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by love43
Wed Mar 13, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: Music, Singing, Dancing, Speech & Drama
Topic: All About Guzheng/Pipa
Replies: 183
Views: 95323

Re: All About Guzheng/Pipa

shannyw wrote:
Sat Mar 09, 2019 9:44 pm
My daughter is learning guzheng. Should I purchase from music school or buy elsewhere?
ps. she's learning from eight tones music
Bought an erhu from them, have lessons there
Son uses it for cca in school and no complaints from cca instructors or school teachers
by love43
Sat Oct 20, 2018 4:18 pm
Forum: Music, Singing, Dancing, Speech & Drama
Topic: All About Piano Theory Examinations
Replies: 163
Views: 52707

Re: Piano Theory

Singaporeans and Hongkies are very practical people so they don't see anything in practical musicianship. Most important thing, get certs, and get them fast. Very true! Every year when it comes to theory exams I just send my kid for a 5 day crash course workshop, so much more cost and time efficien...
by love43
Tue Jul 17, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: Newbies & Clubs
Topic: Club Chinese Orchestra
Replies: 31
Views: 11211

Re: Club Chinese Orchestra

JJ1111 wrote:You may be interested. :)

National Chinese Music Competition 2018

https://www.sco.com.sg/wp-content/uploa ... ooklet.pdf

https://www.sco.com.sg/national-chinese ... tion-2018/

Registration closing date : 31 August 2018, 5 pm
If don't win.. will still get cert?
by love43
Sat May 26, 2018 1:40 am
Forum: Music, Singing, Dancing, Speech & Drama
Topic: All About ABRSM Grades & Support
Replies: 1459
Views: 237745

Re: All About ABRSM Grades & Support

So there's this crash course music theory workshop during the June Hols going on under this school... teacher seems very qualified. Anyone's heard of her? http://www.eight-tones.com.sg/atw/ Ah yes! Ms Jonlin used to teach my boy theory. Last I heard she went to the US to study at Eastman! Looks lik...
by love43
Thu May 10, 2018 11:10 pm
Forum: Newbies & Clubs
Topic: Club Chinese Orchestra
Replies: 31
Views: 11211

Re: Club Chinese Orchestra

DD is in CO, playing pipa. A lot of her seniors are taking exams, was wondering if I should get her to take as well, don't know if will be too stressful? After all I just want her to enjoy herself in the cca...
by love43
Mon Mar 12, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: Technology & Gadgets
Topic: How do you control your child's Computer time
Replies: 81
Views: 23405

Re: How do you control your child's Computer time

I just restrict using the singtel parents thing. Very useful. So far kids haven't found any way to break past it. If there's no internet they can't do anything anyway, so they don't even bother
by love43
Mon Mar 12, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Technology & Gadgets
Topic: Software for children to learn typing
Replies: 17
Views: 6207

Re: Software for children to learn typing

Buy them a laptop and they will learn to type in 2 days trust me. Kids nowadays....
by love43
Mon Mar 12, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Technology & Gadgets
Topic: Toys for 2 year olds
Replies: 53
Views: 10614

Re: Toys for 2 year olds

What do you think of lego sets? I see lego have quite a bit of interesting stuff. And it's reminisce of childchood for me as well. XD Lego sets are great, they are very expandable, older lego sets will never be left aside and forgotten because with imagination your child can always find a way to in...
by love43
Mon Mar 12, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: Technology & Gadgets
Topic: Toys for 2 year olds
Replies: 53
Views: 10614

Re: Toys for 2 year olds

lmq874 wrote:And really expensive.
Indeed. Lego sets nowadays are getting very expensive, especially those superhero ones or themed ones.
by love43
Sat Mar 10, 2018 11:01 pm
Forum: Technology & Gadgets
Topic: When do you give your chid a hp?
Replies: 106
Views: 18220

Re: When do you give your chid a hp?

Hi, yes Year 1. (1) Negotiate ground rules before the handover. (2) Educate etiquette (in case misunderstandings occur in peer mobile chats), discuss dos&donts. (3) Start with prepaid limited (monthly 1G?) data plan (wifi only at home...) perhaps - can maintain balance of power through monthly give...