Michelle Nguyen – Accompanist

Michelle Nguyen graduated from the Melbourne conservatorium of Music in 2013 having completed her Bachelor of Music (Hons) and Master of Music (Performance). During her studies she was the recipient of a number of scholarships including the Gardiner, Grace Funston, Faculty Merit and John Hellyar scholarhips.

Following her studies, Michelle was awarded the Robert and Elizabeth Albert Piano Fellowship (2014) with The Australian Ballet, working in Melbourne and Sydney. Other touring engagements as an accompanist include Houston Ballet’s Summer Intensive (2015); the Australian Welsh Male Choir’s tours through Asia (2017) and the United Kingdom (2018); the Australian Ballet’s Regional Tour (2018), Excelsis Choir’s Philippines Tour and JTM Production’s `Practically Perfect’ through regional Australia (2019).

As a Melbourne pianist, Michelle has been a pit musician for productions including Disney’s `Aladdin’; Gordon Frost Organisation’s `Wizard of Oz’, `An American in New York’ and recently `9 to 5’.  Michelle is regularly engaged by solo musicians in schools, universities and various professional engagements as an accompanist.