Trombonist Casey Maday grew up in the small town of Antioch, IL. Before moving to Jacksonville, FL, in June of 2018, he was the premier trombonist of Iowa, holding tenured positions as Principal trombone of the Des Moines Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra Iowa, and the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony, as well as substitute Principal trombone for the Quad Cities Symphony Orchestra. As an active performer, he has worked with ensembles such as the Minnesota Orchestra, Nashville Symphony, Naples Philharmonic, The Florida Orchestra, Jacksonville Symphony, Monterrey Symphony Orchestra in Mexico, Omaha Symphony, Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra, Nu Deco Ensemble, and many others. You can also hear him performing for touring Broadway shows regularly in the orchestra pit of the Des Moines Civic Center in Iowa. Casey is an avid fisherman and loves chasing Saltwater fish with his wife, Dr. Erin Bodnar, and dog, Igor.

Get to know Casey Maday

Hometown: Antioch, IL

First year with Sarasota Orchestra: 2023

Instrument: Casey is an Edwards Performing Artist and plays a T396AR Tenor Trombone and a B502IYD Bass Trombone.

Education: Northern Illinois University, DePaul University

Career Highlights: Performing as principal trombone with the Minnesota Orchestra in November 2019.

Passions and Interests: Fishing, coffee, beer


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