May 6, 2019

FINALLY! Super excited to share insights from my studio-mates about their journey to ditching their shoulder rests! I've seriously sat on editing these videos for more than a year and figured it was time to get to it... Many things are far from perfect in the editing a...

April 16, 2019

Artistry: Mozart - Million Moods. 

All my favourites put into one! Chamber music. Music Education. Mozart. TMC Team. TMC Home. Most importantly, music-making with Christoven and Leslie and sharing this valuable musical experience with audiences. 

Mozart Diverti...

May 2, 2018

Team TMC shot by The Studio Loft - I love spontaneous photos more than posed ones for sure! (Photo courtesy of The Music Circle Singapore)

One of the most compelling reasons for my move back home to Singapore is the existence of The Music Circle. The seeds of The Music...

April 19, 2018

There's so much hope in Singapore's music education. This post may seem extremely naive and idealistic and invite some eye-rolling from non-believers or jaded music educators but it shall have to be such, for now. 

STAR Singapore has been doing some great music stuff fo...

February 16, 2018

From zero dependence to addiction. In Dec 2017 I left the US having near zero dependence on a phone. One month later in 2018, my smart-phone has taken over my life, for better or for worse.

The first two years I was in the US, I was tied to a AT&T line, paid USD70...

January 12, 2018

It's amazing how an education system can inculcate learning in such different ways. As a young child being brought up in the Singapore education system, like all my peers, I've learnt how to game the system. Results were crucial, the number of As determined everything....

December 22, 2017

Dedications - Students

One of the hardest part of moving back to Singapore is leaving my students. My students have taught me so much, how to be a better teacher, musician, how to have empathy, how to communicate well amongst other life-skills. I treasure the special re...

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