Trunino Lowe is a young trumpet player from Detroit’s east side. A junior at Wayne State University studying jazz performance, Trunino began playing trumpet in the sixth grade through a program at the Carr Center. Throughout his high school years, Trunino joined youth jazz ensembles at Michigan State University’s Community Music School: Detroit and the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Through these programs, Trunino studied with some of Detroit’s finest jazz musicians, including Kris Johnson, Marion Hayden, and Sean Dobbins. As his playing matured, he began playing gigs throughout the city: at Cliff Bell’s, Baker’s Keyboard Lounge, and the Detroit Jazz Festival. Trunino is dedicated to bringing up the next generation of Detroit jazz musicians.
On February 15, 2019December 21, 2021