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CMC/Ensemble Schedule

Piano CMC & Violin Ensemble Schedule

Appended below are the schedules for Mandeville’s Piano CMC & Violin Ensemble for students under Individual + CMC/Ensemble curriculum.

Registration for Piano CMC & Violin Ensemble timeslots will be available as follows:

  • Piano CMC – From 11th January 2021
  • Violin Ensemble – From 18th January 2021

Slots are based on first-come-first-serve basis. Parents are advised to register for the CMC/Ensemble classes upon notification by their teacher. Parents/Guardians only need to register once for the CMC/Ensemble timeslots in an academic year.
*Audition is required for Chamber Music. No registration is required.

Note:

  1. There are NO regular individual lesson during CMC/Ensemble week.
  2. CMC/Ensemble classes are from February to November each year.
  3. Please login to the student portal to view the dates.

 

Our Creative Musicianship Class (CMC) is a unique and highly specialized programme that is planned exclusively for students at Mandeville. It provides our students with a comprehensive foundation for securing a wide range of skills, necessary in developing as a complete musician.

There are 3 types of CMC classes:

  1. Regular CMC
  2. Choir CMC
    *For selected students only*Choir CMC is a new concept introduced in 2018 as part of the CMC, open to Foundation and Beginner students who love to sing in a group. On top of the syllabus taught under the regular CMC, students are taught on echo singing, rhythmic activities and singing songs accompanied by hand gestures. NOTE: Students are selected by their regular teacher to attend the Choir CMC.
  3. Keyboard Ensemble CMC
    *For selected students only* Open to Primary, Elementary and Intermediate-level students, the Keyboard Ensemble provides students the opportunity to perform together as a group. Assigned to various parts and a keyboard each, students learn to play together while listening out for each other to produce beautiful music. NOTE: Students are selected by their regular teacher to attend the Keyboard Ensemble.

Click below to read about the features/benefits of CMC.

Features of CMC:

  • Classroom performance
  • Developing aural skills with audio-visual resources
  • Learning new techniques in music from different genres
  • Exploring improvisation techniques and rhythmic awareness
  • Instruments of the orchestra
  • Enhancing musical knowledge through the study of different music periods
  • Musical composers
  • Vocal training

Benefits of CMC:

  • Increases repertoire
  • Develops performance skills and encourages musicianship
  • Builds confidence and self-esteem
  • Motivated to practice from listening to others
  • Develops discipline and responsibility, commitment, and respect
  • Develop tone production, colours and sonority to enhance the ability to communicate with an audience.
  • Greater appreciation for wider genres of music
  • Master music-reading ability and aural awareness
  • Master stylistic interpretations of various piano repertoire

CMC will be conducted in Feb – Nov. View the CMC schedule below.

Thursday

Time Level Teacher-In-Charge Room
05:15 PM – 05:55 PM Foundation Ms Ivy Low E
04:00 PM – 04:40 PM Beginner Ms Lai Yan Lam E
06:00 PM – 06:40 PM Beginner Ms Ivy Low E
05:15 PM – 06:00 PM Primary Mr Genesis Teh 16
06:00 PM – 06:45 PM Primary Mr Genesis Teh 16
04:15 PM – 05:00 PM Elementary Ms Chiang Wei En 15
07:00 PM – 07:50 PM Intermediate Mr Genesis Teh 16
05:30 PM – 06:20 PM Advanced Ms Eleanor Soo Q

Friday

Time Level Teacher-In-Charge Room
03:00 PM – 03:40 PM Foundation Ms Dianne Rivas i
03:00 PM – 03:40 PM Beginner Ms Ermina Widya L
04:00 PM – 04:40 PM Beginner Ms Teresa Gervasio K
05:00 PM – 05:40 PM Beginner Ms Dianne Rivas i
03:00 PM – 03:45 PM Primary Ms Teresa Gervasio K
04:00 PM – 04:45 PM Primary Mr Stefan Popov 9
04:25 PM – 05:10 PM Primary Ms Charisma Ong 15
05:15 PM – 06:00 PM Primary Ms Charisma Ong 15
04:00 PM – 04:45 PM Elementary Ms Dianne Rivas i
05:15 PM – 06:00 PM Elementary Ms Ermina Widya L
04:45 PM – 05:35 PM Intermediate Mr Stefan Popov 9
06:00 PM – 06:50 PM Intermediate Ms Ermina Widya L
04:00 PM – 04:50 PM Advanced Ms Christine Octaviani Recital Room

