This Day in History: 1963-04-21

Frank Greene, American trumpeter, at age 21 joined Woody Herman’s band as lead trumpet (1985-86), moved to NYC to play and record with dozens of famous jazz artists, played on Broadway show The Producers for six years and The Little Mermaid for two years, played lead for The David Letterman Show and the Today Show, lead with Maynard Ferguson’s band (1993-97), born in Ft. Mead, Maryland.