RIP Roswell Rudd 

Roswell Rudd at Jazzfestival Frankfurt

Source: Ottawa Citizen.

Trombonist Roswell Rudd, who was equally powerful playing with jazz’s leading avant-gardists such as Archie Shepp and Steve Lacy or collaborating with musicians from Mali and Mongolia, died Thursday night, succumbing to cancer that had been diagnosed in 2013. Rudd was 82.