• Founder of Soul Music & Performing Arts Academy (SMPAA).
• An internationally recognized singer/ songwriter who has won several Gold records in Germany and Japan, and has worked with world-renowned composers/ producers.
NGUYEN DO ANH TUAN
• Soul Live Project Manager and Curriculum Co-ordinator of Soul Music and Performing Arts Academy (SMPAA).
• Graduated Summa Cum Laude from Berklee College of Music (Boston, Massachusetts, US).
• Majored in Composition and Contemporary Writing and Production. Minored in Conducting.
• Received “Outstanding Conductor Award” at the Chorus Festival “Vietnam – Heroic Country” organized by The Vietnam Youth Federation in Ho Chi Minh City and the Ho Chi Minh City Television.
• Music Director of various notable events including The ASEAN “Be Our Rock & Pop Soul” Music Competition 2015 (organized by VMA Education), RED NIGHT – FIRE. LOVE. MUSIC (organized by SMPAA), Gala “Xin Chao Vietnam” (Italian Embassy in association with the Reverie Saigon), “Art For Hearts” Gala Dinner (organized by SMPAA, Ben Thanh Art & Frame, Galerie Nguyen and Heartbeat Vietnam).
• Arranger, Composer and Performer in numerous productions of the Ho Chi Minh City Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera.
• Vice Principal of Performing Arts of Soul Music & Performing Arts Academy (SMPAA).
• Bachelor Degree in Psychology, University of California (Irvine, US).
• Doctoral Degree in Occupational Therapy, Loma Linda University (California, US).
• Former Director of KABA MODERN – Top 3 “America’s Best Dance Crew” 2008.
• Former Director of KM LEGACY – One of the most reputable Dance Companies in the US.
• An official judge and Performing Arts advisor for candidates of the show “Star Academy Vietnam” Seasons 1 and 2.
• A guest judge of “So You Think You Can Dance” Vietnam 2015.
• Choreographer and Dance Director for the music videos of Jessica Reynoso featuring Apl.de.Ap. (member of Black Eyed Peas), and some of Vietnam’s biggest artists (Ho Ngoc Ha, Hoang Thuy Linh, Van Mai Huong…)