See also:♩ American composers
♩ Modern composers
Over 150 symphonies, concertos for piano, violin, viola, cello and clarinet, 3 operas, over twenty piano sonatas and dozens of overtures and poems for orchestra. Also a requiem, two masses and other works for choir.
Giles is half English and is a mix of various nationalities. It is said he speaks several languages fluently. He is a virtuoso on the violin, cello, viola and piano and plays all of the clarinets and saxophones at a professional level. He has PhDs in American History and Music Composition.