2 October 2015

Comparing 2 models of Dizi

2 October 2015,
 2

One of the frequently asked questions is what is the difference between a good Dizi and a very good Dizi. Well, the difference is … Continue reading


29 April 2015

15 Observations from SYF Chinese Orchestra 2015

29 April 2015,
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(Disclaimer: The following views are subjective from a layman’s point of view and do not represent the views of MOE.) The SYF Chinese orchestra … Continue reading


25 March 2015

Assessing an Erhu from pictures

25 March 2015,
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Recently I got an email from a customer saying that his old erhu is sounding grainy even after he rosins the bow. I asked … Continue reading


1 March 2015

Troubleshooting Erhu – Scratchy Open Strings

1 March 2015,
 2

Once in a while I get customers who email me that their erhu has a funny sound. While we set up our erhus nicely … Continue reading


27 December 2014

Buying Guzheng Online

27 December 2014,
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So you’ve finally decided to buy a guzheng for yourself or somewhile after all this while. Its quite straightforward if you are located in … Continue reading