16 August 2017

How To Prevent Sticky Strings on Erhu

16 August 2017,
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During one of the discussion thread in our closed Erhu group, one of our members was telling us that he keeps his bow in […]


18 June 2017

Sheng: Maintenance

18 June 2017,
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Considering investing in a sheng of your own? Shengs do not require tuning each and every time you want to play it, unlike some […]


9 April 2017

How To Prevent Tuning Pegs From Slipping

9 April 2017,
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A common problem that Chinese instrumentalists have to deal with is the slipping of the tuning pegs. Such friction pegs are not uncommon among […]


15 March 2017

How to take apart your Erhu (and put it back again)

15 March 2017,
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As instrumentalists, we often find ourselves worrying about transporting our instruments when going overseas. More often than not, our instruments might be too big […]


18 January 2017

All About the Erhu Damper / Dampener

18 January 2017,
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Have you ever wondered what is the purpose of the piece of cloth / sponge stuck below your Erhu bridge wedged in between the […]