Pianist Foo Mei Yi: “Enjoyment of Music Makes the Musician”

By Sarah Daniel Jacob

December 2020 FEATURE
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“MY FIRST MEMORY of the piano was at a Yamaha Music School back in Seremban. I was touching four and my mother, who already had an inkling of my musical ability, decided to register me for classes. But they had to turn me away; I was still too young!” recalls Foo Mei Yi with a laugh. “I hadn’t even learned my numbers yet. They told my mum, ‘Come back in a year and we’ll give her some lessons.’”That was the...

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Sarah Daniel Jacob

is a social media ethnographer who loves coffee, Star Wars, floorball and tennis. But ultimately, her passion for writing and comedy is undeniable. She’s basically a grammar nazi who loves making people laugh.