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PIANO INSTRUCTORS

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LEE SHY MIN

Founder, Piano Instructor

Miss Lee is the founder of Classique Music & Match. She holds certificates in grade 8 ABRSM Piano and grade 8 ABRSM Theory. She also completed her full-time music training in Yamaha Music Academy Singapore and earned a Diploma in Music.

 

Miss Lee has been teaching piano lessons in Singapore since 2001. She also taught in Cristofori Music School from 2003-2010. Her cheerful and pleasant disposition made her a very popular teacher among students in Cristofori. Equipped with a vast experience in handling students of different ages and abilities, Miss Lee then decided to embark on a teaching career of her own in 2010 and has been enriching the lives of children with music ever since.

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BRENDON HEW

Piano Instructor

Pianist with over 15 years of experience in the music field. I began playing the piano at the age of five. I received a Distinction in ABRSM Grade 8 Piano at the age of 15 and completed ABRSM Grade 8 Music Theory at the age of 17. I am currently pursuing a Trinity College of London Diploma in Piano Performance. 

 

As a teacher, I strive to constantly improve my abilities by consulting with and learning from teachers with more than 30 years of experience. My goal is to make lessons enjoyable so that students do not become bored or feel like they are making little progress. Taking exams is a good indicator of progress, but I believe it should not come at the expense of the students' love and passion for music. It is more important that students are satisfied with what they are learning because only then will they be motivated to put forth the effort required to succeed.

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TEE HUI SAN

Piano Instructor

Ms Tee Bmus possesses Bachelor's Degree of Music and Associated level qualification of Trinity College London.

She has also attained Yamaha Music Full Grade 5 which is a teacher level qualification, and has been fully trained as a teacher by Yamaha Music School . 

Her full time teaching experience started in 2010, and she has had much experience in preparing students for exams and recitals. She is familiar with the exam syllabi for all grades, including the various sections of the diploma level exams which consist of the pieces, sight reading, aural and programme notes (dissertation).

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LOH YI BANG

Piano Instructor

At 12 years of age Mr. Loh decided to try out learning piano, which turned out to be one of the best decisions he made in his life. With an average of about 2 hours of practice a day over the next 4-5 years, he took the ABRSM Grade 8 piano exam and passed with distinction. Mr. Loh then went on to take his ATCL and DipABRSM in piano performance, and started teaching full time at Yamaha music school when he was around age 19. Along the way, he has also picked up experience as an accompanist for various musicians and singers, ABRSM Grade 8 theory with distinction, the Yamaha full Grade 5 certificate (fundamentals and performance), and his LTCL and LRSM in piano performance, with distinction. 

 

Mr. Loh intends to help students develop a strong foundation in piano technique and musicianship. During lessons, he encourages students to develop logical thinking and aims to teach students how to think, instead of just playing notes and rushing for exams.

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TONY SHEN

Piano/Keyboard Instructor

Tony was born into a musically inclined family. He was taught and greatly influenced by his grandmother who was a pianist and professor at the Nanjing Normal University. Tony migrated to Singapore at the age of 6 with his family from Shanghai. Tony is a music educator/ keyboardist/pianist in Singapore who is able to teach and perform comfortably in various genres of music, including classical, pop, jazz, etc. After obtaining his Diploma in Music, Tony joined the Singapore Armed Forces Music and Drama Company and later worked in the music industry to gain live experiences to better impart them to his students. Tony is the keyboardist of local bands, The Switch Gang and Fusion FM. He is one of the resident artists of Switch by Timbre X. Tony also works on composition, music arrangement and production on freelance basis. At the same time, Tony is completing his Bachelor Degree in Music, majoring in classical piano performance, jointly offered by Royal College of Music (“RCM”) London and Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (“NAFA”). He is set to graduate in May  2021.

