Pianists of all ages and abilities are able to choose from a wide range of competitive classes, offering different styles of music. There are also non-competitive classes for young beginners.
All classes are own choice and include graded classes, Repertoire, Classical, Romantic, Baroque and Jazz. There is also a twenty minute Recital class and the prestigious Concerto class. We also offer an Adult Beginners’ class together with a number of duet and trio classes.
Classes take place in the Bath Guildhall.
The Piano Shop, Bath Salver and cash prize of £100 will be awarded to the pianist nominated by a panel of adjudicators as ‘the outstanding young pianist of the year.’ The decision is based on overall performance in at least three classes and/or a repertoire class.
The Premier Award. The winner of the Piano Concerto class will be joined by the winners of the String and Wind Concerto classes for a play off during the evening of Classical Music. The award carries a substantial monetary prize as well as a trophy.