This Day in History: 1889-08-06

Yakov Skomorovsky, Russian trumpeter and bandleader, principal in the St. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra, principal of the St. Petersburg-Petrograd Theatre Orchestra, principal of the Petrograd-Leningrad Maliy Opera House Orchestra and Petrograd-Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra, excellent jazz player and jazz band leader, born in Kherson, Ukraine.

No tags for this post.