Born: January 18, 1988
Casey Golden is a Sydney-based piano player and composer who is making his mark on the Australian jazz scene. He has a Bachelor of Music majoring in jazz piano, and a Bachelor of Arts, both degrees earned with Distinction, from the University of New South Wales.
In 2010, Casey released his debut album Clarity, which was well reviewed in publications including Jazzwise (UK), the Sydney Morning Herald and ABC’s Limelight magazine. He has also recorded feature sets for ABC Classic FM, ABC Jazz and several other radio stations across the country.
Casey has been a recipient and a finalist for several awards. At the age of 17 (2005), he won a BBM Jazz Award that sent him to study and play with musicians in London. In 2011, Casey was a finalist for Young Australian Jazz Artist of the Year in the Australian Jazz Bell Awards and in 2013 was a finalist in the jazz category of the APRA Professional Development Awards....
“Here’s a band that plays music of utter seriousness and the achievement shows, proud but never conceited. This is art as it’s made in modern Australia: unpretentious but skilled, informed and deeply serious.” Canberra Jazz Blog
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