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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 10 January 2022
  • Violin Ensemble – from 10 January 2022

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
3:30 PM – 4:10 PM Beginner Ms Chiang Wei En 15
6:00 PM – 6:40 PM Beginner Ms Ivy Low Recital Studio
4:15 PM – 5:00 PM Primary Ms Chiang Wei En 15
5:15 PM – 6:00 PM Primary Ms Chng Xin Bei i
4:30 PM – 5:15 PM Elementary Ms Chng Xin Bei i
5:15 PM – 6:00 PM Elementary Mr Genesis Teh 16
6:00 PM – 6:50 PM Intermediate Mr Genesis Teh 16
4:00 PM – 4:50 PM Advanced Ms Lynn Kang Recital Studio

Friday

Time Level Teacher-In-Charge Room
4:15 PM – 4:55 PM Foundation Ms Teresa Gervasio 16
4:15 PM – 4:55 PM Foundation Ms Su Chiahui Q
4:30 PM – 5:10 PM Beginner Ms Dianne Rivas i
3:30 PM – 4:15 PM Primary Ms Dianne Rivas i
4:00 PM – 4:45 PM Primary Ms Mary Tran K
4:15 PM – 5:00 PM Primary Ms Charisma Ong 15
5:15 PM – 6:00 PM Primary Ms Charisma Ong 15
4:15PM – 5:00PM Elementary Mr Stefan Popov 09
5:15PM – 6:00PM Elementary Ms Lai Yan Lam Q
3:15 PM – 4:05 PM Intermediate Mr Stefan Popov 09
6:10 PM – 7:00 PM Intermediate Ms Lai Yan Lam Q
4:00 PM – 4:50 PM Advanced Ms Christine Octaviani Recital Studio

Saturday

Time Level Teacher-In-Charge Room
10:15 AM – 10:55 AM Foundation Ms Lim Zhi Ru 15
11:45 AM – 12:25 PM Foundation Ms Ivy Low 08
10:20 AM – 11:00 AM Beginner Ms Chiang Wei En i
11:00 AM – 11:40 AM Beginner Ms Teresa Gervasio K
9:30 AM – 10:10 AM Beginner Ms Teresa Gervasio K
2:45 PM – 3:25 PM Beginner Mr Tran Trung Thuan (Tim) 08
9:45 AM – 10:30 AM Primary Mr Tran Trung Thuan (Tim) 08
10:00 AM – 10:45 AM Primary Ms Charisma Ong 09
11:00 AM – 11:45 AM Primary Ms Ivy Low 08
2:00 PM – 2:40 PM Primary Ms Ivy Low i
3:45 PM – 4:30 PM Primary Ms Mary Tran A
9:15 AM – 10:00 AM Elementary Ms Charisma Ong 09
10:00 AM – 10:45 AM Elementary Ms Lynn Kang A
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM Elementary Ms Lim Zhi Ru 15
3:00 PM – 3:45 PM Elementary Ms Mary Tran A
11:00 AM – 11:50 AM Intermediate Ms Lim Zhi Ru 15
2:00 PM – 2:50 PM Intermediate Ms Mary Tran A
9:00 AM – 9:50 AM Advanced Ms Lynn Kang A
11:00 AM – 11:50 AM Advanced Ms Lynn Kang A

