Thomas Trotter
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1957
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Thomas Trotter

Thomas Trotter Biography (Wikipedia)

Thomas Trotter (born 1957) is a British concert organist. He is Birmingham City Organist, organist of St Margaret's, Westminster and visiting Fellow in Organ Studies at the Royal Northern College of Music.

He was a pupil at Malvern College and studied music at Cambridge University where he was organ scholar at King's College. He is the brother of Del Trotter an accomplished bassoon player (see St. Peter Cantata). He also studied under Marie-Claire Alain, winning the Prix de Virtuosité in her class. He won first prize in the interpretation competition at the St Albans International Organ Festival in 1979 and made his debut in the Royal Festival Hall the following year. He was appointed Birmingham City Organist in 1983, succeeding Sir George Thalben-Ball.

In May 2001 he was awarded the Royal Philharmonic Society award for Best Instrumentalist, being the first organist to win this award. In July 2003 he received an Honorary Doctorate from Birmingham City University.

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Thomas Trotter Performances & Interviews


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Charles‐Marie Widor
Toccata (Organ Symphony No 5 in F minor)
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Toccata (Organ Symphony No 5 in F minor)
Leos Janáček
Glagolitic Mass
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Glagolitic Mass
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
The Nutcracker, Op. 71, Act 2: Danse des Mirlitons
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The Nutcracker, Op. 71, Act 2: Danse des Mirlitons
Judith Bingham
The darkness is no darkness-Thou wilt keep him
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The darkness is no darkness-Thou wilt keep him
Olivier Messiaen
Transports de joie (L'Ascension)
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Transports de joie (L'Ascension)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Fantasy in F minor for a musical clock, K608
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Fantasy in F minor for a musical clock, K608
Joseph Jongen
Symphonie Concertante, Op 81
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Symphonie Concertante, Op 81
Olivier Messiaen
Joie et clarte des corps glorieux (Les corps glorieux)
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Joie et clarte des corps glorieux (Les corps glorieux)
Gerald Barry
Organ Concerto
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Organ Concerto
Thomas Trotter
Ride Of The Valkyries
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Ride Of The Valkyries
Thomas Trotter
The Typewriter
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The Typewriter
Olivier Messiaen
La Nativite du Seigneur (9th mvt, "Dieu parmi nous")
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La Nativite du Seigneur (9th mvt, "Dieu parmi nous")
Johann Sebastian Bach
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, "Dorian", BWV 538
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Toccata and Fugue in D minor, "Dorian", BWV 538
Edwin Lemare
The Ride of the Valkyries (Die Walküre)
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The Ride of the Valkyries (Die Walküre)
Thomas Trotter
Finale - William Tell Overture
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Finale - William Tell Overture
Thomas Trotter
Dance Of the Reed Pipes
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Dance Of the Reed Pipes
Thomas Trotter
Youth Of Britain
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Youth Of Britain
Edward Elgar
Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1
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Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1
Sir George Dyson
Hierusalem
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Hierusalem

Hierusalem

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Valery Hill
Conductor
Jonathan Rennert
Edward Elgar
Chanson de matin
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Chanson de matin
Charles‐Marie Widor
Symphony no. 5 in F minor Op.42'1 (Toccata)
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Symphony no. 5 in F minor Op.42'1 (Toccata)
Felix Mendelssohn
St Paul (Overture)
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St Paul (Overture)
Felix Mendelssohn
A Midsummer night's dream Op.61 - Scherzo
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A Midsummer night's dream Op.61 - Scherzo
Julius Reubke
Sonata on Psalm 94 in C minor
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Sonata on Psalm 94 in C minor
Francis Poulenc
Concerto in G minor for organ, string orchestra and timpani (extract)
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Concerto in G minor for organ, string orchestra and timpani (extract)
Francis Pott
La Chiesa del Sole - in memoriam John Scott
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La Chiesa del Sole - in memoriam John Scott
Tielman Susato
Suite of Dances from The Danserye
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Suite of Dances from The Danserye
Johann Sebastian Bach
Toccata and fugue in D minor BWV.538 (Dorian)
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Toccata and fugue in D minor BWV.538 (Dorian)
Thomas Trotter
March Of The Little Lead Soldiers
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March Of The Little Lead Soldiers
Olivier Messiaen
L' Ascension
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L' Ascension
Leos Janáček
Slava (Glagolitic Mass)
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Slava (Glagolitic Mass)
Padre Antonio Soler
Concerto No 4 in F major for two organs (2nd mvt)
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Concerto No 4 in F major for two organs (2nd mvt)
Thomas Trotter
Dance/Trumpet Voluntary
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Dance/Trumpet Voluntary
Kenneth Leighton
Let all the world in every corner sing
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Let all the world in every corner sing
Felix Mendelssohn
A Midsummer Night's Dream (Scherzo arr Warren)
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A Midsummer Night's Dream (Scherzo arr Warren)
Thomas Trotter
Toccata from Suite Gothique
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Toccata from Suite Gothique
Leos Janáček
Glagolitic mass
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Glagolitic mass

Glagolitic mass

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Mlada Khudoley
Yulia Matochkina
Mikhail Vekua
Yuri Vorobiev
Thomas Trotter
Bells Across The Meadows
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Bells Across The Meadows
Thomas Trotter
Crown Imperial coronation march
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Crown Imperial coronation march
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Past BBC Events

Cambridge Music Festival
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King's College Cambridge
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2015
Cambridge Music Festival

Cambridge Music Festival

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King's College Cambridge
Brangwyn Hall 2014-15: Vive La Swansea
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Brangwyn Hall, Swansea
2015-05-15T06:07:25
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May
2015
Brangwyn Hall 2014-15: Vive La Swansea

Brangwyn Hall 2014-15: Vive La Swansea

19:30
Brangwyn Hall, Swansea
Edinburgh International Festival: Janáček Glagolitic Mass
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Usher Hall, Edinburgh
2014-08-30T06:07:25
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30
Aug
2014
Edinburgh International Festival: Janáček Glagolitic Mass

Edinburgh International Festival: Janáček Glagolitic Mass

20:00
Usher Hall, Edinburgh
Proms 2011: Prom 34: Bridge, Holt, Dupré & Saint-Saëns
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Royal Albert Hall
2011-08-09T06:07:25
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Aug
2011

Proms 2011: Prom 34: Bridge, Holt, Dupré & Saint-Saëns

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2009: Prom 08 - In the presence of HRH The Prince of Wales, celebrating the 800th anniversary of the foundation of Cambridge University
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Royal Albert Hall
2009-07-22T06:07:25
22
Jul
2009

Proms 2009: Prom 08 - In the presence of HRH The Prince of Wales, celebrating the 800th anniversary of the foundation of Cambridge University

Royal Albert Hall

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