Many congratulations to the students who worked hard and did excellently in the ABRSM exams this year:
Both ATCL candidates passed their diploma exams in May and June; one is a 14-year old boy and another a young piano teacher. Good marks though still a little short of distinction with full marks for presentation in one of the exams! It was such a joy watching the students blossom into young pianists who playing beautifully from the heart. Warmest congratulations!
We enjoyed a student concert presented by 18 of Clara's students in June. Friends and family attended our cosy concert at Chinese Swimming Club.
The August to September 2016 exam period was quite a remarkable one with 7 high grade students (6 students in grade 8) sitting for their ABRSM practical exams! I'm thankful for their excellent results:
That makes 57% distinctions and 43% merits with 100% achieving at least a merit. Praise God!
Most of my students don't take exams every year, many students skipping grades when the standard is sufficiently exceeded. Some complete grade 8 after only two to three exams, scoring distinctions in grade 8.
With most students in higher grades,
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