Cindy Blackman Discography

1987 (age 28)

Cindy Blackman

Wallace Roney, trumpet; Kenny Garrett, alto sax #1,3,6,7; Joe Henderson, tenor sax #2,5,8; Larry Willis, piano; Buster Williams, bass #1,3,6,7; Clarence Seay, bass #2,5,8; Cindy Blackman, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 8 & December 23, 1987
1.ArcaneMuse MR 5341; 32 Jazz 32178
2.Late AutumnMuse MR 5341
3.Dual Force-
4.Incindyary (drum solo)-
5.Teeter TotterMuse MR 5341; 32 Jazz 32178
6.Mirrored GlancesMuse MR 5341
7.Deceptacon-
8.The Awakening (bonus track)Muse MCD 5341; Vogue (F) VG 651 600609
* Muse MR 5341, MCD 5341; Vogue (F) VG 651 600609   Cindy Blackman - Arcane
* 32 Jazz 32178   Cindy Blackman - A Lil' Somethin', Somethin' - The Best Of The Muse Years

1989 (age 30)

Cindy Blackman Trio

Marc Cohen, piano; Charnett Moffett, bass; Cindy Blackman, drums.
CRS Studio No. 1, NYC, May 8, 1989
Autumn LeavesNinety-One (J) PAS-1002
On Green Dolphin Street-
Now's The Time-
Easy To Love-
Rhythm-a-ning-
Lover Man-
Moment's Notice-
* Ninety-One (J) PAS-1002   Cindy Blackman Trio Featuring Marc Cohen And Charnett Moffett - Autumn Leaves

1990

Cindy Blackman Trio + Two

Greg Osby, alto sax #1,2,7; Dave Fiuczynski, guitar; Santi Debriano, bass; Cindy Blackman, drums; Jerry Gonzalez, congas #5.
NYC, August 29 & 30, 1990
1.PossessionFree Lance (F) FRL-CD 015
2.Anna-
3.Next Time Forever-
4.Chorillo-
5.Dreams So Real-
6.The Quest-
7.Timbuktu-
8.I Hear A Rhapsody-
* Free Lance (F) FRL-CD 015   Cindy Blackman, Santi Debriano, Dave Fiuczynski Feat. Greg Osby And Jerry Gonzalez - Trio + Two
= Free Lance (F) FRL-NS-0304   Cindy Blackman, Santi Debriano, Dave Fiuczynski Feat. Greg Osby And Jerry Gonzalez - Paris Jazz New York 4

Cindy Blackman Quintet

Wallace Roney, trumpet; Steve Coleman, alto sax; Kenny Barron, piano; Lonnie Plaxico, bass; Cindy Blackman, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 19, 1990
Code RedMuse MCD 5365
Anxiety-
Next Time Forever-
Something For Art (drum solo)-
'Round MidnightMuse MCD 5365; 32 Jazz 32178
Circles-
Face In The DarkMuse MCD 5365
Green-
* Muse MCD 5365   Cindy Blackman - Code Red
* 32 Jazz 32178   Cindy Blackman - A Lil' Somethin', Somethin' - The Best Of The Muse Years

1992

Cindy Blackman Quartet

Antoine Roney, tenor, soprano sax; Jacky Terrasson, piano; Clarence Seay, bass; Cindy Blackman, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 18, 1992
Reves Electriques Du Matin (Electric Dreams In The Morning)Muse MCD 5437
SpankMuse MCD 5437; 32 Jazz 32178
TelepathyMuse MCD 5437
Well You Needn't-
Missing YouMuse MCD 5437; 32 Jazz 32178
Club HouseMuse MCD 5437
Reves Electriques De L'Apres Midi (Electric Dreams In The Afternoon)-
Jardin Secret-
Persuasion-
Tune UpMuse MCD 5437; 32 Jazz 32178
Reves Electriques De Minuit (Electric Dreams In The Evening)Muse MCD 5437
* Muse MCD 5437   Cindy Blackman - Telepathy
* 32 Jazz 32178   Cindy Blackman - A Lil' Somethin', Somethin' - The Best Of The Muse Years

1995

Cindy Blackman Quartet

Gary Bartz, alto, soprano sax; Kenny Barron, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Cindy Blackman, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 23, 1995
The OracleMuse MCD 5542
Crazy He Calls Me-
A.J.Muse MCD 5542; 32 Jazz 32178
Beatrice-
Who Needs ForeverMuse MCD 5542
Traffic-
Why-
Our BluesMuse MCD 5542; 32 Jazz 32178
* Muse MCD 5542   Cindy Blackman - The Oracle
* 32 Jazz 32178   Cindy Blackman - A Lil' Somethin', Somethin' - The Best Of The Muse Years