Saturday

Time Level Teacher-In-Charge Room
10:15 AM – 11:00 AM Foundation Ms Chiang Wei En 8
10:30 AM – 11:10 AM Beginner Ms Grace Sia A
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM Beginner Ms Teresa Gervasio K
11:50 AM – 12:30 PM Beginner Ms Dianne Rivas i
12:45 PM – 01:25 PM Beginner Ms Grace Sia A
3:00 PM – 3:40 PM Beginner Ms Grace Sia A
3:45 PM – 4:25 PM Beginner Ms Grace Sia A
09:10 AM – 09:55 AM Primary Ms Charisma Ong 9
10:00 AM – 10:45 AM Primary Ms Charisma Ong 9
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM Primary Ms Chiang Wei En 8
02:00 PM – 02:45 PM Primary Ms Ivy Low 9
02:45 PM – 03:30 PM Primary Mr Tran Trung Thuan (Tim) i
03:45 PM – 04:30 PM Primary Ms Lim Zhi Ru L
09:15 AM – 10:00 AM Elementary Mr Lu Zhen Yuan 8
09:45 AM – 10:30 AM Elementary Mr Tran Trung Thuan (Tim) i
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM Elementary Mr Lu Zhen Yuan 15
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM Elementary Ms Chiang Wei En 8
03:00 PM – 03:45 PM Elementary Ms Ivy Low 9
09:30 AM – 10:20 AM Intermediate Ms Teresa Gervasio 15
10:00 AM – 10:50 AM Intermediate Mr Lu Zhen Yuan 10
11:00 AM – 11:50 AM Intermediate Ms Lim Zhi Ru 15
02:45 PM – 03:35 PM Intermediate Ms Lim Zhi Ru L
9:00 AM – 9:50 AM Advanced Ms Lynn Kang A
11:00 AM – 11:50 AM Advanced Mr Lu Zhen Yuan 10

Sunday

Time Level Teacher-In-Charge Room
09:15 AM – 09:55 AM Foundation Ms Eleanor Soo L
01:20 PM – 2:00 PM Foundation Ms Mary Tran L
10:00 AM – 10:40 AM Beginner Ms Eleanor Soo L
11:00 AM – 11:40 AM Beginner Ms Mary Tran L
01:00 PM – 01:40 PM Beginner Mr Tran Trung Thuan (Tim) 8
02:00 PM – 02:40 PM Beginner Ms Lim Zhi Ru 9
11:00 AM – 11:45 AM Primary Ms Lai Yan Lam E
11:45 AM – 12:30 PM Primary Ms Mary Tran L
01:00 PM – 01:45 PM Primary Ms Eliza Kwok Q
02:15 PM – 03:00 PM Primary Ms Eliza Kwok Q
11:00 AM – 11:45 AM Elementary Ms Eliza Kwok Q
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM Elementary Ms Alana Huynh 9
12:30 PM – 01:15 PM Elementary Ms Mary Tran L
02:15 PM – 03:00 PM Elementary Ms Alana Huynh L
10:00 AM – 10:50 AM Intermediate Ms Alana Huynh 9
12:00 PM – 12:50 PM Intermediate Ms Eliza Kwok Q
01:00 PM – 01:50 PM Intermediate Ms Lai Yan Lam E
11:30 PM – 12:20 PM Advanced Mr Stefan Popov A
01:00 PM – 01:50 PM Advanced Ms Christine Octaviani 9
03:00 PM – 03:50 PM Advanced Ms Christine Octaviani Recital Room
04:00 PM – 05:00 PM Diploma Ms Christine Octaviani Recital Room

*PARKWAY PARADE BRANCH CMC SCHEDULE (Call to Register)

Saturday

Time Level Teacher-In-Charge Room
09:15 AM – 10:00 AM Primary / Elementary Ms Alana Huynh ME7
02:00 PM – 02:45 PM Primary / Elementary Mr Genesis Teh ME7

General Outline

Foundation For those who had just started learning the piano General musical knowledge, music theory, technique and performance etiquette
Beginner Pre-Grade 1 General musical knowledge, music theory, technique and performance etiquette
Primary, Elementary Grade 1-4 General musical knowledge, aural, sight-reading, technique and performance etiquette
Intermediate & Advanced Grade 5-6 General musical knowledge, aural, sight-reading, technique and performance etiquette
Diploma Post Grade 8 General musical knowledge, repertoire study, analysis, technique and performance etiquette
Young Adults Teenagers (late beginners) and Adults Pop and Jazz music theory, improvisation techniques, sight-reading, analysis
Choir CMC Foundation and Beginner level students General musical knowledge, technique, singing, performance etiquette

*For Selected Students Only*
Students are selected by their regular teacher to attend the keyboard ensemble which includes syllabus covered under the regular CMC.

Friday

Time Level Teacher-In-Charge Room
07:00 PM – 08:00 PM Elementary / Intermediate Keyboard Mr Tran Trung Thuan (Tim) 16

Mandeville strongly believes that the most beautiful music is created when musicians play together. Our Violin Ensemble is designed to bring our students together to learn and play like in an Orchestra.

Violin Ensemble is a unique and highly specialized programme that is planned exclusively for students at Mandeville. It provides our students with a comprehensive foundation for securing a wide range of skills, necessary in developing as a complete musician.

