Chinese Dizi

The Chinese Dizi is a transverse bamboo flute that is one of the most popular instruments in the Chinese orchestra. It possesses a unique timbre, courtesy of a membrane that is adhered to one of its holes, and is able to produce a variety of sounds across its ranges.

Check out our Dizi introductory videos below:

Online Dizi Lessons Progression Chart

Below is a learning progression chart for our Dizi lessons based on the NUS Centre for the arts - Chinese instrumental examination.

If you'd prefer to have a lesson scheme not centered around a progressive exam syllabus, you can let our instructors know and they will come up with something that is both fun and rewarding for you.

Skype Lesson Details:

Timing
Your preferred timing
Duration
45 minutes per session
Fees
1 month = 4 lessons

  • Our rates for 1-to-1 Skype lessons are as follows:
  • Beginner: US$160 (45 min) - 4 lessons
  • Intermediate: US$190 (45 min) - 4 lessons
  • Advanced: US$220 (45 min) - 4 lessons
  • Lessons are conducted on a weekly basis.

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Dizi Beginner Lessons

This stage is for Grade 1-3 (Based on NUS Centre for the arts - Chinese instrumental examination).

Grade 1 repertoire:
Chang Cheng Yao (长城谣), Mo Li hua (茉莉花), Xiao Diao (小调), Huan Le Song (欢乐颂)

Grade 2 repertoire:
Mei Li De Gu Niang (美丽的姑娘), Zi Zhu Diao (紫竹调), Xian Qi Ni De Gai Tou Lai (掀起你的盖头来), Jin She Kuang Wu (金蛇狂舞)

Grade 3 repertoire:
Hua Hao Yue Yuan (花好月圆), Cai Yun Zhui Yue (彩云追月), Su Shan Na (苏姗娜), Liang Zhu(Excerpt) (梁祝片段)

*Progress depends on individual's efforts*

Dizi Intermediate Lessons

This stage is for Grade 4-6 (Based on NUS Centre for the arts - Chinese instrumental examination).

Grade 4 repertoire:
Chang Cheng Yao (长城谣), Mo Li hua (茉莉花), Xiao Diao (小调), Huan Le Song (欢乐颂)

Grade 5 repertoire:
Mei Li De Gu Niang (美丽的姑娘), Zi Zhu Diao (紫竹调), Xian Qi Ni De Gai Tou Lai (掀起你的盖头来), Jin She Kuang Wu (金蛇狂舞)

Grade 6 repertoire:
Hua Hao Yue Yuan (花好月圆), Cai Yun Zhui Yue (彩云追月), Su Shan Na (苏姗娜), Liang Zhu(Excerpt) (梁祝片段)

*Progress depends on individual's efforts*

Dizi Advanced Lessons

This stage is for Grade 7-8 (Based on NUS Centre for the arts - Chinese instrumental examination).

Grade 7 repertoire:
Yi Meng Shan Ge (沂蒙山歌), Zhe Gu Fei ( 鹧鸪飞), Mu Min Xin Ge (牧民新歌), Qin Chuan Shu Huai (秦川抒怀)

Grade 8 repertoire:
San Wu Qi (三五七), Wan Nian Hong (万年红), Chun Dao Xiang Jiang (春到湘江), Da Qing Shan Xia (大青山下)

*Progress depends on individual's efforts*

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