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Sammy Miller and the Congregation Big Band at Dizzy’s Club in NYC
Sammy Miller and The Congregation are on a mission to put the generosity back into jazz and bring art back to the people. A native of Los Angeles, the Juilliard trained and Grammy® nominated drummer Sammy Miller has been hailed “the perfect player scholar” (The Wall Street Journal). He has spent the last decade electrifying audiences with his joyful-jazz band, The Congregation. From Jazz at Lincoln Center to The White House, The Newport Jazz Festival to Umbria Jazz, with legends like Wynton Marsalis and Bill Irwin (MacArthur Genius Winner 1984), The Congregation has brought a new perspective of jazz to a new generation of listeners. In addition to touring with OneRepublic, The Allman Brothers, and Mavis Staples, The Congregation dedicates countless hours to working with over 60,000 students across the world using their e-learning platform PLAYBOOK. Join this 17-piece swinging big band comprised of the most sought-after young musicians for two nights of Duke Ellington, Scott Joplin, Count Basie, and more