"Colin Trusedell is a hugely-talented bassist and composer, equally proficient in both solo and ensemble settings. I have really enjoyed checking out his music!"
Adam Nitti - Bassist/Composer

2013 CD Release

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Upright & Electric Bass Player, Music Educator & Clinician, Entertainment Entrepreneur

"The beauty of 'Some Of My Best Friends Are...Divas' is its complete honesty and lack of pretension. The arrangements are lean and imaginative and the singers top-notch original, sans digital affectation. It sounds as if all involved had fun...and is that not what music is all about?"


“A joyous and high-level music collaboration”

Pikes Peak Jazz & Swing Society

“Colin consistently gets a wonderful sound from the bass while holding down the time, and also when creating beautiful melodic solo statements.”

Paul Henry, Retired USAF Airmen of Note, Bassist

2014 CD Release

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“A total ear fest for those seeking an energetic spontaneous contemporary jazz excursion.”

Pikes Peak Jazz & Swing Society

“Holy Smokes! The Escape features some seriously beefy bass tone, lots of groove and solos.”


“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.”


“Great overall composition with strong rhythms, innovative melodies, multi-layered harmonies, and fantastic, inspired solos...”   Jazz-Rock.com

2015 Solo EP Release

“All By Myself”

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“Colin’s new solo EP, “All By Myself,” shows off virtuoso chops from the magnificent bassist that he is. Beautiful arrangements, wonderful lines!”

Wayne Wilkinson, Retired USAF Airmen of Note, Guitarist

“An impressive and varied fusion / jazz CD.”

Bass Quarterly

Brand New All Original Straight Ahead Jazz Album Available Worldwide ONLINE NOW!


“Strong chops, a lustrous tone, expressive vibrato and melodic inventiveness.”

DownBeat Magazine

“Will have you licking your lips for more!”


“Grace and Sophistication”


“The vibrant energy, virtuosity, and playfulness on display would be impossible for any listener to resist.”

Colorado Springs Independent