Our Officers: John Farmer

John Farmer

Longest-standing PPG member, No. 4. Pianist, pupil of Frank Merrick and Geoffrey Tankard. Former Secretary of the Liszt Society. City professional, founder of the Lloyds Music Foundation and sponsor of classical and piano concerts. Owner of four Ampico grands - two Grotrian Steinweg As and Bösendorfer and Mason and Hamlin Bs, used for still-noted recordings.

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23rd Jan 2021

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20th Sep 2020


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