This Day in History: 1955-10-04

Alexander Simanovich, Belarussian trumpeter, career began as principal of orchestras in Novopolozk and teacher of the music school there, principal of the Military Orchestra in East Berlin, member of the Central Military Orch in St. Petersburg, taught at the St. Petersburg Conservatory,  member of The Russian Five brass quintet, born in Bobruysk, Belarus.