Trevor O’Loughlin is a bassist, composer, and teacher in and around Seattle. In his time here, he has become an active and eclectic member of the music scene. He is the bandleader of the experimental jazz trio Memory Unit, bassist for neo soul group New Love Syntax, and can be seen playing with a variety of Seattle musical acts. He is also a member of the San Jose-based ska/funk band The Frenzys since 2011 and has recorded and toured extensively with them. As a composer, he has written for Quince Ensemble and Inverted Space Ensemble, as well as a variety of other chamber groups.
He is a recent graduate of Cornish College of the Arts, studying from mentors Chuck Deardorf, Kerry O’Brien, and Tom Baker. Originally from San Jose, California, he began playing classical bass at age 11 in a chamber setting and has performed with San Jose Chamber Orchestra and Cambrian Symphony.