Kotter was an accomplished organist and composer who have demonstrated skill and an unique music design with tendencies specifically alligned using the body organ. He was students of Hofhaimer beneath the patronage from the Elector of Saxony. Kotter kept positions as an organist using the courtroom until 1508, the collegiate chapel of St Nikolaus in Fribourg in 1514 (though later on expelled in 1530 for Protestant leanings), and in 1538 he was appointed schoolmaster in Konstanz but came back to Berne that same yr. Your body of literature connected with Kotter included the set up of three body organ tablatures owned by The Amerbach’s. A number of the tablatures included his personal compositions, and vocal preparations by several other musicians.