The Performing Arts Academy of Ho Chi Minh City (PAA) was established in September of 2009. Since opening, the PAA has experienced rapid success, escalating from only a handful, to nearly 150 private and group class children, teenage and adult students from a medley of backgrounds, and is well on the way to bringing its vision of becoming a respected leader in performing arts education and performance to fruition.
To become a respected leader in performing arts education and performance throughout all communities in which we are present
Educate and encourage aspiring and capable individuals to achieve their goals and dreams in all areas of the performing arts.
Professional teaching, build confidence, skills, and real-world experience and recognition. Delivering both performance-based and evaluation-based results of student achievements.
We also carefully structure our programs to insure that all games, activities and exercises follow top existing curriculums and also adhere to the National Standards of Music Education to achieve solid foundations for later musical development.
Aaron Wilson is an American jazz saxophonist. Performing music around the globe for the past 15th years. As a co-founder and current director of The Performing Arts Academy of HCMC.
He has been teaching Piano at The Performing Arts Academy of HCMC. He has bachelor in Piano performance and education and 10 years teaching piano for children & adults with all level.
Maikel Martinez Vega Cuban drummer, graduated from the Superior Institute of Music of Cuba (ISA) as a trumpeter and teacher of music. He began his career as a professional musician working as a musician in different popular bands in Cuba. Working also during that time like professor of Percussion & Drums in the School of Elemental Music.
Lisandra Rondon Lara (Lisi) graduated from the Instructor of Art Manuel Ascouce Domenech. She worked as a profecional in the popular orchestra la Pegada about 2 years. Working also during that time like professor of Vocal, Clarinet & Guitar in the School of Primary School about 5,5 years. She had the opportunity to travel to Vietnam toto work as a vocalist of the band Qvans, working like this at the Caravelle hotel for 2 years. She worked in a company of entertainment where I travel throughout Asia and the Middle East like Vietnam, Thailand, China. Her band began working in HMC Vietnam, where She played singing, dancing and also directing the band. Languages: English, Spanish.
He has been teaching Piano at The Performing Arts Academy of HCMC about 7 years. Languages: French, English.
La Musa graduated from the famous National School of Music (E.N.A) as a pianist and teacher of music. In Havana Yaime also work as a pianist teacher in others music schools and cultural centers, played in various international and Cuban bands at festivals, hotels,...always with a great taste of music selection. She was invited to train at the Opera school for vocal training, and she was part of the world renown '' Havana Night '' show led by Nicole Durr. '' Havana Night '' became the most famous Cuban show in Las Vegas, United State. Now, She become a Piano and Vocal teacher at PAA ( The Performing Arts Academy of Ho Chi Minh City)
Nick Simon is an English multi instrumentalist and music teacher who specializes in Guitar (Electronic Guitar), Drums & music theory. He had been in the U.K Band and in Vietnam. He often performs professionally throughout the city. He has been teaching at PAA since 2013.
He has been teaching Drums at The Performing Arts Academy of HCMC. He has experience teach Drums in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Languages: French, English, Spanish.
He has experienced guitar teacher long time in music school with long history of musical teaching and study. Practised guitar player and musical composer. He has played in bands and solo, professionally and for fun. Skilled at teaching to absolute beginners and have trained students to professional standards. He can teach many style as Blues, Rock, Classic, finger picking style.
He has been teaching Drums at The Performing Arts Academy of HCMC. He has experience teach Drums many years.
Giorgio Ventura is an Italian musician. He has been teaching Saxophone, Flute, Clarinet at The Performing Arts Academy of HCMC.
"I've worked too hard and too long to let anything stand in the way of my goals. I will not let my teammates down and I will not let myself down."
Great programs for my children. Teachers are fun and engaging and they offered ABRSM for the practical and theory. My kids have improved so much!
I like The performance arts academy because its easy to learn music with the staff. They are fun and also very funny! Lol
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"Perfection is Achieved Not When There Is Nothing More to Add, But When There Is Nothing Left to Take Away"
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