RIP: Charles “Bobo” Shaw, free-jazz drummer, member of the Human Arts Ensemble and Black Artists Group

RIP: Charles "Bobo" Shaw, free-jazz drummer, member of the Human Arts Ensemble and Black Artists Group

From St. Louis Jazz Notes:

Charles Wesley “Bobo” Shaw, a St. Louis drummer who helped found the Black Artists Group, co-led the Human Arts Ensemble, and played with many prominent jazz and creative musicians of the past half-century, has died at a nursing care facility in St. Louis. He was 69 years old. […]

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