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


19 October 2016

What Key(s) Of Dizi Should An Amateur Get?

19 October 2016,
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Longtime readers of our blog would know by now that we do try to tackle dizi-related problems every now and then. However, for today … Continue reading


27 September 2016

The Differences Between Bronze And Normal Friction Tuning Pegs

27 September 2016,
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Have you ever wondered what the difference between bronze and normal friction tuning pegs? Some wrongly assume that there is virtually no difference between … Continue reading