Interesting, overlooked, and significant obituaries from around the world, as they happen, emphasizing the positive achievements of those who have died.
Friday, June 30, 2017
Trumpeter and innovative multi-instrumentalist best known for this work with Sun Ra -- via . He invented the Frankiphone aka the Space Harp (an electrified kalimba). His eight sons, all brass players constitute the bulk of the Hypnotic Brass Ensemble.