10 September 2017

Basic Erhu Setup

10 September 2017,
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Having your Erhu setup properly can make the difference between your Erhu sounding horrible and good. Sometimes, the most obvious thing to us might … Continue reading


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 … Continue reading


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