...insanely clever...
— ClassicFM, United Kingdom
...agility like a singer in the high register...Atmospheric, melodious, nearly dreamlike impressions...finely nuanced playing...
— Badische Zeitung, Lörrach
Giles’ saxophone danced and lamented, alternating radiant high tones with warm, deep tones, sonorous vibrato nuancing the pronounced lyrical passages...full of crystal clarity.
— Südkurier, Waldshut-Tiengen
Splendid performer with a bright future...[who brings to the stage] a wonderful life and spirit.
— Charles Wuorinen, Pulitzer Prize Winning Composer once sensitive, nuanced, brash, and daring; all depending on the demands of the music.
— David Ludwig, Composer at the Curtis Institute of Music
...unfaltering rhythmic precision and razor sharp playing...
— Michael J. Maccaferri, clarinetist | eighth blackbird
...exemplary...highest virtuosity and exceptional musicality based on solid scholarship paired with fine instinct.
— Maestra Marzena Diakun, Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France
A stroke of luck... nuanced playing with all the colors of the orchestra, strong in expression...[Giles’] interpretation went far beyond the quiet language of the compositions he played.
— Rhein-Neckar Zeitung, Heidelberg