Miles Davis, Bass

Miles Davis, Bass

First things first…How did you get the name Miles Davis? My parents weren’t cool enough to know about the famous one. They didn’t even really listen to Jazz. I was named after my grandfather, Miles Perkins.   How long have you been playing the Bass? Since I was...
Geoffrey Deemer, Oboe

Geoffrey Deemer, Oboe

1.  How long have you been playing Oboe? I started playing the oboe when I was eleven. I had played the clarinet for four years before that, and had a few years of piano. 2. Who/What gave you the passion to pursue it as a career? Why? How? I didn’t decide to...