In this second installment of a threepart series, we delve into the story of the Amazonas Band, an ensemble that has been an integral part of the Amazonas Green Jazz Festival in Manaus, Brazil, since its inception in 2006. We also explore the life and work of the band’s inspiring founder and leader, Rui Carvalho. Continue reading
I’m Dr. Miles Beaumont from the charming town of York in the UK. I’ve spent over three decades as a medical doctor, helping people and contributing to important research. I graduated from Oxford University, and ever since, I’ve devoted myself to improving the health and lives of others.
When I’m not practicing medicine, you’ll find me soaking up the world of jazz music. It’s been a passion of mine since I turned 30, and I’ve been an active part of York’s jazz scene ever since. Whether it’s going to local gigs, listening to records at home, or just enjoying the rhythmic and improvisational magic of jazz, it’s a big part of who I am.