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DANIEL

Piano Instructor

Backup by 15 yrs of enriching experience in the tutoring domain, Daniel has groomed and impacted pools of diverse students from ages 4 till 79.  Their aptitude range for exams (classical, pop), leisure, competitions, auditions, performances  and they embrace from all walks of life. My 'cream of the crop'  had clinched prizes in the Singapore National Music Competitions and SPAF.


A string of successful milestone achievements occurred in 1998 through stringent selection, he performed in the Singapore Symphony Orchestra Piano Marathon;2-Piano Work. Prior to on lnternational exposure, he had competed strongly in the lnternational Piano Competition of Valsesia in ltaly. Quite remarkably, Daniel had recreated an unique,unorthodox method to the art of piano practicing. lt has been tried and tested; proven to save much time! (no books have written on this yet!!!!) He reiterates that the learning journey should not direct too much emphasis on  'bagging' all the exam certificates, but rather exploring and exposure to  wide array of concerts,competitions and different styles and genres of music which is the hallmark of a true musician and pianist! Outside of work, he catches time with his family and friends.

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FION NA

Piano Instructor

Hello, I’m Fion. I have been playing the piano for over 20 years, and for the past few years, I’ve been giving private piano lessons to students, both kids and adults.

Looking back, it’s an amazing journey I had with piano and music.

 

Thanks to my wonderful teachers, I’ve attained ATCL Diploma in Piano Performance and ABRSM Grade 8 Theory. 

I believe that learning an instrument comes with extensive benefits such as promoting creativity, memory, discipline… as these are what I have experienced myself too.

I vary my teaching styles as I understand that every student learn differently. I want to maximise the learning potential of every student, and have them play and enjoy good music! 

 

Teaching has given me immense satisfaction as I see my students improving and responding positively to my teachings and lessons. I also know how difficult it is to have the discipline to self practice. I remember back then as a student, even when I really love piano, I still did not have the motivation to practice everyday.

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GEORGIA LEOW

Piano Instructor

Ms. Leow is a patient and nurturing teacher who believes each student will be able to excel with hard work and passion.

 

Being a pianist for more than 15 years, she has 7 years of experience teaching in Cristofori school, other piano schools as a private teacher. She has chosen a simple and direct approach when it comes to beginners, especially to those who have no music background. She is able to teach pop songs and classical pieces or those who intend to take up ABRSM grading exams. Lessons are easy and stress free. 

 

Ms Leow loves cultivating a sense of wonder about music in children and nurturing their talents with hopes that they will soar to their fullest potential and continue to blossom. She wishes to bring out the best in all her students through love and patience.

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XIE JUNYI

Piano Instructor

Junyi currently teaching Piano and Music Theory. She has been teaching for 3 years and her students' age varies from 6 to 15. A huge percentage of them obtained Distinctions in their Piano and Theory Examinations, some even improve from failing to getting Distinctions in a matter of months. Personally, she has been playing the piano for 11 years. She has completed all ABRSM Piano Levels and has a Diploma in Piano (ATCL) from Trinity.  

 

Junyi has experience being involved in Orchestras since Primary School as she used to be part of the String Orchestra. (she played the violin). She started learning the cello in Secondary School as well. Her CCA has been the symphonic band since Secondary School up to Junior College. She played the Clarinet and is still playing it in community bands ie. Novowinds until now.

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CHARMAINE PANG

Piano Instructor

Charmaine has completed her grade 8 ABRSM piano in 2017 and obtained grade 5 music theory in 2014. Currently She just finished studying her Diploma in music course at Singapore Raffles Music College. 

 

Charmaine have 1.5 years experience in teaching students piano. She taught at Joy waltz studio and the Happy pianist. Currently she is still teaching at the Happy Pianist. She is patient with a good attitude in teaching all sorts of students. Her fun and engaging lessons can help young children with short attention span. She also prepares students for the ABRSM graded examination and hardworking students can achieve good results.

