The Quintessential Five are an extraordinary vocal quintet from Tbilisi in the Republic of Georgia. With the support of the Georgian Ministry of Culture the group has been performing at music festivals across Europe and are garnering many awards and accolades. They recently had their debut US performance and took 1st place in the New York regional of the Harmony Sweepstakes A Cappella Festival. They will now advance to the National Finals to be held May 17th in San Rafael, California.
Comprised of singers aged 13 17 they were selected for this group by being winners of different seasons of the popular Georgian TV talent show Ana Bana. They are directed and managed by Buka Kartozia, a producer at Tbilisi Music and Drama State Theatre, who has himself performed in several successful vocal groups.