Wayne Shorter, a Grammy-winning saxophonist, passed away.

According to Rolling Stone, Wayne Shorter, a well-known saxophonist, died at 89. Shorter’s team issued a statement announcing the terrible news.

“Visionary composer, saxophone, visual artist, ardent Buddhist, dedicated husband, father, and grandfather Wayne Shorter has died at the age of 89, exiting the earth as we know it and going on a new adventure as part of his incredible life,” the statement said.

“At the time of his transition, Shorter was accompanied by his beloved family in Los Angeles.”