"When someone says the word cymbal, I hear the sound of Zildjian in my mind. I have played them since my first day on a drum set. and I will play them until my last." Currently based in Los Angeles, Grammy Nominee Sammy K has performed/recorded with artists that include: Bob Hope, The Coasters, Michael Orland (American Idol), Tony winner Levi Kreis, Engelbert Humperdinck, Wes Anderson, Lucy Lawless, Burt Bacharach, Amy Cook, Jon Hendricks, United States Air Force Band, Ann Cusack, Elizabeth McGovern and Alan Paul. Sammy maintains an active Educational schedule, and performs at Disneyland.