Sunday

Time Level Teacher-In-Charge Room
9:15 AM – 9:55 AM Foundation Ms Eleanor Soo E
11:30 AM – 12:10 PM Foundation Ms Eleanor Soo E
12:45 PM – 1:25 PM Foundation Ms Grace Sia i
10:00 AM – 10:40 AM Beginner Ms Eleanor Soo E
1:30 PM – 2:10 PM Beginner Ms Grace Sia i
1:30 PM – 2:10 PM Beginner Ms Lai Yan Lam E
2:30 PM – 3:10 PM Beginner Ms Grace Sia i
10:45 AM – 11:30 AM Primary Ms Eleanor Soo E
10:45 AM – 11:30 AM Primary Mr Stefan Popov A
1:15 PM – 2:00 PM Primary Ms Eliza Kwok Q
2:15 PM – 3:00 PM Primary Ms Eliza Kwok Q
3:15PM – 4:00PM Primary Ms Dianne Rivas E
3:00 PM – 3:45 PM Elementary Ms Sandy Li 09
3:00 PM – 3:45 PM Elementary Ms Eliza Kwok Q
12:30PM – 1:15PM Elementary Ms Eliza Kwok Q
11:00 AM – 11:50 AM Intermediate Ms Chng Xin Bei L
2:00 PM – 2:50 PM Intermediate Ms Lim Zhi Ru L
3:00 PM – 3:50 PM Intermediate Ms Tran Trung Thuan (Tim) L
11:30 AM – 12:20 PM Advanced Mr Stefan Popov A
2:00 PM – 2:50 PM Advanced Ms Christine Octaviani Recital Studio
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Post Grade 8 Ms Christine Octaviani Recital Studio
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Post Grade 8 Ms Christine Octaviani Recital Studio

*PARKWAY PARADE BRANCH CMC SCHEDULE (Call to Register)

Saturday

Time Level Teacher-In-Charge Room
2:00PM – 2:40PM 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
Post Grade 8 Above 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

CMC Dates 2022

*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
7:45 PM – 8:30 PM Foundation Mr Nicholas Lam J
6:15 PM – 7:00 PM Primary Ms Veronika Sakhno J

Friday

Time Level Teacher Room
4:15 PM – 5:00 PM Beginner Ms Marinela Belagtas Recital Studio
6:00 PM – 6:45 PM Primary Ms Le Hoang Hai Van Recital Studio
6:45 PM – 7:30 PM Elementary Ms Pham Thi Minh Anh Recital Studio
7:30 PM – 8:15 PM Intermediate Ms Le Hoang Hai Van Recital Studio

Saturday

Time Level Teacher Room
4:00 PM – 4:45 PM Foundation Ms Placida Ho L
3:15 PM – 4:00 PM Beginner Ms Marinela Balagtas L
4:45 PM – 5:30 PM Beginner Mr Tan Jwu Jiun (JJ) 09
2:15 PM – 3:00 PM Primary Ms Marinela Balagtas L
4:45 PM – 5:30 PM Primary Ms Placida Ho J
3:00 PM – 3:45 PM Elementary Ms Le Hoang Hai Van J
3:00 PM – 3:45 PM Elementary Mr Tan Jwu Jiun (JJ) 09
3:15 PM – 4:00 PM Intermediate Ms Natalia Kurganova Q

Sunday

Time Level Teacher Room
2:00 PM – 2:45 PM Foundation Ms Yap Shu Mei Recital Studio
12:45 PM – 1:30 PM Beginner Ms Yap Shu Mei Recital Studio
4:30 PM – 5:15 PM Primary Ms Zhang Yanjun J
4:30 PM – 5:15 PM Elementary Mr Nicholas Lam Recital Studio
5:15 PM – 6:00 PM Elementary Ms Natalia Kurganova J
2:45 PM – 3:30 PM Intermediate Ms Kim Kyu Ri Recital Studio
3:30 PM – 4:15 PM Advanced Ms Yap Shu Mei Recital Studio
5:15 PM – 6:05 PM Post Grade 8 Mr Tan Jwu Jiun (JJ) Recital Studio

*PARKWAY PARADE BRANCH ENSEMBLE SCHEDULE (Call to Register)

Saturday

Time Level Teacher-In-Charge Room
3:45 PM – 4:30 PM Primary Ms Stela Karnolska ME6
2:15 PM – 3:00 PM Primary Ms Stela Karnolska ME6
3:00 PM – 3:45 PM Elementary Ms Stela Karnolska ME6

VE Dates 2022

*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