Chosen as the best soloist in the Finnish big band Championships not once, but twice, this 23 year-old powerhouse of Finland has played in such bands as Tomi Salesvuo East Funk Attack, Roast Burn Big band, BAK & The Great Helsinki Swing Big Band. Even at his young age Casimir has played with such artists as Tim Hagans, John Fedchock and Raoul Björkenheim. He is especially renown for his unique, soulful sound and free flowing ideas combined to his lyrical nordic background. This talented musician has formed a vast fan base also beyond jazz genre via his explorations in the subculture bands and is additionally recognized as a succulent, tradition-loving big band player.
Casimir is also known for bringing EWI to the forefront of his own band Casimir Ekman Soundscapes.