Pianist, Michelle Do
Michelle Do began piano studies at the age of 6, and has worked with teachers such as Sofia Zukerman, Alison Edwards, and Emile Naoumoff. She is a graduate of the University of Southern California, where she received a Doctorate of Musical Arts under Stephen Pierce. She previously attended institutions such as Indiana University (MM) and California State University – Fullerton (BM). She has been a laureate of competitions such as the Gail Newby Concerto Competition, the La Mirada Arts Competition, the Music Associates Competition, the Redlands Bowl Young Artists Auditions, the American Protégé International Piano and Strings Competition, the American Protégé International Concerto Competition, and the Latin American Recording Competition, among others. She is a National Guild artist and has earned the Paderewski medal for her achievements.