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Cindy Blackman Santana at Jimmy’s

Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club
135 Congress St
Portsmouth, NH 03801
US

We enthusiastically announce ๐š ๐ฏ๐ข๐ซ๐ญ๐ฎ๐จ๐ฌ๐จ ๐๐ซ๐ฎ๐ฆ๐ฆ๐ž๐ซ ๐ฐ๐ก๐จ๐ฌ๐ž ๐š๐ซ๐ญ๐ข๐ฌ๐ญ๐ซ๐ฒ ๐ฌ๐ฉ๐š๐ง๐ฌ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐ซ๐ž๐š๐ฅ๐ฆ๐ฌ ๐จ๐Ÿ ๐ฃ๐š๐ณ๐ณ ๐š๐ง๐ ๐ซ๐จ๐œ๐ค – ๐‚๐ข๐ง๐๐ฒ ๐๐ฅ๐š๐œ๐ค๐ฆ๐š๐ง ๐’๐š๐ง๐ญ๐š๐ง๐š – will perform at Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club on ๐–๐ž๐๐ง๐ž๐ฌ๐๐š๐ฒ ๐Ž๐œ๐ญ๐จ๐›๐žr 14 at ๐Ÿ•๐Ÿ‘๐ŸŽ ๐๐Œ.

Tแด แดกแด€แด›แด„สœ แด€ษดแด… สŸษชsแด›แด‡ษด แด›แด Cษชษดแด…ส BสŸแด€แด„แด‹แดแด€ษด Sแด€ษดแด›แด€ษดแด€ แด€แด› ๐‰ษชแดแดส’๐ฌ ๐‰แด€แดขแดข & ๐สŸแดœแด‡๐ฌ ๐‚สŸแดœส™ แดกษชแด›สœ แดแดœส€ ษดแด‡แดก sแด›แด€แด›แด‡-แด๊œฐ-แด›สœแด‡-แด€ส€แด› แด˜ส€แดแด…แดœแด„แด›ษชแดษด, sแดแดœษดแด… & สŸษชษขสœแด›ษชษดษข แด›แด‡แด„สœษดแดสŸแดษขษชแด‡s ษชs แด‡xแด„ษชแด›ษชษดษข!! Tสœแด‡ แด‡xแด„แด‡แด˜แด›ษชแดษดแด€สŸ sแดแดœษดแด… วซแดœแด€สŸษชแด›ส แด„แดแดœแด˜สŸแด‡แด… แดกษชแด›สœ แด›สœแด‡ ษชษดแด›ษชแดแด€แด„ส แด๊œฐ แดแดœส€ แด ษชsแดœแด€สŸสŸส sแด›แดœษดษดษชษดษข “สŸษชsแด›แด‡ษดษชษดษข ส€แดแดแด” แด‡ษดแด ษชส€แดษดแดแด‡ษดแด› – แด€สŸสŸ แดกษชแด›สœษชษด แดแดœส€ ษดแด‡แดกสŸส แด€ษดแด… แดแด‡แด›ษชแด„แดœสŸแดแดœsสŸส ส€แด‡sแด›แดส€แด‡แด… สœษชsแด›แดส€ษชแด„ 1905 ส™แดœษชสŸแด…ษชษดษข – แดแด€แด‹แด‡s ๊œฐแดส€ แด€ แดแด‡แดแดส€แด€ส™สŸแด‡ แด€ษดแด… แดษดแด‡-แด๊œฐ-แด€-แด‹ษชษดแด… แด‡xแด˜แด‡ส€ษชแด‡ษดแด„แด‡!! Dแดษดโ€™แด› แดษชss Cษชษดแด…ส – แดกสœแด แดกษชสŸสŸ แด˜แดœแด› แดษด แด€ษด OUTSTANDING sสœแดแดก!!

๐ป๐‘’๐‘Ÿ๐‘’ ๐‘Ž๐‘Ÿ๐‘’ ๐‘Ž ๐‘“๐‘’๐‘ค ๐‘‘๐‘’๐‘ก๐‘Ž๐‘–๐‘™๐‘  ๐‘œ๐‘› ๐‘–๐‘›๐‘๐‘Ÿ๐‘’๐‘‘๐‘–๐‘๐‘™๐‘’ ๐‘‘๐‘Ÿ๐‘ข๐‘š๐‘š๐‘’๐‘Ÿ ๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘‘ ๐‘š๐‘ข๐‘ ๐‘–๐‘๐‘–๐‘Ž๐‘› ๐ถ๐‘–๐‘›๐‘‘๐‘ฆ ๐ต๐‘™๐‘Ž๐‘๐‘˜๐‘š๐‘Ž๐‘› ๐‘†๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘ก๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘Ž..

