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Cindy Blackman

Cindy Blackman
Born: Nov 18, 1959 in Yellow Springs, OH
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Genre: Jazz
Biography: An accomplished, yet not flamboyant or showy drummer, Cindy Blackman has become a well-respected drummer and occasional bandleader in a short time. Both her mother and grandmother were classical musicians and her uncle a vibist. Blackman began playing drums as a child and studied classical percussion ...Read full biography
Released: 1992
Label: Muse
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Drummer Cindy Blackman's third Muse album shows a maturity, confidence, and assertiveness that her two previous sessions lacked. She is the unquestioned leader, sparkling in her playing and punctuating ...Read full review
Released: 2001
Label: High Note
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Cindy Blackman has led a long series of mostly acoustic jazz dates for the Muse and High Note labels. This particular set features her working group of 2000, a quartet with tenor saxophonist J.D. Allen, ...Read full review
More Cindy Blackman albums: Main Albums (11), Compilations (1), DVD/Video (2)