3 July 2018

Proper Way to Tie Your Qianjin

3 July 2018,
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The Qianjin is the piece of string that goes around the neck of the Erhu, pulling the 2 steel strings towards the neck. After […]


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 […]


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 […]


7 December 2015

Chinese Dizi: Rectifying Flat Pitching

7 December 2015,
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Recently, we have gotten an inquiry pertaining to dizi troubleshooting: one of our customers ordered a dizi for recording purposes, but found the lower […]


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 […]