Many learn and practice music for the exams and certifications. While it is certainly helpful to keep progress in check, music education can lose its meaning when we start learning and practising for the sole reason of clearing exams.
In the work with children of all abilities, we see how music mean a lot more than just certifications. It is always heartening when we see a child taking his own initiative to figure out tunes to play and enjoy with the skills he has picked up over the years. So here's a student who has been with us for quite a while now, enjoying a little impromptu Christmas carol jamming after a session! To Christmas!