Mrs. Linda Trotter

Phone: 248-865-6720 ext. 6889

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors of Arts from Michigan State University Masters in the Art of Teaching from Marygrove College

Mrs. Linda Trotter

Mrs. Trotter has been teaching in the West Bloomfield School District for the past 18 years. She is currently the Orchestra Director at Orchard Lake Middle School and West Bloomfield High School. She also serves as an adjunct professor of music at Marygrove College, teaching string pedagogy and private lessons. Previously she was the Orchestra and Band Director in the Detroit Public Schools. Additionally, her conducting positions have included Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp, the Dearborn Youth Symphony Orchestra (Director and Conductor), and the Detroit Public Schools Honors Orchestra.  In 2010, Mrs. Trotter was recognized as MSBOA “Orchestra Teacher of the Year.”

As a violinist, Mrs. Trotter is a member of and has been a guest soloist with several of the local orchestras.  She has played in back up and/or recording orchestras for Harry Belafonte, Fred Hammond, Aretha Franklin, Lori Morgan, Smokey Robinson, Barry White and Stevie Wonder.