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Jazz Musician of the Day: Venissa Santi

Published: 2011-05-10
Venissa Santi All About Jazz is celebrating Venissa Santi's birthday today!

Venissas artistry stems from the necessity to express the many influences that have nourished her spirit as a Cuban American. She was born in Ithaca, New York and hails from a long line of Cuban artists. But it was her grandfather, Jacobo Ros Capablanca, a Cuban composer who instilled in her a life-long passion for music. As a child she grew up listening to the sounds of Ravel...Venissas artistry stems from the necessity to express the many influences that have nourished her spirit as a Cuban American. She was born in Ithaca, New York and hails from a long line of Cuban artists. But it was her grandfather, Jacobo Ros Capablanca, a Cuban composer who instilled in her a life-long passion for music. As a child she grew up listening to the sounds of Ravel... more

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