This Day in History: 1958-05-10

Claude Deppa, South African trumpeter, versatile in classical and funk/jazz/Afro-Cuban, performed and recorded with Brotherhood of Breath, Carla Bley’s Very Big Band, Andy Sheppard’s Big-Co-Motion, section leader of Kinetica Bloco, founder of African Jazz Explosion, Horns Unlimited and Five Funky Fellas, born in Cape Town, South Africa.