๐‚๐ข๐ง๐๐ฒ ๐๐ฅ๐š๐œ๐ค๐ฆ๐š๐ง ๐’๐š๐ง๐ญ๐š๐ง๐š, ๐š๐ฌ ๐š ๐›๐š๐ง๐๐ฅ๐ž๐š๐๐ž๐ซ ๐š๐ง๐ ๐š๐ฌ ๐š ๐ฆ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐œ๐ข๐š๐ง, ๐ข๐ฌ ๐š ๐ฌ๐จ๐ฎ๐ง๐ ๐ข๐ง๐ง๐จ๐ฏ๐š๐ญ๐จ๐ซ ๐ฐ๐ข๐ญ๐ก ๐š ๐ฉ๐š๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ ๐ฉ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ก๐ข๐ง๐  ๐œ๐ซ๐ž๐š๐ญ๐ข๐ฏ๐ž ๐›๐จ๐ฎ๐ง๐๐š๐ซ๐ข๐ž๐ฌ ๐š๐ง๐ ๐ž๐ฑ๐ฉ๐ฅ๐จ๐ซ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ฆ๐จ๐ฏ๐ž๐ฆ๐ž๐ง๐ญ ๐š๐ง๐ ๐œ๐ก๐š๐ง๐ ๐ž. She is as known for the nuances and colors she brings to her beats and fills as she is for the sheer power of her soulful playing. โ€œSome drummers act, some react. Some keep time, others create it. Cindy Blackman Santana is among the few who can,โ€ writes Mike Zwerin of the International Herald Tribune.

๐‚๐ข๐ง๐๐ฒ ๐ก๐š๐ฌ ๐›๐ž๐ž๐ง ๐œ๐ซ๐ž๐š๐ญ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ฆ๐š๐ ๐ง๐ข๐Ÿ๐ข๐œ๐ž๐ง๐ญ ๐ฆ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐œ๐š๐ฅ ๐ญ๐ข๐ฆ๐ž ๐š๐ง๐ ๐ฌ๐ฉ๐š๐œ๐ž ๐ฌ๐ข๐ง๐œ๐ž ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐›๐ž๐ ๐ข๐ง๐ง๐ข๐ง๐  ๐จ๐Ÿ ๐ก๐ž๐ซ ๐œ๐š๐ซ๐ž๐ž๐ซ ๐š๐ฌ ๐š ๐›๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ค๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ฌ๐ญ๐ซ๐ž๐ž๐ญ ๐ฉ๐ž๐ซ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ๐ฆ๐ž๐ซ ๐ข๐ง ๐๐ž๐ฐ ๐˜๐จ๐ซ๐ค ๐‚๐ข๐ญ๐ฒ ๐ข๐ง ๐ญ๐ก๐ž โ€™๐Ÿ–๐ŸŽ๐ฌ ๐ญ๐ก๐ซ๐จ๐ฎ๐ ๐ก ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐ฉ๐ซ๐ž๐ฌ๐ž๐ง๐ญ ๐๐š๐ฒ, ๐ญ๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐ ๐ฅ๐จ๐›๐ž ๐š๐ง๐ ๐ฆ๐š๐ค๐ข๐ง๐  ๐š๐ฅ๐›๐ฎ๐ฆ๐ฌ ๐š๐ญ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐ญ๐จ๐ฉ ๐จ๐Ÿ ๐ก๐ž๐ซ ๐ ๐š๐ฆ๐žโ€”๐ข๐ง๐œ๐ฅ๐ฎ๐๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐œ๐ซ๐ข๐ญ๐ข๐œ๐š๐ฅ๐ฅ๐ฒ ๐š๐œ๐œ๐ฅ๐š๐ข๐ฆ๐ž๐ “๐€๐ง๐จ๐ญ๐ก๐ž๐ซ ๐‹๐ข๐Ÿ๐ž๐ญ๐ข๐ฆ๐ž (๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ)”. In addition to collaborating onstage and in-studio with her own groupโ€”also known as Another Lifetimeโ€”she has toured and recorded with artists including ๐‘ƒโ„Ž๐‘Ž๐‘Ÿ๐‘œ๐‘Žโ„Ž ๐‘†๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘‘๐‘’๐‘Ÿ๐‘ , ๐ถ๐‘Ž๐‘ ๐‘ ๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘‘๐‘Ÿ๐‘Ž ๐‘Š๐‘–๐‘™๐‘ ๐‘œ๐‘›, ๐ต๐‘–๐‘™๐‘™ ๐ฟ๐‘Ž๐‘ ๐‘ค๐‘’๐‘™๐‘™, ๐ฝ๐‘œ๐‘ ๐‘  ๐‘†๐‘ก๐‘œ๐‘›๐‘’, ๐ฝ๐‘œ๐‘’ ๐ป๐‘’๐‘›๐‘‘๐‘’๐‘Ÿ๐‘ ๐‘œ๐‘›, ๐ต๐‘ข๐‘๐‘˜๐‘’๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’๐‘Ž๐‘‘, ๐ท๐‘œ๐‘› ๐‘ƒ๐‘ข๐‘™๐‘™๐‘’๐‘›, ๐ป๐‘ข๐‘”โ„Ž ๐‘€๐‘Ž๐‘ ๐‘Ž๐‘˜๐‘’๐‘™๐‘Ž, ๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘‘ ๐ด๐‘›๐‘”๐‘’๐‘™๐‘Ž ๐ต๐‘œ๐‘“๐‘–๐‘™๐‘™.