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EMMANUEL QIU

Piano Instructor

Emmanuel studied the piano closely with Mdm Fang Yuen, Mdm Elaine Wu and Mr Ong Lip Tat and started teaching privately during his school days. He quickly discovered his passion for sharing and making music with others.

 

At each lesson, Emmanuel adopts versatile ways to inculcate keyboard geography, natural posture and techniques, a keen aural awareness, sensitive musicianship, contextual interpretation, theory and composition, keyboard harmony and improvisation. He helps students to calibrate their use of the different muscle groups and apply the laws of physics as they play. This enhances the technical control of the instrument and expands their ability to express musical ideas. He also provides excellent coaching for adults who are looking to rejuvenate their music making after years away from it.

 

Integrating his sensitive piano playing with his love for choral singing, Emmanuel is a director for school choirs. His choral influences come from Ms Jennifer Tham, Dr Zechariah Goh and Mr Nelson Kwei.

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VIVIENNE POH

Piano/Violin Instructor

Vivienne has been learning the violin at the age of 7 and the piano at the age 10. Over the years, she has garnered awards and medals from music festivals she participated in Malaysia, Singapore, Manila and Hong Kong. The most remarkable experience was when she and her other teammates won first prize in ‘Euroasia Strings Competition’ in Kuala Lumpur under the ‘ensemble’ category. Her highlight achievements were receiving two awards from Trinity College London as the ‘Highest Distinction’ in her home country, Brunei Darussalam, for both violin Grade 6 and 8 during the year 2015 and 2017, respectively. 

She is also very active in the music scene in Brunei and have been invited to performances for a charity event ‘Roots and Wings’ and an empowerment program ‘Youth Empowerment Conference’. Moreover, she was chosen to perform for ‘Brunei Young Musicians’ organized by Brunei Music Society, which is well known among the music community, for 3 consecutive years as a pianist soloist. Other than an active performing musician, she also has a teaching experience under an established music school for a year.

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IVAN LEE

Piano Instructor

Ivan has been a private piano teacher since 2017 and began teaching as he wished to share his passion for the instrument with as many people as possible. He has, since, gained experience teaching students of varying proficiencies – from beginners to intermediate-advanced students – and teaching several styles – pop, jazz, improvisation, how to play by ear, and accompaniment. He plays the piano for his church and plays the keyboard in a band – experiences which have largely shaped him as a pianist and a musician.

 

As a teacher, Ivan constantly tries to allow the student to enjoy the instrument as much as possible by having fun.

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LOW ZHI MIN

Piano Instructor

Zhi Min holds ABRSM Grade Piano 8 and Kinder Beat Encore Music Education, Teacher Training Certificate. Additionally, she obtained Bachelor Degree in Psychology from NUS.

She is a passionate music educator and specialises in nurturing young minds ranging from 4 to 60 years old for leisure and graded exams. She also engaged by MOE to conduct music education in Primary schools.

As an experienced teacher, she understands that it is quintessential to accelerate student’s learning. She firmly believes in imparting music creatively through her unique teaching approach so that students are able to play and appreciate music while having a good foundation. She also customises lessons based on students’ pace to ignite interest and motivation.

She has also held recitals for students, giving them exposure to performance opportunities.

Ultimately, she believes in realising the potential of each student while imparting joy and beauty of music through patience and passion.

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FENNY HARTONO

Piano Instructor

Based in Balestier vicinity, Fenny has been teaching piano for more than 12 years. She holds a performance diploma from Trinity College London (ATCL) and a teaching diploma from The ABRSM (DipABRSM). She believes that there is music in every child and her job is to find and nurture it. It is her teaching goal to develop a lifelong enjoyment of music that goes beyond the exam syllabus. She customizes each individual student’s lesson according to his unique individuality and learning style. While she specializes in preparing students for graded piano exams and music theory, she also teaches adult students who learn for leisure. 

 

With her dedicated and all-rounded teaching, most of her students achieve high scores and distinction in examinations. And most importantly, all of them find joy in music.

