“It’s my last time here,” he announced to the applauding crowd, which filled the Hollywood Bowl to the last bleacher. “And I’m gonna give you something you’ve never heard before. Take it back to the bridge!”
Cosby grabbed a trombone from the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, who followed his order with upbeat, New Orleans-style jazz.
The comedian tapped his foot, held the instrument to his mouth, threw his head back — and abruptly pulled it into two pieces.
“Thank you!” he yelled, walking away.