Redd Coltrane


Redd Coltrane is in the Class of 2021 at Columbia College studying Music and Sociology and also studies at The Juilliard School in Timothy Cobb’s double bass studio. Originally from Columbus, Ohio, Coltrane has spent much of his life exploring storytelling through various art forms, the latest of which being filmmaking. In his music career, he has been invited on various orchestral tours throughout North America, South America, and Europe and has been honored with numerous local, state, and national awards. 

As a member of the K=1 Project, Redd is excited to push his filmmaking skills to a new level and is driven by a profound sense of duty to tell the story of the Marshallese people.