This Day in History: 1890-08-24

Ernest Hall, British trumpeter, played solo cornet at the Liverpool Empire Theatre (1897), Hippodrome Theatre (1911 as solo cornet), served in WWI, played in Thomas Beecham Opera Company, played BB2 for a Promenade Concert, joined London Symph Orch as principal, principal of BBC Symph Orch, English premiere of Haydn’s Concerto, born in Liverpool, England.