Bobby Sanabria - drummer, percussionist, composer, arranger, recording artist, producer, filmmaker, conductor, educator, multi-cultural warrior and multiple Grammy nominee – has performed with a veritable Who's Who in the world of jazz and Latin music, as well as with his own critically acclaimed ensembles. His diverse recording and performing experience includes work with such legendary figures as Dizzy Gillespie, Tito Puente, Paquito D'Rivera, Charles McPherson, Mongo Santamaría, Ray Barretto, Marco Rizo, Arturo Sandoval, Roswell Rudd, Chico O'Farrill, Candido, Yomo Toro, Francisco Aguabella, Larry Harlow, Henry Threadgill, and the Godfather of Afro-Cuban Jazz, Mario Bauzá.
If you visit Sanabria's website, you'll hear an audio excerpt from his latest recording, Kenya Revisited Live, in which he says: "This is not nostalgia. This is the music of yesterday, today and tomorrow. And, as the great Art Blakey said, 'Anyplace that jazz is played is a sacred place.' So thank you for coming to church tonight!"
Catch the spirit tonight at Jazz at the Players!