Testimonials

Feedback from parents and students

"My daughter enjoys playing piano every day. Before having a lesson with Crystal, I have to push her very hard for daily practice."

Meena

"You are a great teacher.  We all trust you."

Daniel

"Thank you for being my teacher all these years! I really enjoyed learning piano from you!"

Nancy

"My daughter said that Crystal is the best teacher in Arcadia!"

Donald

"Yuqing said you were a brilliant and supportive teacher for her."

Daria

 

Parent and student testimonials

 

Parent and student testimonials

 

STUDENTS AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS

2021

Annual Evaluation, Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM)

  • Yuqing He (Hungary), Grade 8

  • Chloe Poon (US), Grade 5


  • Ashley Poon (US), Grade 3

  • Ching-Yi Janice Wan (US), Grade 2



Certificate of Merit (CM), Music Teachers' Association of California (MTAC) Pasadena Branch

  • Victor Lee (US), State Honor, Level 2

  • Mahathi Savavanan (US), State Honor, Advanced Level

2020

Music Teachers' Association of California (MTAC) Pasadena Branch Keyboard Theme Festival

  • Yuqing He (Hungary), Second Prize, Solo at Age 16-18 Division

  • Sophie Wu (Beijing, China), Honorable Mention, Solo at Age 10-12 Division

  • Ching-Yi Janice Wan (US), Honorable Mention, Solo at Age 7-9 Division

Certificate of Merit (CM), Music Teachers' Association of California (MTAC) Pasadena Branch

  • Mahathi Savavanan (US), Senior Award and State Honor, Level 8

2019

Certificate of Merit (CM), Music Teachers' Association of California (MTAC) Pasadena Branch

  • Mahathi Savavanan (US), State Honor, Level 6


  • Chloe Poon (US), State Honor, Level 3

  • Maggie Lee (US), State Honor, Level 9

2018

Certificate of Merit (CM), Music Teachers' Association of California (MTAC) Pasadena Branch

  • Zoe Sprecker (US), State Conventional Recital, Level 7


  • Evelyn Yao (US), State Conventional Recital and Branch Honor Recital, Level 6

  • Maggie Lee, Branch Honor Recital, Level 7

2017

Certificate of Merit (CM), Music Teachers' Association of California (MTAC) Pasadena Branch

  • Zoe Sprecker (US), State Honor, Level 5

  • Maggie Lee, State Honor, Level 5

2016

Certificate of Merit (CM), Music Teachers' Association of California (MTAC) Pasadena Branch


  • Nancy Yi-Nuo Xu (US), State Conventional Recital and Branch Honor Recital, Advanced Level