We offer 2 types of Violin Ensemble:

  1. Regular Violin Ensemble
  2. Chamber Music
    *For selected students only*Initiated and led by Mr Dang Thanh Trung since 2018, the Chamber Music provides students the opportunity to work intensively and perform chamber music repertoire in small intimate groups such as Piano Trio, String Quartet and a small Chamber Orchestra. Open to Advanced students, the focus of the Chamber Music program is to develop a greater understanding of timbre, texture, balance, interpretation while strengthening students’ collaborative and listening skills.NOTE: The Chamber Music programme is independent of the regular Violin Ensemble. Students selected to attend Chamber Music may also attend the Violin Ensemble as part of their curriculum.

Click below to read about the features/benefits of Violin Ensemble.

Features of Violin Ensemble:

  • 4 to 6 pieces of different genres of repertoires per year
  • Develop sight-reading and aural skills
  • Performance techniques
  • Musical concepts and history of music
  • Develop ensemble skills
  • Develop appreciation for different music interpretations
  • Working together sensitively as a team
  • Orchestral training

Benefits of Violin Ensemble:

  • Increases repertoire
  • Improves ability to follow directions
  • Develops performance skills and encourages musicianship
  • Builds confidence and self-esteem
  • Develops discipline and responsibility, commitment, and respect
  • Provides a social and educational environment for personal motivation
  • Greater appreciation for different genres of music and levels of difficulty

Violin Ensemble will be conducted in Feb – Nov. View our Violin Ensemble schedule below. For Chamber Music schedule, view it under Chamber Music.

Thursday

Time Level Teacher Room
05:15 PM – 06:00 PM Foundation Ms Placida Ho J
06:00 PM – 06:45 PM Beginner Ms Annette Lee J
06:45 PM – 07:30 PM Primary Ms Annette Lee J
06:30 PM – 07:15 PM Elementary Ms Veronika Sakhno L

Friday

Time Level Teacher Room
06:00 PM – 06:45 PM Primary Ms Le Hoang Hai Van Recital Studio
06:45 PM – 07:30 PM Elementary Ms Pham Thi Minh Anh Recital Studio
07:30 PM – 08:15 PM Intermediate Ms Le Hoang Hai Van Recital Studio

Saturday

Time Level Teacher Room
04:30 PM – 05:15 PM Foundation Ms Tatyana Todorova L
03:45 PM – 04:30 PM Beginner Ms Marinela Balagtas L
03:00 PM – 03:45 PM Primary Ms Marinela Balagtas L
03:00 PM – 03:45 PM Primary Ms Tatyana Todorova E
04:30 PM – 05:15 PM Primary Ms Ana Maria J
02:45 PM – 03:30 PM Elementary Ms Kim Kyu Ri J
03:30 PM – 04:15 PM Intermediate Ms Placida Ho J

Sunday

Time Level Teacher Room
03:30 PM – 04:15 PM Foundation Ms Natalia Kurganova J
04:00 PM – 04:45 PM Beginner Mr Teodor Izmirev Recital Studio
05:00 PM – 05:45 PM Beginner Mr Teodor Izmirev J
02:45 PM – 03:30 PM Primary Ms Natalia Kurganova J
04:15 PM – 05:00 PM Primary Ms Zhang Yanjun J
03:15 PM – 04:00 PM Elementary Ms Yap Shu Mei Recital Studio
04:45 PM – 05:30 PM Intermediate Ms Yap Shu Mei Recital Studio
05:30 PM – 06:15 PM Advanced Ms Kim Kyu Ri Recital Studio
04:00 PM – 04:50 PM Diploma Mr Tan Jwu Jiun (JJ) Q

*PARKWAY PARADE BRANCH ENSEMBLE SCHEDULE (Call to Register)

Saturday

Time Level Teacher-In-Charge Room
3:00 PM – 3:45 PM Elementary Ms Stela Karnolska ME7
3:45 PM – 4:30 PM Primary Ms Stela Karnolska ME7

*For selected students only*

The course provides students the opportunity to work intensively and perform chamber music repertoire in small intimate groups like piano trio, string quartet to a small chamber orchestra. The focus of the program is to develop a greater understanding of timbre, texture, balance, interpretation while strengthening students’ collaborative and listening skills.

Saturday

Time Level Teacher-In-Charge Room
05:30 PM – 06:15 PM Advanced Mr Dang Thanh Trung L
06:15 PM – 07:00 PM Advanced Mr Dang Thanh Trung L
07:00 PM – 07:45 PM Advanced Mr Dang Thanh Trung L

Sunday

Time Level Teacher-In-Charge Room
02:30 PM – 03:15 PM Advanced Mr Dang Thanh Trung L
03:15 PM – 04:00 PM Advanced Mr Dang Thanh Trung L
04:00 PM – 04:45 PM Advanced Mr Dang Thanh Trung L