Sam Reider is an award-winning composer, accordionist, pianist, and singer that is making waves at the intersection of Americana, jazz, and world music. His artistry is driven by an intense creativity, a passion for discovery, and a proven ability to bring together people and communities from around the world.

He's been featured on NPR's "Piano Jazz with Marian McPartland," won "Best Americana Album" from the Independent Music Awards, and has performed and recorded with artists ranging from Jon Batiste and Stay Human to viral YouTube group CDZA, from legendary NY Philharmonic composer David Amram. He was awarded "Best Americana Album" by the Independent Music Awards for his work with Silver City Bound, and has toured as musical ambassador for the U.S. Department of State in eight countries overseas.