Minh Nguyen is 8 years old. He is in third grade at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic School. He also started piano at around five years old like his sister and brother. Soon, his grandmother Jacqueline Nguyen began teaching him regularly. In addition to being a finalist at the 2009 Kane county talent show, he has won second place trophies at Granquist Music competitions in 2008 and 2009, and a first place trophy in 2011. In 2011, Minh started his bi-weekly lessons with Solange Sior.
Piano selection (click on title to play audio):
- "Für Elise" by Beethoven, played by Minh Nguyen, age 8