PTA Events

Annual Convention and AGM 15th to 18th May 2019

The Annual Convention 2019 will be held at the Sharnbrook Hotel Bedford from 15th to 18th May 2019.

Book these dates into your diary now for the 2019 Convention.


Scottish Autumn Lunch 10th November 2018

The Scottish Autumn Lunch will be held at Urban Bar & Brasserie, 23-25 St Vincent Place Glasgow G1 2DT on Saturday 10 November at 12.30 pm.

If you would like to attend, please contact Annette to make your reservation.


PTA Training Day Sunday 7th October 2018

An introduction to Bechstein the modern company and the unique connection with Jacques Samuel Pianos.


Please arrive at 10.00 am – Coffee on arrival

10.30 – Bechstein Concert Technician Torben Garlin will give a practical demonstration in obtaining the best sound with an older Bechstein. Using a typical example of a Bechstein Model A, Torben will discuss and demonstrate the voicing techniques involved.

Lunch 12.30-13.30

13.30-15.30 – Class continued

15.30 – Coffee

16.00 – Short recital

Finish no later than 16.30.


All food and refreshments will be provided by Jaques Samuels. No need to bring anything other than a notebook etc.


This rare opportunity is not to be missed and as usual Jacques Samuels’ hospitality should provide a memorable and educational day for those fortunate enough to attend.


Jaques Samuel Pianos 142 Edgware Road London W2 2DZ .

Booking Form available for download below.

Deadline for applications is 24th September 2018.