Le-Tuyen Nguyen – Festival Artistic Director
Le-Tuyen Nguyen is an Australian composer, researcher and music teacher. Currently a Teaching Fellow at the Australian National University, Le-Tuyen has worked in leadership roles within New South Wales Department of Education and Training, Australia.
Truong Quang Minh – Festival Managing Director
Mr. Minh Truong is the Vice-President of Vietnam Foundation. and the General Secretary of the Vietnamese Artists Union in Australia. He has been the producer of a Vietnamese Reformed Theatre Group in Sydney since 1999.
Dr Thuy Mai-Viet – Festival Production Director
Dr. Thuy Mai-Viet is the President and Chair of the Board of Directors of University Preparation College Australia.
Kat Alchin – Festival General Secretary
Kat is an Australian who fell in love with Vietnamese culture a few years ago. She is jazz-trained musician, but also majored in Vietnamese language studies at university. As the General Secretary, Kat is the main point of contact for the festival.
Lê Kim Uyên – Adviser (CANADA)
Kim Uyen is a composer and virtuoso of Vietnamese traditional music on Đàn Tranh. She is the founder of the Festival for Vietnamese Traditional Music which started in 2011. Currently, Kim Uyen is an adviser for several Performing Arts groups across Northern America and Europe.
Lương Minh Hiệp – Festival Vietnamese Spokesperson (NORWAY)
Minh Hiệp is a vocalist, music teacher and a well-known MC in the Vietnamese music activities in Norway. He studied Vietnamese traditional music with Bạch Huệ, Tấn Đạt and Phạm Đức Thành. As the Festival Vietnamese Spokesperson, Minh Hiệp is the main contact for Vietnamese speakers.
Minh Hà – Gala Concert Coordinator (AUSTRALIA)
Born into a musical family, Minh Ha is a professional performer and has given many successful concerts in Australia and Asia. She studied Vietnamese traditional music at the Saigon Conservatory of Music. Minh Ha performs a range of Vietnamese instruments including đàn Tam thập lục, Sáo trúc, đàn Bầu, đàn T’rưng, đàn K’long put, đàn Đá, and Trống.
Lê Phương – Gala Concert Coordinator (AUSTRALIA)
Le Phuong is a musician, composer and music teacher. She started learning Dan Tranh when she was 8 years old. Le Phuong graduated from the Saigon Conservatory majoring in Vietnamese traditional music. She plays Bau, Tam Thap Luc, T’rung, Dan Da and Trong. Since migrating to Australian in 2013, she has been giving many concerts in New South Wales. Le Phuong has recently completed a Music Performance course at Ultimo College.
Le Tinh Tien – Festival Treasurer
Truong Quang Minh – Stage Manager
La Tuấn Dzũng
Huỳnh Phi Hổ
Truong Ho Tuan – Festival Transport Coordinator
Linh Nguyen – Festival Accommodation Coordinator
Truong Ho Tuan – Gala Concert Ticketing Coordinator
Hao Nguyen – Festival Sponsorship Coordinator
Sound & Lighting
ROD’s Sound and Lighting Services
Đức Minh Studio Sydney
PT Minibus Tours & Charter
Phạm Hải – Festival Official Photographer (CANADA)
Nguyễn Bá Đa – Festival Official Photographer (Hướng Việt Performing Arts Group USA)
Wendy Bellamy – Redeeming Features Entertainment (AUSTRALIA)
Lương Minh Hiệp (Vietnamese), Email: email@example.com
Kat Alchin (English), Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Festival Logo & Web Designers
Kat Alchin, Bethanie Montano and Luis Power
Posters and Program Booklet Designs