24th Annual Conference – 21st – 23rd July 2014 EGTA invites you to the 25th annual conference. It is a pleasure to be welcoming you to a school just outside of the historic city of York. It is a superb venue for us, we enjoyed some wonderful hospitality last year and I’m sure they will make More Info »
EGTA invites you to the 24th annual conference. It is a pleasure to be welcoming you to a school just outside of the historic city of York. The guest list is once again impressive and inspiring. We hope that there is something on the agenda for everyone and that you be able to attend.
EUROPEAN GUITAR TEACHERS ASSOCIATION Honorary President John Williams OBE 23rd Annual Conference 22th – 24th July 2012 Yehudi Menuhin School Stoke d’ Abernon, Cobham Surrey KT11 3QQ Residential £150 – Includes all talks, workshops and concerts, meals and accommodation. Non residential £110- Includes all talks, workshops and concerts, lunch and dinner Special Guest Recitalists More Info »
22nd Annual Conference 5th – 7th August 2011 Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre 1046 Bristol Road, Birmingham, B29 6LJ A comfortable, grade 2 listed house, set in 10 acres of organically-managed gardens and formally the residence of the Quaker chocolate-maker, George Cadbury. Excellent home cooked food with vegetarian cooking a speciality. Woodbrooke provides a tranquil More Info »
EGTA Conference August 2010 Woodbrooke Quaker centre, Birmingham featuring Xuefei Yang This time, delegates gathered slightly later in the year. The weather was foul throughout and it was just as well all our activities were indoors! Peer review is a useful method of learning what to do and NOT to do, in teaching practice. To More Info »
The 20th EGTA annual conference was held in Birmingham at the end of July, 2009. The conference was started by Stephen Griffiths. He gave us an illuminating talk on guitar set up and what to check for in student instruments. Steve noted that we suffered an aversion from parents to invest in good instruments. When More Info »
Past Events The 2008 EGTA conference was held at Morley Retreat in Derbyshire from 28th – 30th July. Jamie Akers started things rolling with a talk about the art of ornamentation. He argues that the player should do what feels right expressively. He noted that ornaments such as trills can be devices to prolong a More Info »