JAZZ LEGEND DONALD BYRD UPDATE


In a sweeping update, finally the shroud of secrecy was broken  by #Contemporary Jazz artist, #Alex Bugnon. From an unnamed location,Byrd’s nephew  confirmed what only a handful of people already knew. Reporting that his 80 year uncle had indeed died on Monday, February 4th, adding that for some reason, other family members were trying to shroud…

SOUL JAZZ MUSICIAN COMPOSER DONALD BYRD SUCCUMBS AT 80


Coming  this February 8 , a Jazz profile on the late #Donald Byrd, #Detroit- born Soul #Jazzmaster . who passed peacefully in his sleep at age 80 Monday morning. Further information surrounding his death and the memorial services forthcoming as  it becomes available. (Donald Byrd shown on right)