naidy thank you very much for the encouragement. You are very sweet. (also, that felt weird - calling someone older 'sweet'. hmm)
I just found out today that our Singapore A-levels and your A-levels are rather different. Wikipedia says Singapore A-levels are ridiculously difficult (well more difficult than international standards anyway) for one thing. And that you have some AS/A2 thingy where your A-levels are split up into two exams.
teapo - ok, thanks for the book reference!
so, some pics from GP class.
also, I just discovered this today: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PcsRl_LIJHA (Argerich plays Scarlatti, Sonata K. 141)
blows my mind. If I tried playing at even half of that speed (see 00:24) I think I'd just get a million bruises on my fingers. Damage the nail matrix or something.