“Their impeccable partnership was a sight to behold - breathing as one and the seamless passing of phrasing from one instrument to another.”
- Straits Times, Singapore
"Wee-Hsin Tan's orchestras played at the highest level among those I heard, reflecting a level of excellence highly competitive with the best youth orchestra programs in the United States. These performances were both technically and musically distinguished, reflecting outstanding training under Wee-Hsin's direction...He has the training, experience, temperament, and gifts of an outstanding teacher and conductor for pre-professional and college musicians, and has my highest recommendation."
-David Commanday, Director of Instrumental Music, Eureka College (USA)
"A thoughtful and dedicated musician, Wee-Hsin has a teacher’s heart, always seeking ways to develop and grow the potential in each student, ensemble and orchestra. The SNYO has benefited from his dedicated contributions, for which I express my deepest appreciation."
-Dr. Kee Kirk Chin, Chairman & CEO of Apex Healthcare Berhad and former Chairman of Singapore National Youth Orchestra
"Wee-Hsin has an uncanny ability to read students the way a great conductor can interpret a score. He understands which methods will best serve each student as determined by their particular needs."
-Andrew Smith, Associate Professor of Music, University of Nevada, Las Vegas (USA)
"Lillian is known as a passionate and dedicated teacher amongst her students, and attending her classes is something that the children always look forward to. She has the characteristic and drive to be a good educator and deserves all the support to pursue her endeavours."
-Soraya Mansor, Director of Music Talent Development & Management, Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra
"Ashraaf and his friends were taught by Lillian and her fellow colleagues from the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra under the program called Junior Violin Programme since they were 5 years old. The teachers made it easy for the kids to learn basic music theory using the Solfege method and correct violin fundamentals in a fun way! Now Ashraaf is 17 years old and working towards furthering his studies in violin. Thanks teachers!"
-Suzana, Ashraaf's Mom
“…The program followed the Suzuki syllabus which I found to be conducive as these beginners learnt to read notes and rhythm simultaneously…Lucas benefitted from this style of teaching with exuberant and dedicated teachers.”
-Florence, Lucas’ Mom
“Teacher Lillian is an excellent musician and is very passionate about teaching. Her lessons are fun and enjoyable and she always motivates her students to perform their best. My daughter, Min Li, has received a very valuable musical education through her guidance and dedication. Thank you, Teacher Lillian!”
-Swee, Min Li’s Mom
“With her creativity, she seamlessly combines foundation techniques with fun learning…this journey has opened many doors and opportunities that have cultivated a deeper appreciation for music as an art”
- Chin Chin, Jun Yi’s Mom
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