Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota, April 28 through May 1, 2010
Artist biography Jason Treuting
Along with Eric Beach, Josh Quillen and Adam Sliwinski, percussionist Jason Treuting forms So Percussion.
In addition to his work with So Percussion, Jason Treuting performs in the duo Alligator Eats Fish with guitarist Grey McMurray. He also improvises with composer/performer Cenk Ergun and in a duo setting with composer/guitarist Steve Mackey. His compositions are featured on So’s album Amid the Noise from Cantaloupe Music. Jason Treuting received his Bachelor in Music at the Eastman School of Music where he studied percussion with John Beck and drum set and improvisation with Ralph Alessi, Michael Cain and Steve Gadd. He received his Master in Music along with an Artist Diploma from Yale University where he studied percussion with Robert Van Sice. Jason Treuting has also traveled to Japan to study marimba with Keiko Abe and Bali to study gamelan with Pac I Nyoman Suadin.