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GRACIA TEOW

Piano Instructor

Gracia Teow Cheng Mun is a Classically-trained pianist and is currently in her final year of the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Music, at the School of Contemporary Music, LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore. 

 

She is an avid performer who has performed at various concerts and masterclasses over the years. Gracia is also an experienced music educator who has taught students in both one-to-one and classroom settings. Currently, she runs Gracia’s Music Studio where she provides private piano and music theory lessons, as well as music accompaniment services to instrumentalists and singers. Being a diverse and versatile pianist, Gracia has also collaborated with other musicians in performances and production of original music.

 

She will be graduating with her Bachelor’s Degree in May 2021, and intends to pursue a Master’s Degree in Piano Performance and Music Education in the future.

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ANGELINE ANG

Piano Instructor

Growing up in a performing arts environment, Angeline is versatile in both ballet and music. She enjoys teaching piano as it feels good to be able to help students to achieve their goals and understanding of music. She cares a lot about student's mental wellbeing as she believes it is our minds and emotions plays a huge role in achieving or doing something. She thinks that with that learning journey, we can understand more about ourselves and learn how to improve ourselves as a person too.

 

Currently she is pursuing diploma level for piano and learning vocal and guitar at the same time. During her free time, she enjoys writing songs and doing ballet too. Angeline always believes that learning should never stop and one should always strive to improve. Likewise, she hopes to be able to impart the same values to her students, and let them see the beauty in learning and music.

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VERA LEONG

Piano Instructor

Vera has been teaching the individual piano lessons in Cristofori Music School since 2014 and embarked on private teaching in 2017.  Vera has been teaching kids as young as 4 years old to working mothers over 40 years old.  She has experience in teaching the ABRSM syllabus as well as leisure learning pieces.

Vera believed in the theory of grit that anybody can learn and pick up an instrument if you dedicate yourself to practice. Vera loves to explore different genre of music with students and encourage students to learn pieces beyond just exam pieces.  At the end of the day, Vera wanted her student to enjoy the process of learning and making music together during lesson time.
 

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CHIENG LEE ZSE

Piano Instructor

Ms. Chieng Lee Zse has been teaching piano and music theory since 2005. A passionate piano teacher, she teaches students of all ages and works well with young children. She actively doing accompaniment for various instruments for examinations, performances, and student’s recitals. She is teaching at a music school and teaches private lessons too.

 

Ms. Chieng holding a bachelor degree in music from UK. She attained Trinity LTCL and under preparation for ABRSM FRSM. She is learning Cello as her minor instrument and preparing Grade 7 now.

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HAILEY

Piano Instructor

Ms. Hailey holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Music. She has been teaching ABRSM, Rock School, and Suzuki Piano syllabus for years. Her students play a wide range of repertoires from classical to pop and jazz. She is planning to organise regular mini concerts for students in the future.

 

She was previously teaching at a reputable music school in Singapore and was also a resident pianist for prestigious hotels. She welcomes passionate students of all ages and levels. 

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TAN HSUAN

Piano Instructor

Mr Tan is an experienced teacher and musician with more than 17 years teaching experiences. He holds ABRSM LRSM in Piano performance and grade 8 theory. Mr Tan has worked with adults and children of all ages and abilities, from beginner to grade 8 piano and theory and diplomas (ABRSM, ATCL and LTCL). He is also an appointed IPVAEB Music examiner.
He is completing his MA (Mus) from open university UK, by December 2020.

Mr Tan is a friendly, dedicated and motivating teachers who is willing to travel to different locations through Singapore to teach and impart his skills to his students.

To see his teaching video, click the link below 

https://youtu.be/kzSpE0esX98 

ALISON TAN

Piano Instructor

Ms Alison offers classical piano lessons at her home studio on Yamaha CX1 grand piano. With more than 10 years of teaching experience, Ms Alison has a unique approach towards children and kids. Every lesson is tailored to individual student’s needs. She holds ABRSM grade 8 Piano and Trinity grade 8 Theory of Music, and she is completing her ATCL soon, under tutelage of Dr.Rickie Oui.

