Rahsaan Roland Kirk performs “aint no sunshine”

The raw emotionality of Rahsaan Roland Kirk’s playing has been a huge influence on my flute playing. He has been an inspiration for many flutists including Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull fame. I wish I had the chance to hear him live in concert. At least we have recordings and videos such as this to continue to spread his legacy.

enjoy this clip:

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