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

 

Parent and student testimonials

 
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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 & 3

  • Yizhen Evelyn Xu (US), Grade 2

  • Minxuan Michelle Zhang (US), Grade 1


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

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

  • Sophie Wu (Beijing, China), 2nd Place, Solo at Age 10-12 Division

  • Jeremy Wang  (US), 2nd Place, Solo at Age 7-9 Division

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