๐…๐ซ๐จ๐ฆ ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ—๐Ÿ—๐Ÿ ๐ญ๐จ ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ• ๐š๐ง๐ ๐š๐ ๐š๐ข๐ง ๐ข๐ง ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ’ & ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ“ ๐ฌ๐ก๐ž ๐ฐ๐š๐ฌ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐๐ซ๐ฎ๐ฆ๐ฆ๐ž๐ซ ๐ข๐ง ๐‹๐ž๐ง๐ง๐ฒ ๐Š๐ซ๐š๐ฏ๐ข๐ญ๐ณโ€™๐ฌ ๐›๐š๐ง๐, ๐ฉ๐ž๐ซ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ๐ฆ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ญ๐ก๐ซ๐จ๐ฎ๐ ๐ก ๐ฆ๐ฎ๐ฅ๐ญ๐ข๐ฉ๐ฅ๐ž ๐ฐ๐จ๐ซ๐ฅ๐ ๐ญ๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ๐ฌ ๐š๐ง๐ ๐ก๐ข๐ญ ๐š๐ฅ๐›๐ฎ๐ฆ๐ฌ. In 2010, she was part of the all-star line-up performing โ€œBitches Brew,โ€ a tribute to Miles Davisโ€™ seminal album staged at the San Francisco Jazz Festival and NYC Winter JazzFest.

