The Mike Casey Quartet, featuring Matt DeChamplain, piano, Matt Dwonszyk, bass, Mike Dick, drums and Mike Casey, Alto Saxophone is on the roster for March 15th as part of the ongoing jazz series happening at Shish Lounge at 904 Farmington Ave in West Hartford. Downbeat is at 7:30 pm and cover charge is $5. Middle Eastern food is available.
Jazz saxophonist Mike Casey, from Storrs, Connecticut, is currently a Jazz Studies student at the acclaimed Hartt School/Jackie McLean Institute of Jazz (University of Hartford) as well as a graduate of the Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts. Mike has studied with some of Connecticut’s best jazz talent.
Mike can be heard playing at local venues across Connecticut (Black Eyed Sallys, The Russian Lady, Wadsworth Atheneum, Firebox Restaurant, J Restaurant, the Hartford Club, Sangria Bar N Grill) as well as the Hard Rock Cafe in Boston. Additionally he has played at notable music festivals, such as Boston's Greenfest & the New England Autumn Fest.