Jazz Trumpeter Donald Byrd, Rest in Peace

Jazz musician and hip-hop collaborator Donald Byrd passed away earlier this week, though the Innanets just figured it all out on Thursday. He was 80. We here at Parlour thank Mr. Byrd for all of his creativity and fabulous trumpet grooves that were sampled and remixed from Guru, Main Source and Erykah Badu and elsewhere I’m sure we’re not even aware. Rest in power Donald Byrd.

— No idea why this was filmed sideways, but you get the idea.

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