Sammy Miller and The Congregation

Sammy Miller and The Congregation

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Sammy Miller and the Congregation is a los angeles based jazz/soul collective. Everyone plays. Everyone sings. Using their varying backgrounds in music, The Congregation has come together in hopes of promoting music at it's core: making the audience feel good.

Biography

Growing up in a musical family in the suburbs of Los Angeles, Sammy Miller has played music with his siblings since the time he was in kindergarden. And despite his success during high school in the los-angeles jazz scene, including working with Wynton Marsalis and winning the Los Angeles Spotlight Award, since going away to college, Sammy have looked for more musical settings outside of the jazz realm. Musical settings that would allow him to play as he did when he was kids for the sole purpose to feel good and make the audience feel good. Joining together with his older sister, Molly, and closest friends to comprise: The Congregation. While members of The Congregation have individually worked with far-ranging artists from Jason Mraz, Terence Blanchard, Meshell Ndegeocollo, Joe Henry, and Ozomatli, in venues all over the country from the White House to the Hollywood Bowl, together they have created a style that is very much their own. Just finishing their self-titled EP, Sammy Miller and the Congregation is excited to bring audiences the their unique sound to audience all over the country.