She observes class by Julie Tan (SMTA) and loves to research new way of teaching especially to young kids. She believes listening and appreciation is key to young kids. 

To see her teaching video, click the link below
https://youtu.be/K2ADOEYK65Q

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JOSHUA

Piano Instructor

Joshua has been teaching piano for more than 10 years. He holds four music certificates from the ABRSM – Advanced Certificate Piano, Grade 8 (Piano and Theory) and Grade 5 in Jazz Piano.

Joshua has a wonderful personality and caring towards kids. He has never failed to make his students having fun and picking up good playing technique at the same time. Most of his students can’t wait for Joshua to knock at their door every week to spend time with him and to move forward on their piano journey. Not only kids, He is also a very motivating teacher towards his adult students. He believes that it’s never too late to pick up an instrument. Outside of teaching, Joshua is also a regular performer at various events.

To see his teaching video, click the link below 

https://youtu.be/osedRvF9URE

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CHIA TUI LING CAROLINE

Piano Instructor

Miss Caroline started teaching piano since 2006. Her students age ranges from 4 to 50. She has passion in music and always try her best to instil the love of music in every student she teaches. She has been constantly upgrading her music qualifications from the year she started teaching piano and graduated from University of Sheffield in January 2018, gained Master’s qualification in Music Psychology in Education, with the thesis research on early music education relating to musical memory in young children.


She believes music shapes personality and makes us a balance and well-rounded person.

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TIFFANY TAN

Piano Instructor

Ms Tan started her full-time teaching career in one of Singapore leading Music school in 2003. When she had her first baby in 2008, she decided to teach privately. She holds a Diploma in Music from Yamaha Music Academy, Singapore, and ABRSM grade 8 in Piano and Theory. Besides teaching, she performs as accompanist for singers and instrumentalists. She occasionally transcribes orchestra score to solo piano for her students to perform.

Due to her many years of teaching Classical Piano She has a certain standard she expects from her students. Ms Tan is a very detailed Classical Piano teacher and one of the sought-after classical piano teachers in Singapore.

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REZIA YEAK 

Piano/Violin Instructor

Our patient Ms Rezia offers Classical piano and violin lessons for all ages, from beginner to advanced. She is an ALCM (London College Music, UK) Diploma holder in Piano performance. She has also completed her grade 8 ABRSM (Practical and Theory) for Piano and Violin and is now pursuing her Diploma in Violin.

Ms Rezia has a well-rounded approach to teaching piano and violin, focusing on enjoyment but not forgetting the importance of technique, and caters to her student’s musical interests and learning styles. She is open for classical or leisure pop songs.

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JENNIFER LEE HUI LIN

Piano Instructor

Ms Jennifer is a well-established teacher with more than 20 years of experience in both Piano and Music Theory. She also coaches MEP students on how to compose and set art songs for their O-level music. She has conducted many music teaching seminars and workshops for teacher in the past. She holds a Bachelor Honours Degree in Music from Kingston University, England. She also holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Principle of Teaching and Pedagogy from the University of Malaya.

Given her long experience as a professional musician, she offers a varied range of tuition from grade 1-8 ABRSM (Piano and Theory), Diploma in Piano performance and teaching, LRSM, ATCL and LTCL.

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ENG POH CHEK 

Piano Instructor

Ms Eng holds ABRSM Diploma in Piano Performance and Diploma in Music from Yamaha Music Academy, where she had a 2 year-full-time study. She has ABRSM grade 8 (Piano and Theory) and Yamaha grade 5 (teacher’s grade) in Piano performance and fundamental.

