Licentiate in Piano Performance, Royal Schools of Music
Edwin is a patient teacher with many years of experience with students of all ages and abilities. He has been described as a teacher with an uncanny ability to mentor advanced students, and at the same time engage beginners and young learners with fun and interactive lessons.
With a great focus on piano pedagogy, Edwin is constantly thinking of novel ideas to engage and help his students in learning. Edwin believes that learning is a joy, not a chore. Through a structured approach and hard-work, Edwin believes everyone can enjoy learning piano.
Having served as the music director of the NTU Piano Ensemble, he has also coached performers before concerts at venues like the Esplanade. In addition, he has given a masterclass on works by Chopin as part of the Nanyang Arts Festival 2017.
Edwin is a versatile pianist, regularly performing challenging two-piano works in sold-out concerts and accompanying instrumentalists and vocalists. In 2011, he held a solo recital performing virtuosic works by Beethoven, Chopin and Ravel. His playing has been called “captivating... with energy and spur contrasting with lyricism and serenity”. In addition, he has had postgraduate scholarship offers in piano studies. He is currently working towards a Masters of Arts in music focusing on piano pedagogy.
Having also graduated with First Class Honours in Physics from Nanyang Technological University, Edwin spends his free time pondering the fate of the universe.
Taught privately and in music schools since 2012.
Coached students in piano from beginner levels to DipABRSM.
Experienced performer of Two-Piano works in multiple sold-out public concerts.
Accompanist for festivals/competitions/examinations/rehearsals.
Nearly two years as a musician with the Singapore Armed Forces Band
Individual Piano Lessons (Beginner, Grade 1-8, Associate Diploma level).
Leisure Piano Lessons for Adults/Children.
Intensive Theory Lessons.
Lessons available at Edwin’s Studio (see photo) near Choa Chu Kang/Bukit Panjang or at student’s place.