โ€œ๐ผ ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘–๐‘›๐‘˜ ๐‘œ๐‘“ ๐‘๐‘™๐‘Ž๐‘ฆ๐‘–๐‘›๐‘” ๐‘Ž๐‘  ๐‘๐‘œ๐‘›๐‘ก๐‘Ÿ๐‘œ๐‘™๐‘™๐‘’๐‘‘ ๐‘“๐‘Ÿ๐‘’๐‘’๐‘‘๐‘œ๐‘š, ๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘‘ ๐‘–๐‘› ๐‘—๐‘Ž๐‘ง๐‘ง, ๐‘’๐‘ ๐‘๐‘’๐‘๐‘–๐‘Ž๐‘™๐‘™๐‘ฆ, ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘Ž๐‘กโ€™๐‘  ๐‘’๐‘ฅ๐‘Ž๐‘๐‘ก๐‘™๐‘ฆ ๐‘คโ„Ž๐‘Ž๐‘ก ๐‘ฆ๐‘œ๐‘ข โ„Ž๐‘Ž๐‘ฃ๐‘’. ๐ผ ๐‘™๐‘œ๐‘ฃ๐‘’ ๐‘–๐‘ก,โ€ ๐‘ ๐‘Ž๐‘ฆ๐‘  ๐ถ๐‘–๐‘›๐‘‘๐‘ฆ. โ€œ๐‘Œ๐‘œ๐‘ข ๐‘˜๐‘›๐‘œ๐‘ค ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’ ๐‘“๐‘œ๐‘Ÿ๐‘š๐‘  ๐‘œ๐‘“ ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’ ๐‘ ๐‘œ๐‘›๐‘”๐‘ , ๐‘๐‘ข๐‘ก ๐‘ฆ๐‘œ๐‘ข โ„Ž๐‘Ž๐‘ฃ๐‘’ ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’ ๐‘“๐‘Ÿ๐‘’๐‘’๐‘‘๐‘œ๐‘š ๐‘ก๐‘œ ๐‘ ๐‘ก๐‘Ÿ๐‘’๐‘ก๐‘โ„Ž ๐‘œ๐‘ฃ๐‘’๐‘Ÿ ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’๐‘š. ๐‘Œ๐‘œ๐‘ข ๐‘ค๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘ก ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’ ๐‘š๐‘ข๐‘ ๐‘–๐‘ ๐‘ก๐‘œ ๐‘”๐‘Ÿ๐‘œ๐‘ค ๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘‘ ๐‘๐‘Ÿ๐‘’๐‘Ž๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’, ๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘‘ ๐‘ฆ๐‘œ๐‘ข ๐‘ค๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘ก ๐‘ก๐‘œ ๐‘–๐‘›๐‘ฃ๐‘–๐‘ก๐‘’ ๐‘๐‘Ÿ๐‘’๐‘Ž๐‘ก๐‘–๐‘ฃ๐‘–๐‘ก๐‘ฆ ๐‘“๐‘Ÿ๐‘œ๐‘š ๐‘Ž๐‘™๐‘™ ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’ ๐‘š๐‘ข๐‘ ๐‘–๐‘๐‘–๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘ . ๐ด๐‘  ๐‘ฆ๐‘œ๐‘ขโ€™๐‘Ÿ๐‘’ ๐‘”๐‘œ๐‘–๐‘›๐‘” ๐‘Ž๐‘™๐‘œ๐‘›๐‘”, ๐‘ฆ๐‘œ๐‘ข ๐‘๐‘Ž๐‘› ๐‘โ„Ž๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘”๐‘’ ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’ ๐‘๐‘œ๐‘™๐‘œ๐‘Ÿ, ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’ ๐‘“๐‘’๐‘’๐‘™, ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’ ๐‘š๐‘œ๐‘œ๐‘‘ ๐‘–๐‘› ๐‘‘๐‘–๐‘“๐‘“๐‘’๐‘Ÿ๐‘’๐‘›๐‘ก ๐‘ค๐‘Ž๐‘ฆ๐‘ , ๐‘œ๐‘Ÿ ๐‘”๐‘œ ๐‘œ๐‘“๐‘“ ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’ ๐‘โ„Ž๐‘Ž๐‘Ÿ๐‘ก ๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘‘ ๐‘œ๐‘๐‘’๐‘› ๐‘–๐‘ก ๐‘ข๐‘ ๐‘ก๐‘œ ๐‘ ๐‘œ๐‘š๐‘’๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘–๐‘›๐‘” ๐‘›๐‘’๐‘ค. ๐ถ๐‘œ๐‘›๐‘ก๐‘Ÿ๐‘œ๐‘™๐‘™๐‘’๐‘‘ ๐‘“๐‘Ÿ๐‘’๐‘’๐‘‘๐‘œ๐‘š ๐‘–๐‘  ๐‘Ž๐‘› ๐‘–๐‘›๐‘๐‘Ÿ๐‘’๐‘‘๐‘–๐‘๐‘™๐‘’ ๐‘‘๐‘–๐‘ ๐‘๐‘–๐‘๐‘™๐‘–๐‘›๐‘’ ๐‘Ÿ๐‘’๐‘ž๐‘ข๐‘–๐‘Ÿ๐‘–๐‘›๐‘” ๐‘Ž ๐‘™๐‘œ๐‘ก ๐‘œ๐‘“ ๐‘“๐‘œ๐‘๐‘ข๐‘ . ๐ผ๐‘š๐‘๐‘Ÿ๐‘œ๐‘ฃ๐‘–๐‘ ๐‘Ž๐‘ก๐‘–๐‘œ๐‘› ๐‘™๐‘–๐‘˜๐‘’ ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘Ž๐‘ก ๐‘–๐‘  ๐‘Ž๐‘Ÿ๐‘ก ๐‘–๐‘› ๐‘–๐‘ก๐‘  โ„Ž๐‘–๐‘”โ„Ž๐‘’๐‘ ๐‘ก ๐‘“๐‘œ๐‘Ÿ๐‘š.โ€