Ms Eng was teaching as a full-time teacher in Yamaha Music Singapore from 2004-2007. She covers both Individual lesson and Yamaha Group Lessons. She offers a unique learning experience and real enthusiasm for every lesson. She put a lot of planning into each lesson to allow her pupils to get the most out of their time. Ms Eng is happy to teach ages 4 and upwards, grade 1-8 piano and theory.

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IRENE CHIA

Piano Instructor

Miss Chia is a full-time music educator, providing both Early Childhood Music Education to toddlers (aged 0-4) and individual piano lessons from beginner to advanced. She has a Bachelor degree in Music, from Monash University, Australia, and has a wealth experience both teaching and performing. She enjoys performing ensemble works with other instrumentalist.

Miss Chia would take opportunities to improve her music teaching, finding ways to teach proper methods and assists students to achieve better results in their journey of learning music.

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NICOLE, CHOU MANN PYNG 

Piano/Violin Instructor

Ms Nicole is an experienced and fully qualified music teacher and have been teaching for more than 13 years. She holds a Bachelor degree in Music Education from University Putra Malaysia (UPM), Malaysia. She teaches Piano, Theory of Music, Violin and Viola, from beginner to grade 8.


She upgraded herself by taking part in Music World Conference, Teacher Training programme and also had been under the guidance of one of the SSO Senior violinist. She believes in the term “you reap what you sow”, and the persistence is the key to be successful in the music journey.

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FAISAL

Piano/Guitar/Ukulele Instructor

With passions in performing and teaching, Mr Faisal have over 17 years of experience teaching students from beginner to advanced level, both classical and pop piano, guitar and ukulele. He is also teaching IT music in MOE Schools and performs frequently in bars, restaurants, country clubs and hotels. 

Mr Faisal holds an LTCL with distinction in piano recital, grade 8 Theory of Music, grade 5 Yamaha Piano (teacher’s grade) and grade 6 Yamaha Guitar. He is a very encouraging teacher who always able to create good bonding with students and allow them to learn a lot of techniques in playing, ear training, understanding different genre of music and to never give up attitude.

To see his teaching video, click the link below

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lDFIuG_OtlI

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IVAN

Piano Instructor

Ivan is an associate music instructor and was a lecturer and music teacher at SAE Institute and Manning Music Centre. He holds a Bachelor of Art Honors in Audio Production from Middlesex University, a diploma in music from Lasalle College of the Arts, a diploma in Higher Education specializing in piano performance and teaching, and ABRSM grade 8 in Piano and Music Theory. He also tracks music and arrange music for albums.

Ivan has been teaching since 2008 from beginner to advance and cater to special needs students, too. He was involved in various music events of superstars such as Dragonfly, S.H.E, Jeff Chang, David Tao World Tour concert and Olympics Opening and Closing 2008. He has taught in 37 MOE schools.

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KRASIMIRA KOLOSOV

Piano/Vocal/Accordion Instructor

Krasi began her teaching career in Bulgaria over 18 years ago and for the last 12 years she has been teaching in Singapore. She holds a Bachelor of Pedagogy of Music Training from Shumen University Bulgaria. She is very well versed in a variety of music disciplines including History and Theory of Music, Voice, Orchestration, Harmony, Choir conducting, Piano and Accordion. During her teaching career in both Bulgaria and Singapore, she has been organizing various music concerts, school events and leading school music projects.

Majority of her students in Singapore who sit for the ABRSM exams have been consistently successful in graduating with either a merit or distinction. With her pedagogy training and extensive experience, Krasi have designed a special music program for kids as young as 2 to 4 years of age, and deliver successful outcomes.

Krasi offers Piano, Vocal and Accordion lessons online.

MICHELLE CHAN

Piano Instructor

Michelle Chan (Bmus, DipABRSM, ATCL (TD), LTCL) is a freelance piano teacher based in Singapore. She has more than 15 years of piano teaching experience since 2004. As a passionate music teacher, she has attended several teachers’ seminars to hone her teaching skills.

