Born: June 12, 1986 Primary Instrument: Producer
Truan Savage is a Brooklyn-based composer, arranger and producer. His debut album, Five Colors features 11 original compositions melding improvisation and modern production techniques. Truan is a multi-instrumentalist who plays trumpet, piano, electric bass, guitar and a wide-array or keyboards and synthesizers on his own compositions, and is focused on expanding the roll of post-production and electronic techniques in improvised music.
A 2009 graduate of the Oberlin Conservatory of Music and Oberlin College (with respective degrees in Jazz Studies and Politics), Truan has been living, working and composing in Brooklyn for three years.