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Sam Trapchak

Primary Instrument: Bass

Born: February 7, 1984    

Sam Trapchak

Sam Trapchak was born in 1984 in Livonia, Michigan. When he expressed an interest in music his father dissuaded him from the electric guitar with these words of wisdom: “Everyone always needs a bass player.”

From there, Sam was nurtured by the rich musical tradition of Detroit. He took up the double bass after being accepted into the jazz studies program at Wayne State University in Detroit. He won successive scholarships while enrolled there, and freelanced throughout the Metro-Detroit/Windsor area.

In 2007 Sam was awarded a full scholarship to continue his studies at William Paterson University in New Jersey...
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    Lollipopocalypse

    Raw Toast Records
    2011

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Lollipopocalypse

Raw Toast Records (2011)

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”...leadership not only heard in his playing but also in the prowess of his compositions.” - Mark F. Turner (All About Jazz)

“...a modernized, unconventional type of jazz that's derivative of most everything and a duplication of nothing.” - S. Victor Aaron (Something Else! Reviews)

“An auspicious set by a cat who has arrived, this is well worth checking out” -Chris Spector (Midwest Records)

Primary Instrument:Bass

Location:Jersey City, NJ

Willing to teach:Intermediate to advanced students

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