Acoustic Quartet (AQ) is one of the most prominent Ukrainian jazz groups. The quartet’s distinguished style is a tasteful mix of traditional jazz, folk, contemporary improvisation and European classical music.
AQ is the Grand-Prix winner of the 2010 Competition For Young Jazz Performers, which was held in the frames of the biggest open-air jazz festival in Russia – Usadba Jazz, Moscow. AQ's discography includes three original albums USB-Blues (2009) , Toy (2010), Anticipation of New (2014) as well as two cd's Oljin Dvir (2012) and Krosna (2015) with the highly praised singer Anya Tchaikovskaya.
AQ shared stage with an array of legendary musicians, including John Scofield, Trilok Gurtu,Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Avishai Cohen, Plaistow, and many others.
Dmytro Bondarev - trumpet, composition
Fima Chupakhin - piano, composition
Denis Moroz - bass, chromatic harmonica
Sergey Balalaev - drums
Fima is a band-leader of the quartet.