All of her students, from grade 1 to diploma level, have aced their exams with her guidance. Besides helping her students with their exam preparations, Michelle organises annual students’ recitals regularly, and conducts group lessons on music history to foster music appreciation in her students. She encourages students to take part in public performances and music competitions.

Currently, she is working on her fellowship in performance with Mr. Simon Soh. She is also an appointed IPVAEB Music examiner.

CHARLOTTE ONG

Piano Instructor

Charlotte holds a Bachelor of Music from Queensland University of Technology. She has experience teaching students from age 4 to adults. She believes that musical education is a creative process where the educator must strive to provide a conducive environment to cultivate the love for music in her students. It is creative because no two students are the same, every student requires the educator to acquire a good understanding of their personality and work around them.

Passion and interest often drive a child's learning capacity and the eagerness to work on a difficult routine. Any successful education model will always depend on an educator who strives to formulate the chemistry and provide a well-balanced environment for every unique student.

REBECCA

Piano Instructor

Rebecca started music teaching in 2008. Her students from different ages and skill levels from variety of musical styles, including jazz, blues, classical and coaching students towards taking examinations and performing live on stage.

In her music teaching career, most of her students started their music journey from beginner with her and completed their ABRSM Grade 8.

She believes having a great passion for music will keep my motivation of hardworking in piano teaching. Her passion in piano teaching is that not just let students learn the music notes and rhythm but also cultivate student’s appreciation in music art. She preferred an effective variety of specialist teaching techniques to make lessons fun and enjoyable.;-)

TANOTO

Piano Instructor

Ms. Tanoto is a full-time piano teacher. She has been teaching since 2000 till now. She pursued her music education at Yamaha Conservatory of music in 1994, completed both practical and theory Grade 8 (ABRSM) and continued LLCM (London College of Music) in teaching. 

She believes every child has a different learning pace, keep encouraging and always motivate her students to practice regularly, works together with them to achieve their grade 8 piano.

She organized annual students concert with other teachers since 2010. This recital gives the students a platform to motivate themselves by watching other students’ performances. Students will be motivated to practice more for their recital and also driven to learn new pieces after the recital. Regular performing will give the students a sense of achievement and recognition that they deserve for their hard work.

VIVIAN

Piano Instructor

As a piano lover, Vivian is an experienced and fully qualified music teacher and have been teaching for more than 20 years. She started her full-time teaching career in Yamaha Music School (Malaysia) in 1990 and she started her teaching career in Singapore since 2001.

She holds ATCL piano performance, CT ABRSM, Grade 8 Theory in Music. She teaches in different ages and skill levels from beginner to advanced level and variety of musical styles, including Jazz and Blues. She also teaches both classical grades ABRSM syllabus - for exam/non-exams (kids and adults) both practical and Theory.

HUIYAN

Piano Instructor

Teacher Huiyan has been teaching private piano since 2013 and is equipped with LTCL in Piano Performance with Distinction and ABRSM Grade 8 Music Theory. Teacher Huiyan is experienced and patient with children and adults (aged 4 and above). Throughout her years of teaching, she has helped several students regain, build and sustain interest in piano.

 

Using self-typed scores, her lesson plans are suitable and able to accommodate each and every student’s learning ability and needs. She creates enjoyable lessons for students as she exposes them to wide range of music, from Classical to Pop, and even Game and Anime OST. Teacher Huiyan has also sent her students for public performances and competitions (Both locally and internationally) and won awards.

KELVIN

Piano Instructor

Life is like a piano, music is my passion. I dedicate my free time to inculcate the essence of music as a piano teacher. My students have achieved high rate of distinction in exams, as well in other aspects such as play by ear and improvisation.

Besides piano, I am also skilled in keyboard, guitar, vocal and trombone. These skills allow me to have a wider field of music experience and broaden my ways of teaching music.

