The Stories and Sounds of Donald Byrd

November 20, 2019

Donald Byrd

On this episode of The Black Gold Historical Society, we take a look at the life of trumpeter / educator Donald Byrd. Check out his story plus the music of Byrd, Dexter Gordon, Art Blakey, Guru, J Dilla, and more. 

 

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