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holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from
University of North Texas,
& a Master of Music degree from
Catholic University Of America.
He retired from the position of Assistant Principal
Bassoonist of the
in Washington, DC in September, 2017, as well as
Chamber Orchestra. For many years he
was bassoonist with the Capitol Woodwind
Quintet. Prior to that, he performed with the
Fort Worth Symphony and Opera. Truman has
completed part of a Master of Science degree in
computer science from
2018, synthesized versions of Truman's latest
works are up on YouTube, Three
horn, string quartet, and double bass; and Songs
and Dances for bassoon, string quartet
and double bass. The latter will shortly
be published by Trevco Music Publishing.
2017, works published by Trevco Music
Publishing were Four
Winter Scenes for wind quintet, Sextet
for wind quintet and piano, & Dance
Suite for wind quintet and bass
August 2015 his Aulos
Tryipych for four flutes and
piano was premiered by National Symphony
Orchestra members at the National Flute
Convention in Washington, DC.
2013, his Sonata
for two bassoons and piano, Character
Sketches, & Rosemoor Suite
for wind quintet were all published by
Trevco Music Publishing.
Also in 2013, in a collaboration
with composer David Teie, Truman's three
movements of settings of Walt Whitman
poems were premiered by Eclipse Chamber
Orchestra and Coro Alexandria, conducted
by David Teie.
His Prelude for 12 violas
was performed by the National Symphony Orchestra
conducted by Leonard Slatkin in 1996.
His Concertino for Horn and Chamber
Orchestra was premiered by NSO Associate
Principal Horn, Laurel Ohlson, & Eclipse Chamber
Orchestra, conducted by Sylvia Alimena.
His Concertino for Flute and Chamber Orchestra
was premiered by NSO flutist Alice Kogan Weinreb, and
Eclipse Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Sylvia Alimena.
The Mad Hatter, for contrabassoon and chamber
ensemble, was premiered at the 2005 International
Double Reed Society
convention in Austin, Texas by Lewis Lipnick,
NSO contrabassoonist, and local artists. The
Mad Hatter is published by Trevco Music
2007, Three Miniatures for flute, horn, &
bassoon, and Flowers for wind quintet, were
premiered by The Capitol Woodwind Quintet; and Ricky-tick
Nightmare for bassoon and piano were all
published by Trevco Music Publishing.
Serenade for Chamber Orchestra was
premiered by Eclipse Chamber Orchestra
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