1997

Cindy Blackman Quartet

Ravi Coltrane, tenor, soprano, alto sax; Jacky Terrasson, piano, Fender Rhodes; Ron Carter, bass; Cindy Blackman, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 18, 1997
In The NowHighNote HCD 7024
Banana For Ron-
Passage-
King Among Men-
Sophia-
Prince Of Darkness-
Happy House-
A Strawberry For Cindy-
Let Love Rule-
* HighNote HCD 7024   Cindy Blackman - In The Now

1999 (age 40)

Cindy Blackman Quartet/Duo

J.D. Allen, tenor sax #1-3,5-9,11; Carlton Holmes, piano, Fender Rhodes, keyboards; George Mitchell, bass #1-3,5-9,11; Cindy Blackman, drums.
NYC, April 9, 1999
1.Green Dolphin StreetHighNote HCD 7038
2.Mudee Ya-
3.My Isha-
4.The Three Van Goghs-1-
5.Spanish Colored Romance-
6.Ballad Like-
7.My Ship-
8.April In Paris-
9.Beautiful World-
10.The Three Van Goghs-2-
11.Sword Of The Painter-
12.The Three Van Goghs-3-
* HighNote HCD 7038   Cindy Blackman - Works On Canvas

2000

Cindy Blackman Quartet

J.D. Allen, tenor sax; Carlton Holmes, piano, Fender Rhodes, keyboards; George Mitchell, bass; Cindy Blackman, drums.
NYC, April 27, 2000
My Funny ValentineHighNote HCD 7063
Call To The Ancentors (1st Interlude)-
Someday My Prince Will Come-
Walkin'-
Heaven Sent-
Call To The Ancentors (2nd Interlude)-
Eternal Justice-
Peebow's Vibe-
Glass Slippers-
Paradise Island-
Call To The Ancentors (Main Theme)-
* HighNote HCD 7063   Cindy Blackman - Someday...

2004

Cindy Blackman Quartet

J.D. Allen, tenor sax; Carlton Holmes, Fender Rhodes, synthesizer; George Mitchell, bass; Cindy Blackman, drums.
released 2004
AbracadabraSacred Sound Records 99936
Seven-
Insight (Past Wisdom)-
Letter To Theo-
Black Town (For Harlem)-
Insight (Right Now)-
For Wayne (Shorter That Is)-
The Infinite (For My Grandmother)-
The One (For God)-
same session.
Sam Pei-
The Drums And Me-
Stars In Eyes-
Insight (From My Father)-
Theme To Ginger's Rise-
All I Want-
Insight (From My Mother)-
Insight (The Future)-
I Come To The Garden Alone (As Played By Martha Blackman-Higby)-
* Sacred Sound Records 99936   Cindy Blackman - Music For The New Millennium

2005

Cindy Blackman Quartet/Group

Joe Lovano, tenor sax #8; Doug Carn, organ #1-4,6,7,9; Patrice Rushen, Fender Rhodes, synthesizer #11; Carlton Holmes, synthesizer #5,10; Mike Stern, guitar #1-4,6,7,9; Fionn O'Lochlainn, guitar #5,10; Vernon Reid, guitar #11; Benny Rietveld, bass #1-4,6,7,9; David Santos, bass #11; Cindy Blackman, drums, vocals.
NYC, October 9-11, 2005;
NYC, March 23 & 24, 2007;
NYC, January 8, 2008;
North Hollywood, CA, August 29, 2009
1.Vashkar4Q FQT-CD-1820
2.Where-
3.Beyond Games-
4.Vashkar Reprise-
5.40 Years Of Innovation-
6.The Game Theory-
7.Vashkar-The Alternate Dimension Theory-
8.Love Song-
9.And Heaven Welcomed A King-
10.There Comes A Time-
11.Wildlife-
* 4Q FQT-CD-1820   Cindy Blackman - Another Lifetime

2011 (age 52)

Spectrum Road

John Medeski, organ, Mellotron; Vernon Reid, guitar; Jack Bruce, bass, vocals; Cindy Blackman Santana, drums, vocals.
Maggie's Farm Recording, Pipersville PA, February 9-13, 2011
Vuelta AbajoPalmetto Records PM 2152-1
There Comes A Time-
Coming Back Home-
Where-
An T-eilan Muileach-
Vashkar-
One Word-
Blues For Tillmon-
Allah Be Praised-
Wild Life-
* Palmetto Records PM 2152-1, PM 2152   Spectrum Road

2012

Spectrum Road

John Medeski, Hammond B-3 organ, keyboards; Vernon Reid, guitar, vocals; Jack Bruce, bass, vocals; Cindy Blackman-Santana, drums, vocals.
"North Sea Jazz Festival", Rotterdam, Netherlands, July 6, 2012
intro / tuningwww.uitzendinggemist.nl/afleveringen/1271558
Vuelta Abajo-
There Comes A Time-
Coming Back Home-
Where-
Wild Life / Politician-
* www.uitzendinggemist.nl/afleveringen/1271558   Spectrum Road - North Sea Jazz Festival, Rotterdam, The Netherlands/July 6, 2012