JASON ISAAC is one of Sydney’s most versatile and talented musicians. He has been playing professionally across a broad range of styles since he was 17 and brings a unique blend of energy, experience and sensitivity to any musical situation. With a Bachelor of Music in Classical Performance and a Diploma of Music in Jazz Performance from the Sydney Conservatorium of Music; he has studied with Judy Bailey, Dale Barlow, Craig Scott, Bill Motzing, Andrew Dickeson and Gordon Rytmeister. He has also studied in the US and Europe, and performed in Masterclasses with international soloists and Jazz luminaries.
Jason has toured extensively, both regionally and internationally with performances in over 15 countries. In 1999 he travelled to Russia, Finland and Estonia as soloist with the SBS Radio and Television Youth Orchestra, and has been broadcast on ABC ClassicFM, Finnish National Radio, Chinese National Television, and the Channel 10, Channel 7, ABC and SBS television networks.
He has lead groups in performances at the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Town Hall, and Sydney Entertainment Centre, as well as at many Festivals, Corporate Events, Residencies and Community Events. He is in high demand for session work in Sydney, and has recently worked as a Musical Director for a small number of recording projects. He conducts regular music clinics and workshops in Sydney and regional NSW and directed groups at the Pan Pacific Jazz Camp, IAJE Jazz Camp and NSW State Music Camp. Jason is currently the NSW Secretary of International Society for Jazz Education.