This Day in History: 1977-05-13

Brian Shaw, American trumpeter, equally versatile as classical soloist, jazz lead or jazz solo, baroque trumpeter and as trumpet professor, won the 1998 NTC jazz division, 2001 ITG orchestral excerpts, 2002 ITG Solo, 2002 Downbeat magazine award for composition, 2004 Silver medalist in the Ellsworth Smith, professor at LSU since 2007, born in Carmi, Illinois.