Meet Kimberly Yee, a talented teacher who knows how to create a laid-back atmosphere in her lessons, making sure all of her students feel relaxed and comfortable. But don’t let her chill vibes fool you, she’s all about the fundamentals. Kimberly is dedicated to helping her students master the technical aspects of playing the Guzheng, ensuring they have the necessary skills to excel.
But that’s not all, she also tailors her lessons to meet the individual needs and goals of each of her students. Whether you’re just looking to play the Guzheng for fun or you’re aiming to become a full-fledged performer, Kimberly has got you covered. And the best part? She can conduct her lessons in both English and Mandarin, making her the perfect teacher for all.
At the young age of 5, Kimberly started her journey to master the art of the Guzheng, a beautiful Chinese string instrument. With the guidance of Mdm Liu Lu and Mr Thum Soon Boon, she quickly demonstrated a strong interest and proficiency in the instrument. As she continued to learn and grow, studied under the tutelage of Mr Zhang Bo and Mdm Cui Jing Yi.
In her early years of schooling, Kimberly was an active member of various ensemble performances, even being appointed the Ensemble Lead. With her guidance, the group was able to secure a Certificate of Distinction at the Singapore Youth Festival competition.
She has also gained a wealth of experience as a soloist, bringing her unique touch and expertise to each piece she performs. With the help of her various performance opportunities, she was able to hone her techniques and truly bring out the essence of the Guzheng in every performance.
Today, she is a proud member of both the Guzheng Association (Singapore) and the Cheng San Chinese Orchestra, where she performs as a skilled Guzheng player.