On their Facebook page, Music Matters reports the passing of Rudy Van Gelder, the legendary jazz recording engineer for many albums on Prestige and Blue Note. "Rest in Peace, Rudy Van Gelder. People close to the family are reporting that Rudy Van Gelder has passed away. No one made a bigger mark on the way we experience modern jazz. Every day we work to ensure Rudy's legacy lives on. Thank you, Rudy, for all the beauty."