In a nutshell, I have 10 years of piano teaching experience, performed for various weddings and events, and 2 years of piano accompanist experience for ballet and vocal classes.

LAM XUAN LIN

Piano Instructor

Ms. Lam is an experienced private piano teacher and has been teaching since 2015. Having completed her ABRSM Grade 8 Piano practical and theory, she is also expected to finish her ATCL Diploma by mid-2021.
 

Ms. Lam has been teaching both students sitting for ABRSM graded exams as well as those learning for leisure. Besides being a patient and friendly teacher, she is also experienced with teaching students of all ages. 
 

CHUA XIN NEE

Piano Instructor

I will tailor my teaching style according to my students' requirement. I believe that everyone should enjoy music and I will try my best to strike the balance between fun and learning. I hope my students will enjoy learning the piano, learn and appreciate the beauty of music. 100% passes for all my students who went for exams (ABRSM).

RACHEL TAN

Piano Instructor

Rachel has been playing the piano for close to 20 years and holds certificates in ABRSM Grade 8 Practical and Grade 5 theory. She is currently studying Grade 6-8 theory and DipABRSM. She also studied Music at the GCE O levels under the Music Elective Program, receiving an A. She currently has both adult and young learners under her, learning both leisure and graded exams.

 

She can teach both classical and pop genres. She is motivated by getting her students to become fluent with the piano and gradually acquiring a strong interest in it. She is approachable and can interact with everyone from all walks of life. In her free time, she enjoys researching on learning materials and teaching techniques to be a better teacher. She is very well versed in using online e learning platforms to give online piano lessons.

NICOLE TAN

Piano Instructor

Nicole started teaching piano since 2009 then she learn that it's her favourite thing to do. Along the way of learning, she met lots of like-minded piano lovers and mentors whom inspired her to become who she is today. She has 16 years of piano playing experience and her students range from as young as 4 to 50 years old. She has experienced in doing piano practical and music theory group classes as well as individual classes. 

 

She specialises in performance training, competition training, techniques, rhythm, independent learning and music theory. All her students under her attained 100% passes. She also host annual recital performances for all her students.

CHIN WAI LING

Piano Instructor

Ms Chin started her career as a full time piano teacher since 1988 and served long term as a part time teacher at Kawai music school from 1988-2014, before and after her overseas studies. She teaches piano practical from beginner to diplomas level.

Ms Chin holds a Bachelor degree in Music Teaching. She completed her first 2 years piano pedagogy course in UWA, Perth and transferred to NTU at Darwin for further training in group children music classes. During her final year of studies in Australia, she conducted music appreciation classes at the University’s childcare centre beside giving individual piano lessons, piano accompaniments, assisting in group music appreciation and theory classes at the University’s Centre for Young Musicians. She is a MOE registered piano teacher and also a certified instructor under Singapore Ministry of Education’s Art and Music Instructors Scheme (AMIS) (MUSIC).

ALOYSIUS LEE

Piano Instructor

Aloysius has been playing the piano since he was seven years old, and has been teaching freelance since 2016, with experience teaching young children, teens and even young adults. His passion for music made him join the symphonic band during his secondary school years. Playing the French Horn, he has participated in several concerts, performing both the French Horn and piano (accompaniment). He has also performed in a few piano recitals over the years, playing both pop and classical songs. 

He has certificates of ABRSM Grade 8 practical and ABRSM Grade 5 theory, with experience of teaching kids as young as 5 years old. His patience and understanding of young minds will surely help any child develop and hone their technical skills and increase their interest in music.

SO XIN EN

Piano Instructor

Xin En always had a strong passion for music and has been playing the piano for 14 years, since she was a young child. She believes that learning to play the piano is not just about getting the right notes but also learning to interpret the music, bringing the music to life with emotion, style, and dynamics.

 

She hopes to instill her love for the piano in her students, and teach them how to get the fundamentals right, so that they may go on to play beautiful pieces that they love in the future.