Currently a Doctor of Philosophy candidate at the Australian National University School of Music, Le-Tuyen Nguyen has performed and lectured in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Vietnam, Korea, France and the United States. His research expertise includes Australian music with Asian influences and Vietnamese traditional music with a focus on the Gong Culture ensemble music.
Le-Tuyen is the co-founder of the GuiHANGtar Duo in collaboration with Salil Sachdev of Bridgewater State University (USA). This duo ensemble performs Nguyen’s compositions inspired from Vietnamese traditional music. Le-Tuyen has worked in leadership roles within New South Wales Department of Education and Training: as the music specialist member of the Creative Arts Council, Southwestern Region; and the Assistant Musical Director of the Gillawarna Festival of Performing Arts.