Alex Truitt studied at the Schwob School of Music of Columbus State University where he received his Bachelor’s in Music Education. There he played in the Wind Orchestra, Wind Ensemble, Jazz Band, and saxophone quartet. He started taking piano lessons in the first grade from Amy Wilson at First Baptist Church of Newnan. In middle school, he started playing the saxophone and continued playing throughout high school and in college. He has been a member of First Baptist Church of Newnan for 15 years.