Jason Miles, Miles Davis / Luther Vandross / Solo Artist (Part 2)

Jason Miles, keyboard player Miles Davis

Jason Miles is a composer / producer / keyboard player who has worked with some of the best in the business. In Part 2 of this two-part interview, we talk in depth with Jason about his solo work, his working relationship with Marc Miller and a great deal, including a desert island disc we are gobsmacked has taken 62 episodes to be mentioned.

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  Discussion topics covered during the show (links will open in new tab):

Jason Miles website

The Extraordinary Journey of Jason Miles: A musical biography

Cozmopolitan (title track)

Learning production

Soft synths vs the real thing: then and now

Oberheim Matrix 12

Kudos to Eric Persing and Omnisphere

Dealing with anxiety and tips for managing it

A great musical train wreck anecdote

Tag a keyboard player: Aaron Parks, Joe Zawinul, Geoffrey Keezer, Kofi Burbridge, Philippe Saisse, Mike Nock

Desert Island Discs: East-West  – Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Milton Nascimento – Clube da Esquina, The Cellar Door Sessions 1970 – Miles Davis, Computer World – Kraftwerk, Aja – Steely Dan

Thanks to our supporters for this episode: Brother Paul Brown , Musicplayer.com forums, Tammy Katchur’s Musical Stew and Radio Grande

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