๐Œ๐จ๐ซ๐ž ๐ซ๐ž๐œ๐ž๐ง๐ญ๐ฅ๐ฒ, ๐‚๐ข๐ง๐๐ฒ ๐ก๐š๐ฌ ๐›๐ž๐œ๐จ๐ฆ๐ž ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐ซ๐ž๐ ๐ฎ๐ฅ๐š๐ซ ๐ญ๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐๐ซ๐ฎ๐ฆ๐ฆ๐ž๐ซ ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ ๐’๐š๐ง๐ญ๐š๐ง๐š. Having met several years earlier at a festival in Europe while she was touring with Lenny Kravitz, Cindy first played with Santana in spring 2010, when drummer Dennis Chambers had a previous commitment. ๐‘‡โ„Ž๐‘’๐‘ฆ โ„Ž๐‘Ž๐‘ฃ๐‘’ ๐‘Ž ๐‘”๐‘Ÿ๐‘’๐‘Ž๐‘ก ๐‘๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘‘ ๐‘ฃ๐‘–๐‘๐‘’. ๐ผ๐‘ก’๐‘  ๐‘›๐‘–๐‘๐‘’ ๐‘ก๐‘œ ๐‘๐‘™๐‘Ž๐‘ฆ ๐‘ค๐‘–๐‘กโ„Ž ๐‘๐‘’๐‘œ๐‘๐‘™๐‘’ ๐‘คโ„Ž๐‘œ โ„Ž๐‘Ž๐‘ฃ๐‘’ ๐‘”๐‘Ÿ๐‘œ๐‘ค๐‘› ๐‘ก๐‘œ๐‘”๐‘’๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’๐‘Ÿ, ๐‘๐‘ข๐‘–๐‘™๐‘ก ๐‘Ž ๐‘ ๐‘œ๐‘ข๐‘›๐‘‘ ๐‘ก๐‘œ๐‘”๐‘’๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’๐‘Ÿ, ๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘‘ ๐‘ ๐‘ก๐‘Ž๐‘ฆ๐‘’๐‘‘ ๐‘ก๐‘œ๐‘”๐‘’๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’๐‘Ÿ,” ๐‘ โ„Ž๐‘’ ๐‘ ๐‘Ž๐‘ฆ๐‘ . “๐‘Šโ„Ž๐‘’๐‘› ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘Ž๐‘ก โ„Ž๐‘Ž๐‘๐‘๐‘’๐‘›๐‘ , ๐‘ฆ๐‘œ๐‘ข ๐‘๐‘Ž๐‘› ๐‘๐‘Ÿ๐‘’๐‘Ž๐‘ก๐‘’ ๐‘ ๐‘œ ๐‘š๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘ฆ ๐‘‘๐‘–๐‘“๐‘“๐‘’๐‘Ÿ๐‘’๐‘›๐‘ก ๐‘™๐‘’๐‘ฃ๐‘’๐‘™๐‘  ๐‘œ๐‘“ ๐‘๐‘œ๐‘š๐‘š๐‘ข๐‘›๐‘–๐‘๐‘Ž๐‘ก๐‘–๐‘œ๐‘›. ๐‘‡โ„Ž๐‘Ž๐‘ก’๐‘  ๐‘คโ„Ž๐‘Ž๐‘ก ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’๐‘ฆ’๐‘ฃ๐‘’ ๐‘‘๐‘œ๐‘›๐‘’, ๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘‘ ๐ผ ๐‘™๐‘œ๐‘ฃ๐‘’ ๐‘–๐‘›๐‘ก๐‘’๐‘Ÿ๐‘Ž๐‘๐‘ก๐‘–๐‘›๐‘” ๐‘ค๐‘–๐‘กโ„Ž ๐‘–๐‘ก.”

๐„๐ฅ๐ž๐œ๐ญ๐ซ๐ข๐œ๐ข๐ญ๐ฒ ๐จ๐ง๐ฌ๐ญ๐š๐ ๐ž ๐ ๐ž๐ง๐ž๐ซ๐š๐ญ๐ž๐ ๐œ๐ก๐ž๐ฆ๐ข๐ฌ๐ญ๐ซ๐ฒ ๐จ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ๐ฌ๐ญ๐š๐ ๐žโ€”๐‚๐š๐ซ๐ฅ๐จ๐ฌ ๐ฉ๐ซ๐จ๐ฉ๐จ๐ฌ๐ž๐ ๐ญ๐จ ๐‚๐ข๐ง๐๐ฒ ๐๐ฎ๐ซ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐š ๐‰๐ฎ๐ฅ๐ฒ ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ ๐œ๐จ๐ง๐œ๐ž๐ซ๐ญ, ๐š๐ง๐ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž๐ฒ ๐ฆ๐š๐ซ๐ซ๐ข๐ž๐ ๐ข๐ง ๐ƒ๐ž๐œ๐ž๐ฆ๐›๐ž๐ซ. Looking ahead, they will collaborate artistically as well, on projects that will no doubt reflect their shared passion for improvisation, and belief in the transcendent nature of music.

