This Day in History: 1927-08-09

Hans Gerards, German trumpeter, chamber musician and principal of the Städtisches Orchester, principal of the Mönchengladbach orch., member of the Rheydt City Theater Orch., principal of the Philharmonic Orch. of the State Theater in Mainz, taught at the Peter Cornelius Conservatory, born in Teveren, Germany.