ABOUT THE ARTIST
The Power of Music
Nicola Miller is an experimental saxophone player and composer based on the South Shore of
Nova Scotia. Her strange tender playing stretches toward the avant-garde while maintaining a
foot in the lyrical and the mysterious. She has studied with saxophonist/composer Frank
Gratkowski (a mainstay of the European improvised music scene) New York based
experimental composer Kirk Nurock and Grammy Nominated composer and drummer John
Hollenbeck. She has played alongside many great artists, including Nicole Rampersaud, Charlotte Hüg, Nick Fraser, Doug Tielli, JOYFULTALK, and Glenn Patscha. She holds a Master's Degree in Composition from UdK's Jazz Institüt Berlin and has performed in the Berlin improvised music and jazz communities.