โ€œ๐‘ป๐’ ๐’Ž๐’†, ๐’Ž๐’–๐’”๐’Š๐’„ ๐’Š๐’” ๐’„๐’๐’Ž๐’‘๐’๐’†๐’•๐’†๐’๐’š ๐’”๐’‘๐’Š๐’“๐’Š๐’•๐’–๐’‚๐’, ๐’Š๐’•โ€™๐’” ๐’•๐’‰๐’† ๐’˜๐’‚๐’š ๐’š๐’๐’– ๐’„๐’๐’๐’๐’†๐’„๐’• ๐’˜๐’Š๐’•๐’‰ ๐’š๐’๐’–๐’“ ๐’‰๐’Š๐’ˆ๐’‰๐’†๐’“ ๐’”๐’†๐’๐’‡, ๐’˜๐’Š๐’•๐’‰ ๐’•๐’‰๐’† ๐’–๐’๐’Š๐’—๐’†๐’“๐’”๐’†,โ€ ๐’”๐’‚๐’š๐’” ๐‘ช๐’Š๐’๐’…๐’š. โ€œ๐‘ฐ๐’•โ€™๐’” ๐’‚๐’๐’”๐’ ๐’‚ ๐’˜๐’‚๐’š ๐’•๐’ ๐’”๐’‰๐’‚๐’“๐’† ๐’๐’Š๐’ˆ๐’‰๐’• ๐’˜๐’Š๐’•๐’‰ ๐’Ž๐’Š๐’๐’๐’Š๐’๐’๐’” ๐’๐’‡ ๐’‘๐’†๐’๐’‘๐’๐’†. ๐‘ป๐’‰๐’†๐’š ๐’…๐’๐’โ€™๐’• ๐’๐’†๐’†๐’… ๐’•๐’ ๐’”๐’‘๐’†๐’‚๐’Œ ๐’š๐’๐’–๐’“ ๐’๐’‚๐’๐’ˆ๐’–๐’‚๐’ˆ๐’†, ๐’‰๐’‚๐’—๐’† ๐’š๐’๐’–๐’“ ๐’ƒ๐’†๐’๐’Š๐’†๐’‡๐’”, ๐’๐’“ ๐’ƒ๐’† ๐’Š๐’ ๐’•๐’‰๐’† ๐’”๐’‚๐’Ž๐’† ๐’‘๐’๐’‚๐’„๐’† ๐’š๐’๐’– ๐’‚๐’“๐’†. ๐‘ป๐’‰๐’† ๐’Ž๐’–๐’”๐’Š๐’„ ๐’”๐’‘๐’†๐’‚๐’Œ๐’”, ๐’Š๐’• ๐’„๐’‰๐’‚๐’๐’๐’†๐’๐’” ๐’ˆ๐’๐’๐’… ๐’†๐’๐’†๐’“๐’ˆ๐’š, ๐’‚๐’๐’… ๐’Ž๐’‚๐’Œ๐’†๐’” ๐’‚ ๐’…๐’Š๐’‡๐’‡๐’†๐’“๐’†๐’๐’„๐’† ๐’Š๐’ ๐’‘๐’†๐’๐’‘๐’๐’†โ€™๐’” ๐’๐’Š๐’—๐’†๐’”. ๐‘ช๐’‚๐’“๐’๐’๐’” ๐’‚๐’๐’… ๐‘ฐ ๐’‚๐’“๐’† ๐’ƒ๐’๐’•๐’‰ ๐’„๐’๐’๐’”๐’„๐’Š๐’๐’–๐’” ๐’๐’‡ ๐’…๐’๐’Š๐’๐’ˆ ๐’•๐’‰๐’‚๐’•.โ€

๐Ž๐ง ๐ก๐ž๐ซ ๐จ๐ฐ๐ง, ๐‚๐ข๐ง๐๐ฒ ๐ข๐ฌ ๐œ๐จ๐ง๐ญ๐ข๐ง๐ฎ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ญ๐จ ๐๐ž๐ฏ๐ž๐ฅ๐จ๐ฉ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐ก๐ž๐š๐๐ฒ ๐ฃ๐š๐ณ๐ณ-๐ซ๐จ๐œ๐ค ๐Ÿ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง ๐ญ๐ก๐š๐ญ ๐ฌ๐ก๐ž ๐๐ซ๐ข๐ฏ๐ž๐ฌ ๐ฌ๐จ ๐ฉ๐จ๐ฐ๐ž๐ซ๐Ÿ๐ฎ๐ฅ๐ฅ๐ฒ ๐จ๐ง ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽโ€™๐ฌ “๐€๐ง๐จ๐ญ๐ก๐ž๐ซ ๐‹๐ข๐Ÿ๐ž๐ญ๐ข๐ฆ๐ž”. The tour de force album is a tribute to her mentor, the legendary drummer Tony Williams, and features reimaginingโ€™s of eight songs from his seminal โ€™70s group Lifetime, as well as three original tracks by Cindy. All About Jazz stated the following:

