SYMPHONY NO. 1
the story so far
- coming Spring 2020 -
CASEY ANDREW THOMAS (b. 1997) is a composer based in San Diego, CA. He has received the John Philip Sousa Band Award and the "Semper Fidelis" Award for Musical Excellence. He currently studies music composition at Palomar College.
Casey is also an accomplished tuba player and, as of 2014, studies privately with Eric Weirather. He currently performs with the Palomar Symphony Orchestra at Palomar College and in the Wind Ensemble at CSUSM in San Marcos, California. He has also conducted both the Palomar Symphony Orchestra and the Palomar College Brass Ensemble on several occasions.
In April 2018, Casey joined the Millennium Composers Initiative, which is "a group of composers actively seeking to provide new experiences for audiences and performers everywhere. Our initiative includes members across the globe creating fresh and engaging new music for all types of ensembles and media, with various concentrations in both acoustic and electronic music. We strive to push the limits of what defines music through experimental and conventional means.."
To learn more about the initiative, visit our website at: www.mcicomposers.com