Pianist, keyboardist, bandleader; composer, arranger and music producer Mike Lemmler attended NOCCA and continued his music education at Loyola University and the University of New Orleans. Extremely active as a sideman, he works with George Porter, Jr., Lenny McDaniel, the D-Day Museum Big Band, Jim Markway Quartet, Swing Set, Kim Prevost and Bill Solley, Leah Chase, and leads the 11-piece dance band Jubilation, which for over 30 years has been a part of some of Louisiana’s most prominent social functions.