Minh Le Hoang

Minh Le Hoang portrait
Performance Teaching Fellow
Classical Guitar

Minh began playing guitar in Vietnam at age 9 before moved to Canberra when he was 13 and studied first with Carolyn Kidd, then with Tim Kain.

A member of Australia’s unique guitar quartet, Guitar Trek, Minh has performed extensively throughout Europe. He has toured for Musica Viva and appeared at major festivals including the Sydney Festival, Canberra International Chamber Music Festival, Port Fairy Classical Music Festival, the Darwin and New Zealand International Guitar Festivals.

Minh won first prize in the 50th Tokyo International Guitar Competition having won the Adelaide Spring Guitar Competition in 2001. As a soloist and recitalist within Australia he has given master classes and concerts for guitar societies in Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Canberra. He has also given concerts in the United States and Southeast Asia and performed in master classes for leading guitarists from around the world including John Williams, Nikita Koshkin, Pavel Steidl, and Costas Cotsiolis as well as making many appearances on radio and television. In 2008 he released the critically acclaimed solo album “The Fall of Birds”.

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