessential  has entertained appreciative audiences at venues ranging from posh ballrooms to outdoor festivals to house concerts to corporate events to packing out the local bistro and more.  Our music has been featured on CBC, CKUA, Jango and Jazz Radio.com Enjoy great live music from a band that loves to play jazz for people!   

Quintessential Jazz Band  is based in Vancouver, Canada and is proud to be a musical sponsor with Mission Possible and a supporter of Jazz Evensong at the Sanctuary, Vancouver's new weekly jazz venue.  

Previous events

Date Event Location
Wedding Ceremony and Reception Vancouver, BC Vancouver, BC
Sounds of Summer Concert Series McBurney Lane Outdoor Venue, Langley, BC McBurney Lane Outdoor Venue, Langley, BC
Jazz Evensong The Sanctuary, Burnaby, BC The Sanctuary, Burnaby, BC
On Tour with Darlene Ketchum August 3 - 17, Okanagan Region August 3 - 17, Okanagan Region
Envision Concert in the Park Mill Lake Park, Abbotsford, BC Mill Lake Park, Abbotsford, BC
Jazzthink event with Brian Fraser Private event Private event
Jazz Evensong The Sanctuary, Burnaby, BC The Sanctuary, Burnaby, BC
COC Gala  
COOL Conversations Workshop with Brian Fraser Brentwood Presbyterian Church, Burnaby, BC Brentwood Presbyterian Church, Burnaby, BC
Quintessential Jazz Private Party Harrison Hot Springs Harrison Hot Springs
Christmas Jazz Service Connecting Point Church, Port Coquitlam, BC V3C 1J3 Connecting Point Church, Port Coquitlam, BC V3C 1J3
Christmas Jazz Service St. Peter's Anglican Church - UBC Theatre C300 (Robson), Vancouver, BC St. Peter's Anglican Church - UBC Theatre C300 (Robson), Vancouver, BC
PLBC Christmas Banquet Private Event Private Event
Royal Crescent Gardens Christmas Soiree Private Event Private Event
'Neath the Mistletoe St. Andrew's United Church , Fort Langley, BC St. Andrew's United Church , Fort Langley, BC
Corporate Christmas Party - Private Event Four Seasons Hotel Four Seasons Hotel
Mission Possible Fundraising Gala Fairmont Hotel, Vancouver Fairmont Hotel, Vancouver
Thanksgiving Jazz Show Watershed Arts Cafe, Langley, BC Watershed Arts Cafe, Langley, BC
McBurney Plaza Concert Series McBurney Plaza, Langley, BC McBurney Plaza, Langley, BC
 —  — On tour with Darlene Ketchum  

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What they're saying about us

"Big thanks to @QTJazzBand for giving the entire Giller Prize "Between the Pages" show a wonderful jazz vibe."
-@Giller Prize tweet

"Fabulous, made the party!"
(for Oscar nominee Peter Lando)
-Linda Lando 

"Quintessential has been the perfect addition to a number of events I've hosted. Always professional, friendly and fun to work with, Quintessential's musical excellence elevates any event."
- Julie S., Capulet Communications

"You were a pleasure to work with!  Our guests were incredibly impressed by Quintessential!"  
- Ruth H., Event Planner

"Quintessential played for us at Grouse Mountain.  Our clients and management from around the world left the venue with only the best of comments."  
- Sean, Events Coordinator

"We received nothing but compliments for Quintessential by our wedding guests."  
- Dave and Margaret

"Quintessential added delight and pleasure to our charity's Fund Raising Dinner.  I heartily recommend them!"  
- Lorri S., Hunger Response International
 

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