โ€œ๐ต๐‘™๐‘Ž๐‘๐‘˜๐‘š๐‘Ž๐‘›’๐‘  ๐‘ ๐‘œ๐‘›๐‘–๐‘ ๐‘’๐‘ฅ๐‘๐‘™๐‘œ๐‘Ÿ๐‘Ž๐‘ก๐‘–๐‘œ๐‘›๐‘  ๐‘ก๐‘Ž๐‘˜๐‘’ ๐‘—๐‘Ž๐‘ง๐‘ง-๐‘Ÿ๐‘œ๐‘๐‘˜ ๐‘๐‘’๐‘ฆ๐‘œ๐‘›๐‘‘ ๐‘คโ„Ž๐‘’๐‘Ÿ๐‘’ ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’ ๐‘™๐‘Ž๐‘ก๐‘’ ๐‘‘๐‘Ÿ๐‘ข๐‘š๐‘š๐‘’๐‘Ÿ ๐‘’๐‘›๐‘ฃ๐‘–๐‘ ๐‘–๐‘œ๐‘›๐‘’๐‘‘ ๐‘–๐‘ก ๐‘คโ„Ž๐‘’๐‘› โ„Ž๐‘’ ๐‘ค๐‘Ž๐‘  ๐‘๐‘ข๐‘ก๐‘ก๐‘–๐‘›๐‘” โ„Ž๐‘’๐‘Ž๐‘‘๐‘  ๐‘ก๐‘œ ๐‘๐‘’๐‘‘ ๐‘ค๐‘–๐‘กโ„Ž ๐‘”๐‘ข๐‘–๐‘ก๐‘Ž๐‘Ÿ๐‘–๐‘ ๐‘ก ๐ฝ๐‘œโ„Ž๐‘› ๐‘€๐‘๐ฟ๐‘Ž๐‘ข๐‘”โ„Ž๐‘™๐‘–๐‘›, ๐‘๐‘Ž๐‘ ๐‘ ๐‘–๐‘ ๐‘ก ๐ฝ๐‘Ž๐‘๐‘˜ ๐ต๐‘Ÿ๐‘ข๐‘๐‘’ ๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘‘ ๐‘œ๐‘Ÿ๐‘”๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘–๐‘ ๐‘ก ๐ฟ๐‘Ž๐‘Ÿ๐‘Ÿ๐‘ฆ ๐‘Œ๐‘œ๐‘ข๐‘›๐‘”โ€ฆ ๐ฝ๐‘Ž๐‘ง๐‘ง-๐‘Ÿ๐‘œ๐‘๐‘˜ ๐‘Ž๐‘  ๐‘๐‘’๐‘Ÿ๐‘“๐‘œ๐‘Ÿ๐‘š๐‘’๐‘‘ ๐‘๐‘ฆ ๐‘Š๐‘–๐‘™๐‘™๐‘–๐‘Ž๐‘š๐‘ , ๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘‘ ๐‘›๐‘œ๐‘ค ๐ต๐‘™๐‘Ž๐‘๐‘˜๐‘š๐‘Ž๐‘›, ๐‘–๐‘  ๐‘ฃ๐‘’๐‘Ÿ๐‘ฆ ๐‘š๐‘ข๐‘โ„Ž ๐‘Ž๐‘™๐‘–๐‘ฃ๐‘’ ๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘‘ ๐‘ค๐‘’๐‘™๐‘™.โ€
– ๐‘จ๐‘ณ๐‘ณ ๐‘จ๐‘ฉ๐‘ถ๐‘ผ๐‘ป ๐‘ฑ๐‘จ๐’๐’

On her “Works on Canvas” album the Jazz Times said the following:

