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Donald Raymond Miller III

An Arkansas transplant, Donald Miller arrived in Memphis in 2012 to study Jazz & Studio Guitar at the University of Memphis’s Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music. He graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in 2016 and began his involvement with a variety of locally based acts. He writes, arranges and fronts the Country Soul group The Burners, plays guitar with the Memphis Knights Big Band, and plays in various Jazz combos. Donald joined the Side Street Steppers in the summer of 2018 and since then has played Steppers shows in Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee.