The Makers

The Tryg Identity

Role: Music Maker, Young Artist

Location: California, USA


The Tryg Identity is the debut recording project by Trygve Givens. Since his birth in 2005, Trygve has written numerous musical compositions including, "I'm Not A Grown-Up", "Oboe De-Oh", and "Don't Look At The Light". His sister, Annika, occasionally contributes background vocalizations, drumming, and dancing.


1. Some Favorite Childhood Music

Dora the Explorer songs, Devo 2.0, The Gorillaz, Songs For A Bumpy Wagon Ride, Peter and the Wolf, and They Might Be Giants

2. Favorite Childhood Games

Throwing, Kicking, Running, Jumping

3. Favorite School Subjects

Geography (maps and globes), Puzzles, Cranium Cariboo and chess and that hard one” (Stratego), games with pieces

4. Some Favorite Places from Youth

The Backyard, The Park, Wisconsin, and California

5. Childhood Heroes

Wendy, Amber, Mommy, Daddy, and Joanie. And, of course, Annika

6. Dream Super Powers

Running fast, jumping, and looking at the map