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Meet your Florida Orchestra members . . . John DiMura, double bass

With the orchestra since: 1978

I'm originally from: New York

Age I started studying my instrument: 17

My nickname for my instrument is: The Yeast in the Dough

My favorite piece to play on my instrument: Apres Un Reve by Faure

My iPod's usually playing: Classical and jazz

Career path if I hadn't chosen music: Doctor

Some little-known, yet interesting fact about me: I do fashion photography, and I have been into ballroom dancing for over 10 years. In fact, my wife and I met through ballroom dancing.

The question I'm asked most often about my instrument: Don't you wish you played the flute? No, thank you.

Meet your Florida Orchestra members . . . John DiMura, double bass 11/02/11 [Last modified: Monday, November 14, 2011 3:42pm]

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