About Kevin Truong
Get to know Kevin Truong
Kevin Truong is a trombonist in Southern California, where he is currently pursuing a Master of Music degree in Music Performance at the USC Thornton School of Music. Kevin completed his Bachelor of Music in Music Performance at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. Kevin’s primary teachers include Dr. Lori Stuntz, Terry Cravens of the LA Opera, and James Miller of the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Other mentors that have had a profound impact on his career are Brian Hecht and John Van Houten.
His performing experience includes marching Euphonium at Pacific Crest in 2015 and 2016, receiving the Brass Outstanding Performer award in 2016. Kevin then continued his Drum Corps career, marching Baritone with the Santa Clara Vanguard in 2018 for his age-out, earning a gold medal at DCI Finals. Kevin was also named winner of the Cal Poly Pomona Philharmonic Orchestra’s Concerto Competition in 2019 and performed as a soloist with the orchestra.