This Day in History: 1946-10-10

Henry Meredith, American trumpeter, wrote award-winning dissertation on Fantini while DMA student at Univ of Northern Colorado, faculty at Univ of Western Ontario, specialist in historic instruments, collector of thousands of instruments (many used in film industry), performed with Dodworth Saxhorn Band, The Queen’s Quadrille & Quickstep Society Orch, Tafelmusik, the Yankee Brass Band, principal in several (modern) orchestras, published composer, leader of L’Harmonie Universelle Ancienne, Plumbing Factory Brass Band, born in Douglas, Arizona.