The flute player Bud Shank died at the age of 82. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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Flautist who performed the alto flute solo on The Mamas & The Papas song “California Dreamin’.” He was also a member of the Innovations in Modern Music Orchestra, led by Stan Kenton.
He was married to his wife Linda Shank until his death.