Finally, there is the relationship with Mr Lothar Thomma
who has contributed the European influence to models that he
has designed and some that he
Lothar has spent more than 30 years as both a teacher and consultant for 20 different major piano brands.
He is a member and has served as director of both the German Piano Manufacturers' Association and the European Piano Manufacturers' Association.
He taught master courses at the German Music Instrument Technical School in Ludwigsburg, Germany and was a member of the German Piano
Few pianos have turned so many heads in recent years as have the new line of Ritmüller designed by renowned German designer Lothar Thomma.
took great care designing these pianos: his
reputation and experience as consultant with C.Bechstein
and many others was at stake.