Jie Yan Chen


Hi, nice to meet you.





What is music to you? What does it give you?


What is your music dream?

to know music to entertain and enjoy the experience

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

educational materials available to all. free online schooling and access to computers at libraries. Earplugs on sale at music stores, supermarkets, pharmancies with good noise isolation quality.

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

play school theme song opening on tv.

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

Britney Spears, play school hosts songs, the wiggles, ABC tv station songs, Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, Destiny's child, Beyonce, Kelly Rowland, Whitney Houston, Celine Dion, Mariah Carey, Disney songs, Elvis.

What inspires you to make music?

my songwriting that is educational with good morals, ethics and cultural inspirations. the melody. playing music with friends.

What is the message you want to send with your music?

trying to sing, songwriting, percussion like drumming, clapping hands, beatboxing are wonderful learning experiences.

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?


How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

if the songs are educational and has good meanings that can light the way for aspiring musicians. online interaction by youtube, videos and happy messages. Going to educational places like school, college, university, a community centre that provides free music courses and dance lessons or for a low fee, youth centres, karaoke online application on your phone, computer tablet or personal computer, practice with a smile and having fun.

What do you think of Drooble?

social friends that like music.

What frustrates you most as a musician?

being pushed to over tired (exhaustion) myself in practice when a rest is in need. Performing tired makes the audience feel less energy dynamics in the performance. the loud music sometimes electronic that can cause ear damage by deafness and loss of hearing, earplugs are needed for every performance even on stage and in rehearsals, practice mode too. Work health and safety. fainting because of the loud music. I sugguest maybe have a rest every 15 minutes of playing music to reenergise and perform with energy that you feel comfortable with. Maybe if needed a rest every 5 minutes to begin, start with or even more often. I think if you want to promote your music do it online first in audio recording, messages or videos because to go visit strangers is dangerous, clubs might have spiked drugs in food and drinks, illegal drugs that may make dependancy and then the lifestyle is about drugs, then drugdealing that could impact family, friends, money, assests like homes, health. education programs about increase awareness of drugs and learning to have a healthy lifestyle like cooking, shopping, diets. Harassment, sexual abuse, misuse of power. Finding advice is good.

Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?

i go to concerts, gigs, online activity as an audience and discovering musicians online and in an learning environment like school, tertiary education.

What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?

Original entertainers, own songwriting, increase learning in music, more training continuing, incorporate dance skills in music, learning electronic music can be by playing online phone or tablet computer application games like in disc jockeying djing. be happy.

Share some awesome artists that we’ve never heard of.

maybe going to see some magicians or/and comedians online, making jokes, laughing, creative writing times, going to the library to read books, borrow cds, dvds, comics, cartoons, newspapers, asking the library staff to find where the content is. making bookmarks of your own drawings. playing the music box with your fingers where you can get them at stores like book stores, online kalimba (finger piano) programs for the computer. Suggestion box. ballads.