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Colin Trusedell

Colin Trusedell is the musical director for the United States Air Force Academy Band’s Top 40 ensemble Blue Steel and the adjunct faculty bass professor at Colorado State University – Pueblo. He is one of the most versatile upright and electric bass players in the United States in the field of jazz, fusion, pop and rock music. He is also an active writer, arranger, and bandleader.

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“Holy Smokes! The Escape features some seriously beefy bass tone, lots of groove and solos.” NoTreble.com “A total ear fest for those seeking an energetic spontaneous contemporary jazz excursion.” Pikes Peak Jazz & Swing Society “In a field as choked as that of adult contemporary jazz, Trusedell carves himself out a place where he can both have fun and take himself seriously. That is an enviable place to be.” AllAboutJazz.com “Great overall composition with strong rhythms, innovative melodies, multi- layered harmonies, and fantastic, inspired solos...” Jazz-Rock.com
Primary Instrument

Bass

Location

Colorado Springs, CO

Willing to teach

Advanced students only.

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Colin Trusedell is the musical director for the United States Air Force Academy Band’s Top 40 ensemble Blue Steel and the adjunct faculty bass professor at Colorado State University – Pueblo. He is one of the most versatile upright and electric bass players in the United States in the field of jazz, fusion, pop and rock music. Colin is also an active writer, arranger, and bandleader. Colin’s latest CD, “Quartet of Jazz Death,” is his second as a bandleader, which features him on the electric bass as well as his original funk and fusion compositions

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