Intro to Chinese Reed Instruments

Introductory group lessons on a range of fascinating Chinese reed instruments, inlcuding the Bawu (free reed flute) and Hulusi (gourd flute). Students can progress to learning the sheng (mouth organ) or suona (shawm). Students will learn basic postures and playing techniques, breath control, introduction to cipher notation, and will play 3 to 4 simple pieces for family and friends at the end of the course.

Registration open now for 2016-17!

CHILDREN'S REEDS INTRO with Karen Wong 
Recommended for: Children age 5-12yrs. No previous musical experience required.
Dates and Times: Saturdays, 3-4pm. 8 weeks each term.
Oct 15 - Dec 3 / Jan 14 - Mar 4 / Apr 22 - Jun 10
Fee: $75 per term (tuition-assisted fee for successful applicants)
$280 per term (non-assisted fee)
(registration fee may apply)
This class qualifies for youth scholarship funding. Click here to download the application package
ADULT/TEEN REEDS INTRO with Zhongxi Wu 
Recommended for: Adults and teens age 13 and up. No previous musical experience required.
Dates and Times: Saturdays, 4-5pm. 8 weeks each term.
Oct 15 - Dec 3 / Jan 14 - Mar 4 / Apr 22 - Jun 10
Fee: $280 per term
(registration fee may apply)
           Minimum enrollment required

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