This Day in History: 1938-03-03

Jean-Pierre Mathez, Swiss jazz and classical trumpeter, author and publisher, performed with traditional style jazz groups, principal trumpet of the Miedersächsiches Sinfonie-Orchester in Hanover and the Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, teacher at the Lausanne Conservatory and Fribourg Conservatory, member of the Edward Tarr Brass Ensemble and Edward Tarr Trumpet Ensemble, founded BIM publishing and Editions BIM, born in Biel-Bienne, Switzerland.