โ€œ…๐‘๐‘Ÿ๐‘œ๐‘๐‘’๐‘’๐‘‘๐‘  ๐‘™๐‘–๐‘˜๐‘’ ๐‘Ž๐‘› ๐‘–๐‘š๐‘๐‘Ÿ๐‘’๐‘ ๐‘ ๐‘–๐‘œ๐‘›๐‘–๐‘ ๐‘ก๐‘–๐‘ ๐‘ ๐‘ข๐‘–๐‘ก๐‘’ ๐‘–๐‘› ๐‘คโ„Ž๐‘–๐‘โ„Ž ๐‘ โ„Ž๐‘’ ๐‘›๐‘œ๐‘ก ๐‘œ๐‘›๐‘™๐‘ฆ ๐‘“๐‘ข๐‘›๐‘๐‘ก๐‘–๐‘œ๐‘›๐‘  ๐‘Ž๐‘  ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’ ๐‘š๐‘Ž๐‘–๐‘› ๐‘Ÿโ„Ž๐‘ฆ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘š๐‘–๐‘ ๐‘’๐‘›๐‘”๐‘–๐‘›๐‘’ ๐‘œ๐‘“ ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’ ๐‘š๐‘ข๐‘ ๐‘–๐‘, ๐‘๐‘ข๐‘ก ๐‘Ž๐‘™๐‘ ๐‘œ ๐‘Ž ๐‘š๐‘Ž๐‘”๐‘›๐‘–๐‘“๐‘–๐‘๐‘’๐‘›๐‘ก ๐‘๐‘œ๐‘™๐‘œ๐‘Ÿ๐‘–๐‘ ๐‘กโ€ฆ๐‘Š๐‘œ๐‘Ÿ๐‘˜๐‘  ๐‘œ๐‘› ๐ถ๐‘Ž๐‘›๐‘ฃ๐‘Ž๐‘  ๐‘–๐‘  ๐‘Ž๐‘› ๐‘Ž๐‘š๐‘Ž๐‘ง๐‘–๐‘›๐‘” ๐‘๐‘œ๐‘Ÿ๐‘ก๐‘Ÿ๐‘Ž๐‘–๐‘ก ๐‘œ๐‘“ ๐‘œ๐‘›๐‘’ ๐‘œ๐‘“ ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘–๐‘  ๐‘”๐‘’๐‘›๐‘’๐‘Ÿ๐‘Ž๐‘ก๐‘–๐‘œ๐‘›’๐‘  ๐‘š๐‘œ๐‘ ๐‘ก ๐‘๐‘œ๐‘™๐‘œ๐‘Ÿ๐‘“๐‘ข๐‘™ ๐‘‘๐‘Ÿ๐‘ข๐‘š๐‘š๐‘’๐‘Ÿ๐‘ .โ€
– ๐‘ฑ๐‘จ๐’๐’ ๐‘ป๐‘ฐ๐‘ด๐‘ฌ๐‘บ

๐‚๐ข๐ง๐๐ฒ ๐ข๐ฌ ๐œ๐ฎ๐ซ๐ซ๐ž๐ง๐ญ๐ฅ๐ฒ ๐Ÿ๐ž๐š๐ญ๐ฎ๐ซ๐ž๐ ๐จ๐ง ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐’๐š๐ง๐ญ๐š๐ง๐š/๐ˆ๐ฌ๐ฅ๐ž๐ฒ ๐๐ซ๐จ๐ญ๐ก๐ž๐ซ๐ฌ ๐ซ๐ž๐ฅ๐ž๐š๐ฌ๐ž “๐๐จ๐ฐ๐ž๐ซ ๐จ๐Ÿ ๐๐ž๐š๐œ๐ž”, ๐Ÿ๐ž๐š๐ญ๐ฎ๐ซ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐ฌ๐จ๐ง๐  โ€œ๐ˆ ๐‘๐ž๐ฆ๐ž๐ฆ๐›๐ž๐ซโ€ ๐ฐ๐ก๐ข๐œ๐ก ๐ฌ๐ก๐ž ๐ฐ๐ซ๐จ๐ญ๐ž ๐š๐ง๐ ๐ฌ๐ข๐ง๐ ๐ฌ. In 2016, she connected with fellow drummer and world-class producer Narada Michael Walden (Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey, Aretha Franklin) and together the two have been working on new material. Cindy Blackman Santana continues to build a body of work and artistic legacy that make her one of the finest drummers, and recording artists of this or any generation.

๐“๐ข๐œ๐ค๐ž๐ญ๐ฌ ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ ๐ฏ๐ข๐ซ๐ญ๐ฎ๐จ๐ฌ๐จ ๐๐ซ๐ฎ๐ฆ๐ฆ๐ž๐ซ ๐‚๐ข๐ง๐๐ฒ ๐๐ฅ๐š๐œ๐ค๐ฆ๐š๐ง ๐’๐š๐ง๐ญ๐š๐ง๐š ๐ ๐จ ๐จ๐ง ๐ฌ๐š๐ฅ๐ž ๐…๐ซ๐ข๐๐š๐ฒ ๐’๐ž๐ฉ๐ญ๐ž๐ฆ๐›๐ž๐ซ ๐Ÿ‘ ๐š๐ญ ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ ๐๐จ๐จ๐ง ๐„๐’๐“ ๐จ๐ง Ticketmaster, Facebook Events at https://fb.me/e/1GWQjC2Qu and the Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club website at https://jimmysoncongress.com/event/cindy-blackman-santana/

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