Gregory Miles Lewis is a drummer, percussionist and composer with a diverse musical background. Greg’s works have appeared all over the world in many contexts from rock and pop to jazz, electronic, and new music. He is interested in the art of improvisation and the vast possibilities that can come from it.
Greg completed his first major tour in the summer of 2013 as a snare drummer with the Santa Clara Vanguard Cadets drum and bugle corps. Since then, Greg has performed nationally and internationally with many unique ensembles including Rob Ford Explorer and his own Gregory Miles Group. Greg has collaborated with such artists as Ralph Alessi, Adam Benjamin, Michael Formanek, Clay Jenkins, and Gerald Cleaver among many others.
Greg holds a B.M in jazz and percussion from the University of Nevada, Reno where he studied with Dr. Andrew Heglund. In August of 2017, he attended the School for Improvisational Music in Brooklyn, NY where he had the chance to collaborate with many world class artists and debuted his original composition series ‘Noodle Out’. Greg is is very excited to be attending California Institute of the Arts this Fall 2019 in pursuit of his MFA.
Alongside his performance career, Greg is also an established music educator and loves to help aspiring musicians reach their fullest potential.