Thomas Trotter. Photo by Adrian Burrows
Thomas Trotter. Photo by Adrian Burrows

Thomas Trotter’s 30th Anniversary Recital

Part of Organ Concerts

Sunday 6 October 2013

Town Hall

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For three decades, Thomas Trotter has been at the very heart of Birmingham’s musical life. Today he marks his thirtieth anniversary as City Organist – only the seventh in two centuries – with a celebration of the civic organist’s art.

His programme ranges from the greatest classics ever written for the organ, to the teatime pleasures of twentieth-century light music, plus an evocative new work by Judith Weir.

J S Bach Prelude and Fugue in G, BWV 541 7’
Schumann Studies in canonic form nos 3, 4 and 5 9’
Judith Weir The Wild Reeds (World Premiere) 8’
Wagner (arr Lemare) Overture Die Meistersinger 10’
Coates (arr Trotter) Knightsbridge March 6’
Thalben-Ball Edwardia 3’
Reubke Sonata: The 94th Psalm 25’

This concert is supported by the DMC McDonald Foundation.

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Choir Benches not available.

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Town Hall

  • Town Hall, Victoria Square, Birmingham, B3 3DQ, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Part of Organ Concerts

Our current Organ season offers the chance to hear two of Europe’s finest organs played in our halls by the City Organist, Thomas Trotter. With its splendid mix of great classics, cherished favourites and outstanding visiting artists, this season promises to raise the roof!

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