1911 Hill Organ Thomas Trotter Opening Recital
October 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm£15
THOMAS TROTTER – FORMAL OPENING RECITAL
FRIDAY 15 OCTOBER AT 6.30 PM Tickets £15 (plus booking Fee)
Thomas Trotter was appointed Birmingham City Organist in 1983 and has been Artistic Advisor and Resident Organist at Birmingham’s Symphony Hall since 2001. In 2002 he won the Royal Philharmonic Society Instrumental award in recognition of his outstanding contribution to classical music. He holds honorary Doctorates at Birmingham City University and Birmingham University and in 2012 he was named Performer of the Year by the New York Chapter of the American Guild of Organists. He is a Medalist of the Royal College of Organists, and in November 2020 he was awarded The Queen’s Medal for Music for his achievements in organ-playing.
Alongside his weekly recitals in Birmingham, Thomas Trotter has toured on four continents, and has played at many International Festivals such as Bath, Salzburg, Edinburgh and the Proms. He regularly inaugurates new instruments both at home and abroad, and he has recorded for Hyperion, Chandos, Regent, EMI and Decca.
There will be a licenced bar at the Concert
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