This Day in History: 1963-05-08

Karl Farrent, British-born German trumpeter, moved to Lengerich, Westfalia, Germany at age 10, member of the Youth Jazz Orchestra Northrhine-Westfalia, member of EuroJazz (1981-86), principal trumpeter in the Southwest German Radio Big Band in Stuttgart, teaches at the Stuttgart Conservatory, director of the Bow-Tie Big Band, born in Wallington, England.