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 … Continue reading


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 … Continue reading


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 … Continue reading


6 October 2016

How To Put On Qinzhu Rubber

6 October 2016,
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Beginners to the yangqin often find themselves hard-pressed to find good tutorials on how to play and maintain their yangqin and its various parts. … Continue reading


18 November 2015

Choosing an Erhu Bow

18 November 2015,
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The bow is a very important part of the Erhu. A good bow improves the tone of your Erhu and brings out the best … Continue reading