This Day in History: 1961-03-25

Richard Soelzel, American trumpeter, studied with Leon Rapier, member of the US Coast Guard Band as solo cornet and principal trumpeter, taught at University of Southwestern Louisiana, principal in the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, joined the New World Symphony, then taught at Harid Conservatory, then teacher at Grand Valley State University in Michigan, featured artist at several ITG Conferences, born in Cleveland, Ohio.