Sammy Miller and the Congregation are on a mission to put the generosity back into jazz and bring art back to the people. Sammy and his band will make a stop at Door County Brewing Co. Music Hall in Baileys Harbor on April 7 at 7 pm. Doors open at 6 pm for this free show.
A native of Los Angeles, Grammy-nominated drummer Sammy Miller has become known for his unique maturity and relentless focus on making music that feels good as a drummer, singer and bandleader. Upon completing his Master’s at Juilliard School, Sammy formed his ensemble, The Congregation. As a band, they are focused on sharing the power of community through their music, joyful jazz.
Award winning theater incubator Ars Nova selected The Congregation for the Makers Lab in 2017 to produce their original theater jazz show, Great Awakening. Independently, the band members have performed and recorded with notable artists including Wynton Marsalis, Iron & Wine, and Jason Mraz at venues including the White House, Lincoln Center and the Hollywood Bowl.